Upcoming TASTE Lunches

TASTE lunches happen year round during the fall/winter and summer terms. Lunches will be added as they become available. If you are a student and would like to apply for a lunch on this page, see Participate as a Student. If you are an alumni and would like to host a TASTE lunch, see Participate as an Alumni. Dates and times for lunches listed as "Date flexible" will be determined by the alumnus/a once eligible students have been chosen. Students are welcome to apply for these lunches, even though a date has not yet been scheduled.

Available Lunches

TASTE Lunch Alumna/us Date/time Location
Clayton Rhodes
Professor and General Education Coordinator , Durham College
Honours BA Psychology, 1996
May 2, 2017
Lunch: 11:30am-1:00pm
Tour: 11:30am-1:00pm
Durham College
Ali Jaffer
Senior Manager, Advisory Services, Grant Thornton LLP
BAS (Honours in Accounting), 2009
May 3, 2017
Lunch: 11:30am - 1:00pm
Adam Gordon
Director of Business Development , Freedom 55 Financial
BA History, 1998
MBA, 2002
May 3, 2017
Lunch: 12:30pm
Joey's Yorkdale
Michelle Switzer
Resident Anthropologist, Idea Couture
PhD Social Anthropology, 2016
May 4, 2017
Lunch: 12:00-1:00pm
Tour: 1:00-1:30pm
Downtown Toronto (Dundas & Spadina)
Alex Fanourgiakis
CTO, Echo Inc
BAS Information Technology, 2006
May 12, 2017
Lunch: 12:00-1:30pm
East of Yonge & south of Hwy 7
Abdullah Rana
Business Consultant, CAA Insurance
BA Business Economics, 2012
May 17, 2017
Lunch: 12:00pm
York Lanes
Parwez Nejatie
General Manager, Alfasciences
BSc Chemistry, 1998
May 26, 2017
Lunch: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Square One, Mississauga
Zlatko Alimpic
Physiotherapist/ Clinic Owner, Park Lawn Physiotherapy
BA Kinesiology, 2003
June 06, 2017
Lunch: 9:30 - 10:30am
Katie Subbotina
Manager, Emergency Management and Business Continuity Program Development, Paladin Security
Masters Emergency and Disaster Management, 2015
June 08, 2017
Lunch: 12:00 - 1:30pm
Downtown Toronto (Front St.)
Lisa Chen
Jr. Intranet Support Specialist, Volaris Group
BA Honours History, 2013
June 16, 2017
Lunch: 12:00 - 1:30pm
Vanessa Chow
Xbox Senior Channel Marketing Manager, Microsoft
BA Administrative Studies, 2006
June 29, 2017
Lunch: 12:00pm