University of Toronto

Office of the
President

President’s Award for the Outstanding Native Student of the Year

January 27, 2014

President Gertler presented the President’s Award for the Outstanding Native Student of the Year on January 27, 2014.

The award is given annually to two First Nations students of aboriginal ancestry (Status, Non-Status, Metis, Inuit), one undergraduate and one graduate student. The recipients are selected on the basis of academic achievement and previous and / or intended future contribution to the native community.

This year’s recipients are Brian Parisee and Jaris Swidrovich.