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September 2013: What’s happening?

September 16th, 2013 No comments

Hey everyone! We have a number events coming up over the next few weeks, and they are the following:

RESS 101 Information Session
Come meet the RESS Board and learn about what RESS does, how you can take full advantage of our events and services, and how you can be involved!
**Food will be provided!**
When: Wednesday, Sept 18th, 4-6 pm
Where: ENG LG04
Please register here:

For more information contact Rose Ghamari, President (

Interdisciplinary Soccer Tournament with RCES
Team sign ups are open NOW, in either MON101 or KHE123! All engineering disciplines are welcome. Teams are groups of 5-6 people. The first 5 teams to sign up and plan get a free pizza lunch!
When: Friday, Sept. 20th, 12:30-3pm
Where: The Quad (find the RESS canopy!)

For more information contact Momina Ishfaq, Vice President Student Life (

Conference Awareness Night
An event to introduce students to the FREE National Conferences that they can attend! Free snacks and beverages will be provided.
When: Thursday Sept. 19 2013 at 6pm
Where: Thomas Lounge in the Oakham House

For more information contact Dante Zegarac, Vice President External (

Engineering Leather Jacket Fittings
Your chance to get your very own, custom fitted Ryerson Engineering leather jacket!
Cost: $325 +HST.
* Cost includes everything that goes on the jacket, and even includes an inside pocket.
Methods of Payment:Cash, Check, Visa, MC or Amex (NO DEBIT).
When: October 1st, 10:30am – 3pm
Where: RESS office (KHE 123)
* * A $200 deposit is needed at the time of the fitting **

For more information contact Rose Ghamari, President (

Exam Bank Expansion
RESS is looking for volunteers to help expand their exam bank repository. Students are asked if they could provide a copy of their midterms (do it for FREE at the RESS Office!) so that they can be scanned into the archive. Any personal information on these exams will be blanked out. Additionally, students are also requested to accompany the exams with their corresponding course outlines. Students who submit a complete course package (course outline + associated mid-terms) will be included in a random draw to win a Visa gift card! Complete course packages can be submitted during the second week of January at the RESS Office (KHE123). A reminder e-mail will be sent before classes commence for the Winter 2014 Semester.
When: Ongoing until January 10th
Where: RESS Office (KHE123)

For more information contact Urooj Siddiqui, Vice President Academic (

First NOONER of the year!
Join your fellow engineers at the Ram and watch them participate in a Ryerson Engineering tradition in the form of a fun jeopardy style game! All engineers are welcome. Bring your One Cards with RyEng stickers and enjoy a FREE lunch!
When: September 26th, 12-2pm
Where: The Ram

As always, the RESS Office is open from 9am-4pm, and is located in Kerr Hall East, Room 123. Don’t forget to come and visit!


National Society of Black Engineers!

September 22nd, 2011 No comments

Tonight is the National Society of Black Engineers meet and greet! Start your year off right by getting involved in this chapter! For more info on the society, visit their website.


On Campus Jobs for FEAS Students

August 12th, 2011 No comments

The Career development centre is looking for a second or third year student for an on campus job!

These will be work-study positions, so all interested parties must be work-study approved for the positions before a  job offer can be made.  Work-study applications open the week of August 22nd.

Applications are being accepted now.  Two references are required.  To apply email:

Job Title: Blogger

Max hours/week: 8-10
Wage: $12.00/hr
Responsibilities include:
  • Weekly write content relevant to students /programs in your faculty for blog at
  • Encourage, and respond to, comments and inquiries from students on the blog
  • Find appropriate content from other campus blogs to add
  • Capture and edit photos as necessary
  • Promote the blog to students and course unions and educate students on ability to contribute to the blog
  • Interview a variety of people on/off campus to contribute to the blog
  • Use social media tools to promote blog
  • Participate in mandatory training and weekly team meetings
  • Update records of new content to the blog
Skill / Technical Requirements:
  • Good communication (especially written) and interpersonal skills
  • Time management
  • Self Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Accountability
  • Experience with MS Office & Excel
  • Basic html
  • Social Media Usage – Twitter / Facebook
Students interested in being a vlogger (i.e. video blogger), instead of a blogger, are also welcome to apply. However, you must have own your equipment.
To apply, please send your resume & cover letter and samples of writing to

Job Title: Outreach Assistant

Max hours/week: 10-15
Wage: $11.50/hour
  • talking to people one to one or in large groups/audiences
  • responding to student questions/comments about the Career Centre
  • update students in the Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Science of upcoming workshops and events they should attend and why
  • update course union of Career Centre activities
  • assist other team member in reaching outreach goals
  • distribute promotional materials when required
  • assist at career fairs
  • use technology to survey and/or attract students
  • attend, participate/contribute at mandatory training and regular team meetings
  • collect and enter data on outreach efforts
Skill / Technical Requirements:
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Time management
  • Self Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Accountability
  • Experience with MS Office & Excel
Previous knowledge of the Career Development & Employment Centre is an asset.
To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to

PEO Meet and Greet

February 2nd, 2011 No comments

The Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO), The Tri-Mentoring Program, the Career Development and Employment Centre and the Ryerson Engineering Student Society are pleased to host the very first PEO Meet and Greet.
Are you interested in learning about what engineers do? Do you want to network with professional engineers? Would you like to talk one-on-one with an engineer in your discipline? Join us for a panel discussion with engineers from various disciplines. Free food and drinks will be provided. Questions? Email or

Location:  George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre, 3rd floor in the Atrium
Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Ryerson Engineering Competition 2011

December 1st, 2010 No comments

Fellow Engineering Students, it’s time for the Ryerson Engineering Competition 2011!

There are cash prizes exceeding $10,000, and winners will represent Ryerson University at the Ontario Engineering Competition, all expenses paid.

The competition is on the 21st and 22nd of January, 2011. There will be six different categories, open to ALL Undergrad Engineering students:
Junior Design (Years 1 & 2)
Senior Design (Years 3 & 4)
Consulting Engineering
Innovative Design
Engineering Communications
Parliamentary Debate

Every student is limited to a maximum of ONE competition only. Deadline to register is January 8, 2011.

Register NOW at

Good Luck from the REC organizing committee.


Exam study tips from the Mature Student Association

November 29th, 2010 No comments

The Ryerson Mature Student Association is having a free exam preperation workshop on Tuesday, November 30th at 4-7pm in EPH 222.

They will be going over study tips and how to best use your time. You can RSVP at