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PRIDE in your Ryerson MBA

No summer in Toronto is complete without a Pride parade. Having lived in and around the Toronto area most of my life, I had watched a few parades, even gone to some of the street parties and events, but never did I have the opportunity to walk amongst the floats and experience the energy inside […]

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The Accidental MBA – or how I learned to stop worrying and get both sides of my brain to the meeting

If you would have told me in my early 20s that the letters MBA were in my future, I probably would have laughed at you. How did a creative artist go from media studies, photography and visual arts all the way to an MBA? I moved to Toronto specifically for Ryerson University’s highly regarded Radio […]

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Ryerson MBA Students Volunteer in Costa Rica

This past month, some of Ryerson’s brightest MBA candidates volunteered their time over reading week to a teaching project abroad. Partnering with the International Volunteer Headquarters and Maximo Nivel, eleven Ryerson MBA students embarked on a rewarding and unforgettable experience to the city of San Jose, Costa Rica. With only a short window of opportunity […]

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The Book Burns, and Takes the House Down With It

I have always felt a deep connection to books as objects.  I love the weight of them, the feel of the pages, the smell, and the endless potential for creation that they seem to represent.  My affection for the printed word is a fundamental component of how I see myself, and it has swayed the […]

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Toronto and Sydney: What can we learn from each other?

By Dr. Michael Brooks Most of us know intuitively what the City of the future ought to look like.  To avoid excess air pollution from automobiles and the needless destruction of farmland, it needs to have higher densities.  In order to make use of existing infrastructure and sewer mains, water pipes and electricity grids, it […]

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