October 22-26: Social Justice Week at Ryerson

The 8th Social Justice Week at Ryerson University highlights the efforts of grassroots organizations and community members currently involved in social justice activism. 

October 17, 2018

November 14: 'My officers acted in good faith:' Police Oversight, Accountability and Public Consent

This free 1-day forum is meant to engage academics, members of the community, and policy makers in a critical conversation about issues related to police oversight and public accountability.

November 10, 2017

May 24: You Can't Say That! – Teachers' Rights To Free Expression

When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where: Room 103, Rogers Communication Centre, Ryerson University, 80 Gould Street, Toronto

While free expression is a Charter right, teachers face limitations on what they can do and say in and out of school. This symposium examines teachers' rights in and out of school and on social media.

May 10, 2017

Seeking research participants for study of LGBTQ youth who were in care

The goal of this project is to increase public awareness of the issues faced by LGBTQ youth in care and help child welfare and youth justice facilities better serve this group.

November 13, 2015

The Legal Innovation Zone at Ryerson University Launches a Community Collaboration to help Separating Families

LIZ is launching a 4-month community collaboration, calling on lawyers, related professionals, stakeholders, students, the Ryerson community, community leaders, and the public, to help in this project.

September 22, 2015

March 28: Hackcess to Justice: Connecting Rural and Remote Communities to the Law

When: Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: Digital Media Zone, 6th floor, 10 Dundas St. East, Toronto

Contact: heather.mercer@ryerson.ca

Hackcess to Justice is an Access to Justice hackathon aimed at finding ways to bring access to justice to those currently shut off from it.

March 25, 2015

October 7: Workers Without Borders: What Rights for Transnational Labour?

Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Time: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: Thomas Lounge, Student Centre, Ryerson University, 55 Gould Street,

ASL Interpretation Provided: Yes

This event is part of the 4th Annual Ryerson Social Justice Week: A Different World IS Possible, taking place October 6 to 10, 2014, at Ryerson University.

September 29, 2014

May 15-17: Immigration and Settlement: Precarious Futures?

Date May 15-17 (Wednesday-Friday), 2013

Place Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario

The Ryerson Centre for Immigration and Settlement presents its 2013 conference, Immigration and Settlement: Precarious Futures?

May 02, 2013