Global Citizen

Remi Kanji transforms her sense of global citizenship into action

Reaching Higher

Reaching Higher

The Gordon Cressy Awards recognize new graduates who have made outstanding contributions to U of T. For these past winners, helping others has become a way of life

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Kieran Hayward

“My dream is to be one of the inspired citizens who shape Toronto for the better”

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Helen Tewolde

“My deepest ambition is to focus on learning and practising leadership in new and challenging contexts”

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Breese Davies

“The privilege of living and working in Canada comes with the duty to protect the fundamental rights of the most vulnerable.”

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Preena Chauhan

“I can always do more for others”

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Aly-Khan Rajani

“One wishes for a day when people everywhere can live with dignity”

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Gurjit Sangha

“Leadership isn’t just about having vision – it’s about having the right people work with you, because you can’t do it alone”

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Matthew Cimone

“It is amazing to me the encouragement we get from those we are ostensibly trying to help”

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Stephen Tracy

“I believe we should each apply our own unique skills for the betterment of humanity”

Steve Dennis

Steve Dennis

“My goal isn’t to end global conflict, but to end the suffering of people who live in places where conflict takes away their basic human rights”

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Dr. Andrew Pinto

“Life outside the classroom is vital to one’s education”

Melissa Kluger

Melissa Kluger

“The award motivated me to dream up new ideas and take risks”

Rahim Hirji

Dr. Rahim Hirji

“I dream of writing a book on leadership and self-improvement, and traveling the world as a motivational speaker”

Geoff Ibbotson

Dr. Geoff Ibbotson

“This is what leadership means to me – serving people”

Michael Goldberg

Michael Goldberg

“I would love to contribute to the cure for cancer”

Mark Slade

Mark Slade

“The global financial crisis is forcing everybody to think differently about business”

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