Remember on a wind-chilled afternoon last January, when the kids took on bay Street and “staged” – memorize this word because it’s important – a sit-in?
Ryerson is a whole lot like Canada. However, one of the differences between Canada and Ryerson is the way we treat athletics.
Ryerson turns 50 and all students get are jerk-ass hot-dogs? For shame!
Students, faculty, administration. The school, as an entity, is made up of these three parts — a triumvirate, if you will. In theory, the machinery of education only functions if all three parts work in equal momentum.
I’m talking about the cadre of opinion makers who have lined up behind economic poster girl Sherry Cooper, media whore and chief economist at Nesbitt Burns, to support her call for lower taxes to save the drowning dollar.
Is the issue of corporatization merely a two-sided battle of corporate freedom to do business versus young people’s idealism?
Some anniversaries are more important than others. When one turns 50, for example, there’s the usual celebration of time gone by, achievements are reflected on, a joyous occasion is marked. The festivities that have been thrown by a little college that kept on growing — on its 50th birthday — are well deserved.
If our miserable lives have any impact on the scope of history, then today would surely be as banal and ultimately useless as every other day, even though and Eyeopener …