Tag: Student Tips

The Bright Side of Studying from Home

As a Ryerson community, we’ve collectively been forced to adjust to a new, if temporary, normal of studying, working and living at home. For those of us fortunate enough to have jobs, co-op placements or internships that offer a level...

/ June 16, 2020

How to Develop Your Career at Home Online: Covid-19 Edition

We are told to practice social distancing and only go out when absolutely necessary. Our everyday lives have changed significantly. We are trying to follow our everyday routine from home and using technology has been a wonderful tool. Classes can...

/ June 4, 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

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

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

An Introvert’s Guide to Networking

Networking. It’s one of the few words in the English dictionary that sends shivers down the spines of many students. For business students, it’s a term we can’t avoid and is something we eventually have to do in order to...

/ April 5, 2019
Park bench in autumn

What Does Self-Care Look Like?

Is it just me or are the 24 hours of a day in March not the same as 24 hours of a day at another time of the year?  Reading Week flew by and now it seems like summer is...

/ March 20, 2019
Calculator and Spreadsheets

5 Tips to Help You Prepare for the FIN300 Final Exam

Managerial Finance I (FIN300), your first journey into the world of corporate finance, is about to end! With the end of the semester upon us, it’s time to make sure you are on the right path as you prepare for...

/ November 30, 2018