Celebrating Excellence: Top Graduates

Dean Ananya Mukherjee-Reed Applauds Graduating Students at Convocation in June 2016
Congratulations to all our 2,500+ graduating students who convocate in June 2017. We're exceptionally proud of your commitment to excellence and look forward to the significant contribution you will make as engaged global citizens.

We also celebrate graduating student Alamgir Khandwala, recipient of the Murray G. Ross Award; Professor Andrea Davis, recipient of the President's University-wide Teaching Award; and Professor Jonathan Edmondson, who is honoured as Distinguished Research Professor. We also confer honorary degrees on five individuals of distinction.

Of our 3,000+ new grads, special commendation goes out to the most outstanding students who graduated with the highest academic distinctions, and who are all on the Dean's Honour Roll as well:

  • Summa Cum Laude (graduating with highest honour)
  • Magna Cum Laude (graduating with great honour)
  • Cum Laude (graduating with honour)

Summa Cum Laude: graduating with highest honour

A-G

Ram Hari Adhikari
Raziv Alam
Bibi Alleear
Osama Al-Shalchi
Sathyan Arulvarathan
Aleksandra Avramovic
Prabhjot Badesha
Jordana Balroop
Melanie Barona
Endi Batino
Wardah Behzad
Dayna Bernard
Nabil Bhatia
Rachel Black
Kassie Blythe
Joshua Borenstein
January Burbage
Ji Chae
Nicholas Chaloux
Maggie Chan
Alison Correia
Tracie Crabtree
Maria Cruz Vasco
Julie Dao
Serena De Francesca
Yasmeen Dhaliwal
Alexander Digiovanni
Marylin Dobson
Sarah Dobush
Ahmad El Mogharbel
Benjamin Felsher
Antony Filippo
Laura Foster
Luke Gagliardi
Yujie Gao
Saad Gaya
Danika Goshulak
Michael Guglielmin

H-P

Abdul Hadi
Andre Harriott
Andrew Hatelt
Michelle Ho
Donald Hughes
Emily Irwin
Lee Iskander
Anastasiya Ivanova
Spencer Jacklin
Lauren Kalvari
Yumiko Kiuchi
Jasmine Lee
Abby Lenner
Antonio Leonardis
Tyler Lin
Xueying Luo
Douglas MacKenzie
Adriano Magnifico
Shivanie Mahabir
Shayyan Malik
Anthony Malone
James Mandarino
Muhammad Mazari
Tanika McLeod
Kalisha Mohamed
Nasiba Mohamedali
Gelsomina Montana
Lucas Morini
Jacob Morrow
Nikita Munjal
Nicole Otieno
Alessandra Palumbo
Kerthi Parameswaran
Janice Perri
Sachin Persaud
Veronica Persaud
Janice Philteos
Delia Popo Harding
Sarah Popowich
Alexander Preobrazhensky
Salisha Purushuttam

N-Z

Justin Rain
Randy Ramoodit
Shima Razavi
Hananel Razimor
Shantha Roberts
Jordan Roberts
Michelle Robichaud
Adam Rosner
Rebecca Rossi
Yunying Ru
Esteban Sabbatasso
Kevin Salt
Fereshteh Samenipour
Patrick Schembri
Samar Shaikh
Iuliia Shumilina
Jason Silverberg
Hetash Singh
Drew Springstead
Diana Stoicescu
Khashayar Taghavi
Andrew Tebbi
Lucy Telford
Theodore Tsilfidis
Mallory Turner
Sari Waldman
Nilufer Walimohamed
Xiaoxiu Wang
Jeffrey Watts
Gordon Wells
Whitney Wilson
Jiangmeng Xie
Yingyan Xu
Yi Yang
Shivon Yim
BingXin Zhang
Melanie Zhang

 

Magna Cum Laude: graduating with great honour

A-E

Christina Abdul-Hamid
Rabia Ata
Fathima Ayoob Khan
Sanchia Benedict
Matthew Bowen
Ladonna Burke
Daniel Camino
Danyu Cao
Naba Chaudhry
Qiyao Chen
Chao Chen
Nicole Cherbel
Sreyphea Chheang
Alexandra Cioccio
Ruth Damdar
Amy De Nobriga
Awale Ali Deria
Amber Di Peppe
Sam Emami

F-N

Paul Farruggio
Anthony Ferrari
Justine Fortura
Zexin Fu
Connie Gaglia
Amirali Golpira
Christopher Grande
Qamar Halat
Olivia Hanson
Akbar Hashmi
Faiza Ikram
Zubair Kaisar
Justin Kerr
Sarah Kinsman
Monica Lam
Xipei Liu
Ainsley Ma
Alexandria Maclachlan
Terry McCaig
Thawany Priscila Monteiro
Amrou Nayal
Linh Nguyen
Daria Nikoulchina

O-Z

Peace Omozusi
Veronica-Keren Osei-Akoto
Laura Pena Loreto
Mihkel Poldma
Guglielmo Quaglietta
Jessica Ragimov
Ryan Ramdin
Madison Randall
Jennifer Rector
Andrew Rodrigues
Hayden Sahid
Olga-Alexandra Saul
Sarina Serra
Diana Sheikhman
Erica Subramaniam
Alyssa Suddard
Aryan Tiraei
Sohrab Vatanchi
Carolina Vecchiarelli
Lea Ziade
Michael Zusev

Cum Laude: graduating with honour

A-F

Julia Abballe
Nadia Adams
Temitope Ajibode
Nagham Al Eithan
Amal Ali
Ziad Aljanabi Musi
Mastoureh Alvandkouhy
Ebiboloemi Ambekederemo
Jennifer Anacleto
Rebecka Arraial
Melissa Asatoori-Cusano
Daniel Audisho
Proshat Babaeian
Koopai Annette Badia
Emma Barrett
Ayushi Bhasin
Ricki Birnbaum
Rebecca Blankfort
Melissa Bowen
Sarah Burn
Ciara Campbell
James Carreiro
Ian Carty
Navdeep Chahal
Christina Chiang
Agnieszka Ciesek
Jessica Contardi
Caitlin Craig
Laura DaCosta
Temiloluwa Dadepo
Julie Daechsel
Manousha Darius
James DeCristoforo
Bevendra Deokinandan
Harkirt Dhadda
Ramanbir Dhaliwal
Hillary Di Menna
Presley Diaz
Harman Dosanjh
Lauren D'Souza
Emily Durham
Camila Escalante
Ashley Esses
Jennelyn Fajardo
Reza Farahdel
Fiona Farnan
Christina Fiorentino
Francesco Fusca

G-P

Nicholas Geiser
Flora Giancola
Maxine Grech
Alexander Grossi
Destiny Guthrie
Ama Gyamfua
Ciara Hall
Brandon Hart
Harkamal Hehar
Uladzislava Hershtynovich
Amy Hockenberry
Nicholas Hore
Christianne Huber
Lazar Ilic
Sara Jeronimo
Dilbag Jhuty
Rajinder Johal
Anish Kamboj
Eunice Kays
Maya Lahav
Dorcas Larbi
John Lau
Kwun Li
Qian Li
Yu Liang
Yun Lin
Yujiao Liu
Jacqueline Lombardi
Jonathan Loucadellis
Yedan Lu
Sarah-Jayne Lucas
Eric Ly
Neda Maki
Aizaz Malik
Elmira Mammadli
Jesse Medeiros
Jiepeng Mei
Olivia Messina
Ryan Moore
Sally Nguyen
Michelle Noorzad
Maryam Noorzad
Moktar Nour
Shawntelle Parkin
Monica Patel
Iulia Pavlov
Raeldri Pazza
Rumali Perera
Luis Pilonieta
Til Poudel

Q-Z

Daniela Quiquero
Sumit Rai
Brittany Recek
Drew Reynolds
Robert Richardson
Maria Rojas Vargas
Anna Savoiardo
Bret Seifert-Pizzuti
Lurd Shamoon
Jasprit Singh
Krystle Sinnapan
Joyann Smith
Michelle Spencer
Yuan Sun
Sana Syed
Ernie Tam
Ravinder Tambar
Michael Tang
Jessica Thibault
Marcus Thomas
Deepak Vaid
Dean Vaillancourt
Emilie Vandermeeren
Evelyn Vickery
Elizabeth Vrantsidis
Yuwei Wang
Bria Williams
Jacob Wilson
Jason Withrow
Shereen Worrell
Jinyu Yang
Keerthanaa Yogindranath
Kourosh Zand
Jason Zhang
Junyao Zhang
Xiaohan Zhou
Negin Zokaei Ashtiani

 Find out more about convocation and the graduation ceremony.