Gurjashan Singh Dhummi

Gold | The Leadership Excellence Award for Students
Gurjashan Singh Dhummi, a graduating student at Columbia College Vancouver, is recognized equally as a leader of students and a leader in fostering relationships with College bodies. He is tireless in pursuing a more just, inclusive, and student-centered College. He has worked on OER adoption, Indigenization, LGBTQIA+ solidarity, student representation, and accountability. An exceptional student with a 3.9 GPA, he earned a work placement as the social media manager for a local non-profit, Friends of Granville Island. In this capacity he works towards decolonizing their work and enhancing participation in a unique local amenity. Our College could not be prouder of this 19-year-old leader, from whom we have all learned and benefited.

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The Leadership Excellence Award for Students

The Leadership Excellence Award for Students recognizes an individual student that has made an exceptional contribution within their institution and within the communities it serves. The nominee must be currently enrolled in a program at a CICan member institution.

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