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Best Day Trips from Toronto

Now that the school year is over, thoughts of summer and the freedom that accompanies it begin to filter through my mind. I spent my final days in class fantasizing about booking a one-way ticket to Paris, and hanging out along the Seine with surrealist artists who encourage me to publish my novel, when suddenly I remember […]

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Part 1: Having an (urban) farm-tastic time!

Rain, rain, go away. Come again another day when-I’m-not-doing-some-gardening-on-the-Green-Rooooooof. That’s how the song goes right? No? Well, ok. I guess the best place to get started is by introducing myself. So, hello! My name is Emily, and I’m a Communications Officer for the Office of the Registrar at Ryerson University. When I’m not busy in-office […]

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6 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Went To Ryerson

Ryerson might be known for hosting part of the annual Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), however it has also been host to a few celebrities themselves. We have always prided ourselves on making our university experience as immersive and hands on as possible- and here’s the proof! Check out 6 of our grads who have […]

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Art Communities at Ryerson

In second year, my creative writing professor told me that it is a common myth that artists work alone, when in fact the most important thing an artist can do is surround themselves with a community of like-minded individuals. As a writer myself, the best thing I ever did was start a writing club so […]

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Living On or Off Campus?

Now in my fourth year at Ryerson, I’ve had the chance to live both on and off campus. Deciding where to live is not always easy, as there are numerous factors including costs, accessibility, convenience, and safety. Not everyone can afford to live downtown, but not everyone has the energy to commute for three hours […]

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Downtown Study Cafés

Downtown cafés to study in are a hot commodity around town. Everyone is always looking for the perfect spot to set up shop for a few hours, especially during exam season. Check out these study cafés next time you’re around campus.   Zavida Location: 382 Yonge Street This small shop is about a 5 minute walk from […]

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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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March In Toronto

Now some of you might be wondering what the weather is like here in the Great White North. March is a tricky time, some days it’s spring, some days it’s winter, some days its somewhere in-between. To give you a better idea of March in Toronto check out these pictures:   MONDAY TUESDAY   WEDNESDAY […]

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