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Matthew Wason

Student Activities and Engagement Coordinator

Degrees:Diploma- Sports & Business Administration - Algonquin College
Phone:613-520-2600 x 2196
Email:Matthew.Wason@carleton.ca

Job Responsibilities:

Responsible for organizing, coordinating and overseeing a variety of initiatives that support students’ transition into the university and provide meaningful ways for them to engage in the community with a focus on Fall Orientation. Coordinates the online identity for the Student Experience Office.

Professional Experience:

  • Manager of Events and Administration – Ottawa Senators Foundation
  • Community Relations Coordinator – Ottawa Senators
  • 10+ years working in various event planning positions – Ottawa Senators & Ottawa Senators Foundation

More About Matthew

Hometown:

Ottawa, Ontario

Length of Time on Campus:

1st year

Hobbies Outside Work:

Hockey, softball, and tennis.

Best Part of Being in Ottawa:

You get all of the amenities of a large city and still feel like a member of a close-knit community.

New Student Advice:

Take the time to volunteer at a variety of establishments and events. Ask Questions. If you take something on, see it through until completion.