2016 Award Recipients

As this academic year comes to an end, it is our pleasure to announce the recipients of The President’s Award for Excellence in Student Leadership for 2016. This award was established in 2008 to recognize exceptional students who have a record of academic achievement, consistently demonstrate leadership, and make significant contributions to our community.

Andrew Stewart, President's Award Recipient 2016

Andrew Stewart, Master of Science in Kinesiology

Andrew was instrumental in developing the first, combined student, faculty and staff influenza clinic on main campus. To communicate the importance of immunization, he shares his personal story about being quarantined with a serious case of influenza.


In the community and through university events and programs, Andrew volunteers and connects with high school students to provide support and guidance as they plan for the next steps in their educational career.


Andrew was a member of the University of Calgary rowing club, and is currently still a member of the Calgary Rowing Club where he continues to participate at provincial and national events.

Past award recipients

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