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Med Tech Will Turn 100 Years of Age Into the New 60 Years

Diane M. Francis | Posted 08.01.2016 | Technology
Diane M. Francis

Medical technology pioneers believe that 100 years of age will become the new 60 as scientific breakthroughs, software and gadgets extend and improve ...

Life's a Bitch for Straight White Folks

Steve Nelson | Posted 06.20.2015 | Education
Steve Nelson

Reading the news these days might lead one to believe that white folks, particularly straight male white folks, are a beleaguered minority in America. It reminds me of a Martin Mull "middle class blues" parody years ago, where Mull sang with faux anguish about his martini being too warm. Pity us poor people of privilege.

White Journalism Students Barred From Covering Race Forum at Canadian University

Dan Reimold | Posted 05.18.2015 | College
Dan Reimold

The organizer apparently told them they were not welcome at this particular meeting, in part to ensure other attendees felt as comfortable as possible engaging in an open conversation about racially sensitive situations.

Celebrating Fashion and Culture at Ryerson University

CollegeFashionista | Posted 11.19.2013 | Style
CollegeFashionista

"I feel like in order to be a stylist, you need to know the rules to break the rules and for me the rules come from history. So I look to history to understand the rulebook so I can look to the future and break them."

Ryerson University Students Take on the City in Style

CollegeFashionista | Posted 06.22.2013 | Style
CollegeFashionista

In anticipation of the warm weather and carefree days of summer, students at Ryerson University are excited to finally ditch the parkas and trade in their toques for sunglasses. This year, winter has lingered long enough and it's about time to break out the floral dresses and strappy sandals.

Canadian Co-Eds Ring Over 1,000 Cowbells In Impressively Discordant Stunt

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.30.2012 | College

Ryerson University students answered the call for more cowbell Wednesday afternoon during an orientation-week event that may have broken the Guinness ...

Should Profs Leave Unruly Classes?

Inside Higher Ed | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Professors routinely complain about students who spend class time on Facebook or texting their friends or otherwise making it clear that their attenti...

Chris Avenir, Ryerson Student, Threatens $10 Million Lawsuit Against University

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

When Ryerson University engineering student Chris Avenir started a Facebook group to talk about homework with his peers two years ago, he had no idea ...