Justin Timberlake redeems himself sans breast slip in 2018 Super Bowl halftime show

(By: Lucas Iannetta) It was that time again yesterday for everyone’s favourite live concert: the Super Bowl halftime show, which this year featured Justin Timberlake. A lot of eyes were on Timberlake for his much-anticipated 2018 performance, 14 years after Janet Jackson had a breast slip while singing “Rock Your Body” onstage with the star. This year Janet Jackson wasn’t part of the show, but … Continue reading Justin Timberlake redeems himself sans breast slip in 2018 Super Bowl halftime show

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

EXCLUSIVE: Yoke Lore talks headlining tour and ‘Goodpain’ EP

(By: Angela McLean) The human experience is at the heart of everything Adrian Galvin does. Better known by his stake moniker Yoke Lore, Galvin is, above all, interested in stories about people and their relationships with the world and everything in it. The result is soul-driven, indie pop that’s won the hearts of touring partners like Overcoats and Elliot Moss, streaming platforms like Spotify that … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Yoke Lore talks headlining tour and ‘Goodpain’ EP

Rams take on Gold Rush Weekend at Ryerson

(By: Libaan Osman) The Ryerson Rams basketball teams had their hands full during the highly anticipated Gold Rush Weekend (Jan. 26-27) with visits from the Ottawa Gee-Gees and the Carleton Ravens on Coca Cola Court at the Mattamy Athletic Centre. Ryerson’s women’s basketball team commenced the weekend with a matchup against the Gee-Gees on Friday night. It was a back-and-forth affair for three quarters that … Continue reading Rams take on Gold Rush Weekend at Ryerson

60th annual Grammys faces backlash over awarding mostly male artists

(By: Rhea Singh) The 60th annual Grammy awards set out to present awards to a diverse array of winners that were nominated three months prior. Crowd expectation was that the much-anticipated show would celebrate the change in the industry through movements like #TimesUp. However, the show received heated backlash from viewers who believed it failed to deliver what should have been a progressive night and … Continue reading 60th annual Grammys faces backlash over awarding mostly male artists

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

Top six albums of January

(By: Waverly Neufeld) 2017 did not disappoint with music with releases from heavy hitters in the industry such as Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z, Migos, SZA, Lorde and Calvin Harris. That said, expectations are high for music in 2018, as work is expected from artists like Drake, Rae Sremmurd, Arctic Monkeys and The 1975. To keep your playlist updated in the new year, here are six new … Continue reading Top six albums of January