Hi! My name is Amit and I am the co-president of ManUp for Mental Health. I'm in my 4th year of biomedical science at the University of Calgary. I'm a lover of science, hip hop, drumming, and supporting my peers! ManUp for Mental Health is my opportunity to create a more caring and supportive campus environment with an emphasis on looking after the mental health and well-being of students.
My name is Michael Zeeman and I'm the co-president of ManUp for Mental Health. I'm in my 4th year of Biomedical Sciences. I'm passionate fitness and trying new activities. Whether it's weightlifting at the gym or just about anything outdoors, I love staying active. To me, ManUp for Mental Health is making the change that affects so many men around the world. My goal is to create a community here at UofC that prioritizes mental health and supports one another.
My name is Qahir Haji and I am a fourth year student in the Bachelor of Health Sciences program at the University of Calgary. This is my fourth year being involved with Man Up for Mental Health and through my involvement with this initiative, I have developed a strong desire to decrease both stigma around mental health concerns and rates of substance abuse on campus.
My name is Dayan Jayasuriya and I am the VP Communications of ManUp for Mental Health. I’m in my 3rd year of biological science at the University of Calgary. I’ve been involved with the club for 2 years now, and improving action on mental health is one of my main motivators while in this group. I hope to have some positive impact; so if you see me around, feel free to come and say hi!
Hello, my name is Daniel and I am VP Internal of Man Up for Mental Health. I'm in my third year or Electrical Engineering and enjoy being involved with extracurricular clubs and helping people. I'm always around campus, so feel free to come say hi.
Hey! My name is Jarin and I am the VP Internal of ManUp for mental health. I’m in my fourth year of biomedical sciences at the UofC. I’ve been involved in mental health initiatives since high school and joined ManUp as a way to make a positive difference for men on campus. In my spare time I enjoy a good pint of Rickards Red and going to the gym (not necessarily in that order). I’m looking forward to another great year with ManUp!
My name is Naila Feroz Jamani, and I am VP internal for ManUp for Mental Health. I’m in my fourth year here at University of Calgary, and I’m majoring in Psychology. In my four years attending U of C, it’s become a mission of mine to spread the message of how it’s okay to not be okay no matter who you are, and that your mental health matters. Aside from this club and school, I do enjoy a good Netflix binge and playing with any dog in site. Feel free to come and say hi!
My name is Tal! I'm the VP External of ManUp for Mental Health. I'm in my 3rd year of neuroscience at the University of Calgary. I'm looking forward to increasing awareness about men's mental health, and getting to know new people with similar passions.