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Top Five Thrift Stores Around Toronto

I am the thrifting queen, and there is absolutely no doubt about that. Catch me at any point, on any day, and I will be wearing head-to-toe thrifted clothing (and likely carrying thrifted books). Today, I am sharing with you a few of my secret thrifting havens around campus so you can be as thrifty […]

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A Friends Guide to Midterms

It’s midterms season everyone! Whether you’re a rookie or a vet, a test worth 20% or more of your mark is still a daunting task. If you’re like me, and used reading week to binge watch a few too many Netflix series, use this five step guide to get you back on track in time […]

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9 Things to do in Your First Year at Ryerson

Your first year at university will fly by at an amazing and alarming pace. Before you know it, you will have written your last exam of first year and will be left to reflect on what that landmark year meant and what you did. I can’t even stress it enough that your experience will be […]

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Introducing Emma Macklin!

Hello, friends! My name is Emma and I’m super thrilled that I’m going to be one of the WhyRyerson bloggers this year! This is something that has interested me ever since I started following WhyRyerson when I was in the eleventh grade. I remember absolutely freaking out about what I was going to do after […]

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Ryerson’s Back-to-School To-Do List

So, we’ve officially been back at Ryerson just over a month now. The nerves have settled down and your official back-to-school excuse list has been exhausted. It’s a new year and a new you, so it’s time we start treating October like the new February- you know, the month after you’ve made all those new year resolutions […]

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5 Free Events This October

So far October is looking out to be a pretty great month filled with beautiful weather and a ton of free events. Here are five free events that are happing on or around Ryerson campus for you to take advantage of!   Cineplex Free Movie Day On October 14 Cineplex, in partnership with WE Day will […]

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Who is Moustapha?

My name is Moustapha, and I’m a first-year Engineering student. I’d like to consider myself an open and outgoing person. I enjoy photography and play recreational basketball during my spare time. Seeing as I am an Engineering student, my schedule is quite busy as it includes 22 hours of in-class time per week, as well as […]

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Hey I’m Taylor Stone!

Guess who’s back… back again. Hey everyone! My name is Taylor, and I’m super excited to be back at WhyRyerson snapping/blogging/tweeting my way through this year. A little about me, I’m in my fourth and final year of Professional Communications (also known as ProCom), with minors in Public Relations and Marketing. As this is my final year I’m […]

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I’m Will – and here is 5 fun facts!

Hi there! If you are reading this I assume you or someone you know is considering coming to Ryerson, or you are my mom (hi mom). I am so excited to be one of the new students who will spend the year showing you my life, and also what makes Ryerson and Toronto so great! […]

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A How-To Guide to Group Projects

This is going to sound strange, but when I first started university, I genuinely believed that high school marked the end of my group project days. Instead, I can tell you that I have had at least one group project every semester, so I was totally wrong. As I worked on my last group project of my […]

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