Authors

Ryan Mody   Writer| Fitness and Health  Musician| Drummer for Icarus Effect  Ryan is currently a student at Richard Ivey School of Business, and expresses his perspective through writing and music. As a writer, Ryan creates articles in a wide variety of topics; spanning from trends in the Canadian economy to misconceptions in the fitness industry. As a musician, Ryan conveys his creativity as a drummer for local bands on the Canadian scene, his most recent band being, "Icarus Effect". He hopes to find a career that will combine one - or both - of his passions into a meaningful profession.   

Ryan Mody

Writer| Fitness and Health

Musician| Drummer for Icarus Effect

Ryan is currently a student at Richard Ivey School of Business, and expresses his perspective through writing and music. As a writer, Ryan creates articles in a wide variety of topics; spanning from trends in the Canadian economy to misconceptions in the fitness industry. As a musician, Ryan conveys his creativity as a drummer for local bands on the Canadian scene, his most recent band being, "Icarus Effect". He hopes to find a career that will combine one - or both - of his passions into a meaningful profession.

 

Anthony Tan   Writer| Short Stories, Poetry  Anthony is a writer and student currently attending Richard Ivey School of Business. Combining his endless sense of creativity with his passion for writing, Anthony continues to write short stories and poetry that emanate darker tones in his work.   

Anthony Tan

Writer| Short Stories, Poetry

Anthony is a writer and student currently attending Richard Ivey School of Business. Combining his endless sense of creativity with his passion for writing, Anthony continues to write short stories and poetry that emanate darker tones in his work.

 

Joy Zheng

Artist| Painter, Installations

Joy is currently a third year student at Western University pursuing a dual degree in Fine Arts and Business. Being a creative and spontaneous individual, she has strong interests in fields related to visual arts, entrepreneurship, music and traveling. In the future, she hopes to combine her passion for business and art and create her own company from it.

 

Clara Mustang

Musician| Singer, Pianist

Clara is a songwriter from Toronto who draws inspiration from Adele, 21 Pilots, and everything in between. She enjoys encaustic painting and getting involved in entrepreneurship projects in her spare time.

Max McKerlie   Artist| Painter  Max is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at western university. Most of his work is expressed through painting, however other mediums do play important parts in his thought process. He finds most of his inspiration from photographs and memories of simpler moments in his life.

Max McKerlie

Artist| Painter

Max is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at western university. Most of his work is expressed through painting, however other mediums do play important parts in his thought process. He finds most of his inspiration from photographs and memories of simpler moments in his life.

Robyn Kaur Sidhu   Poet| Spoken Word, Written Poetry  Robyn Kaur Sidhu (she/her/they/them) is a Queer, Punjabi-Canadian spoken word poet from Brampton, Ontario. She is currently enrolled at McMaster University in the faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. She competes at poetry slams and is the Burlington Slam Project’s 2018 Grand Slam Champion, and their 2018 Women of the World Poetry Slam representative, where she placed 27th out of 96 poets. She is also on the Burlington Slam Project’s 2018 team. She has performed on national and international stages (in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom) and has a self published chapbook entitled “My Grandmother’s Rivers” that focuses on heritage and identity.

Robyn Kaur Sidhu

Poet| Spoken Word, Written Poetry

Robyn Kaur Sidhu (she/her/they/them) is a Queer, Punjabi-Canadian spoken word poet from Brampton, Ontario. She is currently enrolled at McMaster University in the faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. She competes at poetry slams and is the Burlington Slam Project’s 2018 Grand Slam Champion, and their 2018 Women of the World Poetry Slam representative, where she placed 27th out of 96 poets. She is also on the Burlington Slam Project’s 2018 team. She has performed on national and international stages (in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom) and has a self published chapbook entitled “My Grandmother’s Rivers” that focuses on heritage and identity.


 
Ava Workman   Artist| Digital Painter, Painter  Ava is currently a third year student at Western University pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts. She has been set on this path since childhood and can’t remember a time when she wasn’t passionate about art. Her current interests include working with digital art, painting, photography, installation, and music. She plans on continuing to develop her craft and attaining a career within art.

Ava Workman

Artist| Digital Painter, Painter

Ava is currently a third year student at Western University pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts. She has been set on this path since childhood and can’t remember a time when she wasn’t passionate about art. Her current interests include working with digital art, painting, photography, installation, and music. She plans on continuing to develop her craft and attaining a career within art.

Claire McNamara

Artist| Sketches, Painter

Claire McNamara is a third year student at the University of Western Ontario pursuing her BFA degree with an honors specialization in fine art. Her current practice revolves around the play of portraits, and how they can be abstracted through the attached feeling and emotional response, as well as the physical alteration of reality. Mainly working with tradition mediums, she uses oil paints and oil pastels primarily for working ideas through. She takes into account the teachings of the artists she surrounds herself with and works closely under their wing - using their exercises to explore new practices and ideas.