“As VP Involvement 2018-2019, I got to meet/connect with a group of strong, intelligent and brave women. They helped the committee immensely and made my experience with JMWL an amazing one. I want to give a big shout-out to my team, thank you for the amazing support and being the amazing women that you all are!” - Daniella Bertone

"Being a part of the ambassador team on the JMWL committee has been one of the most rewarding experiences I have had since coming into Concordia. The team was made up of women and men alike who were striving for equality. The people I have had the privilege of getting to know have been supportive and encouraging and I'm sure I will remain friends with them from here on out. I wish next year’s team the best of luck as JMWL continues to grow. I am so thankful for the opportunity.” - Charlotte Maher

 

“If you want to get involved, sign up! Being part of JMWL was a great life experience. As future entrepreneurs, it is in our power to work on a better future where everybody has equal rights. This committee gave me an opportunity to grow as an individual and work with powerful ladies on a truly good cause." - Nathalie Midrigan

“Being an Ambassador for JMWL was stimulating and captivating. It has allowed me to develop my speech skills in a professional manner and has helped me connect with people from different career fields. The executives were extremely knowledgeable and facilitated the learning process for us. As a first year student, this committee has enlightened me about the world around me and I wish others would take on this opportunity as well.” - Samira Reza

 

“As an Ambassador for JMWL, I have had the amazing opportunity to help a committee that promotes an important change; equality. During which I got to meet extraordinary individuals and companies that are taking the next steps to achieve this change for the future generations to come. I have learned various life skills and strongly encourage other students to be a part of a committee that they believe strongly in. As I will forever be grateful for the opportunity to have worked with strong women in furthering women’s advancements in society.” - Karen Montano

“As part of the ambassador team, I got the chance to promote our events to fellow students and have discussions with them. I enjoyed talking and engaging with my peers on the topic of gender equality, which is one of my core values. Thank you to the executive team, and especially to our VP Involvement who guided and mentored us throughout the whole process. I strongly encourage students to get involved in this young and transforming committee.” - Masooda Nejat

 

“I started off as an ambassador to join a committee engaged in a cause that I truly cared about. I didn’t know then that I would end up in a leadership role by the end of the year. JMWL is like a family comprised of diverse individuals who empower those around them. Being part of JMWL has allowed me to develop strong networking skills. I was able to create new relationships with like-minded students and professionals. I’ve gained so much more than what I had anticipated and I’m so happy I applied!” - Iqra Akhtar

“Being involved with this committee has brought me so much more than I ever imagined. I got to be a part of an amazing group of people who were pushing for such an important cause and I actually learned so much through all the wonderful events organized. As a first year in JMSB, this committee gave me a lot of tools and opportunities and I am very grateful to have been part of such an incredible team!” - Ursule Gagnon-Gosme

 

Written by: JMWL Ambassador Team 2018-2019

 

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