Category: Students

Graduates laughing at convocation

TRSM Alumni Insights: Advice for Current Students

September brings such a refreshing energy to the TRSM building as students return from summer break and the halls begin to fill with excitement for what the academic year has in store. As a current student, you may be dreading...

/ September 11, 2017
Lobby of the Student Learning Centre

How to Kickstart Your School Year

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The second pillar is Enhancing Student Academic Success. University life presents a series of challenges: you have...

/ September 8, 2017
Window Seats at Ryerson SLC

Now and Then: Supporting Student Transitions

Throughout the Fall semester, TRSM’s Academic Success Centre will be sharing a series of articles related to the pillars that guide their work. The first pillar is Supporting Student Transitions. September often feels like the start of a new year...

/ September 5, 2017
TRSM Proposal

We Got Engaged at the Academic Success Centre!

On July 21, 2017, TRSM alumni Martin and Patricia got engaged in the Tutoring Room of the Academic Success Centre. This is their story. During my first BUS 100 class, Professor David Schlanger said to us, “Look to your left....

/ August 24, 2017
TRSM Entryway

Unlock a Life Beyond Your Comfort Zone

A Reflection on 3 years and 4 roles with the Academic Success Centre My name is Katrina Ann del Rosario. I’m a 4th year Business Technology Management co-op student and currently an ITM100 Facilitator Team Lead for Fall 2017. Previously,...

/ August 16, 2017

Take Advantage of Networking at Your Co-op Placements

“If you want to go somewhere, it is best to find someone who has already been there.” – Robert Kiyosaki For the past 9+ months, I have worked in various co-op positions at RBC. My first co-op term was within...

/ July 31, 2017

Exploring VR with the HTM Institute

As a research assistant studying virtual reality (VR) I’ve been given opportunities to scale Everest, explore Mars, and even compete against a robot in a game of ping-pong (spoiler alert…I lost). Of course, this has all been virtual. In reality,...

/ July 26, 2017
Tutoring Room

My Experience as an Academic Peer Helper

My name is Zainab and I became an Academic Peer Helper (APH) at the beginning of my 2nd year in the Business Management program. I first saw the position on the Career Boost website back in August 2015 before starting...

/ July 20, 2017
Quarterback Logo Wall

From Job Shadow Day to a Full-Time Job

Earlier this term, I had a chance to visit Quarterback Transportation with a handful of other students as a part of the TRSM Business Career Hub’s Job Shadow Day. I found the event to be of great value as I...

/ May 25, 2017
Bay Street at Night

Five Steps to Land a Job after Graduation

As of April 26th, 2017, I’m proud to say I’m done my undergraduate degree – with the satisfaction of knowing I have a job lined up after I’m done travelling! After eight months of rigorous job searching and getting denied...

/ May 9, 2017