Five spooky attractions to visit in Toronto this Halloween

(By: Alexx Bryant) You may have finally decided what you’re going to be for Halloween, but what are you going to do? No need to worry! RUtv News has selected the top five things to do this Halloween season in the city. Go on and spook yourself! Legends of Horror at Casa Loma September 29 – October 31 For the past several years, Casa Loma … Continue reading Five spooky attractions to visit in Toronto this Halloween

Riverdale gets pop-up treatment at Toronto diner

(By: Jasmine Bala) Netflix has been transforming restaurants across the country into Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe, a diner from the hit series Riverdale, in celebration of the show’s season two premiere yesterday. Fran’s College Street location was the first to transform in Toronto. With the waiters dressed in full Pop’s diner uniform (complete with red bowties) and the big lit-up Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe sign inside, it … Continue reading Riverdale gets pop-up treatment at Toronto diner

Canadian designer goes “behind the seams” of his collections at Ryerson

(By: Sara Kandil and Jasmine Bala) Canadian designer and Ryerson fashion alumni David Dixon aims to spark conversation with his collections. The designer, who has collaborated with Hudson’s Bay and Barbie, sat down at the Sandbox by DMZ Friday morning to go “behind the seams” of his collections as part of Toronto Women’s Fashion Week, which wrapped up on Saturday. He discussed the inspiration for … Continue reading Canadian designer goes “behind the seams” of his collections at Ryerson

TOM* 2017 in Photos: “Life is a Runway”

(By: Jessica Tucciarone) Toronto Men’s Fashion Week (TOM*) gives established and emerging men’s fashion designers the opportunity to showcase their collections in our vibrant city. With this year’s theme being ‘Life is a Runway,’ the collections ranged from high fashion to pieces that the everyday working man might wear. The growing debate about sustainability in the fashion community was certainly reflected in collections and events … Continue reading TOM* 2017 in Photos: “Life is a Runway”

In Photos: Nuit Blanche 2017

(By: Emma Sandri) Between sunset and sunrise on Saturday, Sept. 30, the city of Toronto was transformed into a living, breathing art exhibit. The annual festival known as Nuit Blanche invites people from around the world to view, celebrate, and participate in the work of contemporary artists. Their work includes, but is not limited to sculptures, music, poetry, photography, film and graffiti. These installations, while … Continue reading In Photos: Nuit Blanche 2017

Six campus and city events to catch in October

(By: Sherina Harris) As the weather cools down, the school year is starting to heat up—but you can only stare at that textbook so many times before your eyes start to glaze over every page. Luckily for you, you go to school in one of the most exciting cities in Canada. Take a break from studying and check out these six events you can catch … Continue reading Six campus and city events to catch in October

Eight must-see exhibits at Nuit Blanche 2017

(By: Jessica Tucciarone) Nuit Blanche is fast approaching. With this year’s theme of “Many Possible Futures,” the event will showcase politically-driven art pieces that are sure to make a statement while also bringing about a sense of reflection. With so many different things to see, it can be hard to know where to start. Here’s a breakdown of eight must-see exhibits at this year’s Nuit … Continue reading Eight must-see exhibits at Nuit Blanche 2017

Brie Larson and other stars attracted crowds to Ryerson for TIFF

The Toronto International Film Festival is in full swing around the city. With the Ryerson Theatre being a popular festival venue, students and moviegoers have the chance to get up close and personal with their favourite actors on the red carpet. Reporter Yusra Javed attended the premiere of Brie Larson’s Unicorn Store and chatted with students and volunteers about their TIFF experiences. (Header photo via … Continue reading Brie Larson and other stars attracted crowds to Ryerson for TIFF

Star-studded TIFF premieres at Ryerson

(By: Yusra Javed) The beginning of the fall semester brings an array of free food from the welcome week booths, pumpkin spiced EVERYTHING at your favourite cafés, and, if you’re lucky, the occasional flood on Gould Street. But most importantly, September at Ryerson means selfies with your favourite Hollywood actors and actresses. Yes, you read that right. Within the next two weeks, you could be … Continue reading Star-studded TIFF premieres at Ryerson