2018 Award Recipients

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.

Rena Far

Whether she’s on stage with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, performing for elementary students, or leading mental health initiatives, Rena Far uses her talents to brighten the lives of others.

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Simei (Amy) Li

Combining her love for neuroscience and her passion for helping others,  Simei (Amy) Li uses her skills to lead, care for, and inspire others—whether it’s school children, other students, or community members.

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Gabrielle Wagner

Gabrielle Wagner takes initiative to make her community better—whether that’s by organizing food relief, raising awareness of domestic violence, or reducing stigma surrounding mental health.

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Samuel Geisterfer

Fueled by his passion for increasing student engagement on campus, Samuel Geisterfer’s service in many leadership roles has helped build a stronger, more connected student community.

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Kyle Mayr

Throughout his degree, Kyle Mayr was dedicated to both science and the community. He has made significant contributions in his field and been intricately involved with the university community.

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Past award recipients

20202019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 
2014 | 2013