Category: Students

Reflections from HTM’s Experiential Learning Trip to the Northwest Territories

Before the COVID-19 pandemic restricted travel and large gatherings, Hospitality & Tourism students at the Ted Rogers School of Management had the unique opportunity to learn about life in the Arctic by taking a nine-day trip to the Northwest Territories...

/ May 29, 2020

A Q&A with LocalStudent co-founder Alex Ryzer

Ted Rogers School of Management Entrepreneurship & Strategy student Alex Ryzer discusses his startup business, LocalStudent, skills gained from his program, help he received from StartUp Certified and his future outlook.  When did you create your business and why? LocalStudent...

/ May 4, 2020

My co-op experience working in Marketing during a pandemic

Starting my first co-op term, I was ready to learn from different experiences within my role, but nothing helped me learn more than the ambiguity I faced halfway through. Working as the Social Media Assistant in the Ted Rogers School...

/ April 21, 2020

One student’s experience and coping strategies during COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to spread, schools around the globe are shifting to online learning to slow the spread of the disease. Due to those unfortunate circumstances, Ryerson has also shifted all its services online. All of us are impacted in...

/ April 14, 2020

A Q&A with heart transplant survivor Maariyah Rahman

Ted Rogers School of Management Marketing student Maariyah Rahman talks about her recovery after having a heart transplant, her efforts to raise awareness about organ and tissue donation and how her experience and co-op placement helped her find her calling. ...

/ February 11, 2020

New year, new you!

TRSM students and Peer Academic Coaches Julia Siciliano (4th year BTM major/HR minor), Karan Sharma (4th year Global Management major) and Maria Beauts (4th year BTM major) offer advice to their fellow students embarking on a new year: As January...

/ January 27, 2020

Making the most of your Winter Break

Winter Break is here. Congratulations! You’ve made it through another semester. So now that you have a few weeks to unwind, you’re probably wondering what to do during your break. Your activities can range from relaxing in bed, binge-watching your...

/ December 10, 2019

Lessons in time management from a failing transfer student

I still remember registering for my first university courses. I was 17 years old and going into Chemistry at UofT. I put six courses into my schedule for both the Fall and Winter semesters. It made sense, right? That’s what...

/ October 17, 2019

TRSM students talk about their co-op experiences

Ted Rogers Co-op students have the opportunity to work at leading organizations in sectors ranging from healthcare and finance to property development and the public service. This allows them to gain valuable work experience and industry connections.  Here are what a...

/ September 9, 2019

Nature and Wellness: De-stressing by connecting with green spaces

Over my last three years at Ryerson, I have learned that my environment can affect my studying and productivity. Lighting, background noises, temperature, furniture and the friends around me all seem to influence how productive my study session will be....

/ July 16, 2019