Let’s be real, most students are on tight budgets and we ALL love to save a dollar. Big news: your OneCard goes beyond the doors of Ryerson! After a long year of cutting corners on my most wanted and needed purchases, here are my five top places to use your student discount! 1. Food – […]
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Canada is known for its unpredictable, ever-changing weather patterns, and the city of Toronto is no exception. One day you’ll be wearing shorts, and the next day it’ll be snowing! Preparing your wardrobe for the seasons can be challenging, so we’ve put together this guide to dressing for every #OutfitOfTheSeason! Check it out, and stay […]
Toronto is an awesome city – point blank. Going to school here is a life-changing experience. I could go on and on about the unbelievable food, event and shopping locations, the massive arts and culture scene and incredible internship opportunities, I really could. But, I know that the one thing on a student’s (and parent’s) […]
I’ve been around the block a couple of times. I grew up in Boston, Massachusetts and moved to Toronto at the age of six. I only became a Canadian citizen ONE MONTH AGO. But does that mean I’m a purebred, tried and true American? No! I am a Canadian national LOYALIST… with a little perspective. […]
Being a direct-entry transfer student, I have noticed many differences between the college I previously attended and Ryerson. I am grateful that I have both perspectives, and wanted to share four main differences I have personally noticed. 1. Class Size In college I was used to very […]
Let’s face it, attending school in the summer is rough. For Ryerson students, though, studying through the warmer months is easier thanks to the handful of fun patios that we’re surrounded by. With patio season in full effect, we’re rounding up the top patios within walking distance of Ryerson campus. Note: remember that Ontario’s legal […]
Ryerson is located right in the middle of downtown Toronto, and in close proximity to a large variety of delicious food places. We visited some of our favourites in our new RU Cravings video series. Craving some high-quality pasta, but in a bit of a time crunch and have a limited budget? Dal Moro’s makes […]
I never thought I would see the day where I’d be clutching the wooden handle of a throwing axe, primed to hit the bullseye of a battered target. And yet… here we are, with a whole vlog about it. Because who am I without my vlogs? Last week, my residence (HOEM on Jarvis) sponsored a […]
When it comes to managing finances in university, everyone’s situation is different. Maybe you only have to look after your day-to-day expenses, or maybe you’re single-handedly funding your degree. Whatever the case may be, consider if you’ve ever experienced ‘the moment.’ The: oh-my-god-why-did-I-buy-that-cardigan-now-I-can’t-have-dinner-moment. If you know what I’m talking about… keep on reading. I am a […]
This blog is part one of the Finding A Part-Time Job Series. For future parts to this series, click here. Let’s be honest – living, studying and working in Toronto ain’t cheap. In fact, according to this website, Toronto is the number one most expensive city to live in Canada! But there’s a reason we […]