Post Tagged with: "Ukrainian Students’ Club"

Yana Kachaluba is a Ukrainian student at Ryerson.

Surviving a faraway war

  A Ukrainian-born Ryerson student is struggling to maintain normalcy in the face of conflict in her home country, where her relatives still live. Yana Kachaluba says she has grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins living in Ukraine, where war looms after after a week of the worst violence since a promising ceasefire between the government and pro-Russian rebels in early September quickly apart. Despite parliament voting […]

by Gina Wicentowich· · Features, News, On Campus, Top stories
Performers sing a popular Ukrainian song at the "Playing for Ukraine" awareness concert. (Courtesy Feiyang Liu)

Toronto artists show support for Ukraine

Toronto residents had Ukrainian protesters in their thoughts, prayers and songs this weekend. “Playing for Ukraine,” a Ukrainian awareness concert, was held Saturday as a way to support the eastern European nation through music. Fourth-year Ryerson geography student Svitlana Hrytsenko was among those supporters. The event featured local musicians, poets and artists and took place at On Cue Billiards in […]

by Hailey Chan· · Arts & Life, Music, News, Off Campus