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First-year student Matthew Vocino is the first recipient of the award. (Charlotte Arnold/Ryersonian Staff)

Barbara Turnbull Award given to Ryerson sport media student

A first-year student in sport media is the first recipient of the Barbara Turnbull award — named after the Toronto Star journalist.

by Charlotte Arnold· · News, Off Campus, students
One of the many inaccessible Kerr Hall entrances. (Ryersonian Image Archives)

Ryerson and accessibility don’t go hand-in-hand

For most people, the main problem with Ryerson’s many buildings is that they require stepping outside into winter’s cold. For someone in a wheelchair, the problems go much further. I broke my ankle at school last year, landing me in a wheelchair for four weeks. It broke during a moment of inattention. I missed a step on the stairs, fell […]

by Emma Dillabough· · Opinion, students