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Top Five Spots Around Campus for Instagram Shots

If you’re like me, you’ll do it for the #insta photo. Meaning you will really do anything to get the perfect photo for your Instagram feed. I recently had a great idea to scrounge through my Instagram archives to find the best five pictures I took at spots on Ryerson campus to share with all […]

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Event Recap: Canada 2020

Canada 2020 is Canada’s leading, independent, progressive think-tank working to redefine the role of the federal government for a modern Canada. This event is one of many held in addition to their enormous annual conference held over the summer in Ottawa. On September 29th Canada 2020 held a lunch-event at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) for […]

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6 Cheap Eats Around Ryerson

One of the best parts of going to school downtown is the unlimited food around you at all times. However, eating out constantly can get expensive. Next time you’re grabbing a meal between classes, check out these spots for the best bang for you buck. Here are six cheap eats around Ryerson campus: Tacos 101 […]

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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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Taylor’s Top 5: Free Holiday Events In Toronto

It’s that time of year again! Time to trade your costumes and pumpkins in for a Santa Claus hat and some hot chocolate. If you’re like me and have been waiting for the holiday season to start since it last ended this one’s for you! Here are my top five free holiday events happening in […]

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Top 5: Reasons I Loved Ryerson Residence

First year was an interesting time. I had just moved away from home, from all of my family, friends and everything that was familiar. Toronto isn’t far from where I’m from, but it was still really different, so having the opportunity to live in residence first year was great since I didn’t really have to […]

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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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