Name: Zahra Mustansir
Program of study: Biological Science - Environmental Toxicology specialization
Year of study: Fourth
Why did you choose your program?
I’m a biology fanatic. I also have a passion for the environment and love animals so I wanted to do something to help the environment.
What do you want to do after you graduate?
I’m very interested in environmental law and policy so might pursue that by doing a master’s in policy.
What is your favourite thing about Ontario Tech?
The campus! I’m mostly in the north Oshawa location but I just love that it’s small and all my classes are in the same building.
What is your favourite can’t-miss Ontario Tech event?
Pangea. Free food—what more can you ask for?
What is your favourite Student Speak blog post?
10 photos of dogs to get you through exam season. I’ll take them all please and thank you.
What is your favourite thing to do in the Durham Region?
Going to Lakeview Park Beach with a good book in my hand.
What is your favourite Durham Region restaurant?
St. Louis and Wild Wings. Go on Tuesdays to get half price wings so you’re not hurting the piggy bank.
What would you tell first-year you, in one sentence?
Go for it.