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Recreation and Leisure Studies student ambassador profiles


Kassandra Borne

Fourth-year, Therapeutic Recreation

I always knew I wanted to work in the community and I wanted to be able to help people. Therapeutic Recreation allows me to take my passions for volunteering and give back to those in my community.


Lindsay Eberlin

Second-year, Therapeutic Recreation

I chose my program because it aligned perfectly with my interests and desire to enhance people's overall health and wellbeing through recreation. I have always enjoyed helping people reach their full potential and felt that Therapeutic Recreation was the perfect fit.  


Olenka Chemij

Fourth-year, Therapeutic Recreation

When I first learned about the Therapeutic Recreation program at Waterloo I instantly knew it would be a great fit for me. I've always loved helping others and making connections with people in the community and this program was the perfect way of doing that.


Evan Chiang

Third-year, Recreation and Sport Business, Co-op

I chose this program because of the unique opportunity it offered me to get a undergraduate degree like no other. I not only fell in love with the school and faculty but also felt I would get an education that would allow me to make a career out of the things I love.


Victoria Lee

Third-year, Therapeutic Recreation, Co-op

I love anything that has to do with interacting with people, whether that's helping them, speaking to them, or meeting them for the first time. Therapeutic Recreation is all about interacting with people and learning how to help them with their needs.


Naomi Sumi

Third-year, Therapeutic Recreation, Co-op

I chose Waterloo Therapeutic Recreation because I love helping others!