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Mar 11, 2015, 07:00 ET Alternative Budget Uncovers $14 Million Surplus at Ryerson University

TORONTO, March 11, 2015 /CNW/ - An alternative budget report commissioned by the Ryerson Students' Union and the Continuing Education Students' Association at Ryerson has revealed Ryerson University...


Mar 09, 2015, 13:15 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Ryerson Students' Unions to reveal massive surplus hidden by university

TORONTO, March 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The two central students' unions at Ryerson unveil research exposing how the University has been withholding millions that could fund a tuition freeze fees for all...


Feb 27, 2015, 12:45 ET Ryerson food bank launches inaugural report on student hunger

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Hundreds of Ryerson students suffered from food insecurity during the 2013/2014 academic year, forcing students to turn to the campus food centre for aid. "We have...


Nov 18, 2014, 20:45 ET Open Letter to Ryerson University: Freeze the Fees Tent City

TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - On Monday, November 17, students began a peaceful protest, setting up tents on campus as a response to the university administration's reluctance to meaningfully engage ...


Nov 17, 2014, 16:00 ET Students Freeze to Freeze Fees: Students at Ryerson camping out in protest of high tuition fees and departmental budget cuts

TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Around the world, students have been invited to take action today to mark the International Day of the Student and bring attention to issues like access to...


Sep 15, 2014, 15:59 ET Tory campaign disappoints with last minute cancellation

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - TTCriders and the Ryerson Students' Union are hosting the Big Transit Mayoral Debate on Monday September 15, 5pm - 6.30pm at the Sears Atrium, Engineering Building,...


Sep 15, 2014, 08:53 ET Candidates to go head-to-head on top election issue at the Big Transit Mayoral Debate

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - TTCriders and the Ryerson Students' Union are hosting the Big Transit Mayoral Debate on today, from 5pm - 6.30pm at the Sears Atrium, Engineering Building, 245 Church...


Sep 15, 2014, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - John Tory Cancels Attendance at Mayoral Q&A Session with Students at Ryerson

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Mayoral candidate John Tory cancelled his participation in a Q&A session with students at Ryerson University set to take place today. It was communicated to the...


Sep 10, 2014, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Students organize Q&A Sessions with Toronto mayoral candidates and Ward 27 councilor candidates

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Mayoral candidates John Tory, Olivia Chow, David Soknacki, Rob Ford and Morgan Baskin, and Ward 27 councillors will be at Ryerson University during the week of...


Jan 31, 2012, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Ryerson Students Camp Out to Drop Fees

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2012 /CNW/ - Students at Ryerson University will brave the cold on Tuesday night camping out in front of the Student Centre as part of the campaign to drop tuition fees and increase ...


Jun 29, 2010, 08:00 ET Students call for an independent review of security measures

Representatives for 150,000 Toronto University students unite in calling for an independent review of G20 police brutality & affront on civil liberties TORONTO, June 29 /CNW/ - Today students are...


Apr 27, 2010, 08:00 ET Pay more, get less: Students face double burden as Ryerson passes new budget

TORONTO, April 27 /CNW/ - Students at Ryerson are being asked to dig deeper into their pockets yet again, to help balance the university's books by paying higher tuition fees for the fifth year in a...


Mar 11, 2010, 08:00 ET Ryerson pledges to be first bottled water free campus in Ontario

TORONTO, March 11 /CNW/ - During a mid-day event today Sheldon Levy, President of Ryerson University, signed a water declaration making Ryerson the first bottled water free campus in Ontario. The...