The Ryerson Event Rundown

Looking to get involved in your school, want to meet new people or just have some free time on your hands? Well, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve compiled some of the best events happening around Ryerson over the next two weeks so you’ll never be bored on campus again! Check them out below:


Careers in Marketing

Exploring the option of a career in marketing? We’ve got just the thing for you! The Ryerson Marketing Association presents the 4th annual Careers in Marketing in partnership with TRSM Careers & Employer Partnerships Centre! Join us for the biggest networking opportunity of the year for all marketing students! You will be able to network with prestigious industry professionals from a number of different organizations and get the chance to learn about potential jobs or internships available in the marketing field to find your perfect fit! Purchase your ticket here:

Host: Ryerson Marketing Association
When: Tuesday, November 19 2013, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: Ted Rogers School of Management 1-003
Dress Code: Business Formal


IMPACT U Series Workshop – Sexual Harassment and Dating Violence

Ryerson’s Discrimination and Harassment Prevention Services is hosting a session discussing the prevalence of sexual harassment and violence in the dating world. Join Melissa Showler of Ryerson Security and Emergency Services to learn about a number of topics including: who is targeted; the impact socialization and performance of gender roles, and warning signs of dating violence. Learn the steps you can take if experience harassment or violence, as well as what Ryerson Security and Toronto Police can do to help, plus why people may not report abuse.

Host: Ryerson DHPS
When: Wednesday, November 20 2013, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Where: SHE 676

Africa, Caribbean and South America Tea House

The International Tea House is an event that builds links between the international community on campus and the Canadian Ryerson community, spreading awareness about diversity and promoting cross-cultural understanding. The International Tea House is a monthly event run by International Student Services Peer Supporters. Treats are served, music is played, and participants enjoy cultural performances.

Host: Ryerson ISS
When: Thursday, November 21 2013, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
Where: POD 60 Lounge (Podium Building)


BUS 100 – Content Management Systems

The good folks over here at RU Student Life are hosting a BUS 100 Approved event for you to learn about various digital content production and management systems. Learn valuable tips and tricks about WordPress, Tumblr, Facebook, SquareSpace as well as choosing and securing domain names and launching websites. You’ll walk away being able to create your own website.

Host: RU Student Life
When: Thursday, November 21 2013, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Where: TRS 1-073

Ryerson’s Next Top Speaker Auditions

Ryerson Toastmasters’ annual public speaking competition is back! Ryerson’s Next Top Speaker is a university wide student speaking competition that crowns Ryerson’s best public speaker. It’s always an amazing event that brings together Ryerson students, faculty, community members and Toastmasters from around Toronto to witness Ryerson’s best speakers. This year’s event is begin held on March 20th and our first round of auditions is happening on November 26th!

Host: Ryerson Toastmasters
Where: Ted Rogers School of Management Room TBA
When: Sign up for a time at or email

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