2004 PRIX D'EXCELLENCE WINNERS

1 – Best Program: Alumni Relations


Gold
The Perks of Membership
Carleton University
Nancy Lewis


Silver
Alumni Giveback
Carleton University
Nancy Lewis


Bronze
On Manitoba – In Celebration / Homecoming 2003
University of Manitoba
Sandra Woloschuk, Tracy Kozar, Russ Medvedev, Homecoming Planning Committee

2 – Best Alumni Event


Gold
The Centennial Alumnae Weekend
Branksome Hall
Tanya Pimenoff, Brigitte Kopas, Louise Coffey Hastings


Silver
Manitoba Pride – Toronto Reunion 2003
University of Manitoba
Jana Thorsteinson, Karen Gamey, Nicole Nakoneshny, Annette Frost, Tammy Shapland, Ernie Keenes, Amber Skrabek


Bronze
Loyola College Class of 53 Reunion
Concordia University
Shannon Labadie, Nathaniel Hebert

3 – Best Program: Development


Gold
Thinking the World of our University
University of Saskatchewan
Kim Robertson, Susan Burton, Della Toews


Silver
McGill Alma Mater Fund 2002-2003
McGill University
Wendy Corn, Vivian Lewin, ICC McGill, design


Bronze
Queen’s Campaign for Queen’s – Closing
Queen’s University
Peter Aitken, Rhonda Hirschfiled, Debbie Sneddon, Robin Moon, Judy Macdonald

4 – Best Fundraising Case Statement and Campaign Materials


Gold
Invest in Futures Case Statement and Campaign Materials
Ryerson University
Cliff Luis, Lenita Sahlman, Nancy Zammit, Dario Ruberto, Dave Upham, Matthew Burpee, Heather Finley, Lori Fournier, Bob Ramsay, Pi Media Partners


Silver
Staff Appeal
Concordia University
Sandra-Lynn Spina, Maria Piccioni, Christopher Alleyne

5 – Best Fundraising Proposal


Gold
Transforming the Student Experience at University College
University of Toronto
Lisa E. Boyes, Paul Perron, Tillie Shuster, Alec Kaminsky, Jana Luker, Avon MacFarlane, Camelia Linta


Silver
Faculty of Engineering fundraising proposal
University of Alberta – Faculty of Engineering
David Petis


Bronze
Building the Future of Music
McGill University
Vivian Lewin, Donna Williams, Don McGerrigle

6 – Best Program: Public Affairs, Marketing and Communications


Gold
Dalhousie Butts Out
Dalhousie University
Mary Somers, Sarah Lyon, Dr. William Louch


Silver
SIAST Vision 2020 Contest
SIAST
Grant Bastedo, Marketing and Communications Team


Silver
MSVU Advertising Strategy
Mount Saint Vincent University
Margaret McGee, Young Um, Krista Beck, Colette O’Hara, Cathy Little, Dan Callis


Bronze
Friends of SAIT Chuckwagon
SAIT
Guy Mallabone, Pommashea Noel-Bentley

7 – Best Institutional Annual Report


Gold
UBC 2002/03 Annual Report
University of British Columbia
Randy Schmidt, Chris Dahl; Scott Macrae


Silver
Upper Canada College 2003 Annual Report
Upper Canada College
Julia Drake, Chris Taylor


Bronze
University of Western Ontario – President’s Report, 2002
University of Western Ontario
Rebecca Gardiner, Shawn Simpson, Vivid Design

8 – Best Institutional Branding Program


Silver
BCIT Branding
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Marcia Pong, David Bernard, Tammy Gagne, Lynne Cruz, Denise Gorgosilich, Michael Becker, Janeen Alliston


Bronze
Carleton University Brand
Carleton University
Doug Wotherspoon, Cindy Boucher

9 – Best Program: Student Recruitment


Gold
Enter Here 2004-2005, York University
York University
Account Direction/Communications, Admissions, doug agency


Silver
Western Student Recruitment Program
University of Western Ontario
Kate Brand, David Estok, Terry Rice, Lori Gribbon , Honey Design, Shawn Simpson, Contact Creative, The Portables

10 – Best Student Recruitment Event


Gold
Fall Open House 2003-Focus on Degrees and College Programs
Grant MacEwan College
James Morrissey, BJ Anderson, Chris Rechner, Aimee Hill, James Schutz, Jana Clarke


Silver
Information Session Series – A Customer Interest-driven Strategy
British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)
Denise Gorgosilich, Janeen Alliston, Tammy Gagne, Marcia Pong, Kim Chen


Bronze
Queen’s March Break Open House
Queen’s University
Jude Byrne, Merry Horton

11 – Best Student Recruitment Viewbook


Gold
This is Ryerson
Ryerson University
Richard English, Ron Levy, Dennis Mellersh


Silver
Find Yourself at Trent University
Trent University
Marilyn Burns, Krista Effer, Spencer Harrison, Allan Barnfield, Susan Salusbury, Valerie Strain, Janus Design


Bronze
Providing Direction Student Guide
Nipissing University
Lisa Drinkwalter, Kelly Brown

12 – Best Audio, Video or Multi-Media Presentation


Gold
This Degree Really Delivers the Goods!
Grant MacEwan College
Jana Clarke, Artsmith Communications


Silver
Vidéo corporative de l’UQO
Université du Québec en Outaouais
Nathalie Tremblay


Bronze
Grant MacEwan College Bachelor of Science Recruitment Video
Grant MacEwan College
Aimee Hill, Jeremy Chugg

13 – Best Institutional Homepage on the World Wide


Gold
McGill University
Karl Jarosiewicz, Eric Smith, Chris Murtagh, Jane Jackel, André Cantin, Michael Pereira, Stephane Daury, Anthony Seaberg, Marci Denesiuk


Silver
Concordia University
Eugenia Xenos, Luke Andrews, Caroline Booth, Laurie Zack


Bronze
Mount Saint Vincent University
Margaret McGee, Young Um, Krista Beck, Colette O’Hara, Christine McNeille, Brian Gordon

14 – Best Department or Program Site on the World Wide Web


Gold
UBC Wayfinding Web Site
University of British Columbia
Rob Wilson, John Lane, Michael Ko, Scott Vroom, Taryn Eyton


Silver
UW Blog Website
University of Waterloo
Julie Hummel, Heather Read, Jen Johnson, Ian Read, Alan Wong


Bronze
University of Toronto Giving Website
University of Toronto
Stephen Watt, Shelley Romoff, HJC New Media

15 – Best E-Innovation in University Advancement


Gold
UW Blog Website
University of Waterloo
Julie Hummel, Heather Read, Jen Johnson, Ian Read, Alan Wong


Silver
Life@TWU e-newslettler campaign
Trinity Western University
Julie Frizzo, Michele Dau


Bronze
University of Ottawa Recruitment System
University of Ottawa
Andréa Nadeau, Thierry Brunet, Louise Jubinville

16 – Best Magazine


Gold
University of Waterloo Magazine
University of Waterloo
Linda Kenyon, Martin Van Nierop, Patricia Bow, Christine Goucher, Monica Lynch, Amy Deutschmann, Graphic design team


Silver
YorkU magazine
York University
Berton Woodward, Michael Todd, James Nixon, Martha Tancock, Marie Kopf, Cindy Wilce


Bronze
Trek Magazine
UBC Alumni Association
Chris Petty

17 – Best Magazine – Under $100,000


Gold
The Edge
University of Toronto
Paul Fraumeni, Althea Blackburn-Evans, Maria Saros Leung


Silver
Savoir Outaouais, le magazine de l’Université du Québec en Outaouais
Université du Québec en Outaouais
France Fouquette, Denis LaPointe


Bronze
Trinity Alumni Magazine
Trinity College
Karen Hanley, Shelley Frayer, Joel Martin, Ireland + Associates

18 – Best Print Ad or Ad Campaign


Gold
McMaster University Library @ your library posters
McMaster University
Anne Plessl, Library Development Advisory Group; Dept. of Athletics and Recration; Scott Gardner


Silver
Providing Direction
Nipissing University
Lisa Drinkwalter, Locomotive Marketing


Bronze
We See You Ad Campaign
Lakehead University
Eleanor S. Abaya, Frances Harding, Tove Tronlien, Marla Tomlinson

19 – Best Brochure


Gold
UBC International Undergraduate Viewbook 2004
University of British Columbia
Lisa Fisher, Karen McKellin, Garry Fletcher, Kaldor Design Group


Silver
Your University
University of Calgary
Beth Frank, Terry Bullick


Bronze
Your Exclusive Pass to the Summit at York
York University
Account Direction/Communications, Admissions, doug agency

20 – Best Flyer


Gold
Open to the World – Macdonald Library and Learning Centre
McGill University
Vivian Lewin, Gerry L’Orange


Silver
Enter Here, York University, Toronto, Canada 2004-2005
York University
Account Direction/Communications, Admissions, doug agency


Bronze
Rapport des activités 2003
La Fondation de l’Université Laval
Pierre Bégin

21 – Best Poster


Gold
Providing Direction
Nipissing University
Lisa Drinkwalter


Silver
Make Waves
University of Alberta
Marjorie Morris, Lara Minja, Michelle Pollock, Claire Burke, Richard Siemens, Creative Services, External Affairs


Bronze
Prospective Student Recruitment Poster
University of Western Ontario
Kate Brand, David Estok, Terry Rice, Lori Gribbon, Honey Design, Marketing and Communications; Shawn Simpson, SWS Photography; Contact Creative

22 – Best Newsletter


Gold
Invest in Futures campaign newsletter
Ryerson University
Cliff Luis, Lenita Sahlman, Dario Ruberto, Dave Upham, Lori Fournier, Heather Finley, Pi Media Partners


Silver
Campaign Quarterly
University of Toronto
Shelley Romoff, Sarah Charlton, Jamie Harrison


Bronze
Faculty News
University of Alberta
Michael Robb, Richard Siemens, Penny Snell

23 – Best Newspaper


Gold
Folio
University of Alberta
Richard Cairney, Geoff McMaster, Penny Snell


Silver
OnCampus
University of Calgary
Beth Frank, Mark Reid


Bronze
Forum, vol. 37/38, 2003
Université de Montréal
Paule des Rivières, Bernard Lambert, Brigiette Daversin, Mathieu-Robert Sauvé, Daniel Baril, Dominique Nancy

24 – Best Photograph


Gold
Walking on water – John Pomeroy
University of Saskatchewan
Tina Merrifield, Stuart Kasdorf


Silver
Natasha Ramsahai
York University
Berton Woodward, Edward Gajdel


Bronze
Fastest couple
Simon Fraser University
Marianne Meadahl

25 – Best Writing – English Language


Gold
A Fine Balance: The Art and Science of Architecture
McGill University
Diana Grier Ayton, Daniel McCabe


Silver
Season in the iSun
McGill University
Maeve Haldane, Mark Reynolds


Bronze
Arch Magazine – 100 Alumni Stories
University of Calgary
Leslie Strudwick

26 – Best Writing – French Language


Gold
Une ouverture sur le monde- Contact Aut.03
Université Laval
Diane Dontigny, Serge Beaucher


Silver
Claude Gauvreau (1925-1971) – Le gardien intransigeant de l’Automatisme
Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)
Claude Gauvreau


Bronze
S’entraîner à bien vieillir dans sa tête
Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)
Céline Séguin

27 – Best News Release – English


Gold
Sarcasm research: Like there’s news in that
University of Calgary
Gregory Harris


Silver
Science and speed skating
University of Calgary
Dennis Urquhart


Bronze
Blue movies for the birds
McMaster University
Shelly Easton

28 – Best News Release – French


Silver
Point de Presse et Huile de cuissin contre gras et cholesterole
McGill University
Sylvain-Jacques Desjardins, Jean-Louis Laloy

29 – Best Article on a Subject Related to University Research in Natural Science and Engineering


Gold
It’s A Nano World
McGill University
Diana Grier Ayton, Patrick McDonagh, Andrew Mullins


Silver
Mission tourbières – Contact Print. 2003
Université Laval
Jean Hamann


Bronze
Redheads and painkillers
McGill University
Maeve Haldane, Mark Reynolds

30 – Best Article on a Topic of Human Interest


Gold
A Father’s Story
University of Western Ontario
Marcia Steyaert


Silver
Le rire, c’est du sérieux
Université de Montréal
Mathieu-Robert Sauvé, Dominique Nancy


Bronze
Leaning on a Legacy: Tilting Finds its Future in the Past
McGill University
Diana Grier Ayton, Helen Dyer

31 – Best Community Outreach Program


Gold
Friends of SAIT Chuckwagon
SAIT
Guy Mallabone, Pommashea Noel-Bentley


Silver
20x20 Community Consultation Program
University of Calgary
Cheryl McCarthy, Catherine Bagnell


Bronze
Meds Movies
The University of Western Ontario
Kris Dundas, Catherine Blake

32 – Best Alumni or Volunteer Recognition


Gold
Keystone Campaign Volunteer Recognition
University of Waterloo
Bonnie Oberle, Shelley Rudd, Nancy Heide


Silver
McMaster Alumni Association Arch Award
McMaster University
Karen McQuigge, Rod Morrison, Michelyn Siple, Sarah Buffett, Maureen Harmer, Larry Barnard, Pearl Sojnocki, Christine Johnson, Kiah Constam, Jane Caufield, Peter Nelson


Bronze
The Management Alumni (MAX) Award
University of Calgary -Haskayne School of Business
Rita Egizii, Carol Stewart, Allan Conway, Jane Brown, Nicole Wheatley, Christina Waldner

33 – Best Special Event


Gold
Campus Fair 2003
University of Calgary
Catherine Bagnell


Silver
Keystone Campaign Beach Celebration
University of Waterloo
Bonnie Oberle, Shelley Rudd, Pat Cunningham


Bronze
Friends of SAIT Chuckwagon
SAIT
Guy Mallabone, Pommashea Noel-Bentley

34 – Best New Idea: Creativity on a Shoestring


Gold
TWU Faculty Training Program
Trinity Western University
DeVonne Friesen, Rachel Dickey, Sabrina Locicero, Keela Keeping


Silver
Laurier Alumni E-Newsletter
Wilfrid Laurier University
Brian Breckles, Beth McLay, Monica Heinrich, Steve Campbell, Jeremy Laidlaw


Bronze
Airplane Banner
Kwantlen University College
Arlene Whiffin, Marketing & Communications department

35 – Best Program: Independent School or Small Shop


Gold
Nil Nisi Optimum
Strathcona-Tweedsmuir School
Ingrid Healy, Angela Dudek, Jeff McGuinness, Shona Wilson


Silver
MSVU Student Brochure Re-Design
Mount Saint Vincent University
Margaret McGee, Young Um, Krista Beck, Colette O’Hara, Cathy Little, Dan Callis


Bronze
MSVU Advertising Strategy
Mount Saint Vincent University
Margaret McGee, Young Um, Krista Beck, Colette O’Hara, Cathy Little, Dan Callis

36 – Best Advancement Program Championed by a Faculty or Faculty Member


Gold
2003 Internal Campaign
University College of the Cariboo
Karen Gamracy, Brenda Mathews