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5 New Uses for your Ryerson OneCard!

‘Wait a second.. Isn’t a OneCard just the ID you get once you’re accepted to Ryerson? I heard you use it like twice a year at exams..” WRONG!  Your OneCard is arguably one of the most important things you’ll own as a Ryerson student. In fact, here’s 5 unique uses you’ve probably never heard of: 1. Laundry […]

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The Value of Peer-to-Peer Learning at Ryerson

One of my favourite things about Ryerson is the focus my courses take on group work and peer-to-peer learning. Getting hands on experience while collaborating with your peers is an extremely valuable tool to develop while you’re in university. Here’s a few reasons why this has been crucial for me in my personal and professional […]

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8 Emojis that PERFECTLY describe my First Year at Ryerson

  If you have us on Snapchat (@WhyRyerson), then you already know we are ALL about that emoji life. That’s why I decided to pinpoint 8 of the most accurate emojis which describe my first year. Boy.. was that a challenge! 1. The Snowflake This one was inspired by those cold Toronto winters. Coming from […]

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Travelling Home for the Holidays in 10 GIFs

Being an out-of-province Ryerson Student, once a year I get to enjoy the thrill of flying home for the holidays. Here’s 10 gifs that show you what to expect during your first time flying home over winter break: 1. Every flight ever is full. 2. When you find a flight, It’s always 10x more expensive than literally […]

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Dealing with Stress

University is an amazing time, but it’s not always a walk in the park. We all find ourselves getting stressed out to the point where we question whether “this” is even worth it. It can be hard, but here are some ways to battle that dirty word: stress. Let it out  I gave a similar tip […]

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Conquering Exam Time: A Guide to Study Spaces

  Exam season is here, and Ryerson students are packed into the library, the Student Learning Centre, Kerr Hall, the Quad, coffee shops, their residence rooms, apartments or homes for long hours at a time, hustling to prepare for the end of the semester. I’ve been known to frequent the library pretty much all the time […]

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The Best Ways To Meet New People

Adapting to a new environment always involves getting to know new people that will soon become your friends for life. It can be tough to put yourself out there, but once you do, I promise you’ll find amazing people that have the exact same interests as you! Here’s some essential ways to meet your future […]

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