Racialised Students' Collective

Racialised Students' Collective opposes all forms of racism and work towards community wellness for students. Through education, campus and community organizing, and our commitment to struggle across differences, we seek to responsible reflect, represent and serve racialized students.

Our Mission:

To create and anti-racist climate on campus that will foster a healthy and rich working and learning environment for all.

Our Focus:

  • To provide a safe space for students who have been discriminated against and/or students who are committed to anti-racist action.
  • Building an anti-racist network
  • Fostering an anti-racist environment through campus-wide services, campaigns and events
  • Addressing concerns and challenging systemic institutional and overt racism at Ryerson.
  • Contributing to Ryerson Students' Union programs and actions to address racism on campus.

You can contact the Office or join our email newsletter; see the contact info listed below. 

Contact: Racialised Students' Collective
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racialisedstudents@rsuonline.ca
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(416) 979-5255 ext. 2334

Black History Month Programming

Celebrate Black History Month with the Ryerson Students' Union, the United Black Students at Ryerson & Racialised Students' Collective.

Mon Feb 3 | 6pm-8pm
THE COMMERCIALISATION & APPROPRIATION OF BLACK IDENTITY
Thomas Lounge, Student Centre
Featuring Jay Khan
www.facebook.com/events/464571630321245/

Tues Feb 11 | 6pm-8pm
RESIDENCE FILM TALK: 'REMEMBERING AFRICVILLE'
PIT200, Pitman Residence
* Non-residence students MUST RSVP with equity@rsuonline.ca by Mon Feb 11 at noon
www.facebook.com/events/229020107222214/

Wed Feb 12 | 6pm-9pm
THESE WORDS OF MINE
SCC115, Student Centre
Featuring poetry, dance and art
www.facebook.com/events/602258809847316

Thurs Feb 13 | 6:30pm-8:30pm
CARIBBEAN SPACES: Book Launch & Discussion
POD250, Podium Building
w/ Dr. Carole Boyce Davis
www.facebook.com/events/603820669690622/

Thurs Feb 27 | 6pm-9pm
CONVERSATIONS ON HAITI
SCC115, Student Centre

Fri Feb 28 | 5:30pm
QUEERING BLACK HISTORY MONTH
SCC115, Student Centre
https://www.facebook.com/events/604572219612687/

Mon Mar 3 | 5pm-8:30pm
VIOLA DESMOND AWARD CEREMONY
POD250, Podium Building

The Ryerson Students' Union strives to create accessible and inclusive spaces for all of its members. If we require any accommodations to ensure your participation, please email internal@rsuonline.ca