PORTFOLIOS

PRESIDENTIAL PORTFOLIO

The Presidential portfolio is comprised of a variety of positions, each dealing with a different aspect of AHSC’s external relations or internal management. The Alumni Relations Coordinator, USC Councillor, Head Soph, DC Commissioner, and First Year Representatives all manage relationships with different groups on or outside of campus. The Speaker and Administrative Assistant ensure all meetings and elections run smoothly. The new Equity Commissioner works to maintain the fairness, inclusivity, and accessibility of all AHSC practices as well as promote improvement in this field within both council and the larger A&H faculty. Overseeing this portfolio,  the President, assisted by the AVP, manages AHSC’s relationship with the University Students’ Council (USC), Western University, and the A&H Dean’s Office as well as oversees all of council.
Jerika Caduhada
President

Year and Program: 3rd year double Major in English Language & Literature and Spanish with a minor in Transitional Justice & Post-Conflict Reconstruction

Favourite Course: English 2601E

Fun Fact: I had a brief cake modeling career when I was 7

Shatha Jisrawi
Administrative Assistant

Year and Program: 3rd year double Major in Linguistics and Computer Science

Favourite Course: Japanese 1036

Fun Fact: I've lived in 5 different countries

Reese Berlin-Bromstein
AVP Presidential

Year and Program: 2nd year Double Major in SASAH & Honours English Language & Literature

Favourite Course: English 1022E - Enriched Introduction to English Literature (with Bentley!)

Fun Fact: I watch YouTube videos on 2x speed

Francesca DeNoble
Alumni Relations Commissioner

Year and Program: 3rd year double Major in English and SASAH with a Minor in Italian

Favourite Course: English 1022E or 1027

Fun Fact: I don’t sleep with pillows

Abbey Horner
Speaker

Year and Program: 2nd year Honour’s Spec. in Psychology, Major in Philosophy, Module in Scholar’s Electives

Favourite Course: Philosophy 1040F - Ethics, Politics, and Law

Fun Fact: I can “speak” some sign language

Ahsif Khair Mohammad
DC Commissioner

Year and Program: 2nd year double Major in SASAH and Philosophy with a Minor in Creative Writing

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Jenna Bozzo
Head Soph

Year and Program: 4th year double Major in Philosophy and Criminology

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Chava Bychutsky
USC A&H Councillor

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Aidan Rozovsky
FAM Senator

Year and Program: 3rd year Honour's Spec. in Political Science with a Minor in History

Favourite Course: Classics 1000

Fun Fact: I'm not in Arts and Humanities

 

EVENTS PORTFOLIO

The Events portfolio is responsible for all social and philanthropic programming done by the AHSC. Overseen by the VP Events who is assisted by the AVP Events, the Philanthropy Coordinator hosts fundraising events for one local charity chosen each year, the Community Outreach Coordinator organizes collaborative events with members of the London community, and the Play Coordinator directs an annual play featuring various Western talent. The VP Events also organizes other large-scale events for the faculty. Key events include the A&H Formal, Date with a Book, Purple Sex, and more!
Diyasha Sen
VP Events

Year and Program: 2nd year Honour's Spec. in Women's Studies with a Major in MIT and a Module in Scholar's Electives

Favourite Course: WS 1020E - Intro to Women's Studies

Fun Fact: A treadmill fell on my head when I was a child

Stephanie Fattori
AVP Events

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Harsh Patankar
Equity Commissioner

Year and Program: 2nd year double Major in SASAH and Philosophy

Favourite Course: CLC 1010 - World Literatures and Cultures East to West and North to South

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Rebecca Jackson
Community Outreach Coordinator

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Lela Burt
Play Coordinator

Year and Program: 3rd year Honors Spec. in English Language & Literature with a Major in Theatre Studies

Favourite Course: English 3203F - Human All Too Human

Fun Fact: I love rocks, trees, and the french horn more than most other things.

 

COMMUNICATIONS PORTFOLIO

The Communications portfolio can be broken down into two sides: social media & marketing and publications. On one side, the portfolio is responsible for ensuring that AHSC and all of its initiatives are well and accurately promoted to students. On the other, the portfolio organizes AHSC’s three publications each year: the first-year publication Premier, Semicolon which features academic essays, and Symposium which features creative work both visual and written. Catch the release of the latter two publications each semester by attending one of our launch parties!
Shelby Hohmann
VP Communications

Year and Program: 3rd year Honour's Spec. in English Language and Literature

Favourite Course: ENG2401E - American Literature Survey

Fun Fact: I once met Bob the Drag Queen in McDonald's

Denise Zhu
Promotions Coordinator

Year and Program: 2nd year Honour's Spec. in Creative Writing and English Language and Literature, Major in SASAH

Favourite Course

Fun Fact: I was born left-handed, but now I'm right-handed!

Stephanie Cowan
Video Design Commissioner

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Rushil Malik
Social Media Commissioner

Year and Program: 3rd year Honour's Spec. in Film Studies with a Minor in MIT

Favourite Course: 3357F – Science Fiction Cinema

Fun Fact: I put hot sauce and chili flakes on literally EVERYTHING

Sophia Belyk
Website Design Commissioner

Year and Program: 3rd year double Major in MIT and SASAH with a Minor in French

Favourite Course: MIT 2500 - The Meaning of Technology

Fun Fact: I can play Old Town Road on the ukulele

Shannon Scott
Theatre Critic Commissioner

Year and Program: 3rd year Honours Specialization in English Language & Literature with a Major in Theatre Studies

Favourite Course: Theatre 2202 - Performance Beyond Theatres

Fun Fact: I was in a bowling league for eight years

Rose Ghaedi
AHSC Pubs
Editor-in-Chief

Year and Program: 4th year Honour's Spec. in English Language & Literature with a Major in SASAH

Favourite Course: English2501 -Canadian Literature Survey

Fun Fact: I've seen Matthew Mcconaughey's entire filmography twice

James Gagnon
AHSC Pubs Creative Managing Editor

Year and Program: 4th year Honour's Spec. in Creative Writing and English Language and Literature with a Minor in MIT

Favourite Course: English 3371 -Contemporary Experimental Lit

Fun Fact: I genuinely think I might be cursed

Courtney Ward-Zbeetnoff
AHSC Pubs Academic Managing Editor

Year and Program: 4th year Honour's Spec. in Creative Writing and English Language and Literature with a Major in SASAH

Favourite Course: Writing 3901 - Writing Nature, Writing the Self

Fun Fact: I have a famous rabbit @floydthebunbun

Jessica Attard
AHSC Pubs Layout Editor

Year and Program: 2nd year Honour's Spec. in Fine Arts with a Minor in History

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Fun Fact: I don’t have a favourite colour because I like them all

Neha Khoral
AHSC Pubs Copy Editor

Year and Program: 3rd year Major in English Language & Literature, Minor in Health Sciences

Favourite Course: English 2092F -  The Many Faces of Harry Potter

Fun Fact: I almost went blind in my right eye because of a popcorn kernel

 

ACADEMICS PORTFOLIO

The Academics portfolio is an advocacy body that acts as your elected student representatives within council and the faculty. It is also a resource body that organizes programming to aid you in your studies and promote healthy work habits. Connect with your Department Representative to find out more about your department or to give feedback on your experience within the department. Reach out to our VP Academics, assisted by the AVP, for general information on this year’s academic advocacy initiatives, policies and resources, and upcoming events.
Deepiksha Singh
VP Academics

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Denisa Logojan
AVP Academics

Year and Program: 3rd year Honour's Spec. in Philosophy with a Module in Scholar's Electives

Favourite Course: Philosophy 2700F - Introduction to Ethics and Value Theory

Fun Fact: My favourite time to drink coffee is before bedtime

Madeline White
Classical Studies DR

Year and Program: 4th year Honour's Spec. in Classical Studies

Favourite Course: Classical Studies 3490G - Late Antiquity

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Amelia Eqbal
English & Writing DR

Year and Program: 4th year double Major in English Language & Literature and SASAH with Scholar's Electives

Favourite Course: ARTHUM 3393F - Toronto Culture & Performance

Fun Fact: I can make ice cream & gelato from scractch

Abbey Edwards
Linguistics & Mod. Lang. DR

Year and Program: 4th year Honour's Spec. in Linguistics

Favourite Course: French 3140B - Rwanda: Culture, Society and Reconstruction

Fun Fact: I'm afraid of whales

Thajeve Selvanathan
Philosophy DR

Year and Program: 5th year double Major in Philosophy and Political Science

Favourite Course: Philosophy 1300 - Introduction to Philosophy

Fun Fact: I had a failed acting career

Eva Alie
SASAH DR
Sierra Joseph
Women's Studies DR

Year and Program: 3rd year double Major in SASAH and Sociocultural Anthropology with a Certificate in French

Favourite Course: Arthum 2200E - Museum for Future Fossils: Plastics and the Humanities

Fun Fact: I can do a one-woman production of Hamilton at a moment's notice

Year and Program: 3rd year double Major in SASAH and Women's Studies 

Favourite Course: WS2225 - Intro to Girlhood Studies

Fun Fact: I was a child model

 

FINANCE PORTFOLIO

The AHSC is funded by the Student Donation Fund which comes from A&H student donations each year. Managing a budget of over 100k, the Finance Portfolio is responsible for ensuring that all AHSC expenses and therefore initiatives are financially feasible and fit the AHSC’s mandate of facilitating the greatest student experience in the faculty. This portfolio also works in the SDF Committee with various faculty members to allocate funding to student projects via the SDF Grant. Find out more about how we can support you in a project you want to launch HERE.
Morgan McAuley
VP Finance

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Cindy Tran
AVP Finance

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