The AAS manager talks to a student, laying out his plan for the future of AAS.
03 Mar 2017

Our Time to Swim: Navigating the New Waters of Disability Support

Our Time To Swim is a week long series that takes you inside the high-stakes, rewarding work of making education accessible to all students. Learn how

Marc Emond 1
Students study and work on the 4th floor of the SLC, waiting for a chance to see a facilitator today.
02 Mar 2017

Our Time to Swim: Turning the Tide

Our Time To Swim is a week long series that takes you inside the high-stakes, rewarding work of making education accessible to all students. Learn how

Deena Shaffer 0
Michelle and her support dog, Odin.
01 Mar 2017

My Time To Swim: A Student’s Academic Accommodation Support Story

Our Time To Swim is a week long series that takes you inside the high-stakes, rewarding work of making education accessible to all students. Learn how

RyersonSA 0
A facilitator talks to students; overlayed on top of the image—a chart of the exponential student registrants in AAS...
01 Mar 2017

Our Time to Swim: Contextualizing Staff Burnout in Disability Services in Higher Education

Our Time To Swim is a week long series that takes you inside the high-stakes, rewarding work of making education accessible to all students. Learn how

Sarah Kloke 2
Books piled on the edge of a desk, hands in the background busy integrating pedagogy into AAS.
28 Feb 2017

Our Time to Swim: The Undertides & Undertones of Accommodation Facilitation

Our Time To Swim is a week long series that takes you inside the high-stakes, rewarding work of making education accessible to all students. Learn how

Deena Shaffer 0
The director works at a desk, the tide outside the window rising...
27 Feb 2017

Our Time To Swim: the Critical Juncture of Ryerson’s Disability Services Office

Our Time To Swim is a week long series that takes you inside the high-stakes, rewarding work of making education accessible to all students. Learn how

Christina Halliday 2
The long road stretches forward, but both feet on the ground, walking side by side, the journey is all of ours to take together.
16 Feb 2017

Heeding the Call(s): On Allyship, Being a Good Friend, and Doing Better

The Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Final Report is hovering, waiting for us to read, write, and develop programs in response to their findings. I feel

Deena Shaffer 0
Looking up, through very thick trees, you can just see a spot of light, the sun and sky, but thought tiny it shines brightly.
13 Dec 2016

Beginnings of Knowing: A Story

The Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Final Report is hovering, waiting for us to read, write, and develop programs in response to their findings. I feel

Deena Shaffer 0
Preventing sexual assault activation—an open display of art, housed in a shipping container, set up on Gould street.
15 Nov 2016

How Do You #TakeCareRU: Activism to End Gender Based Violence

Have you done your part to take care of our Ryerson community when it comes to sexual violence? We want to hear about it! The

RyersonSA 0
A large mural on the side of a building, standing between city sky and trees, depicting elements of Aboriginal history and community.
10 Nov 2016

Heeding the Call(s): Myriad Knowledges

The Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Final Report is hovering, waiting for us to read, write, and develop programs in response to their findings. I feel

Deena Shaffer 0
We can see a piece of the road, but the whole path is still unclear, covered. Only time and effort will make it visible.
19 Oct 2016

Heeding the Call(s): Student Affairs and the TRC’s Recommendations

The Truth & Reconciliation Commission’s Final Report is hovering, waiting for us to read, write, and develop programs in response to their findings. I feel

Deena Shaffer 1
Fenella takes a break from RUCareerChat to smile for the camera
18 Jul 2016

#RUCareerChat: Origins and LGBTQ People in the Workplace

It was on a Thursday afternoon, around 2PM, while I was chatting with my office roommate, Paulina Nozka, about her success with #ChangChats—a monthly chat

Fenella Amarasinghe 4