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Favourite Quick and Easy Recipes

We’re all students on a budget here. If you’re looking for new meal ideas check out some of my favourite recipes that I have tried and successfully made all by my adult self. Those well-lit, highly-saturated, fun food videos aren’t just there for the catchy music people, try some! I’ve personally tried all of these […]

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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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Ryerson Lens: How to Ace Your Final Exams!

By: Hannah Polinski and Karishma Karia We can’t believe we’re typing this, but it’s time for the last Ryerson Lens post of the year! With the end of the school year comes exam season, which means Ryerson is settling down onto the quiet floors of the Student Learning Centre and getting down to business. For […]

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3 TED Talks to Get You Through Finals

With the sweet taste of summer freedom only a few weeks away, studying for finals is the last thing any student wants to do right now. I’ll admit that I chose to write this post instead of preparing for my exams, so at this point I’ll take motivation from any source available. That’s where TED […]

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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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