GSA Statement on Iranian Protests

We Stand in Solidarity with Iranian Protestors.

29 September 2022

29 September 2022 - The Graduate Students’ Association condemns gender-based violence and is appalled by the recent events in Iran and stands in solidarity with the people of Iran—both at home and abroad—who have taken action in relation to them.

We join countless other post-secondary organizations and institutions urging for change and, at this critical time, we encourage graduate students who require support to consider the following resources:

The GSA continues to engage in conversations with various University stakeholders, including the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, to discuss means of support that would best serve our community at this critical time. We encourage graduate students to contact us at, or visit us virtually or in-person at our office in Triffo Hall as appropriate to help address any questions or concerns.