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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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Tips for Writing a Strong Essay

I’ve noticed that when I’m to edit an essays, or when required to conduct peer reviews in my courses, essay writing does not come easily to everyone. That’s why I have provided some tips for essay writing that I’ve gotten from professors, or learned from experience. I am in no way saying I get 100% on all my […]

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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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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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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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Shay’s Declassified Rye Survival Guide: Pt. 3 – Early Morning Classes

If you’re a first year student heading to Ryerson, odds are that you’ll be introduced to at least one 8 a.m. lecture. Don’t be afraid. This is a natural part of your Ryerson experience. In fact, if you learn how to survive them, you’ll find them quite beneficial. Here’s my 5 tips to make the […]

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Shay’s Declassified Rye Survival Guide: Pt. 2 – Time Management

Time Management. It’s really an art form. This year I became the master of managing my time. It’s something you really need to get the hang of, especially when you start having many commitments above your classes and usual work load. Below I’ve listed 5 tips and tricks to help you better manage your time […]

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