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Top Five Thrift Stores Around Toronto

I am the thrifting queen, and there is absolutely no doubt about that. Catch me at any point, on any day, and I will be wearing head-to-toe thrifted clothing (and likely carrying thrifted books). Today, I am sharing with you a few of my secret thrifting havens around campus so you can be as thrifty […]

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A Friends Guide to Midterms

It’s midterms season everyone! Whether you’re a rookie or a vet, a test worth 20% or more of your mark is still a daunting task. If you’re like me, and used reading week to binge watch a few too many Netflix series, use this five step guide to get you back on track in time […]

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10 Unique Electives To Take at Ryerson

The open elective table is like the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. This list of courses is complied from every faculty and every program on campus to truly give you the chance to explore different opportunities outside your program! Check out these ten unique open electives that you could take at […]

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Ryerson’s Back-to-School To-Do List

So, we’ve officially been back at Ryerson just over a month now. The nerves have settled down and your official back-to-school excuse list has been exhausted. It’s a new year and a new you, so it’s time we start treating October like the new February- you know, the month after you’ve made all those new year resolutions […]

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Hey I’m Taylor Stone!

Guess who’s back… back again. Hey everyone! My name is Taylor, and I’m super excited to be back at WhyRyerson snapping/blogging/tweeting my way through this year. A little about me, I’m in my fourth and final year of Professional Communications (also known as ProCom), with minors in Public Relations and Marketing. As this is my final year I’m […]

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I’m Will – and here is 5 fun facts!

Hi there! If you are reading this I assume you or someone you know is considering coming to Ryerson, or you are my mom (hi mom). I am so excited to be one of the new students who will spend the year showing you my life, and also what makes Ryerson and Toronto so great! […]

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My Favourite Classes at Ryerson (so far!)

After three years I think I can finally narrow down some of my favourite classes. From electives to liberals, from the Faculty of Communication and Design (FCAD) to the Ted Rogers School of Management (TRSM) and everything in between, here are 5 of my favourite classes taken at Ryerson.   NNS 102 Course Name: Understanding Multimedia Journalism […]

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Stages of An All-Nighter: Gilmore Girls Edition

There are 2 important things that I think you should know about me. First, I excel at procrastination. This has come back to haunt me time and time again, especially during the end of the semester with projects and finals. The second thing you should know is that I love Gilmore Girls. I always try to include the show […]

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De-Stressing on Campus

After the calm of reading week, school likes to hit you with as many essays, projects, midterms, and 20-minute presentations it can all at once. As an English major I like to refer to November as essay month, a physically taxing time of year when I can be found carrying up to 12 books on […]

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