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

OPINION: We lose more than condoms with The Condom Shack closing

(By: Brynn Anderson) If you have ever been on Queen St. West, you have probably seen The Condom Shack, which is right by the intersection at St. Patrick Street. The faded blue paint and smiling condom logo make the store stand out among the rest. It has been giving off a strong retro vibe for 25 years. “It would have been our twenty-sixth year,” said … Continue reading OPINION: We lose more than condoms with The Condom Shack closing

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

New pizza restaurant open near campus

(By: Jonathan Bradley) Hungry Ryerson students looking for cheap meals now have one more option to add to their list. Pizza chain Pi Co. opened its third location this Tuesday on University Avenue and Adelaide Street West, less than 20 minutes away from campus. To celebrate their grand opening, Pi Co. gave out free margherita pizza for three hours and 14 minutes – a reference to the … Continue reading New pizza restaurant open near campus