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7 Ways To Get Around Toronto Without A Car

Toronto is is both a small city (when you compare it to the likes of Los Angeles or New York) and also a very, very large city. With so much to do and so little places to park, it’s no surprise that a lot of downtowners don’t actually own a car. It’s expensive, traffic is […]

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Your Guide To Visual Schedule Builder

You may have heard the buzz about the new RAMSS alternative, Visual Schedule Builder . I’m here to tell you yes, it exists. And yes, it is awesome!   VSB is a fairly new feature which you can find when you log into RAMSS. It opens up a new window (and a new world) to help […]

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7 Tips To Conquer Course Enrolment

One of the most exciting, and let’s be honest, terrifying parts of starting university is course enrolment. Don’t worry, we understand. This is probably a completely new system for you, and trust me when I say we were all in your shoes at one point. To start off we use RAMSS (Ryerson’s Administrative Management Self Service). […]

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City of Neighbourhoods Ep. 5: Harbourfront

Visiting the Harbourfront is a perfect way to spend a day or a night in the city. It’s really unfortunate that many people who visit our city don’t realize how gorgeous our waterfront is. Yes, we’re known for busy streets and high-rises but, come on! The Harbourfront deserves more recognition. Don’t believe me? Watch the vlog […]

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City Of Neighbourhoods: Ep. #4 – Yorkville

For episode 4 of City of Neighbourhoods I decided to check out one of the must luxurious spots in Toronto, Yorkville! With 28-million-dollar condos and $60 cups of coffee, it may be a while until I can afford a place here (probably never going to happen but hey, a girl can dream!), so for now we’ll […]

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University Freedom: What It Means And What To Do About It

As a seasoned residence advisor I have seen my fair share of move-in days. All over campus you can feel the excitement, the nervousness and the overwhelming feeling of uncertainty. You can see the hugs of nervous parents or supportive friends reluctant to say goodbye. Or perhaps you’ll see the students who have started this terrifying […]

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City of Neighbourhoods Ep. #3: Entertainment District

Here is the third stop on my City of Neighbourhoods tour! Although many people pass off the Entertainment District as a tourist area, as a local I spend a bunch of time there! Where else can you find Toronto’s best restaurants, clubs, theatres, and fun attractions? Whether you’re stopping by Toronto for a day or […]

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City of Neighbourhoods Ep. 2: St. Lawrence & Distillery District

I loved my latest adventure for the second episode of City of Neighbourhood (CON). These are two of my favourite places downtown and some of the most recognizable ones for people outside of Toronto. If you haven’t checked it out or it’s been a while since you’ve visited, do yourself a favour and go exploring! […]

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11 Festivals To Check Out This June In Toronto

Summer festival season is upon us. If you’re going to be in town this June, do yourself a favour and check some of these out! A lot of them are free, and that’s always a great time. – Taste of Toronto Where: Garrison Common, 100 Garrison Rd. Toronto When: June 15-18, 2017 Price: Starts at […]

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City of Neighbourhoods #1: Queen St. W & Kensington

  Oh, hi there!   My name is Karin and I going into my 4th year at Ryerson studying Media Production. This summer I’ll be showing you all the reasons I love Ryerson and Toronto, so if you don’t already follow @WhyRyerson you should go that. Go. QUICK! I love anything media and am a self-proclaimed Starbucks addict. Typically, […]

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