A group sits in a circle on the lawn, trees growing around them. Today's feeling is brought to you by the colour: green.
08 May 2017

#RoadtoCACUSS PERMA-V Curriculum: Vitality

To ground the challenge of participating in #RoadtoCACUSS: The Ride, we are inviting you to participate in our ThriveRU exercises, designed to help you manage

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A map of a long ride by the riders.
01 May 2017

#RoadtoCACUSS PERMA-V Curriculum: Achievements

To ground the challenge of participating in #RoadtoCACUSS: The Ride, we are inviting you to participate in our ThriveRU exercises, designed to help you manage

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Jen and Brandon stand with the city in silhouette behind them; how far did they bike today? The smiles on their face say, "it doesn't matter."
24 Apr 2017

#RoadtoCACUSS PERMA-V Curriculum: Meaning

To ground the challenge of participating in #RoadtoCACUSS: The Ride, we are inviting you to participate in our ThriveRU exercises, designed to help you manage

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Six of the nineteen Riders pose during a break on their first road challenge: 40KM!
03 Apr 2017

Cultivating Thrive: the #RoadtoCACUSS PERMA-V Curriculum

#RoadtoCACUSS 2017 is a wellness journey that will culminate in Student Affairs Professionals from across the country cycling from Toronto to Ottawa to attend the

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The Shaw Centre in Ottawa, lit up read on the edge of the water.
27 Mar 2017

What is #RoadToCACUSS: The Ride?

#RoadtoCACUSS 2017 is a wellness journey that will culminate in Student Affairs Professionals from across the country cycling from Toronto to Ottawa to attend the

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A staff advisor speaking 1:1 with a student.
17 Nov 2016

The Challenge: Integrating Resilient Mindsets into International Student Advising

Going Glocal: International Education Week is a series celebrating the partnerships that International Student Support (ISS) shares with colleagues and units across RyersonSA, all in support of students

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Hello My Name Is: Extrovert
26 Feb 2016

The Extrovert’s Guide to Conferencing

We are gearing up for another round of conferences where thousands of student affairs professionals from across the world will meet to connect, learn, and

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RyersonSA 5 pillars: Professional Development
20 Oct 2015

Connecting the Pillars: Empowering Your Professional Narrative

As #RyersonSA gears up for its annual Fall Summit meeting, we’re taking a few moments to reflect on the 5 Pillars that are the values and

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A beautiful sky, contemplative, serene. A peaceful journey's end.
26 May 2015

6 Days, 5000 Kilometres, & Infinite Learnings

Originally published on www.RoadtoCACUSS.ca. 6 days, 2 countries, 3 provinces, 7 states, 5,000 kilometres, 6 coworkers, 6 partner institutions, and 168 hours together. The journey

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Everyone's personal mementos, contributions to the RV's shared altar.
21 May 2015

Spirituality on the #RoadToCACUSS

Originally published on www.RoadtoCACUSS.ca. I was supposed to be a reverend. On the eve of graduation, I approached the career centre at the University of Guelph,

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Jen Gonzales, Director of Student Life
16 Apr 2015

Facing the Fear: The Key to Transformation

9 months ago I began a new job as Director of Student Life at Ryerson University. It has been exciting, challenging, rewarding, and transformational. Yet

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20 Feb 2015

Staff Spotlight: Jen Gonzales

Welcome to Staff Spotlight, where we give the members of #RyersonSA the opportunity to discuss everything from their own approach to the industry to their

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