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Student Life at Ryerson

My time here at Ryerson has revolved around many extra curricular activities that have introduced me to tons of great people. These groups have helped give me a well-rounded experience during my four years, and I wouldn’t be the same without them. This post aims to highlight one group in particular: The Vietnamese Student Association at Ryerson […]

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Power to the People at the Ryerson Image Centre

I recently attended the Ryerson Image Centre‘s opening party for Power to the People: Photography and Video of Repression and Black Protest, a new winter exhibit on campus. Power to the People creates a visually shocking exploration of state violence enacted by lawmakers and police against people of colour and their struggles for justice and […]

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Why Winter Semester is the Best

It’s the first week back from winter break and even though I miss my homework-free days, I have to say that I’m excited to be back! A big reason for my excitement is because we’ve officially kicked off the Winter semester of the school year. I’ll admit that the weather isn’t so great (I’ll take sunny […]

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Ryerson’s Top Moments of 2016

It’s officially 2017 and the new year has us all caught with a case of the feels. Although January is a new beginning it can also quite a nostalgic month. 2016 overall seems to have gotten a pretty bad rap, however this was definitely a defining year in Ryerson history. Let’s take a break from […]

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Free Things To Do in Toronto January 2017

Toronto is absolutely full of free things to do, but it’s all about knowing when and where it’s going to happen! Here’s my list of five free events, festivals and fun times you need to check out downtown this January.   Toronto Design Offsight Festival The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) is Canada’s largest cultural […]

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Cookbooks for Undergrads

The frosh fifteen is no myth. Now that the fall semester is wrapping up, you’re probably just as concerned with the numbers on your bathroom scale as you are your GPA. Being the campus in the heart of downtown Toronto unfortunately also makes Ryerson the campus within striking distance of tantalizing Big Macs, Whoppers, taquitos, […]

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Campus Coffee Tips

I drink too much coffee. In a gradual process largely spurred by my enrolment in a masters degree, I went from nursing a cup of coffee with cream every morning to requiring a continuous espresso drip to get through the day. Although my addiction to the black stuff is likely shaving years off my life, […]

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Saving Money During the Holidays

As a student, saving money is important as we wait for Canada to catch up with the whole affordable education thing. Some people have a month off during the winter break, which is a dangerous time for everyone’s bank accounts. I admit that this post comes too late to help me and my bone-chilling credit card […]

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Apps to Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Making resolutions is a big part of the New Year, and on paper, my list of goals always seems super easy and attainable. But, over the course of the year I find myself becoming unmotivated, which means that I very rarely complete any of my resolutions. Keeping up with resolutions is a lot harder than we […]

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