Queen's University

Aboriginal Council of

Queen's University

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Aboriginal Student Access and Support Working Group

This group supports the following policy objectives:

  • To enhance equitable access and participation of Aboriginal learners in all programs and services at Queen’s University;
  • To increase the admission, retention, and academic success of Aboriginal students by developing and providing programs - including bridging and access programs and specialized counselling supports - that strive to increase access and support achievement.



Leah Combs 

Queen's Native Student Association (QNSA)

Arig Girgrah 

Assistant Dean, Student Affairs

Janice Hill 

Director, Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre

Melanie Howard 

Director, Aboriginal Access to Engineering 

Stuart Pinchin 

Executive Director, Undergraduate Admission and Recruitment

Ashley Maracle 

Aboriginal Recruitment and Admission Representative

Laura Maracle 

Aboriginal Advisor, FDASC.

Ann Tierney

Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs - Chair

Doug Maracle

Councillor, Tyendinaga Mohawk Council 

Lynn Freeman

School of Policy Studies