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In the News (Tue 16 Sep 14)

  
  RYERSON FEAS
Now in the thirteenth year of its full university mandate, Ryerson is maintaining its 58-year tradition of evolving, growing, and diversifying in dynamic response to the needs of the times.
At the same time, Ryerson is expanding its roster of master’s and doctoral programs to meet the demand for highly qualified personnel in sectors which are critical to Canada ’s economic and social development.
Ryerson recently completed a $210-million campus expansion plan in order to accommodate a constantly growing student population of approximately 20,000 undergraduate students, 750 graduate students, and over 50,000 Continuing Education students.
www.feas.ryerson.ca   (237 words)

  
 The Directory of Canadian Universities - Ryerson University
Ryerson University is located in the heart of downtown Toronto.
The university is undergoing the biggest expansion of its campus in 30 years.
Ryerson University offers entrance scholarships which range from $500 to the full value of university tuition.
www.aucc.ca /can_uni/our_universities/ryerson_e.html   (697 words)

  
 Ryerson University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Statue of Egerton Ryerson, on campus of Ryerson University.
The Ryerson Institute of Technology was founded in 1948; the name was changed in 1964 to Ryerson Polytechnical Institute.
The Ryerson Faculty Association represents the 650 full-time faculty, librarians, and counsellors.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ryerson_University   (1173 words)

  
 SchoolFinder.com - Ryerson University
Ryerson is Canada's leading centre of applied, professional education.
Ryerson is located in the heart of Toronto, one of North America's most vibrant cities.
Ryerson University is known as the School of Journalism.
www.schoolfinder.com /schools/profile.asp?SchoolCode=uryer08&ProfileType=University&URL=schoolindex&PType=University   (173 words)

  
 RYERSON UNIVERSITY: Rogers Communications Centre
The Rogers Communications Centre is Ryerson University's flagship building for studies in converging communications and interactive media.
Ryerson University has approximately 21,000 full-time students, more than 52,000 registrants in its Continuing Education Division, 700 masters and PhD students and more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs.
As a key component of Ryerson University, the media education taught and applied adds to the community through the publication of the Ryersonian, the Ryerson Review of Journalism and Student Produced Internet Radio and Television (SPIRITLive) one of the worlds first Internet radio stations.
www.rcc.ryerson.ca   (818 words)

  
 Fortinet Secures Ryerson University's Gigabit-Speed Network of Over 50,000 Users
Ryerson University deployed over 40 FortiGate™ enterprise security appliances to protect its campus' vast IT network, including over 50,000 student, employee and alumni users and numerous data services such as video conferencing, multicasting, interactive multimedia course-ware and other multi-platform technologies.
Ryerson University was tasked with the challenge of protecting its vast network against increased attacks and unwanted traffic such as viruses, spyware and worms, while securing a growing amount of multi-platform devices that have restricted and unrestricted access to its campus network, which includes gigabit speed Internet connections.
In addition, Ryerson University had different security needs in different parts of its network, with various subnets for academic disciplines and departments such as administration, finance and human resources that required individual security policies.
www.fortinet.com /news/pr/2005/pr102705.html   (812 words)

  
 RYERSON UNIVERSITY, Toronto, Ontario, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Ryerson University is seeking one or more outstanding researchers as candidates for the remaining allocation of Canada Research Chairs (CRCs), in either International Economics or the Management of Technology.
This position, focused on areas of strategic important to the University, represents a unique opportunity to provide leadership within the context of a dynamic, rapidly evolving research environment, and contribute to the creation of new graduate problems.
The University will short-list candidates as soon as possible after September 30, 2004, but will review and consider applications until the position is filled.
www.aeaweb.org /joe/0409d/html/joe075.html   (484 words)

  
 Ryerson University
From the onset, Ryerson and Learning Designs decided that a key requirement for success would be obtaining a complete understanding enrolment and retention rates.
Ryerson commissioned Learning Designs to conduct research on the state of virtual universities in terms of key success issues—enrolment and retention.
The results of the study provided Ryerson and its corporate sponsors (e.g., Wal-Mart, Hudson’s Bay) with a roadmap of how to develop strategies to avoid the pitfalls and to maintain and increase levels of enrolment and retention.
www.learning-designs.com /portfolio/strategic_planning/virtual_university/ryerson_university.html   (206 words)

  
 Ryerson University Library - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ryerson University Library is the library of Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada.
As part of the Ryerson University Master Plan, the Library is expected to either relocate or be the subject of extensive renovations in the next several years.
This free, drop-in facility for all Ryerson University students, undergraduate or graduate, who want help with their writing is located inside the library and is part of the learning commons.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ryerson_University_Library   (992 words)

  
 Chair Position at Ryerson University
The Chair must have enthusiasm for students, a commitment to excellence in teaching/learning, and an appreciation for the importance of Ryerson's integration of practice and theory in university education.
The Chair is responsible to the Dean of the Faculty of Communication and Design for the academic, fiscal and administrative operation of the School.
Ryerson University has an employment equity program and encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and women.
www.beaweb.org /02jobs/jobryerson.html   (452 words)

  
 Library Office | Library | University of Waterloo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Now a full university for over 10 years, its strength is still undergraduate studies and producing graduates with work-readiness, while it has added a mandate of supporting graduate studies and faculty scholarly, creative and research activities.
Librarians are members of the Ryerson Faculty Association (RFA) and subject to the terms and conditions governing the employment of faculty and librarians in the collective agreement between the University and the RFA.
This position will be a member of the Ryerson Faculty Association (RFA) and subject to the terms and conditions governing the employment in the collective agreement between the University and the RFA.
www.lib.uwaterloo.ca /staff/liboff/postings/ryerson.html   (806 words)

  
 Ryerson University Admission: Vault Ryerson University Student Surveys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
At Ryerson University, everything and anything is available.
Ryerson University is located in the heart of downtown toronto, so there is a lively social life around campus.
Because Ryerson is right downtown, the feel of the school is a bit different.
www.vault.com /college-admissions/Ryerson-University.html   (568 words)

  
 Egerton Ryerson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Adolphus Egerton Ryerson (24 March 1803 – 19 February 1882) was a minister, educator, politician, and public education advocate in early Ontario, Canada.
Ryerson helped found the Upper Canada Academy, of which he was the first principal, in Cobourg; it later became Victoria College, now a part of the University of Toronto.
Ryerson's advocacy of Methodism contributed to the eventual sale of the Clergy Reserves--large tracts of land that had been set aside for the "maintenance of the Protestant clergy" under the Constitutional Act of 1791.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Egerton_Ryerson   (428 words)

  
 RYERSON UNIVERSITY: Department of Philosophy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
To celebrate UNESCO’s World Philosophy Day, the Ryerson Philosophy Club presents “Film and Beers with Profs and Peers”: a screening and discussion of Decalogue I, an hour-long film by acclaimed director Krzysztof Kieslowski.
The Ryerson Philosophy Club presents “Film and Beers with Profs and Peers”: a screening and discussion of the movie Memento.
Professor Ted Honderich, Grote Professor Emeritus at University College London, will give a public lecture on Friday, September 29, at 5:00 p.m.
www.arts.ryerson.ca /philosophy   (439 words)

  
 View Cden/WebHome
Here, you will find information pertaining to Ryerson's CDEN activities, and a couple of general services provided by Ryerson for the benefit of the network, and with the approval of the CDEN leadership.
Ryerson maintains an indexed database of all CDEN nodes.
Ryerson maintains the CDEN Online Resource Centre, a Yahoo-like hierarchy of Web resources on design from all over the world.
deseng.ryerson.ca /xiki/View/Cden/WebHome   (203 words)

  
 ITSDC Financial Planning
To meet the American University average for 1994 Ryerson would need a total of something (depending on how the machines were scheduled and expectations for student usage) between 1066 and 1706 machines.
This ignores the fact that Ryerson is not spending $3,257/year per machine in its existing labs and so the vast majority of the machines on campus today have exceeded their useful lifetime and must be replaced as soon as possible.
At Ryerson for example, the Malthus statistics server is in its fifth year with only one upgrade and is still adequate for the needs of its users.
www.sarg.ryerson.ca /dmason/itsdc/appendix-b.html   (6143 words)

  
 RYERSON UNIVERSITY: Graduate Studies: Communication and Culture
A Partnership of Ryerson University and York University
R. Bruce Elder is a filmmaker, critic, and teacher of Film Studies at Ryerson Polytechnic University.
Besides teaching at Ryerson and making his own films, Bruce Elder has been a guest lecturer at institutions across the continent and in Europe.
comcult.ryerson.ca /faculty/elder.html   (387 words)

  
 David Crow: Ryerson University - Project Leader, Web Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Lead the negotiation and communication of issues that could be politically sensitive with a variety of university stakeholders to establish standard, centralized practices across a decentralized institution.
The incumbent must have a relevant university degree, including specific training and experience in project managing web projects from development to launch; Expertise and at least one year of Project Management training (PMI) is a mandatory requirement for this position.
Excellent oral, written and presentation skills are required to interact effectively with a variety of university stakeholders, including faculty members, senior administrators and mangers relative to establishing standard, centralized practices across a decentralized institution.
davidcrow.ca /jobs/772/ryerson-university-project-leader-web-service...   (674 words)

  
 RYERSON UNIVERSITY, Toronto, Ontario, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Ryerson University is known for innovative programs built on the integration of theoretical and relevant learning.
Over 50 undergraduate and graduate programs are distinguished by a professionally focused curriculum and strong emphasis on excellence in teaching, research and creative activities.
Ryerson is also a leader in adult learning, with the largest university-based continuing education school in Canada.
www.aeaweb.org /joe/0510d/html/joe267.html   (236 words)

  
 CBC.ca Arts - Ryerson University nets historic photo collection
"We are honoured that Ryerson University has been chosen as the custodian of images that fundamentally shaped and informed how we saw the world in the 20th century," Ryerson president Claude Lajeunesse said in a statement Tuesday.
In November 2003, the university teamed up with photography museum George Eastman House to create what was called the world's first master's program in photographic preservation and collections management.
Last month, Ryerson announced that Kodak Canada recently donated its entire historic company archives to the school, which is also in line to receive an extensive collection exploring the history of photography from U.S. private collectors Nicholas and Marilyn Graver.
www.cbc.ca /arts/story/2005/04/11/blackstarryerson050411.html   (1400 words)

  
 Ryerson Tamil Students Association - RYETSA.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Tamil Students Association @ Ryerson University is a student group comprised and maintained by students for the purposes of uniting Ryerson’s Tamil student body.
We are a non-profit group, operating solely to promote the culture and identity of the Tamil Student body at Ryerson University.
Our commitment is to represent the Tamil student body at Ryerson positively through various cultural and social activities.
ryetsa.com /tsa2006   (106 words)

  
 UOIT vice-president named next president of Ryerson University | 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Levy came to UOIT and Durham College from the University of Toronto in February 2004.
As the province's newest university, the University of Ontario Institute of Technology provides a unique combination of academic knowledge, vibrant student life, leading-edge research, and hands-on skills.
The university offers career-focused undergraduate degree programs in the fields of business and information technology, sciences, engineering, nursing, social science, and education.
www.uoit.ca /EN/main2/news_events/news_archives/news_releases/35302/20050201.html   (446 words)

  
 Ryerson University
"An open college needs an open architecture to succeed in the true sharing of knowledge." Ryerson University occupies a picturesque 20 acres in the heart of downtown Toronto, but not all of its students can be found strolling through the Quad.
Open College is the learning distance unit of the university's Continuing Education Division, which provides more than 42,000 students a curriculum spanning 1,000 courses, 71 certificate programs and advanced Information Technology.
Open College, in keeping with the traditions of Ryerson University and the needs of the students it serves, has found a way, through DocuShare, to make the sharing and acquiring of knowledge simpler, faster and accessible to all.
xerox.com /go/xrx/template/018v.jsp?view=Ryerson&Xcntry=USA&Xlang=en_US   (538 words)

  
 Department of Physics :: Ryerson University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
You will find in Physics at Ryerson a vibrant atmosphere of research within a group of Physicists renowned in their fields.
The University is expanding into new horizons while keeping its time-honoured traditions of excellence, high standards of quality and dedication to teaching and to its students.
The Physics Department at Ryerson is an integral and essential link in Ryerson’s academic life.
www.physics.ryerson.ca   (599 words)

  
 IEEE Student Branch - Ryerson University
The IEEE student Branch at Ryerson holds a Professor of the Year event annually where students in the Electrical and Computer Engineering student body nominate students who they believe surpasses the duties of a normal professorship which include unparalleled teaching ability and the extended duty of care to the professor's students.
The IEEE Ryerson Student Branch is inviting all interested students to join our student group for the 2005/2006 academic year.
The University of Windsor IEEE Student Branch with the co-operation and support from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Windsor, the IEEE Toronto Section, the IEEE Canadian Foundation, and IEEE Ryerson is pleased to organize the fourth International Conference for Upcoming Engineers (ICUE) 2005.
www.ee.ryerson.ca /~ieee   (1473 words)

  
 RYERSON UNIVERSITY PRO-LIFE STUDENT GROUP DENIED OFFICIAL STATUS
TORONTO, February 28, 2003 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Pro-life students at Ryerson University in Toronto have been turned down in their bid to achieve official group status at the university.
On Thursday February 20, 2003 the RyeSAC (Ryerson Students' Administrative Council) held their monthly Board of Directors meeting during which the ratification of Ryerson University Choose Life Association (RUCLA) was on the agenda.
One was a representative of the Coalition of Abortion Clinics; another was a professor of Moral Philosophy at Ryerson.
www.lifesite.net /ldn/2003/feb/03022802.html   (268 words)

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