CNERS Student Association Kicks Off a New Year

Welcome, one and all, to the 2015/2016 school year with your friendly neighbourhood CNERS Student Association! We are your one-stop-shop for all things ancient at UBC and are always happy to accept new members. Pub nights, movie roasts, parties, and writing workshops are just a few of the things we offer throughout the year.

Our new executive team is excited to kick off the school year! We are:

President – Constantin Pietschmann

VP Finance – Scherene Auchterlonie

VP External – Jaymie Orchard

VP Internal – Jayden Lloyd

VP Administration – Sophie Mariano

VP Academic – Megan Barbieri

VP Student Life – Sienna Hutton

Secretary – Rodney Mackenzie

Graduate Representative – Katie Hurworth

Undergraduate Representative – Adam Cheifetz

We’ll be working hard to bring you some great events! Here’s a sneak peak of what we’ve got cooking up for the fall term:

September – Imagine Day, Club Days, CNERS Department Meet and Greet/Mixer

October – Alumni and Career night

November – Theme Party

TBA – Movie Roast

We will also be hosting monthly Pizza and Pub Nights with pizza and first round on us! Come out to meet new friends, chat about CNERS, and eat free food!

And now for something new: CNERS SA is proud to be starting a department journal! We’re looking for enthusiastic and committed volunteers for this project. For more information, please email and check out our UBC Careers Online posting here. For those interested in submitting papers, stay tuned as more information will be coming in September.

So that’s that! More event info and exact dates will be coming to you soon. In the meantime, we of the CNERS SA Exec team invite you to learn more at, Like us on Facebook, and of course, join the club if you haven’t already! Come find us at Imagine Day and Club Days to join in person or email us at We look forward to meeting you!