Staff

  • Naser Miftari – Nasko

    Naser Miftari recently joined OPIRG – Peterborough chapter as an incoming coordinator of the organization. He has years of experience as a researcher, writer and editor in various parts of the world. His feature articles have been published in numerous  publications including Canadian Journalists for Freedom of Expression (CJFE) and the New York based The […]

    Coordinator

    February 2017 - Current

  • Joshua Low

    Hello! Ni hao! Apa Khabar? My name is Joshua Low and I am from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. I now reside in Peterborough and I am in my second year at Trent University studying International Development and International Political Economy. I joined OPIRG as the Special Events and Outreach Coordinator for the 2016/17 academic year. I […]

    Special Events & Outreach Coordinator

    September 2016 - Current

  • Kay Ma

    I’m glad to be in Peterborough working for an organization that I’m passionate about, whether it’s meeting people on Fridays at the Food Cupboard, liaising with community members or Trent students, and connecting social justice issues across the board. I love to connect people who are working on similar issues. If I’m not busy in […]

    Coordinator

    June 2015 - Current

Phone: 705-741-1208
Address: Room 102, Sadleir House
751 George Street N.
Office Hours: Mon by chance, Tues-Fri 11am-5pm, Mon by chance

OPIRG-Peterborough recognizes that we work and are located on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe (Ojibway). Originally named and known as Nogojiwanong (“place at the end of rapids”), the area was only renamed as Peterborough in the 19th century after being colonized by European settlers. No treaty was signed until 1923 when, after the theft of land had already occurred, the Williams Treaties were signed.