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Ryerson Alumni Relations | August 2016  

The Ryerson Connection

Alumni News and Events

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      Alumni Benefits

      Massey Hall presents Classic Albums Live: Beatles 1966 at Maple Leaf Gardens, a concert at Ryerson’s Mattamy Athletic Centre on Aug. 17 part of the city-wide celebrations of the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four’s last Toronto show! Ryerson alumni get 20% off tickets with this code: ALUM.

      Beatles 50 T.O.

      Upcoming Events

      Aug. 25 Los Angeles Alumni Reception Learn More →  
      Sept. 22 Financial Foundations with Shannon Lee Simmons Learn More →  
      Oct. 1 Alumni Weekend and Gould Street Party Learn More →  
      Oct. 1 Ryerson Dinner Learn More →  

      On Campus

      George Pimentel and The Brain Project

      Photo credit: Eugen Sakhnenko

      Celebrity photographer George Pimentel, Image Arts ‘92 with his contribution to The Brain Project, a Baycrest Health Sciences fundraising initiative in support of brain health. 100 brains created by artists can be seen in 50 locations in Toronto until the end of August. Pimentel’s “Hollywood Contradiction” can be found at Ryerson on Victoria Lane. Learn more about The Brain Project and vote for your favourite brain.

      Alumni Making News


      Robert J. Sawyer, RTA '82

      Named to the Order of Canada

      Franco Scanga, Urban and Regional Planning '00

      Courtice’s Franco Scanga unofficially beats Guinness World Record for most speeches while raising $10,000 for cancer research

      George Stylianou, Journalism ’93

      Ryerson Today: Life after Brexit

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