Meet Sarah! Orientation Program Facilitator Brantford

Sarah Verburg

Current Students’ Union role

Orientation Program Facilitator Brantford

When/where were you born?

November 19, London, Ontario

What you’re taking at Laurier + year

Graduating from the Community Health (BA) in June with a concentration in Autism & Behavioural Science; going into Year 1 of the Bachelor’s of Education program in September

How would your friends describe you?

Over-committed, enthusiastic, reliable

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

Learning to drive a boat

What’s the funniest thing your inner child wants?

A constant supply of mini eggs

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


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

Instagram, Tik Tok, Outlook Calendar

Proudest accomplishment to date (personal or professional)?

Completing my undergrad degree and leading several teams on campus through extracurriculars

Do you have a life motto?

If I have free time, do more

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

Traveled in Europe to England, France, and the Netherlands with family twice in 2015 and 2017.

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


What’s your favorite movie?

The Greatest Showman or any Harry Potter movie

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


What would you do if you won the lottery?


How would you describe an ideal weekend?

Spending time at a cottage with family and friends

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

Get involved on campus and make the most of your university experience because it goes by fast

Come talk to me about

O-Week, Taylor Swift, Harry Potter, Laurier volunteering, getting to know campus