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(AUDIO) Muslim problems: praying on campus

While some students may be using their 10 or 30 minute break in class to have something to eat or relax, many Muslim students use it to run to the only prayer space on campus to perform their prayers – often very far. Some don’t even have enough time to both pray and come back to class on time, so they end up praying in … Continue reading (AUDIO) Muslim problems: praying on campus

New library program provides students with textbooks on loan

By: Kelly Skjerven A new program at the Ryerson library is aiming to give students more access to class reading materials. The library has purchased almost all textbooks required by faculty members.  The library received increased funding in Ryerson’s budget this year and recognized that they needed more collections, said chief librarian Carol Shepstone. The library estimates the initial start-up cost of the program to … Continue reading New library program provides students with textbooks on loan

Ryerson Student Strike claims Eyeopener misrepresented them, Eyeopener claims otherwise

By Manuela Vega The Ryerson Student Strike (RSS) accused Ryerson’s independent newspaper The Eyeopener of misrepresenting them in their coverage of the group last week.  In a Facebook post from Sept. 18, the RSS alleges the newspaper used “fake quotes,” “half truths” and “yellow journalism.” The Eyeopener denies these claims.  The RSS has not yet provided The Eyeopener with specific instances in which the newspaper … Continue reading Ryerson Student Strike claims Eyeopener misrepresented them, Eyeopener claims otherwise