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Introducing Emma Macklin!

Hello, friends! My name is Emma and I’m super thrilled that I’m going to be one of the WhyRyerson bloggers this year! This is something that has interested me ever since I started following WhyRyerson when I was in the eleventh grade. I remember absolutely freaking out about what I was going to do after […]

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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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Top 5 Ice Cream Places You HAVE To Try

It might be getting into the coolers season but no one is ever too cool for ice cream! I took one for the team and decided to track down five ice cream shops around town that you need to visit at least once. Trust me, you won’t need any convincing after you see the pictures. […]

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4 Ways to Beat the Heat at Ryerson

To say this summer has been warm would be an understatement. This first half of 2016 has set global temperature records, and the weather in Toronto is no exception. Heat alerts have been issued every other week, copious air conditioning usage has paralyzed the power grid, and serpentine line-ups have bogged down local ice creams […]

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5 Things To Do Around Campus This Summer

Did you know that Ryerson University is located right in the heart of Downtown Toronto? Well, you do now! If you’re planning on checking us out this summer, but aren’t too sure what to do to make the most of your day, here 5 things you can do around our campus:   1 – Check […]

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Ryerson’s First Snapchat Campus Tour!

Ryerson’s Open House happened this past March Break, and I had a blast running the WhyRyerson Snapchat all week! Together we witnessed the FCAD Conference kick-off, you saw me hosting a campus tour, we saw some pretty amazing students and of course, you watched me do crazy things at Open House! In case you missed […]

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Moving Up, On, and Out!

WHOA. It feels like the semester just started yesterday. I remember feeling the same way around this time in first year – it’s as if life was literally flying by. Fall semester always feels way too long, and winter goes by way too fast. In order to keep up with the fast pace, I’ve already had to start […]

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10 Views From RU That You’ve Probably Never Seen Before

That’s right, it’s INSTAGRAM FEATURE TIME! Check out these 10 posts from Ryerson community members who clearly have an eye for art: 1. I’ve NEVER seen Kerr Quad like this:    2. Or this angle in the RCC – Kerr Hall Bridge:    3. How about dat snowy SLC:   4. O’Keefe Residence looking as hip […]

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Shay’s Declassified Rye Survival Guide: Pt. 1 – Student Involvement 

Alright. In my first blog I promised I’d let all of you know what I do around Ryerson and how I got involved with them. So here it is! Welcome to part 1 of my new series that I like to call “Shay’s Declassified Rye Survival Guide”. ( If you’ve yet to read my first […]

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WhyRyerson at Buffer Festival 2015!

One of the many reasons to choose Ryerson is our downtown location. We aren’t joking when we say that Ryerson is located at the heart of Toronto! Being so close to the industry gives students opportunities to attend some pretty high class events. These are things which are happening at locations which literally border the Ryerson […]

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