5 Tips for Your First 2 Weeks

August is winding down. Sadly, it’s time to trade in the deck chairs and daiquiris for textbooks and Tim Horton’s coffee. Starting school can be a hard transition, not only for new undergraduates but also for those returning for their second, third, or fourth years. But if you keep these tips in mind, your first […]

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4 Pokémon That Toronto Needs

Hey Nintendo! You’re doing a bang up job with Pokémon Go. Pretty much everyone in Toronto is playing your new mobile game instead of paying attention to where they’re walking on the sidewalk. But, hey, isn’t finding a brand new Pokémon friend worth a few scrapes, bruises, and the odd concussion? If there’s one thing […]

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What I Wish I Knew

Earlier this year, The Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) and I collaborated on an idea highlighting some of the key questions first year’s have when they start their term at Ryerson. A YouTube video titled “RSU- What I Wish I Knew” now exists, and goes over just that! As we round out our academic term over here on […]

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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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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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Keys to a Successful Start to Second Semester (ft. Victoria Morton)

Second semester is well underway here at Ryerson and everyone is back on campus! In efforts to find out how students were planning on a successful start to the semester I partnered with well-known student leader, Victoria Morton, and took it right to Gould St! Victoria isn’t your average third year Media Production student. She has been […]

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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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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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Single/Multi Camera Adventures in First Year Media Production

The winter semester of my first year in Media Production has been the funnest few months of my entire existence (not exaggerating). After some introductory courses in Digital Media, Creative Processes, and Sound Production last semester, we finally got the opportunity to try our hand at making videos – which I’ve realized is my most favourite […]

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