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INTERVIEW: Celebrating Black Canadian Women for Black History Month

By Zena Salem — Black history month is here. And Canada has chosen a new theme for 2018. It’s celebrating Black Canadian women. Suzanne Nyaga is the Ryerson Students Union’s first black female president. She sat down with Toronto Today’s Zena Salem. Zena Salem, a third-year journalism student produced this item for Toronto Today as part of their… Continue Reading INTERVIEW: Celebrating Black Canadian Women for Black History Month

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INTERVIEW: Black History Month – A time to reflect

By Michelle Song, Daniel Marino, Isabella Perrone— February is black history month; the time we highlight the importance of the issues that the black community faces today. With racial tensions growing across North America Michelle Song talked to Olisya Green, president of the Ryerson Caribbean Student Association. Michelle Song, Daniel Marino and Isabella Perrone, third-year journalism students produced this… Continue Reading INTERVIEW: Black History Month – A time to reflect

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INTERVIEW: Addressing Islamophobia on Campus

By Jenny Zhen, Heather Stewart, Julie Do — The vice president from the Ryerson Muslim Student Association, Youssef Helmy, speaks to our Jenny Zhen about Islamophobia on campus and the world.   Jenny Zhen, Heather Stewart and Julie Do, third-year journalism students produced this item for Toronto Today as part of their Reporting for TV Workshop class.

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INTERVIEW: Traveling with a purpose: Alternative Spring Break at Ryerson

By Emma Kimmerly, Mallory Warren,  and Shawntae Harris  — Caitlin Russel is a project coordinator with Ryerson’s Alternative Spring Break student group which travels the world. She sat down in studio with Toronto Today’s Shawntae Harris, to talk about her worldwide volunteering. Emma Kimmerly, Mallory Warren,  and Shawntae Harris, third-year journalism students produced this item for Toronto… Continue Reading INTERVIEW: Traveling with a purpose: Alternative Spring Break at Ryerson

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INTERVIEW: Men’s Issues group plans to appeal RSU ruling

By Sierra Bein, Laura Woodward, and Behdad Mahichi — A club focusing on men’s issues wants official student group status at Ryerson. Previous attempts have all failed, but that is not stopping the club’s founder from trying. Our Laura Woodward speaks to Kevin Arriola. Sierra Bein, Laura Woodward, and Behdad Mahichi , third-year journalism students produced this… Continue Reading INTERVIEW: Men’s Issues group plans to appeal RSU ruling

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The refugee experience through art

By Lauren Malyk, Alexandria Pankratz and Michal Stolarczyk — Alexandria Pankratz spoke with Francisco-Fernando Granados, a performance artist taking part in Nuit Blanche 2015. Granados exhibit “refugees run the sea…” plays off of a popular line “refugees run the seas because we own our own boats” from Shakira’s song Hips Don’t Lie. His work changed the… Continue Reading The refugee experience through art