Meet Glendon Alumni
For over 50 years, Glendon has delivered the who’s who of Canadian leaders. The bilingual campus of York University, Glendon has now grown beyond the original mandate, a Canada-centric vision, and has now turned resolutely towards the world – internationalization being one of its defining features. Today Glendon boasts more than 14,000 alumni worldwide, many of whom hold prominent leadership roles, in communities and in business, as thought-leaders and changemakers.
Award-Winning Writer and Fearless Storyteller
Writer and Academic: How Glendon Inspired a Creative Career for Novelist Mona Awad
World Bank Lawyer
Grateful Graduate Donates $25,000 to Economics Professor’s Memorial Fund
Finance Policy Expert
Graduate in Government: How Kailey Vokes’ Studies Prepared Her For a Career In Politics
Global Communicator at UNICEF
How Louis Vigneault-Dubois Ensures Children Everywhere Are Heard
Measured Changemaker: How Dr. Teddy Samy Envisions a World With More Opportunity
From Valedictorian to Bureau Chief: How Heather Scoffield Shares The News Stories That Matter
From Skater to Entrepreneur: a Glendon Experience Put to Work
Mental Health Leader
Transforming Insights Into Initiatives: How Dr. Sylvain Roy Supports Ontario’s Most Vulnerable People
World-renowned Privacy Expert
Protecting The Public’s Privacy: How Dr. Ann Cavoukian went from Glendon Grad to Global Expert
Serial Tech Entrepreneur
The Startup Spirit: How Mayer Elharar Used Glendon as His Entrepreneurial Training Ground
Canadian Studies and Women’s Studies
Social Justice Lawyer
Bridging the Gap: How Lawyer Kristen Pennington Ties Social Justice Goals to Business Goals
Alumni: We want to feature you!
Tell us what you been up to! We want to hear about your career experiences and about how your time at Glendon played a role in getting you to where you are today. Your perspectives provide invaluable insight to help students starting their own educational and career journeys.
With your permission, we will include it in our Alumni Newsletter, or on the alumni website. We will contact you before posting your profile in whole or in part. Thank you for sharing!
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