Class of 2021 Virtual Yearbook

Presenting the Undergraduate Sociology Class of 2021…

Dumkelechi Aligwekwe

HBSc (Sociology and Global Health)

“Serving as USSUs Co-President this past year has been incredible! We have gotten to support students with so many new initiatives and I’m excited to see my fellow grads carry on doing amazing things.”

Patricia Noelle Ponce

HBA (Sociology, Mathematics, and Education & Society)

“Congrats to all grads! Next stop: OISE Masters of Teaching Intermediate/Senior”

Meagan Derby

HBA (Sociology and Linguistics)

Jerry Lyu

HBA (Sociology and Anthropology)

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. —-Wayne Gretzky —-Michael Scott —-Jerry Lyu”

Mackenzie Mathieson

HBA (Sociology and Human Geography)


HBA (Sociology, Linguistics, and Spanish)

“I love my sociology major. It opens a completely new way of self-reflection.”

Gite Emakpor

HBA (Sociology and Women & Gender Studies)

“After I graduate I will be pursuing my master’s in sociology in the UK! I have not gotten all of my responses from schools yet, but I will most likely be going to the University of Manchester!”

Erika Hinchman

HBA (Sociology and Psychology)


HBA (Sociology and Criminology)

Prilly Bicknell-Hersco

HBA (Diaspora & Transnational Studies, Sociology, and Caribbean Studies)

“To my babies, Tia and Khai, this is for you! XO”


HBA (Criminology, Sociology, and Polish)

“No freedom without decolonization”

Emily Allison

HBA (Political Science, Sociology, and Communications)

Tobby Wing Yi Tam

HBA (Sociology and Philosophy)

Lily Dina Frimpong

HBA (Equity Studies, Political Science, and Sociology)

“I’m so excited for this new beginning. We are the future. “

Anita Datt

HBA (French Linguistics, Sociology, and Women & Gender Studies)

Tasnia Mozammel

HBA (Sociology and Diaspora & Transnational Studies)

“A special thank you to the UofT body, my mentors, and last but not least my parents who provided me unconditional support, guidance, and inspiration toward this incredible milestone. I look forward to all that the future holds.”

Tenzin Wangmo

HBA (Sociology, East Asian Studies, and Contemporary Asian Studies)

“Be kind whenever possible, it is always possible. – H.H. The Dalai Lama”

Leanne Leung

HBA (Sociology and Political Science)

“I live so I love”


HBA (Sociology and Criminology & Sociolegal Studies)


HBA (Sociology and Political Science)

“I’ll be back here as a Prof one day”

Philip Che

HBSc (Sociology and Statistical Sciences)

Veronica Palka

HBA (Sociology and English Literature)

“One thing no one can ever take away from you is your education.”

Lianna Coates

HBA (Criminology & Sociolegal Studies, Philosophy, and Sociology)

“Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good. – Minor Myers Jr.”


HBA (Sociology and Women & Gender Studies)

Yichen Zhang

HBA (Sociology)

“The future of humankind lies in the equality and freedom of human liberty!”

Stephanie Ann Panganiban

HBA (Sociology and Equity & Solidarity Studies)

Vittoria Blanco

HBA (Criminology, Ethics, Society, & Law, and Sociology)

Anna Li

HBA (Criminology, Sociology, and Political Science)

“It’s pronounced Vay-ber – every sociology professor”

Katherine Carere

HBA (Sociology)

“My favourite classes at UofT were always Sociology classes!”

Anastasia Mikhalchenko

HBA (Industrial Relations and Human Resources and Sociology)

“Something that I learned from my time at U of T is the ability to adapt to change and never give up.”

Renée Melanie Annan

HBA (Sociology and History)

“To my beautiful daughter, let this be proof that you can achieve anything you set your mind to. I love you <3”

Susan Fan

HBA (Sociology and Contemporary Asian Studies)

Lisa Barrett

HBA (Sociology and Women & Gender Studies)

“A Life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. -George Bernard Shaw.”

Audrey Steinburg

HBSc (Psychology, Sociology, and Women & Gender Studies)

Aliyah Karim

HBA (Sociology and Criminology & Sociolegal Studies)


HBA (Sociology and Political Science)

“I’m so proud and grateful to be a part of our USSU community during my time at UofT. Congrats to all the Sociology Grads of 2021 for making it through this difficult last year!”

Priscilla Mwaura

HBA (Sociology, Women & Gender Studies, and Equity Studies)

“2 Tim 4:7: I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.”

Hankun Chen

HBA (Philosophy and Sociology)

“Where there is power, there is resistance.”

Noor Fatima

HBA (Sociology, Linguistics, and Psychology)

“It’s alright to not know where you are headed, just take a deep breath it will all work out in the end.”

Ahnaf Ur Razzak

HBA (Sociology and Anthropology)

“It only took like 1300 pages of essay writing (yes, I counted).”

Ofure Okojie

HBA (Sociology, French Language, and Critical Studies in Equity & Solidarity)

“I did my best, God perfected the rest.”

Yixin Liu

HBA (Sociology)

Stéphanie Anne Carroll

HBA (Criminology and Sociology)

So Young Park

HBA (Sociology and Industrial Relations & Human Resources)

“Love never fails and now these three remain: faith, hope and love; but the greatest of these, is Love.”

Ashley J. Cheong

HBA (Sociology and Cinema Studies)

“I am beyond grateful for all the experiences UofT has offered me. I wish everyone the best of luck in their future endeavours!”