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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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Your Application Feedback Wanted!

Are you applying to Ryerson? Having trouble finding important info?Feeling a bit stressed?   Tell us! Share your application feedback to help us make the process easier for you and future applicants. We want to know the challenges you’re facing – and any roadblocks you encounter – whether you’re currently attending high school, in college, […]

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University Freedom: What It Means And What To Do About It

As a seasoned residence advisor I have seen my fair share of move-in days. All over campus you can feel the excitement, the nervousness and the overwhelming feeling of uncertainty. You can see the hugs of nervous parents or supportive friends reluctant to say goodbye. Or perhaps you’ll see the students who have started this terrifying […]

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Notes from a Fourth Year Me to a First Year Me

I just completed my final month of university, which is scary and exciting at the same time. I went from being a small-town girl, embarking upon the city with a bright-eyed idealism to a cynical broke student with no future prospects. Just kidding, Ryerson prepared me for the real world, and I’m happy to say […]

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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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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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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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It’s Class Schedule Season!

August is here, which means it’s just about time to start thinking about your courses! Course enrolment is an exciting time for some, and a stressful time for others. In order to set you up for success, we’ve created this blog post to help you out! First off, let’s understand some key language: Course Intentions are chosen earlier […]

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