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Sociology student recognized for extraordinary community service by Ontario University Athletics

McMaster Maurauder, Kristian Ferreira is a leader on the soccer field, on the campus and in the community.

Nov 26, 2016

Varsity soccer player and senior sociology major Kristian Ferreira was recently recognized for extraordinary community service by Ontario University Athletics.

Ferreira, a recipient of the ACCPI Award (2011) and John Holland Youth Award (2012), is totally committed to community. He also mentors "at risk" inner city youth (Pathways to Education); provides peer education in music and music literacy with a focus on the Hamilton Youth Steel Orchestra (2007 — present); coached kids at the West Hamilton Soccer Club; provided mentorship at Sage Family Camps (Good Shepherd Centres); and volunteers at The North End Community Health Centre (Sit and Fit Program).

Read the full article in the Hamilton Spectator