Computational Social Science Program at U Chicago

1454964291_icon-81Computational Social Science is an emergent approach in which students apply the latest innovations in computer science and statistics to complex social questions.  Working with very big data, on a scale that far exceeds earlier research, computational researchers are devising innovative formal, statistical, and computational models to make important contributions across the social sciences.

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The Last Lecture & Alumni Panel (TODAY)

1482284169_infoBlock off Monday night for a #RoadfromRyerson tradition! A Ryerson professor whose email went viral, an alumnus who found his dream job through being jobless, and two graduating students, come together, for The Last Lecture Series! They’ll answer this question: If this were your last time to address a group of students, what would you say to them?

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Ryerson Student Affairs Focus Group

1477682983_line_mix_vol-7-52Ryerson Student Affairs would like to invite you to an upcoming focus group to enhance Orientation programming in Student Life. We would like to dig deeper into your experiences with Orientation as a Ryerson student so that we can further implement good systems to better provide support to our students.

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VAST

1449788450_Little_Boy_YellowWant to contribute you time and skills to support children at a local school? Think VAST! We are currently recruiting volunteers for the  VAST Program (Volunteers Assisting Teachers and Students) for Fall 2017.  Click here to complete the application:   Deadline: April 19th!

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Careers Newsletter

1477682983_line_mix_vol-7-52View this post for the latest Careers Newsletter.

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U.S. Visas Workshop (April 5)

1444944725_planeWe invite you to our annual U.S. Visas Workshop that includes a presentation by officials from the United States Consulate General in Toronto for students interested in visiting, studying, working and doing an internship in the United States. Application requirements and the interview process will be discussed.

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Student Projects Grant

1474315012_resolutions-24Do you have a project or event that you are planning that needs funding? Are you hoping to go to a conference but don’t know how you’re going to afford it? There might be a solution! The Faculty of Arts Student Projects Grant is an opportunity for students to apply for up to $1500 of funding for student led projects or initiatives!

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The Last Lecture (April 3)

flat_icons-graficheria.it-06On April 3rd, at 6:00pm, Student Life Programs will be hosting the Third Annual Last Lecture at the Sears Atrium in the Sears Atrium (3rd Floor) in the George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre! – #RoadFromRyerson 

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Graduating and need help navigating student loans and financial planning?

1474315012_resolutions-24Get the answers you need. This Thursday, March 30th 1-2pm, RBC’s financial advisors will be on campus to share their expertise on budgeting, saving, and credit for graduating students as well as offering appointments for their professional services. The event is located at the Sandbox (formerly known as the Launch Zone) on the 3rd floor of the SLC.

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