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Ryerson’s Vision Media Conference

Vision seemed to have almost appeared out of thin air this year. With only whispers of a media conference coming to Ryerson this winter, back in September 2016, many students weren’t sure what to expect from the RTA production. However, after attending this 1-day event this past weekend, I can tell you what an amazing […]

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Winter Semester Conference Guide!

Aside from looking good on resumés, conferences can be fun learning experiences and great opportunities to network. In my first year I used to fear conferences because the sound of the word “networking” sent shivers down my spine. I went to the “TEDxRyerson” conference as well as the “RU a Leader?” conference back in my […]

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It’s Class Schedule Season!

August is here, which means it’s just about time to start thinking about your courses! Course enrolment is an exciting time for some, and a stressful time for others. In order to set you up for success, we’ve created this blog post to help you out! First off, let’s understand some key language: Course Intentions are chosen earlier […]

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WhyRyerson at NXNE Interactive!

Last week Ryerson was honoured to host the NXNE Interactive conference in our very own Ted Rogers School of Management! Known as “Future Land,” attendees were in for a day full of all the latest tech in music, gaming, and interactive technology! There was also a series of panels surrounding the future of the industry, and […]

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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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New Year, New… Me?

Winter is upon us at Ryerson and I’m just entering my second semester of my second year here at Ryerson. As I’m sure you could imagine, about 1,000,000 things are running through my mind every second. I’m not much of a new year resolutions kind of guy, but there’s definitely been a few things I’ve been […]

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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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My 4 Favourite Projects This Semester

My first semester of second year Media Production is unfortunately almost over. I can’t believe how much fun I’ve had in 12 short weeks. I got to try new things, learn more about myself, and collaborate with amazing people on creative projects. Looking back, I’m so thankful for every experience that helped me grow this […]

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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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Meet Shay!

Hey! I’m Shay. I’m also one of your WhyRyerson Bloggers / Snapchatters / Tweeters / Instagram..ers? This post is my first official introduction to all of you, although you may have seen me before this past weekend when we were covering the Ontario Universities Fair (or as we know it, OUF). I’m a second year […]

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