It is with profound sadness that we have learned that CUPE 2626 members were among the victims of the tragic Ukraine International Flight 752 crash:

  • Alma Oladi, a graduate student at the Faculty of Science who was completing a PhD in mathematics
  • Saeed Kadkhodazadeh Kashani, a graduate student at the Faculty of Science who was completing a PhD in chemistry

Among the other victims was fellow undergraduate student Mehraban Badiei Ardestani, enrolled in the Interdisciplinary School of Health Sciences at the Faculty of Health Sciences.

CUPE 2626 sends our deepest condolences to their family, friends, colleagues, and fellow students.

For those who may need support, the following resources are available:

Books of condolences are currently available at the University Centre.