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Paul Schweitzer
Toronto, ON – Archaeology, History


Danielle Stella
Bradford, ON – Human Geography, Political Science

Vice President

Noah Petrie
Simcoe, ON – Employment Relations, Urban Studies

Finance Commissioner

Aleksandra Aleksandrova
Nobleton, ON – Health & Disease, Biology

Athletics Commissioner

Alisa Christian
Vancouver, BC – Diaspora & Transnational Studies, European Union Studies, Sociology

Equity & Outreach Commissioner

Kaitlyn Ferreira
Mississauga, ON – Cell & Molecular Biology, Health & Disease

Literary & Creative Arts (LCA) Commissioner / Orientation Co-Chair /

Kiana Habibagahi
Hamilton, ON – Neuroscience, Cognitive Science

Mental Wellness Commissioner

Felipe Santos
Ottawa, ON – Computer Science, Math

Off-Campus (UCOC) Commissioner

Parnian Tajbakhsh
Richmond Hill, ON – Neuroscience, Cell & Molecular Biology

Services Commissioner

Olivia Jordan
Grimsby, ON – Philosophy, Political Science

Social Commissioner

Aidan Swirsky
Maple, ON – Canadian Studies, Human Geography

Spirit & Communications (SCC) Commissioner [Blog] [Design] [Social Media] [Sponsorship]

Kirsten Stevens
Vancouver, BC – Evolutionary & Social Cultural Anthropology, English

Sustainability Commissioner / UTSU Representative /

Miranda Desbiens
North Bay, ON – Cinema Studies, Drama, Sexual Diversity Studies

University & Academic Affairs (UAA) Commissioner

Aster Gerard
Toronto, ON – Social Cultural Anthropology, Urban Studies, Human Geography

Upper Year Representative

Albert Hoang
Woodbridge, ON – Cinema Studies, History, Political Science

Upper Year Representative

Willa Ratz
Thunder Bay, ON – Chemistry, Visual Studies, Forest Biomaterials Science

Upper Year Representative

Priya Gupta
Kingston, ON – Human Biology, Cell & Systems Biology

Mid Year Representative

Maureen Huang
Taipei, Taiwan – Psychology, Education & Society

Mid Year Representative

Thomas Pender
Corner Brook, NL – Biochemistry

Mid Year Representative

Hiba Taha
Hamilton, ON – Human Biology, Immunology, Physiology

Mid Year Representative

Nicole Toyama
Etobicoke, ON – Political Science, Human Geography

Mid Year Representative

Sabrina Weinstein
Toronto, ON – Philosophy, Drama, Sexual Diversity Studies

Mid Year Representative

Sabrina Brathwaite
Pickering, ON

UTSU Representative /

Artur Khasanov
Ufa, Bashkortostan

UTSU Representative / UC Residence Council President / /

Daman Singh
Thornhill, ON – Philosophy, Political Science


Heather Ngo
Calgary, AB – Rotman Commerce


Danila (Dan) Alferov
London, ON – Neuroscience, Economics

Orientation Co-Chair

Deputy Commissioners (pics and bios coming soon)

President Deputies: Sara Mandia, Soli Yared

Vice President Deputy, Internal: Justin To

Vice President Deputy, Clubs: Danyal Damroodi

Finance Deputies: Abhinit Malhotra, Stephen Zhang

Athletics Deputies: Kennedy Boyle, Maša Stojanović

Equity & Outreach Deputies: Lama Ahmed, Amanjot (AJ) Ubhi

Literary & Creative Arts (LCA) Deputy: Vaish Vijayan

Mental Wellness Deputies: Melanie Mascarenhas, Jenn Rintjema

Off-Campus (UCOC) Deputy: Noah Kadish

Services Deputy: Maria Taifour

Social Deputy: Mia Đurković

Spirit & Communications (SCC) Deputies [Blog] [Design] [Social Media] [Sponsorship]: Paige Chu, Kristen De Los Reyes

Sustainability Deputy: Tuhi Sen

University & Academic Affairs (UAA) Deputy: Sara Koruthu

Ancillaries & Staff (pics and bios coming soon)

Diabolos' Coffee Bar Managers: Ronak Jain, Emily Sparks

UC Gargoyle Editors-In-Chief: Avneet Sharma, Anli Tsang

UC Review Editor-In-Chief: TBA

UC Follies Executive Producer: TBA

WUSC at University College Co-Chairs: Arif Hussain, Abdirahman Hussein

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