Downtown Food – Seven Lives Taco

Hey guys! The great thing about being in downtown Toronto is that there is an abundance of awesome places to eat at. With that in mind, I’ve decided to start a new mini-series called “Downtown Food.” In said series, I will do a casual review of some of the most popular restaurants and eateries. A […]

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Getting Involved at University: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

For me, getting involved was always like second nature. I swear by the age of 5 I was already involved in 27 million clubs and counting. So when I got to university, I automatically was interested in how to get involved! This year, I’m apart of numerous organizations across campus. I’m VP of Marketing on […]

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Introducing Myself!

Hi there! Welcome! My name is Tessa and I’ll be blogging here all year long to bring you a special inside look into the life of a Ryerson student. This is my second year back as a blogger on WhyRyerson, and I can’t wait to share my new adventures with all of you! But first, […]

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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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Ryerson’s Blue & Gold Ball 2014

Hey guys! Ryerson’s Blue & Gold Ball recently took the campus by storm! It was an amazing event filled with great musical performances, a little bit of fire-breathing, and some rad strobe lights. The event itself took place at the Mattamy Athletic Center, and tickets were ONLY $11. The Ball originates from the 1950s, wherein it […]

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Celebrity Encounters in Toronto

There’s no doubt that living in a big city comes with its fair share of perks. For me, one of the coolest things about Ryerson is that its only a short distance from the Entertainment District which means having countless opportunities to experience a little bit of Hollywood excitement! Since moving to Toronto, I’ve been […]

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My Week In Pictures – A Visual Guide To Student Life cont.

Greetings fellow readers! Just like my last Week In Pictures post, this piece will not be as word-intensive as most of our other blogs. While it may be true that a picture can say a thousand words, I’ve added a little caption to each of image to provide some more context. The pictures span from […]

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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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