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Signing off!

I decided to name this blog “signing off!” because at work that’s what my team says to one another when we clock out. This time I’ll be signing off completely because the summer is coming to an end.  I remember the night before my first day of work I couldn’t sleep at all. Then during […]

Winning the HTM Case Competition: How I got to make Ryerson history

If there’s one thing you should know about Ryerson, it’s that we pride ourselves on the hands-on learning opportunities students receive both inside and outside of the classroom. If you’re a prospective student wanting to learn more about all sorts of opportunities you’ll have at your disposal, allow me to share one of my most […]

A day in the life: Career Boost work from home edition vlog

Ever wonder what it’s like to work a position that’s part of the  Career Boost program? Well, I’ve got you covered! Watch what a typical day looks like for myself, Linda and Stefan.  We take you on a journey through our work day, and give you an inside look into what we do after work […]

Surviving your first week as a university student

I know the first week of university can be very intimidating, especially when you’re just coming into a whole new world. This is why I’m here to help guide you through it.  Get a planner I’m a huge advocate for planners and staying organized. One thing I cannot live without is my own planner because […]

The cast of New Girl as Ryerson students

New Girl is my absolute favourite comfort show. After a long day of hard work, I love kicking back to watch this hilarious sitcom. Jessica Day via GIPHY Starting off with the iconic Miss Day, she is definitely the character I can relate most to. She cares a lot about others and is always willing […]

8 Things I like about Ryerson

1. The city via GIPHY I’m not sure about you, but Toronto has a special place in my heart. Being in the city and seeing everyone be so lively makes me want to get things done, and accomplish great things. Since you’ll be in the heart of Toronto, you’ll get the best views and vibes, […]

Making the transition to university

Whether you’re going from high school to university or transferring between post-secondary institutions, starting fresh can be fairly nerve-wracking. I’m here to help ease your transition, and make you a bit more comfortable about this whole process. Here are some important things you should keep in mind throughout all of this: via GIPHY Make friends […]

Clubs: science student edition

One of my personal goals before entering university was to get involved. I thought this would be an amazing way to make friends and be a part of something bigger. The clubs that I’m going to mention are ones that I’ve either been a part of or my friends have.  Stem Cell Club Stem Cell […]

Vlog – Get to know Nishka, your new summer student ambassador!

I’m Nishka, your new student ambassador for the summer, and I thought it would be a great idea for you to get to know me a little better.  In this video, I’ll go over some of my favourite activities, ways I got involved at the university and what school is like in-person versus at home.  […]

I remember the summer between high school and university being an exciting one. I didn’t have to think about high school anymore, and I had a new adventure lined up for me in the coming months. Here are five things I think you should do the summer before you start university!  1. Get Ryerson ready! […]

The pandemic has really taught us to appreciate the outdoors, and now that outdoor dining is allowed, patio season has kicked off! There are so many great spots around Ryerson, so next time you decide to visit our beautiful campus, take advantage of the nearby patios. Young Street Warehouse This place is near and dear […]

Times can get rough, and it’s easy to get caught up in everything around you. This is why it’s important to maintain mindfulness and treat yourself with kindness. During my past year at Ryerson, I explored a lot of self-care techniques and figured out what works best for me. Hopefully, some of these tactics will […]