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Alumni: Giving U of T more reasons to be proud


 

Arbor Award 2011 recipients

Ahmed, Khalid Elagab

Khalid Elagab Ahmed is a member of the Alumni Association of Woodsworth College and a past director of the Alumni Events Committee, which involved or...

Anderson, Ian

Ian Anderson has been the volunteer pole vault coach for U of T’s track and field program for more than 10 years. Over those years, Ian has volunteer...

Arthur, Dorothy Penny

A vital member of the Trinity College Writing Centre, Dorothy P. Arthur volunteers as a writing coach working to improve the writing skills of studen...

Barnsley, Earl

Earl Barnsley has helped promote and support student musicians for many years by bringing large groups of people to the opera and other performances ...

Black, Ann

Ann Black has been working with the Friends of Victoria University Library’s annual book sale since its inception 19 years ago. Ann has been involve...

Boeckner, Robert

Robert Boeckner, a 1963 University College graduate, is chair of the UC Career Mentorship Program, which this year had 47 successful pairings of stud...

Bowden, Cynthia

Cynthia Bowden has been active in the Trinity College Alumni Association for more than 25 years. Cynthia, who graduated from Trinity in 1976, has hel...

Carson, Paul

Paul Carson, U of T’s long-time sports information director and later executive assistant to the Dean of the Faculty of Physical Education and Health...

Cassels, Robert

Over the past eight years, Robert Cassels has volunteered his expertise while serving on Trinity College committees dealing with investments, strateg...

De Lorenzi, Melissa

Melissa De Lorenzi has contributed her time and talents for the last five years to the Faculty of Dentistry’s signature event, the Awards of Distinct...

Deans, Julia

Julia Deans, CEO of the Greater Toronto CivicAction Alliance—formerly the Toronto City Summit Alliance—has been active with the Innis College Urban S...

DeGiorgio, Linda

Linda DeGiorgio, whose two sons played Varsity Blues basketball and were students in the Faculty of Physical Education and Health, was head of the pa...

Dimond, Jack

Jack Dimond, who served as an administrator at the University of Toronto for more than 30 years, has demonstrated his dedication to the Ludwik and Es...

Factor, Ronald

Ronald Factor, a 1970 graduate of the industrial engineering program, is a dedicated volunteer with the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engin...

Fawcett, Jeffrey

Since retiring in 2002, Prof. Emeritus Jeffrey Fawcett has been a leader in the Department of Geology’s advancement efforts, taking an active role on...

Francis Esteves, Celeste

Celeste Francis Esteves has demonstrated her commitment and loyalty to the Alumni Association of Woodsworth College. Celeste, who is now president of...

Garofano, John

Since 2006, John Garofano has been an active alumnus, volunteering as a mentor to students, as keynote speaker at Rotman Commerce events and as a jud...

Gleasure, Richard

Richard Gleasure is a founding member of the Calgary Skule Alumni Chapter, the first Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering alumni association ou...

Grant, Alastair

Alastair Grant has been volunteering with the Trinity College Friends of the Library book sale for six years. A retired architect, he prices and sort...

Green, Lyndsay

Lyndsay Green is an excellent ambassador for the University of Toronto Art Centre in University College (UTAC). Lyndsay is currently chair of the UT...

Grossi, Pierre

Pierre Grossi has been general manager of the men’s Varsity Blues soccer team for the past five years. As a volunteer, Pierre also launched the Toro...

Hantzsch, Michael

Michael Hantzsch is a founding member of the Calgary Skule Alumni Chapter, the first Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering alumni association ou...

Harris, Terry

Terry Harris has been involved with Innis College since the late 1990s. Originally connected to Innis through her late husband, Robin Harris—the coll...

Hill, Nancy

Nancy Hill, a 1981 civil engineering graduate, has been a valued volunteer for the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering’s Advancement Office fo...

Kirkpatrick, William

Since his graduation, William Kirkpatrick has been treasurer of the engineering business program’s class of 1953. As a member of the Honours and Awa...

Klakurka, Jan

Jan Klakurka has been intimately involved in various student and alumni projects at U of T Mississauga. He first volunteered during UTM’s Alumni Hou...

Komorowski, Richard

Since graduating from the first class of the Faculty of Dentistry’s graduate endodontic program in 1995, Dr. Richard Komorowski has been a driving fo...

Kosmas, George

George Kosmas has been an active supporter of the Rotman Commerce community since 2004. He has mentored students, sponsored and spoken at many studen...

Kyriacou, Elias

Elias Kyriacou, a 1976 chemical engineering graduate, is always working to build stronger relationships between alumni and the Faculty of Applied Sci...

Laskaris, Ricardo

A 2004 Faculty of Information alumnus, Ricardo has been donating his time to the faculty’s Alumni Association since 2007. As a director and executiv...

Lubinsky, Andrew

Andrew Lubinsky, a 1979 St. Mike’s graduate, has been president of the University of St. Michael’s College Alumni Association Board since 2009. Under...

MacKay, Patricia

Patricia MacKay has been a member of the Later Life Learning (LLL) Board since 2009, when she was appointed Chair of the Scholarship Committee. LLL, ...

MacKinnon, Gordon

Gordon MacKinnon, a member of the Soldiers’ Tower Committee since 2007, has written a history of the campus war memorial and a number of biographical...

Marigold, Wayne

Wayne Marigold has been a dedicated volunteer with the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy for the last three years. As Director of Pharmaceutical Service...

Marshall, Richard

Richard Marshall has served with distinction on the University of St. Michael’s College Continuing Education Board since its inception 25 years ago. ...

McGee, D’Arcy

D’Arcy McGee, who passed away in May 2011, was in his second year as president of the board of Later Life Learning (LLL), of which he had been a memb...

McPhee, Sylvia

Sylvia McPhee was one of the founders of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) Alumni Association in 1982, when she served as vice-pr...

Metrick, Lionel

Dr. Lionel Metrick has served as class secretary of the Faculty of Dentistry’s class of 1951 since graduation. Over the past six decades, he has orga...

Mills, Allan

Since graduating with a doctoral degree in 1998, Allan Mills has remained very active with the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy. Allan, who continues t...

Milne, Noella

Noella Milne, a 1986 Faculty of Law graduate, has served on the Dean’s Strategic Advisory Board for more than 10 years, providing valuable guidance o...

Minicucci, Andria

Andria Minicucci has volunteered with the University of St. Michael’s College Alumni Association since she graduated in 1999, and has been on its boa...

Mok, Alvin

Alvin Mok, who graduated from the Division of Engineering Science in 2003, has continued his involvement with the Faculty of Applied Science and Engi...

Morrison, Paul

Paul Morrison, who graduated with his law degree in 1975, has served for many years as both a volunteer to the Faculty of Law and to the University. ...

Musing, Emily

Emily Musing has been a dedicated volunteer with the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy for the more than 25 years since she graduated from the program. ...

Neilson, Peter

As volunteer Chair of the Hart House Debating Club since 1995, Peter Neilson has mentored the world-class team, advised its student executive,and ser...

Novak, John

John Novak has been a committed member of the University of St. Michael’s College New Millennium Golf Classic committee since 2006. The tournament ha...

Otter, Justice Russell

The Honourable Mr. Justice Russell Otter of the Ontario Court of Justice has been the driving force behind reunion events for his 1970 Faculty of Law...

Palumbo, Gino

Gino Palumbo is a dedicated alumnus, volunteer, advocate and ambassador for U of T. As president and CEO of Integran Technologies Inc., a nanotechnol...

Papin, Rene

Rene Papin has offered his time to many endeavors at U of T Mississauga in the last 10 years. Rene has been a mentor to students and a judge for the ...

Pathy, Alexander

Alexander Pathy, a collector of rare books and design bindings, has devoted many years of service as a volunteer with U of T’s Thomas Fisher Rare Boo...

Paton, Thomas

Thomas Paton has been a volunteer, mentor and educator in the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy for more than 35 years. He has served on many committees...

Pietropaolo, Domenico

Domenico Pietropaolo has been a volunteer with the Department of Civil Engineering for more than 25 years. He has volunteered his time assisting with...

Poy, Carter

Carter Poy was a member of the advisory committee on renovations to the Richard Charles Lee Canada-Hong Kong Library, which created an upgraded and a...

Reevely, Lorna

Lorna Reevely has been a dedicated volunteer with the Trinity Friends of the Library (FOTL) for eight years and is a member of the FOTL Executive. In...

Reid, Chris

Chris Reid has been a volunteer with the U of T track program for 10 years and has helped attract and organize a number of Varsity Stadium track and ...

Riczu, Mark

Mark Riczu has contributed to ensuring safe, inclusive spaces on campus for students who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered. He has also cr...

Ritcey, Sheila

Sheila Ritcey is a long-time volunteer with the Faculty of Medicine’s Department of Physical Therapy. Sheila is currently a member of the department’...

Roberts, Wayne

Wayne Roberts, retired manager of the Toronto Food Policy Council, developed a food security course in the equity studies program at New College. The...

Schaeffer, Johanna

Since 2001, Dr. Johanna Schaeffer has supported the New College Career Mentorship Program by sharing her time and expertise with third- and fourth-ye...

Simard, Earl

Earl Simard is a long-time volunteer representative of the Faculty of Music’s Class of 1950. Earl maintains and fosters strong ties among alumni thr...

Skelding, Neil

Neil Skelding, a member of the Principal’s Advisory Council at U of T Mississauga, has participated in significant advancement efforts, including hel...

Speck, John

Dr. John Speck, who graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry in 1949, organized his class reunions up to the 60th anniversary celebration in 2009. Joh...

Spiro, David

David Spiro, who graduated from the Faculty of Law in 1987, is the lead volunteer in a pilot project providing representation to low-income individua...

Starkey, John

John Starkey is a long-time supporter of the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering’s Civil and Mineral Engineering programs and of the faculty’s...

Story, Valerie

Valerie Story, who graduated in 1970, has served on the Alumni of Victoria College executive for the past eight years, including three years as presi...

Tuohy, Carolyn

Professor Emerita Carolyn Tuohy, a 1966 graduate of Victoria College, is a member of the Emmanuel College Principal’s Strategic Task Group that worke...

UTWA, The University of Toronto Women’s Association

The University of Toronto Women’s Association (UTWA), led by President Dr. Maureen Rudzik, was formed in 1982 to promote fellowship throughout the Un...

Vodden, Kathy

Kathy Vodden has helped organize and promote the University College Annual Book Sale since 1995. Among other things, Kathy has helped coordinate the ...

Walker, Scott

Scott Walker has volunteered with the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy for nearly three decades and, in his role as Director of Pharmacy at Sunnybrook ...

Walsh, Gaye

Gaye Walsh, a 1977 graduate of the Faculty of Medicine’s occupational therapy program, has helped revitalize the Physical Therapy and Occupational Th...

Waugh Bennett, Janice

Janice Waugh Bennett, who received a master’s degree in health science from the Faculty of Medicine in 2004, has since served as a member of the Spee...

Westfall, William

Dr. William Westfall served as Chair of the Hart House Recreational Athletics Committee from 1996 to 2010. A historian and a long-time user of the fa...

White, Edward

Edward White, a 1966 Victoria College graduate, has supported both colleges of Victoria University as an original member of the President’s Advisory ...

Williams, Lucinda

Lucinda Williams, who is current vice-president of the Alumni Association of Woodsworth College, has been the driving force behind the Alumni Café sp...

Yeadon, Natalie

In just two years, Natalie Yeadon has made a significant impact on the U of T Mississauga Alumni Association. Natalie used her expertise in marketing...

Please note that the Alumni website does not include a comprehensive list of names, photographs, and/or citations for all Arbor Award, Award of Excellence, and Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Award recipients. We are in the process of digitizing our historic award data and appreciate your patience during this process. Although we strive to ensure the information on the website is accurate, errors may occasionally occur. Please inform us of any inaccuracies by emailing us at support@alumni.utoronto.ca.