Congratulations to the GRSJ Graduating Class of 2024!

Please join us in celebrating the class of May 2024 graduates. We are incredibly proud of our students’ achievements, and we wish you all the best in your future endeavours.


Doctor of Philosophy in Gender, Race, Sexuality & Social Justice:

• Ine Beljaars
Thesis title: Embodied encounters: Afro-Latin dance and Dutch cultural identity
Supervisors: Dr. Annette Henry and Dr. Becki Ross
Committee Members: Dr. Denise Ferreira da Silva & Michelle Stack; Department of Educational Studies

Master of Arts in Gender, Race, Sexuality & Social Justice:

• Elaina Nguyen
Thesis title:  On Vietnamese Canadian futurities: generational and temporal invocations of refugeeness
Supervisor: Dr. JP Catungal
Committee Member: Dr. Christine Kim, Department of English Language and Literatures

• Melissa Plisic
Thesis title: Plant-based research: a queer master’s thesis born of mass extinction
Supervisor: Dr. Leila Harris
Committee Member: Dr. Astrida Neimanis; Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies

• Rory Brimacombe
Thesis title: Empowered Identities: Queer Magic and Epistemic Justice
Supervisors: Dr. Janice Stewart
Committee Member: Dr. Sabina Magliocco; Department of Anthropology

• Taylor Arnt
Thesis title: Asserting Rangatiratanga and Kaitiakitanga in Response to Colonialism, Capitalism and Climate Change: The Case of Ngāi Tahu 
Supervisors: Dr. Dory Nason and Dr. JP Catungal
Committee Members: Dr. Matthew Rout; University of Canterbury


Bachelor of Arts, Major in Gender, Race, Sexuality & Social Justice:

• Alhmoud, Zain Alhmoud
• Black, Helen
• Cancino Mijangos, Ana
• Gladstone, Selena
• Haque, Sagorika
• MacIsaac, Jennifer
• Miller, Teru
• Ng, Chantelle
• Niemelainen, Cayce
• Normand, Abigaelle
• Oppal, Tamaya
• Peever, Alice
• Richard, Melanie
• Rockel, Stella
• Sandhu, Asha
• Surette, Veronica
• Wubs, Ben

Bachelor of Arts, Minor in Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice:

• Clairmont, Lexine
• Conde, Aminata
• Down, Emma
• Earl, Olivia
• Karov, Rukie
• Landerholm, Mac
• Moza, Leela
• Rauf, Huda