The Arts

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Slamming the stage

After being accompanied to the front of the room by thunderous applause and cheering, the silence that fell across the audience should have been…

Photo: Eunice Kim

Ryerson Dances 2014

A massive hunk of metal detritus spans the length of the stage in the Ryerson Theatre and rust-coloured lighting evokes the feeling of being…

Fashion & Lifestyle

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Don’t stop ’til NYC

Sarah Chang recalls sitting in her first year class at Ryerson listening to a Fashion alumni speak on a discussion panel. “I remember sitting…

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STOIC

Two models appear in the entrance of the room. One is wearing all black and sports a vest with a row of plastic buckles…

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"Magic Markers"–Petrija

Inner child

Editor’s note: Tom Stoppard once said, “If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older.” While we don’t think often about it,…

Photo: Bailey Parnell

Access Restricted

RU Student Life reached new heights on Friday, Oct. 3, hosting their very first #RUInsta Rooftop Meet-up tour for the campus community. Wet, dreary…

Ideas

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Why you should Fightback

“’m not going to apologize: We are a Marxist group.” The phrase hardly warrants an apology—the website for Fightback’s socialist group (“The Marxist Voice…

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The Ford Show

here is one fact for certain in Toronto municipal politics: Where Rob Ford goes, cameras will follow. The second mayoral debate of the year—held…

Fiction

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Story

V. This is still a story because I already told you it’s a story Now picture this! a bowl of earth, milky and with…

Illustration by Hannah Stinson

Camping Trip

I have forty seconds left to live. Judging from the distance between the alpha’s gaping maw and my exposed neck, I have two choices…

Podcast

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FolioPhonic: Episode 1

In our first episode of FolioPhonic, Emily Joveski discusses racism in Toronto’s municiple elections. Host: Emily Joveski Producer: Jacqueline Tucci Guests: Ausma Malik, Margaret…

Business

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TEDxRyerson 2014 highlights

On Saturday, the annual TEDxRyersonU event was held at the Royal Ontario Museum. The event opened with a talk from third-year Ryerson sociology student…

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HitchBOT comes home

Lily Beaul asks, “What do you think about Game of Thrones?” “It’s my favourite. Everyone dies and none of them are robots,” hitchBOT replies….

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How to build a legacy

“The places we’ve built have affected people beyond Ryerson,” said Sheldon Levy to the audience attending his Nov. 7 keynote address for “Who Builds…