Post Tagged with: "veterans"

(Samraweet Yohannes)

Lest we forget: 100 years of history

For two minutes this morning the City of Toronto stood still. Nothing could be heard save for the rustle of the wind as it blew through the microphones. At Old City Hall, crowds of people including Mayor John Tory cradled the Cenotaph with bowed heads of remembrance and hymns of sacrifice. One hundred years ago today on Nov. 11, 1916, […]

by Alexandra Chronopoulos· · Opinion
(Courtesy of Martin Brigden)

Helping Rye veterans get back to school

Chris Munro spent a good portion of his life either in the military or as a blue collar worker; he thought of himself as a physical man. After returning to civilian life, he wanted to get back into school but didn’t know where to start. This is where Bridges to Ryerson came in. It is a program operated through Ryerson’s […]

by Michal Stolarczyk· · News
Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 41

Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 41

The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, News, Podcasts
Ovais Ahmed, head of Ryerson's veterans alumni group, wants to help support ex-military students. (Charlotte Arnold/Ryersonian Staff)

Ex-soldier helping others transition to civilian and student life at Ryerson

A former soldier wants to help others translate their military experience into civilian skills.

by Charlotte Arnold· · education, News, On Campus, students