Untangling the Web: What Every Journalist Should Know About Politics and Indigenous Communities in Canada

DATE: Feb. 13, 2017
WHERE: RCC 103
WHAT: CBC’s Duncan McCue will discuss politics and Indigenous communities. An award-winning report for CBC’s The National and host of CBC Radio’s Cross-Country Checkup, McCue is the Ryerson School of Journalism’s Rogers visiting journalist. He is the creator of Reporting in Indigenous Communities, an online guide for journalists.
TIME: 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
WHO: Public event

Journalism in Crisis

DATE: Feb. 9, 2017
WHERE: RCC 103
WHAT: Join us for the book launch of Journalism in Crisis featuring a panel discussion with Ed Greenspon, Robert Washburn, Gretchen King and Kamala Rao.
TIME: 5:30 p.m.
WHO: Public event

Atkinson 2017: Fake News, Real Consequences: Can journalists half the contagion?

DATE: Jan. 31
WHERE: The Venn, RCC 103
WHAT: Craig Silverman, the media editor for Buzzfeed News, has trained journalists all over the world in digital verification and debunking. Silverman is the founder of Emergent, a real-time rumour tracker. He is also the editor of the Verification Handbook. All of this information is true.
TIME: noon to 2 p.m.
WHO: Public event with limited seating. Please register here.

RSJ Awards 2016

DATE: Nov. 28, 2016
WHERE: Alumni Room, Mattamy Athletic Centre
WHAT: The RSJ 2016 Awards ceremony.
TIME: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
WHO: By invitation only.

A Consumer Social

A Consumer Social: Films by Consumer/Survivors. Free screening of short films exploring issues surrounding mental illness.

Ryerson Open House

Drop by the journalism booth in the Mattamy Athletic Centre to find out more about the Ryerson School of Journalism.

FCAD in Action

The Rogers Communications Centre at the corner of Gould and Church Streets hosts an open house for journalism and all the creative industries in the Faculty of Communication and Design throughout the day on Oct. 18 and Nov. 25.

FCAD in Action

DATE: Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 WHERE: RCC 103, The Venn, (80 Gould St., Rogers Communications Centre) WHAT: The Rogers Communications Centre at the corner of Gould and Church Streets hosts an open house for journalism and all the creative industries in the Faculty of Communication and Design throughout the day on Oct. 18 and Nov.…

Kevin Donovan in conversation with Lisa Taylor

The Ryerson School of Journalism is pleased to present Toronto Star journalist Kevin Donovan in conversation with Professor Lisa Taylor about his new book Secret Life: The Jian Ghomeshi Investigation.

Language Matters

The words journalists use can have just as much impact as the stories they tell.

Getting Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable

Journalists always have to get the story right. But how do they effectively cover communities and issues they may not be familiar with? Hear from journalists who’ve covered controversial stories including police carding, sexuality, religion and racial politics.

Orientation 2016

Welcome, first-year J-Students! You’ve made it. At this mandatory academic orientation, you will be introduced to your future instructors and classmates, learn the ropes of j-school, see our building and find out what you’ll be doing in your classes.