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Screen grab of "Stop Paying to Work" petition. (Courtesy RSU/

Paid internships: not a priority, says Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities

After meeting with the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, RSU’s vice-president education, Cormac McGee, says the ministry was honest in saying unpaid internships are not at the top of their list.

by Samantha Tapp· · News
Part-time job search kicks off for the new school year

Part-time job search kicks off for the new school year

As students search for ways to make ends meet for the new school year, the Ryerson Career Centre is trying to help. The centre last week organized the annual part-time jobs career fair that was aimed at helping students trying to gain work experience and earn some income at the same time.

by Veronica Cusi· · Business, Videos
Ryerson students Karl Sarkis (sitting left), Elijah Sabadlan (standing left), and Mitchell May (standing, behind with grey sweater) with mentors from E.R.A. Architects earlier this summer.

Architecture students get real-life experience on Canada’s East Coast

First-hand experience is often the best kind. Ryerson student Elijah Sabadlan travelled to Newfoundland this summer to put his architectural science degree to use, but his lessons weren’t all technical. “Before we actually started working on the project, we spent time in the community getting to know the people and the history of the town, so it was more meaningful,” […]

by Nicole Servinis· · News, Off Campus