These Words of Mine event celebrates Black History Month

The Racialised Students’ Collective held their first Black History Month event, These Words of Mine, on Feb. 8 in celebration of black love at the Ryerson Student Centre. Many local artists performed through poetry and song. This event is apart of a long programming that is happening all throughout the month of February and early March. RUtv News reporter Latoya Powell has the scoop. Advertisements Continue reading These Words of Mine event celebrates Black History Month

Recap: RSU election results see Unify sweep executive board

(By: Angela McLean) After two weeks of campaigning and a three-day voting period, Ryerson students have elected their 2018-19 Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) executives and directors. In an overwhelming victory, the Unify slate claimed all five executive member positions, including president (Ram Ganesh.) For some positions, such as VP Education, Unify’s candidate won by more than double the votes. Members from all three slates – … Continue reading Recap: RSU election results see Unify sweep executive board

Toronto Maple Leafs hold an open practice on Ryerson’s home ice

(By: Stephanie Liu) On Feb. 13, the Toronto Maple Leafs held an open practice at the Mattamy Athletic Centre to kick off their second annual Winter Week, a celebration of hockey. There was a sea of blue and white at the Ryerson recreation facility, with more than 230 fans in attendance. Not only were Ryerson students present at the event, but there were also attendees … Continue reading Toronto Maple Leafs hold an open practice on Ryerson’s home ice

Vote Now: Who are you voting for in the RSU elections?

(By: Angela McLean) The polls are officially open for the 2018-19 RSU elections. From today until Thursday at 4 p.m., Ryerson students can place their votes for the next executive team, as well as faculty, graduate and international student representatives, as applicable. Last year, RUtv News ran its first mock RSU election to get insight on students’ picks in real time. Several results from the … Continue reading Vote Now: Who are you voting for in the RSU elections?

Six city and campus events to catch in February

(By: Subi Anandarajah) With assignments piling up and midterms approaching, February can be a stressful month for students. It’s time to take a break and mark your calendars. Good times lie ahead at Ryerson and in Toronto, starting with our pick of six events you won’t want to miss this month. 2018 Winter Olympics at the SLC Eager for a chance to show your Canadian … Continue reading Six city and campus events to catch in February

Meet Ryerson’s new student hotspot: Yonge Street Warehouse

Already a hotspot for cheap eats and drinks on Bloor St. W. near Little Italy and Queen St. W., the popular Warehouse chain is expanding to Yonge Street, just steps away from Ryerson’s Student Learning Centre. Reporter Aaraniy Baskaran takes you behind the scenes of the new Yonge Street Warehouse with general manager Archie Alleyne. (Header photo: Nicole Petersson/RUtv News) Continue reading Meet Ryerson’s new student hotspot: Yonge Street Warehouse

Ryerson presents new Truth and Reconciliation report

(By: Sherina Harris) Doubling Ryerson’s number of Indigenous faculty, creating a fund to support the Indigenization of course content and designating an outdoor space for Indigenous ceremonies were among the new initiatives announced at the presentation of Ryerson’s long-awaited Truth and Reconciliation community consultation report on Friday, Jan. 26. The report, titled Truth and Reconciliation at Ryerson: Building a Foundation for Generations to Come is … Continue reading Ryerson presents new Truth and Reconciliation report

Six city and campus events to catch in January

(By: Subi Anandarajah) January not only marks the beginning of a new year but also the start of winter semester. Now is the perfect time to explore the opportunities that await you at Ryerson and around Toronto. Kick off 2018 by attending events and celebrating new interests. Start with this listing of six events to take a look at in January. Free Demo Week at … Continue reading Six city and campus events to catch in January