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5 Tricks to Help You Nail Your University Essay

Essays in University are significantly different compared to high school, there’s no denying it. While I’m only in my second year at Ryerson, I’ve already written loads of papers and have been able to pick up on a few essential steps to producing a successful essay. So listen up, because these are often things we […]

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4 Steps To Choosing The Right Electives

This year I’m taking my 4th and 5th electives at Ryerson, and I can honestly say they’ve improved my university experience in a HUGE way. Ryerson has tons and tons of interesting electives to choose from, and picking 2 electives that are right for you in your first year of university can be a challenge. […]

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Greatest Moments From First Year

Wow. It’s hard to believe how quickly my first year of university flew by! It’s been an eventful 8 months to say the least. I’m starting to get sad just thinking about leaving Ryerson and all the friends I’ve made in rez and in classes. After having this whole new experience, I can definitely say […]

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Taking Advantage of Free Workshops

There’s no doubt that transitioning from high school to university can often be a huge shock, and requires some time to adjust. Well, Ryerson wants to help make this switch as easy as possible for students by introducing them to the different expectations of higher learning. How? With tons of free workshops, of course! The […]

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5 Reasons Why 8am Classes Aren’t So Bad

Okay okay, I know most of you are probably already shaking your heads at this BUT before you press the little X at the top right corner just hear me out. My concentration levels are MUCH higher in earlier classes (with a black coffee of course). I’m much more awake and notice I retain more information […]

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My Six New Courses For The Winter Term!

As school has started up again, I’d like to share the new and exciting courses I’ll be taking this semester! This will give you an idea of the different academic fields at Ryerson and provide a glimpse into specific classes for any of you that are interested in the Creative Industries program. I’ve been really […]

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How To: Get Motivated For School After A Long Break In 3 Easy Steps

If you’re anything like me, having almost a full month’s break from my last exam to the first day of school in the New Year makes me excited to be back! I missed all hustle and bustle of the downtown core, learning new things, and meeting new people. But one week into school and I’m […]

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Guest Blog: Getting Ahead During The Winter Break – Preparing Your Application For Ryerson University

Katelyn Mentone is the co-ordinator for Ryerson Undergraduate Admissions and Recruitment’s Client Services — The winter break. It’s a well-deserved time to relax, enjoy family and celebrate the end of the year.  What you may not know is that it’s also a great time to get ahead on your university applications! Between classes, high school […]

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S.M.A.R.T Goal Setting With Me!

As university students were almost always trying to stay on track and ahead of the game. This week was Ryerson’s Entrepreneurship week and I was lucky enough to get enough time to attend a couple of these events. I learned about everything from setting goals to keeping motivated. So this week I decided to share with […]

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Exploring Toronto: The Harbourfront

It’s no secret that living in a big city can sometimes be overwhelming. Although I love being immersed in the campus environment and the downtown hustle and bustle, I’ve recently discovered how great it is to get away from the concrete surroundings and busy streets for an afternoon of relaxing and taking in some of […]

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