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Arts alumni are an accomplished crew. They have great advice for students and fellow graduates, and know that arts degrees teach skills that are sought-after in the professional environment. 

Silvia Rossi BA'93, MA'06 (French)


Silvia Rossi is a Writing and Learning Strategist at Mount Royal University. Through workshops and one-on-one appointments, she helps students from all faculties move to the next level in their writing, referencing, time management and learning strategies. Rossi was the inaugural recipient of the  E. Catherine Barclay Scholarship. This generous award is given annually to a full-time student registered in any faculty at the University of Calgary wishing to pursue studies in France through an official exchange program, for two semesters. Learn more about the award at