Tag: Student Achievement

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

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

Reflections of an SAF graduate and President’s Scholarship winner

With a very strong Grade Point Average (GPA) in high school (96.6), Huntsville, Ontario native Patrick Vipond could have gone to any university after graduating in 2014, but he wanted to continue the family tradition of attending Ryerson. And when...

/ June 19, 2019

A Q&A with President’s Scholarship recipient Sylvia Gehring

Ryerson University’s prestigious President’s National Entrance Scholarship provides $10,000 in funding per year ($40,000 total) to a select group of incoming students who have demonstrated outstanding academic accomplishment and leadership qualities. The scholarship is renewable each year provided the student...

/ June 17, 2019
Danielle Hirch

How TRSM Helped Me Land My Dream Job at lululemon

Why I Chose TRSM I grew up in a small town on the coast of British Columbia with a love for fashion. After high school, I followed my passion all the way to Toronto to attend fashion school, where I...

/ December 5, 2016
Team Sacred Valley

One Team, One Vision: Enactus Ryerson in Peru’s Sacred Valley

  Action: the fact or process of doing something, typically to achieve an aim. Imagine living in a place where your education wasn’t guaranteed. A place where children as young as 8 years old have to work to provide for...

Maria and Stefan

That Time I Was CEO of IKEA Canada

  Over the course of my four years in the Global Management Studies program at TRSM, I’ve added lots of great experience to my resume. I’ve worked as a Consultant with Ryerson Consulting Group, a Marketing Specialist for Ryerson’s Career...

/ March 7, 2016
Enactus Team at Arctic Circle Arch

Project Growing North Turns Goal into Reality

When the first crop is harvested in the Project Growing North greenhouse in Naujaat, Nunavut this spring, no one will be cheering louder than Stefany Nieto.

/ October 16, 2015