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Alumni Ambassadors

The Alumni Ambassador program is a network of alumni located around the world and outside of the greater Toronto area who serve as ambassadors in their specific regions.

Ryerson Alumni Ambassador Program

Definition: An Alumni Ambassador is a Ryerson graduate who will positively promote Ryerson University to potential students and their parents; represent Ryerson at various local functions, and help fellow Ryerson alumni/students in their region. 

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

To act as a liaison between Alumni in your region and Alumni Relations by:

  • Assisting Alumni Relations with events they host in your region
  • Assisting with alumni events such as group meetings and social events
  • Connecting with/sending emails to alumni in their region
  • Providing country/cultural information to visitors from Ryerson
  • Prior to Student Recruitment’s travels and during planning, connect with Student Recruitment to share regional intel (upon request)

 

Promote Ryerson by:

  • If requested by Student Recruitment, meet or speak informally with prospective students in your area about your Ryerson student experience
  • Being a social media ambassador for the region, if requested by Alumni Relations and/or Student Recruitment 

 

Represent Ryerson at local functions such as:

  • Events at the Canadian Embassy/High Commission in the area upon request from Alumni Relations
  • Be involved with local All-Canadian activities if possible 
  • Attend President/Chancellor installations upon request

 

Serve as a point of contact:

  • For alumni who may be traveling/moving/or living in the area
  • For Ryerson administrators, faculty, staff, students visiting your region
  • Welcoming co-op or exchange students who come to the region
  • Sharing your Ryerson /living in Toronto experiences with potential students in a manner that is in line with Ryerson’s goals and mission
  • Respond to requests by Student Recruitment representatives by email, phone, or in-person casual meetings to share your Ryerson experience and your career path

 

Alumni Relations will:

  • Gather Alumni Ambassador applications, review them, and contact the alumni regarding the status of their application.
  • We will publish the Alumni Ambassadors name, program, year, and contact info on the Alumni Ambassador webpage, and on Alumni Relations social media.
  • Let the Alumni ambassador know how many alumni live within their region, and work with them to connect with those alumni.
  • Connect the Alumni Ambassador with resources, and contacts regarding Admissions and Recruitment activities in their region, when appropriate
  • Let the ambassador know of any Ryerson activities/initiatives/news within their region
  • Identify and recruit Alumni Ambassadors for regions which relate to student recruitment efforts, co-op opportunities, and student exchange opportunities

 

To date we have Alumni Ambassadors in 25 countries and we look forward to expanding the program with your help. Please apply to get involved with this program by applying online or submitting the Alumni Ambassador application form.

The Alumni Ambassador program is not intended to facilitate solicitation related to business purposes. If you are experiencing this type of communication, please contact Cynthia Wilchynski.

Apply for a position online now

 

Canada
Alberta
Calgary Ivan Hui
Geographic Analysis, 2012
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Edmonton Maya Daniel
Hospitality & Tourism Management, 2008
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British Columbia
Lower Mainland Susanna Sroka
Applied Chemistry & Biology 1994
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New Westminster Rohan Singh
Aerospace Engineering, 2006
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Vancouver Dimitry Morales
Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2006

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Manitoba
Winnipeg Kevin Stewart
Radio & Television Arts, 1976
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Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Tom Birchall
Business Administration, 1973
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Ontario
Barrie Michael Osborne
Civil Engineering, 1985
Contact
Sudbury and
Manitoulin Districts
Marion Quigley
Child and Youth Care, 1998
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Waterloo Region Cheryl Markow
Secretarial Science & Admin, 1974
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  Bill Bean
Journalism, 1973
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Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island Bobby Thomas Cameron
MA Public Policy and Administration, 2010
Contact
Quebec
Montreal Donna Cheung
Aerospace Engineering, 2006 
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Saskatchewan
Regina Joe Malawski
Chemical Technology, 1987
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Yukon Territory
Yukon Kathleen Tipton
Interior Design, 1985
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United States
California
San Francisco Eric Quon-Lee
Business Management, 2007
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Georgia
Atlanta Dean Meyer
RTA, 1980
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New York
New York Felicia Sinusas
Publishing, 2001
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Ohio
Cleveland Betsy Moss
Arts and Contemporary Studies, 2010
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Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Sara Gladney
Radio and Television Arts, 2011
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International
Argentina
Buenos Aires Cinthia Pacheco
New Media, 2008
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Australia
Sydney Darryl Dias
Electrical Engineering, 2005
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Victoria Eric Braslis
Urban & Regional Planning '90
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Bangladesh
Bangladesh Ashraful Alam
Retail Management, 2007
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Belgium
Belgium Arwa Aulaqi
Immigration & Settlement Studies, 2008
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Cayman Islands
Cayman Islands Jill Kapuscinski
Applied Chemistry and Biology, 1987
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Greece
Athens Konstantinos (Dino) Argiropoulos
Electrical Engineering, 1992
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India
Ahmedabad Ankit Patel
Computer Networks, 2007
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Kolkota Anjan Sengupta
Chemical Technology, 1988
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Mumbai Dheeraj Anand, MASc
Mechanical Engineering, 2004
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Indonesia
Surabaya, East Java Desi Lim
Business Administration, 1977
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West Java Ridzki Samsulhadi
Social Work, 2016
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Jamaica
Jamaica Nigel Cooper
Hospitality & Tourism Management, 1991
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Lebanon
Lebanon Nabil Robert Barakat
HTMG, 1994
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Singapore
Singapore Danielle Lee
Business Management, 2015
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South Africa
Johannesburg Sipho Bavuma
Chemical Technology
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Sweden
Stockholm Melanie Svahn
Food and Nutrition, 1992
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Trinidad & Tobago
Trinidad & Tobago Anil Seunath
Applied Computer Science, 1995
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Thailand
Thailand Pashmina Jhangiani
Business, 2004
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United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates Nida Ghias
Hospitality and Tourism Management, 2005
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Contact for Further Information


Cynthia Wilchynski

cwilchyn@ryerson.ca
Alumni Relations Officer
416-979-5000, ext. 2147