Dima Ismail Received Laurie Schnarr I am a Gryphon Award

The Student Experience Awards are presented each year to deserving undergraduate and graduate students, staff, and faculty members.

Dima is a member of the Multi-Faith Resource Team and the president of the Muslim Students Association (MSA) who exemplifies what it means to be a Gryphon. Dina lead several important projects while on the Multi-Faith Resource Team, including a collaboration with the Wellness Centre on campus to make an MSA Peer Helper Program, in response to mental health concerns among Muslim students on campus. Dima also worked hard to find Muslim prayer spaces on campus and to increase the availability of Halal foods. Dima and the MSA also ran several Orientation Week events to include new students on campus. Dima is a passionate leader who works hard to ensure the best Gryphon experience for all students.