Meet Iara! AVP: Government & Stakeholder Relations Brantford

Name
Iara Weisemberg


Current Students’ Union role

AVP: Government & Stakeholder Relations


When were you born?

September 21, 2002


What you’re taking at Laurier + year

Third-year, Law and society with a minor in human rights and criminology


How would your friends describe you?

Funny, loyal, approachable, giving, a die-hard chick-flick fan


What’s one skill you’re currently working on (professional or personal)?

Cooking


What’s the funniest thing your inner child wants?

To eat candy for dinner


If you could have a superpower, what would it be?

Read minds


What are the top 3 most used apps on your phone?

Snapchat, Instagram, Google


Proudest accomplishment to date (personal or professional?)

Becoming a Laurier Golden Hawk!


Do you have a life motto?

Plan for the worst, hope for the best… you can never be overprepared


Best trip you’ve ever been on or wish to go on?

Mexico and Disney


At which store would you want to max out your credit card/have a shopping spree?

Lululemon, aritzia


What’s your favourite movie?

Notebook, Footloose, Dirty Dancing, Moana


If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?

Sushi


What would you do if you won the lottery?

Retire and live at the beach with 4 dogs


What song would you say best sums you up?

Forever Young, Easy to love


How would you describe an ideal weekend?

Sitting on the couch binging Grey’s Anatomy with my friends


What motivates you to work hard?

My future, my family, and my dog


What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?

You will never satisfy every single person so do what makes you happy and create the life you dreamed of


Come talk to me about

Dance, culture, and food!!!!

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