SLS Infographic Feature Image
11 Sep 2015

Infographic: Student Learning Support 2014/15

This piece was co-created by Estefania Toledo. 2014/15 was a big year for Student Learning Support (SLS). We launched a new website, rebranded, moved to

Christina Halliday 1
10 Jul 2015

Staff Spotlight: John Hannah

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

John Hannah 4
Building rapport with a student takes active listening, time, and most important, the willingness to do so.
07 May 2015

The Year-End Rapport

There’s a framed picture of Nicolas Cage on my desk. He’s got these bulging eyes, flared nostrils, and if you tilt your head a little

Sarah Kloke 8
Academic Accommodation Support & Test Centre is under the magnifying glass.
14 Apr 2015

The Journey Ahead: Navigating Scrutiny of the Job You Love

I’m often thinking about the journey of growth and learning I’ve been on since starting at Ryerson in 2009.  It’s been professional, it’s been personal,

Christina Halliday 4
09 Apr 2015

Staff Spotlight: Christina Halliday

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

Christina Halliday 0
19 Mar 2015

A Proper Thursday Thought: Reflections on Work-Study From a Student

At the SA Conference, Luke asked to what extent had we contributed to this blog, or commented on another’s post. Hands went up and down;

Deena Shaffer 2
18 Feb 2015

“It All Starts With A Giant Pair of Scissors…”

It all started with a giant pair of metal scissors. They are shiny, and ceremonial, and take three sets of hands to use. And these

Sarah Kloke 8
28 Jan 2015

Reflection on Architecture as Pedagogy: Exploring the Tacit

I can’t wait until spring. Not just for the warming weather, crocii that’ll begin to pop up, the long overdue birdsong, and that palpable sense

Deena Shaffer 1
04 Dec 2014

Staff Spotlight: Chris Brierley

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

Chris Brierley 0
10 Sep 2014

Educational Poetry

I had seized a moment, after the commotion of setting up camp, to recline on a flat place by the water’s edge and listen to

John Hannah 2
10 Sep 2014

Portage 2014: Finding Awe in the Woods

I admit that I didn’t fully know why we were going. From my own camping trips, I understood that time in the woods was a

Deena Shaffer 2
13 Jun 2014

Neighbourhoods

I’ve been thinking about neighbourhoods lately – what they are, how they form, what makes them good, and what we can learn from all of

John Hannah 2