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Getting Involved

One of the best things about Ryerson is the amount of opportunities there are for getting involved in the community, and how many different types roles you can take on. I remember during my first week at Ryerson, going down Gould Street for the campus clubs day, I signed up for almost everything. My email […]

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Student Life Highlight: StyleCircle

“Student Life Highlight” is a new series that highlights student groups in the faculty of communication and design. Through interviews with students from the student group and working with them day-to-day, Student Life Highlight aims to show you the great things that Ryerson has to offer. StyleCircle is one of my all time favourite groups […]

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Three Ways Musicians@Ryerson’s Battle of the Bands is Similar to Ryerson University

Tristan Rotilio is a 3rd year Business Management student. He’s here on WhyRyerson to let you know a little about his experience with Musicians@Ryerson and their annual Battle of the Bands! — This year I had the pleasure of being apart of the organizing team that put together Musicians@Ryerson’s annual Battle of the Bands. The Battle of […]

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Why Winter Semester is the Best

It’s the first week back from winter break and even though I miss my homework-free days, I have to say that I’m excited to be back! A big reason for my excitement is because we’ve officially kicked off the Winter semester of the school year. I’ll admit that the weather isn’t so great (I’ll take sunny […]

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5 Student Groups You Need to Join This Year

Ryerson has something for everyone when it comes to student groups. Classes should be your main focus at school, but let’s not forget how fun it is to get involved in the Ryerson community! From religious groups, to cultural groups, to social groups, to professional groups you have a PLETHORA of choices awaiting you. (Insider […]

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10 Reasons Why You’ll LOVE Ryerson

This article was previously featured on our Buzzfeed account. Visit us today at buzzfeed.com/whyryerson! 1. Gould Street Ryerson University This is the heart of our campus! Gould Street is closed to car traffic, so year round it’s a hub of activity – whether you’re walking to class or enjoying the Ryerson Farmers Market! 2. Lake […]

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4 Cool New Student Groups on Campus!

  The Ryerson community is constantly expanding, and it seems like there’s a student group for almost anything! Check out these 4 new Ryerson student groups (created in 2015-2016) which I think are pretty awesome: 1 . Song Writers Advocating Teamwork (S.W.A.T) Say what?? Song writing? Advocacy? Teamwork? Wow! Ryerson’s student network of Producers, DJ’s, Songwriters, […]

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11 Featured Student Groups at Ryerson

One of the best parts about coming to university is the opportunity to connect with an entirely new network of students that share your exact same interests. From movies, music, gaming, and anime to volunteering, animals, and activism, Ryerson offers over 80 wonderfully diverse student led groups you can be a part of and interact with […]

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RU Leadership Program Launch

One of the most exciting new developments happening here at Ryerson is launch of the brand new RU Leadership program, an engaging way for students to develop their leadership skills! I attended the event on the 20th, and I must say, not only was there mindblowingly delicious food, the atmosphere was buzzing with enthusiasm from […]

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RU Student Life’s Movie Night Under the Stars

Last Thursday I spent my evening with friends, eating popcorn and a hotdog, drinking coffee, and sobbing profusely over the emotional torture weapon that is The Fault In Our Stars! Wooo! Many of you are probably like me and heard of TFIOS, thinking Oh, this sounds like a nice book to read! I’ll give it […]

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