29 Sep 2015

Tri Mentoring Turns 15!

ABOUT This year, our Tri-Mentoring Program celebrates its 15-year Anniversary. We’ve reached this milestone thanks to the dedication and commitment of mentors past and present. To mark our

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Saying goodbye to my old way of thinking was like saying goodbye to an old friend.
21 Sep 2015

Why Changing Your Mind Is Hard

Written by Christal Earle for RyersonStudentAffairs.com Christal Earle was invited to speak to students recently at the “Maximize Your Potential” Student Leadership Conference on September 19,

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International Student Support's Glocal Links get to know one another.
09 Sep 2015

Glocal Links: An Intercultural Dialogue & Experiential Learning Program

We live, work, and play in an intensely diverse society. To help  our students have a successful career in Canada and abroad, and be able

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The open road leads me to a new life as a student, but what fears and concerns do I bring with me?
09 Sep 2015

We Find Ourselves: International Student Journey

Orientation Week may be over, but a new student’s transition into their post-secondary life continues for weeks. As staff we know how important it is

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The TMP appreciation dinner is keynoted by Blair Francey.
02 Jul 2015

TMP Closing Event: Blair Francey’s Perspective on Mentorship Speech

Mentoring is something extraordinary. It gives someone the opportunity to help another person create and cultivate themself to realize their own potential. The Tri-Mentoring Program

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Graduates, lined up, awaiting the ceremony that marks the end of their studies, and the beginning of the next phase.
03 Jun 2015

#RoadFromRyerson: Supporting the Transition Out of University

I didn’t attend my undergraduate convocation. I was not a disengaged student. As is often typical in Student Affairs, I’m a professional who found my

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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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27 Feb 2015

Staff Spotlight: Tharsy Selvanantham

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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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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14 Jan 2015

3 Ideas to Help You Find Your Personal Definition of Leadership

With the launch of RU Leadership just around the corner, I’d like to dive into our own personal leadership practices around #RyersonSA. A confession… I’m

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02 Dec 2014

Homesickness & the Meaning of Fresh Fruit

During the holiday season, the most common question posed to students is “are you going home for the holidays?” As a previous student studying internationally,

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24 Nov 2014

Volunteer Link: Linking Students and Volunteerism at RU

Volunteer Link is the result of a doorway conversation with a couple of colleagues about work-study hiring. We realized there is a noticeable gap in

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