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First-Year Ambassadors

Our First-Year Ambassadors are dedicated to helping you make the transition to life at Toronto Metropolitan University. Campus student group, club and union leaders, they know exactly what you’re going through and they’re keen to share their knowledge. Want to know what RAMSS stands for? Need help understanding your schedule? Looking for time management advice? They can help you with all of this and more.

Reach our First-Year Ambassadors any time through our social media platforms, their contact information below, or by meeting them at upcoming orientation events. If you have questions about the First-Year Ambassador program, please contact Eeman at fyalead@ryerson.ca.

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Alex

3rd Year Electrical

Hey there! I found my place as a first year student by spending a lot of time on campus with my friends, and joining design teams. I have met some great mentors and friends who are super helpful and knowledgeable that I can always rely on for help and guidance.

Clubs & Extracurriculars: Ryerson Baja, Ryerson Rams Robotics

Email Alex

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Amir

4th Year Civil 

Hi! Stepping out of my comfort zone and trying new things such as going out to school events really helped me find my place not only as a first year student, but as a member of the ryEng community.

Clubs & Extracurriculars: RESS VP Corporate Relations, Golden Ram Engitor, Concrete Canoe Co Captain

 Email Amir
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Areeba

2nd Year Biomedical

Hello First-Years! University isn't as scary as everyone says it is. One thing to know about the Ryerson Engineering community is that we stick together. If you see me around, feel free to say hi! 

Clubs & Extracurriculars: BECU, TETRA, and Tri-Mentoring program

 Email Areeba
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Or Discord: Areeba#6136

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Atiya

2nd Year Computer

Hey! What I love about Ryerson Engineering is the diverse community. It's really nice to meet people who have different interests and backgrounds. Also, the community is super helpful and welcoming!

Clubs & Extracurriculars: BAJA media and marketing team

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Or Discord: kwazii#4005

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Brusk

2nd Year Civil

Hi! I love the enthusiasm and energy from the community and how active they are amongst each other as well as the caring staff and faculty. A little about me, I love spoken word poetry and preforming and writing poetry. Can't wait to get to meet you folks and have an amazing year together! 

Clubs & Extracurriculars: Ryerson Baja Racing, Engineering Without Borders, RESS

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Christine

2nd Year Electrical

Hi there! I found my place in RyEng through clubs! These clubs are what build the RyEng community, and joining them brings you new friends from all years! I'm really involved in school so if you ever need someone to help you out with clubs or other extracurriculars, feel free to contact me!

Clubs & Involvements: The Golden Ram, RESS, RECESS, CFES, Ryerson Baja, RCLC

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Daniel

Co-op Year Biomedical

Hey! Getting involved and developing soft transferable skills are just as important as academic merit. I am currently on my internship year, working at a contract development pharmaceutical company. I have been involved in various groups which include research groups, course unions, and mentoring societies. If you have any questions about my experiences or about anything Ryerson, feel free to reach out!

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Eeman

2nd Year Computer

Hey first-years! I love how everyone is always so willing to help and support you whether it be your friends, TAs, professors or upper-years. Currently, I am a tutor and I am very excited to help students out for this year as a FYA. I am a very friendly person so feel free to reach out to me anytime.

Clubs & Extracurriculars: RESS Academic Committee, Leader’s League

Email Eeman
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Or Discord: Eeman#2812

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Gurneet

4th Year Aerospace

Hi! Something I absolutely love about Ryerson Engineering is that there are endless opportunities and help even from outside your major which gives you a sense of community! You will see me around campus a lot, be it at Residences (spoiler: I am a desk agent there), working for student-teams like Ryerson Helium and RRC.

Clubs & Extracurriculars: RESS Aerospace Director, Ryerson Helium’s Aerodynamics Specialist, Ryerson Rocketry Club

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Mankarn

3rd Year Mechanical

Hey there! I like to keep updated with what's going on in the industry and on-campus by reaching out to professors, alumni and other professionals. RyEng provides so many opportunities and understands students' needs academically and professionally, and provides you with the resources you need to succeed. Feel free to reach out and say hi, whether on campus or online! 

Clubs & Extracurriculars: RESS Corporate Relations Committee

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Maria

4th Year Biomedical

Hi! The Ryerson Engineering community is amazing, and throughout my time at Ryerson, I have been able to be a part of various student groups which have enhanced my engineering experience! I found my place as a first-year student by getting involved with student groups and creating study groups with peers. 

Clubs & Extracurriculars: RESS Biomedical Director, Biomedical Engineering Student Society, IEEE EMBS, Engineers Without Borders

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Matteo

3rd Year Civil

Hello! I found my place by getting involved within the Ryerson Engineering community. Joining clubs and committees is a great way for networking and to develop skills you cannot find in the lecture hall. Lastly, I am in Civil Engineering (Structural option) if you want to ask me about that!

Clubs & Extracurriculars: Frosh Leader, RESS Corporate Relations Committee

Email Matteo
Find me on Discord: O.Ogilthorpe#7295

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Maxwell

3rd Year Chemical

Welcome first-years! I love the diversity of the community at Ryerson. Studying at Ryerson, I have met people from all kinds of cultures and walks of life. I'm currently completing my first Co-Op term at Weidmann Eletrical. Feel free to ask me about anything, I don't bite!

Clubs & Involvements: Frosh Leader, RyeChemU, Cards For Care Co-Leader

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Or Discord: Maxwell#2845

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Muqbil

4th Year Mechanical

Hey there! The feeling of connection between the RyEng community has always been strong and everyone can find a way to relate to others which really brings everyone closer together. "we're in this together" as everyone you see around you can definitely relate to you in one way or another and are always open to helping each other out when needed.

Clubs & Extracurriculars: Ryerson Engineering Competition Lead, Ryerson NEXT

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Rahman

3rd Year Electrical

Welcome engineering students! I found my place as a first year Ryerson student during the first week of orientation and classes. Getting purpled at frosh week was one of the most exciting experiences. The diversity on campus helped me feel integrated within the community!

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Reva

2nd Year Aerospace

Hi there! There are plenty of opportunities for one to shine and pave the path, no matter how unique one is, there is something here for each one of us. I am an international student from India and I look forward to meeting with you all!

Clubs & Extracurriculars: RESS VP Academic

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Sadeed

4th Year Industrial

Hey! I have always felt like I was part of the community, everyone is always willing to help, whether it’s the professors, TA’s, and even upper year students! I am an international student from Amman, Jordan and I decided to get into Industrial engineering after interning at one of the leading companies back home. 

Clubs & Extracurriculars: Frosh Week, Ryerson Dorms

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Samiur

2nd Year Aerospace

How's it going! I found my place as a first year student joining the first year committee. It kept me involved with the community and it helped me create new friendships along the way. It additionally made me realize how close together the Ryerson Engineering community really is. Hope to see y'all on campus soon! Till then, deuces.

Clubs & Extracurriculars: First Year Committee

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Sonia

2nd Year Chemical

Hi there! What I love about Ryerson Engineering is how united the department is, everyone is so kind and willing to help. There are many Ryerson Engineering traditions that you get to learn about and be apart of which makes the journey that more special. I am originally from Alberta, where I studied business and now I am getting my second degree in Chemical Engineering!

Clubs & Extracurriculars: Co-Chair of the Canadian Society of Chemical Engineers- Ryerson Chapter (CSChE)

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Ujjwal

4th Year Computer

Hello there first-year students! I love that everyone is always willing to lend a helping hand no matter what and we're like one big family, which greatly helps propel not only our academic success, but social lives and happiness as well!

Clubs & Extracurriculars: Frosh Leader

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