Call for Nominations: Diversity & Equity Excellence Award for Students 2017/2018

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 3:15pm to Friday, February 23, 2018 - 11:45pm

Student leadership awards and recognition at OCAD University are coordinated annually through the Campus Life office. Awards are given to students in recognition of outstanding contributions to student life, leadership roles, advocacy, and equity and social justice on campus.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: DIVERSITY & EQUITY EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR STUDENTS
The Diversity & Equity Excellence Award for Students acknowledges an outstanding student whose advocacy and leadership promote and advance human rights, equity and social justice on campus.

Successful candidates will be announced at an annual appreciation event in March 2018. Nominators will also be invited.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE NOMINATION PROCESS
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-recognition.htm

Venue & Address: 
Campus Life, Level 5, 230 Richmond St. West (RHB)
Website: 
https://www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-recognition.htm
Email: 
bjames@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416 977 6000 Ext. 275
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Call for Nominations: Student Group Leader Award 2017/2018

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 3:00pm

Student leadership awards and recognition at OCAD University are coordinated annually through the Campus Life office. Awards are given to students in recognition of outstanding contributions to student life, leadership roles, advocacy, and equity and social justice on campus.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: STUDENT GROUP LEADER AWARD
The Student Group Leader of the Year Award will be presented annually to a student group leader who excels, above and beyond in their leadership role! Through facilitation and involvement, the leader demonstrates outstanding contributions, commitment and support to their group members and the OCAD University community.

Successful candidates will be announced at an annual appreciation event in March 2018. Nominators will also be invited.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE NOMINATION PROCESS
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-recognition.htm

ABOUT STUDENT GROUPS
www.ocadu.ca/studentgroups

Venue & Address: 
Campus Life, Level 5, 230 Richmond St. West (RHB)
Website: 
www.ocadu.ca/studentgroups
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-recognition.htm
Email: 
bjames@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416 977 6000 Ext. 275
Student Group Leader of the Year Award graphic

Call for Nominations: Peer Mentor Awards 2017/2018

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to Friday, February 23, 2018 - 11:45pm

Student leadership awards and recognition at OCAD University are coordinated annually through the Campus Life office. Awards are given to students in recognition of outstanding contributions to student life, leadership roles, advocacy, and equity and social justice on campus.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: PEER MENTOR AWARDS
Peer Mentor Awards acknowledge those peer mentors who made outstanding contributions, supporting new and first-year students and helping build community, while adhering to the mandate of the program.

All peer mentors participating in the 2017/2018 Student Mentor Program are eligible to be nominated for ONE of TWO awards (valued at $500 each).

Successful candidates will be announced at an annual appreciation event in March 2018. Nominators will also be invited.

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE NOMINATION PROCESS
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/mentoring-at-ocadu/peer-mentor-awards.htm

ABOUT THE STUDENT MENTOR PROGRAM
www.ocadu.ca/mentorprogram 

Venue & Address: 
Campus Life, Level 5, 230 Richmond St. West (RHB)
Website: 
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/student-recognition.htm
www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/mentoring-at-ocadu/peer-mentor-awards.htm
Email: 
bjames@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
416 977 6000 Ext. 275
Peer Mentor Award call for nomination

Call for Submissions: AZ Awards

AZURE, the influential contemporary design and architecture magazine, announces the opening of submissions to the 2018 AZ Awards. Now in its 8th year, the AZ Awards competition celebrates the best in architecture and design from around the world.

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2017/18 Bursary Information Now Available

The Financial Aid and Awards office is excited to share that students can now see the results of bursaries by logging into MyOCADU.ca and select the AwardSpring or the Self Service icon (be sure to review both Fall and Winter terms individually). Please note, if you do not see any results, this means you were not approved for bursary assistance. You may appeal this decision by seeing a Financial Aid Advisor to discuss your application in greater detail.

Craft Ontario recognizes members of OCAD U community

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Students, faculty and alumni were recognized at the Craft Awards on October 12, taking home five awards for their work in the fields.

From the Craft Ontario website:

“Craft Awards recipients are accomplished and dedicated practitioners in the field of craft and design. From makers that create innovative and exceptional work to curators, administrators, writers and volunteers who support the craft community, each recipient is recognized as an important contributor to contemporary craft practice. Since 1981 the program has recognized over 500 emerging and established professionals for their outstanding work and contributions.”

Congratulations to the 2017 recipients from OCAD U:

Lacy and Co. Ltd. Jewellery Supply Grant:
Alex Kinsley (Material Art & Design Instructor, Jewellery)

Helen Frances Gregor Award:
Elycia SFA (Material Art & Design 2015/Class Assistant, Textiles)

James H. McPherson Award in Woodworking:
Shay Salehi (Sculpture/Installation Student)

Craft Ontario Volunteer Committee Award:
Katrina Tompkins (IAMD student)

Mary Diamond Butts Award in Embroidery and Needlecraft:
Elizabeth (Liz) Pead (Drawing and Painting 2007)

Formerly the Ontario Crafts Council, Craft Ontario is a not-for-profit organization that promotes professional craft and advocates for craft practice by educating and empowering diverse audiences.

OCAD U students, semi-finalists in the Adobe Awards 2017

Adobe Awards Semi-Finalists
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 10:30am

Congratulations OCAD U students, semi-finalists in the Adobe Awards 2017

Carly Tyll
Fine Art - Animation / Motion Graphics
Constellation

Olivia Wong
Fine Art - Photography
Void

Cindy Lee
Fine Art - Illustration
Family

Jasmine Leung
Social Impact - Web / App / Game Design
#FakeNews 2017 Pandemic

Fylbert Marion Tan
Fine Art - Graphic Design / Print
The Reyes Global Trade Inc. Logo and Patterns

Saadia Kardar
Social Impact - Photography / Print / Illustration / Graphic
With Myself

Rose Ting-Yi Liu
Fine Art - Illustration
A Song Of Summer

Rose Ting-Yi Liu
Fine Art - Illustration
Eggy Sensitive

Erin McCluskey
Social Impact - Photography / Print / Illustration / Graphic 
Disappearing Neighbourhoods

Erin McCluskey
Social Impact - Photography / Print / Illustration / Graphic
Government's Response

Aicha Niazy
Commercial - Web / App / Game Design
Kill The Jaguar Shark - A Wes Anderson Inspired Board Game

Aicha Niazy
Commercial - Print / Graphic / Illustration 
New Perspectives Series Of Talks

Michaila Joy
Fine Art - Graphic Design / Print
Smart Therapy

Yisu Yu
Fine Art - Graphic Design / Print
Fading Culture, West East

Lily Chau
Commercial - Print / Graphic / Illustration 
Multiple Mediums

Michaila Joy
Commercial - Packaging Design
Smart Therapy

Michelle Zhen
Commercial - Packaging Design
Shimizu Sake

Aqil Raharjo
Social Impact - Photography / Print / Illustration / Graphic  
A One Of A Kind Gift Set For My Newborn Niece

Aliya Ghare
Social Impact - Photography / Print / Illustration / Graphic
Highway Of Tears

Aliya Ghare
Social Impact - Photography / Print / Illustration / Graphic
Moth Holes

Ka Young Lee Lee
Fine Art - Illustration
Odd One In

Salwa Majoka
Fine Art - Illustration
Technological Sanctuary

Jon Iñaki
Commercial - Print / Graphic / Illustration
Sigil For Strong Bones

Ashley Proulx
Commercial - Print / Graphic / Illustration
Design As Experiment

Ashley Proulx
Social Impact - Photography / Print / Illustration / Graphic
Data Visualization - Child Labour

Aqil Raharjo
Commercial - Packaging Design
Knots Tie Neckwear Packaging

Aqil Raharjo
Commercial - Packaging Design
Figo Vegan Skin Care For Men

Aqil Raharjo
Fine Art - Graphic Design / Print
Quotes By Jessica Walsh: An Homage

Aqil Raharjo
Commercial - Print / Graphic / Illustration
The Ultimate Donuts Subway Map

Regan O'Connell
Fine Art - Graphic Design / Print
"Perspective" 3D Alphabet

 

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OCAD U Illustration and Advertising Students Winners At Applied Arts Student Awards

From last year's competition: Thibault Magni, UQAM. "Fanzine: Summer," Student Awards 2016
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 9:00am

Congratulations to OCAD University's Illustration and Advertising students winners at the 2017 Applied Arts' Student Awards 

Andrew Watch (4th year Illustration)

Cameron Chalmers (4th year Illustration)

Erin McCluskey (4th year Illustration)

Eryn Lougheed Crowell (2nd year Illustration)

Rose Ting-Yi Liu (4th year Illustration)

Varvara Nedilska (2nd year Illustration)

Veronika Radeva (4th year Advertising)

All Student Award winners receive:

  • Their work published in the November/December 2017 Student Awards annual
  • Their work published online in November in the Winners' Gallery and in the Awards Archive
  • A complimentary copy of the November issue
  • Digital tear sheets of their published work
  • A personalized award certificate signed by the founder of Applied Arts, noted graphic designer Georges Haroutiun
  • Their work displayed at the Creative Futures Expo, November 9-10 at the Ontario Science Centre where more than 2,300 aspiring creative artists, high school students and their teachers will visit 

See the full list here.

*Image from last year's competition: Thibault Magni, UQAM. "Fanzine: Summer," Student Awards 2016

OCADU Illustration Students Awarded by 3x3 Magazine

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 10:45am

2017 Illustration Medal Winner Andrew Watch was awarded a Bronze from 3x3, alongside several other Illustration students winning merits and honorable mentions.

3x3 is the first publication devoted entirely to the art of contemporary illustration, published and distributed worldwide. 

The following student's work has been selected to be published in either the 3x3 Illustration Annual No.. 14 and/or on the Annual No. 14 website:
 

Bronze: 

Andrew Watch (4th year); Title: Stereotype: Asian Aesthetics
 

Distinguished Merit: 

Varvara Nedilska (2nd year); Title: Only Roses

Adam De Souza (4th yr)
 

Merit: 

Andrew Watch (4th year)Title: External Goods

Ann Sheng (4th year); Title: Echo

Lily Snowden-Fine (2nd year); Title: Arson

Cindy Lee (4th yr)

Anna Kwan (4th yr) 

Alya Ghare (4th yr)

Cameron Miller (4th yr)

 

Honorable Mention: 

Adam Marin (4th year); Title: Prohibition

Christopher Dupon-Martinez (3rd year); Title: Snowman 

Jisu Lee (3rd year); Title: Love Is

Varvara Nedilska (2nd year); Title: The Collector

Varvara Nedilska (2nd year); Title: Charlie Falls Asleep

Adam De Souza (4th yr)

Cindy Lee (4th yr)

Anna Kwan (4th yr) 

 

That’s 20+ awards total!

 

Congratulations everyone!

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