Student Recognition: Celebrating leadership & excellence


Student leadership and excellence is acknowledged and recognized at OCAD University annually since 2011/2012, with awards given to those whose outstanding contributions to student life, leadership, advocacy, equity and social justice, contribute to improving the campus community

 
DateTuesday, March 29, 2016 - 10:00pm to Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:00am

Phone

416-977-6000 Ext. 275

Email

bjames@ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-leadership-awards.htm

Student leadership and excellence is acknowledged and recognized at OCAD University annually since 2011/2012, with awards given to those whose outstanding contributions to student life, leadership, advocacy, equity and social justice, contribute to improving the campus community.

A celebratory dinner and awards ceremony are coordinated through the Campus Life office with generous financial support from First Generation Programs (Writing & Learning Centre); Financial Aid & Awards; Alumni Relations; Diversity, Equity & Sustainability Initiatives; Office of Vice-President, Academic; and the Office of the President. Awards being given out include:

PEER MENTOR AWARDS
Two awards, $500 each. Recipients are: 
Ahmed Bokhari
Jacqueline Lee

Honorary Mention:  
Nicole Calzavara
Elizabeth Chan
Madison Leeson
Amrita Panesar

Three- and four-year commitment pins are also given out to those Peer Mentors who have stayed involved in the Student Mentor Program for three or four or more years.

DIVERSITY & EQUITY EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR STUDENTS
Usually one award, but this year, stellar nominations have resulted in securing of additional funds so that three $1000 awards will be given out. Recipients are:
Rouzbeh Akhabari 
Zvikomborero Mhakayakora
Amanda Robertson-Hebert

Honorary Mention:  
Elisha Lim
Amrita Panesar

New this year, we will be acknowledging and recognizing students who have taken an active student leader role in OCAD U Senate, Board of Governors, Student Union and student-run groups.

DateTuesday, March 29, 2016 - 10:00pm to Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:00am

Phone

416-977-6000 Ext. 275

Email

bjames@ocadu.ca

Website

http://www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-leadership-awards.htm

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Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
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Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 10:00pm to Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:00am

Student leadership and excellence is acknowledged and recognized at OCAD University annually since 2011/2012, with awards given to those whose outstanding contributions to student life, leadership, advocacy, equity and social justice, contribute to improving the campus community.

A celebratory dinner and awards ceremony are coordinated through the Campus Life office with generous financial support from First Generation Programs (Writing & Learning Centre); Financial Aid & Awards; Alumni Relations; Diversity, Equity & Sustainability Initiatives; Office of Vice-President, Academic; and the Office of the President. Awards being given out include:

PEER MENTOR AWARDS
Two awards, $500 each. Recipients are: 
Ahmed Bokhari
Jacqueline Lee

Honorary Mention:  
Nicole Calzavara
Elizabeth Chan
Madison Leeson
Amrita Panesar

Three- and four-year commitment pins are also given out to those Peer Mentors who have stayed involved in the Student Mentor Program for three or four or more years.

DIVERSITY & EQUITY EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR STUDENTS
Usually one award, but this year, stellar nominations have resulted in securing of additional funds so that three $1000 awards will be given out. Recipients are:
Rouzbeh Akhabari 
Zvikomborero Mhakayakora
Amanda Robertson-Hebert

Honorary Mention:  
Elisha Lim
Amrita Panesar

New this year, we will be acknowledging and recognizing students who have taken an active student leader role in OCAD U Senate, Board of Governors, Student Union and student-run groups.

Website: 
http://www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-leadership-awards.htm
Email: 
bjames@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416-977-6000 Ext. 275
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