2005 PRIX D'EXCELLENCE WINNERS

1 – Best Program: Alumni Relations


Gold

The Perks of Membership
Carleton University
Ryan Davies


Silver
Backpack to Briefcase
The University of Western Ontario
Chrsitina Fox


Bronze
STAR Program
Queen’s University
Judith Brown, Liz Gorman, Zahra Valani, Christine Platt, Ivanka Franjkovic, Nikki Strecker

2 – Best Alumni Event


Gold
2004 UVic Celebration of Aboriginal Alumni
University of Victoria
Karen Whyte, Marlene Bergstrom, Greg Churchill, Roger John, Doug Johnson, Don Jones, Mike McNeney, Linda Nicoll, Jewel Peters, Bill White, Lynn Wilson


Silver
Portraits of Success – 30 Who have made us Proud
John Molson School of Business – Concordia University
Uzma Mustafa, Germaine Chan, Cornelia Molson, Laura Stanbra, Bill Kovalchuk


Bronze
Carleton (2004 A.D. Dunton Alumni Award of Distinction)
The Centennial Alumnae Weekend
Carleton University
Nancy Lewis, Heather Theoret, Ryan Davies, Richard Bootsma, Kristi Wells

3 – Best Program: Development


Gold
“From Hard-sell to Partnership: A Positive Experience of Change at the Universite de Montreal?
University of Montreal
Caroline Montana


Silver
“In Celebration of a Great Teacher; The Ernest Ambrose Professorship?
McGill University
Wendy Schilling, Debbie Larocque


Bronze
“Bequest Campaign?
McMaster University
Lorna Somers, Kelly Sodtka, Angela Murphy, Wendy Battram, Cheryl Condello, Margaret Lyons

4 – Best Fundraising Case Statement and Campaign Materials


Gold
Campaign for the Athletics & Recreation Centre and Stadium
McMaster University
Carrie Thomas, Lorna Somers, Michelle Sharp, Mary Kate Rowan, Scott Forfar


Silver
BU & YOU Campaign
Brandon University
Shawna English, Trish Berry, Cindy Yacyshen, Michelle Hardy


Bronze
The Accolade Project – Take Your Seat Campaign
York University Foundation
Carrie Brodi, York Communications, York University’s Faculty of Fine Arts

5 – Best Program: Public Affairs, Marketing and Communications


Gold
United Way Campaign
Carelton University
Doug Wotherspoon, Hewson Bridge and Smith


Silver
Hometowner’s Media Relations Program
Carelton University
Natalie Lavigne, Lin Moody


Bronze
Las Nubes Coffee Launch
York University
Nancy White, Ken Turriff, David Fuller

6 – Best Institutional Annual Report


Gold
UVic Report 2004
University of Victoria
Robie Liscomb


Silver
President’s Report
University of Guelph
Mary Dickieson


Bronze
Lakehead University Annual Report 2003–2004
Lakehead University
Frances Harding, McLellan Group, Eleanor Abaya, Marla Tomlinson, Tove Tronslien

7 – Best Program: Student Recruitment


Gold
Enter Here – 2005–2006, York University
York University
Jennifer Wing, Doug Agency


Silver
McMaster Univeristy Recruitment Publications 2004–2005
McMaster University
Paula Johnson, Patricia Harris, Nathan Butterworth, Bonnie Crocker, Trish Sullivan


Bronze
Langara College Film Arts – New Program Student Recruitment
Langara College
A. D. Mitchell, Alyson Drysdale

8 – Best Student Recruitment Viewbook


Gold
Your future in mind (at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology)
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Kathleen Bain


Silver
International Student 2004/2005 Viewbook
Kwantlen University College
Peter Chevrier, Barbara Smith


Bronze
Memorial University of Newfoundland Viewbook 2004–05
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Kristine Hamlyn, Helen Houston

9 – Best Audio, Video or Multi-Media Presentation


Gold
BCIT Presentation Profiles
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Denise Gorgosilich, Marketing and Communications Department, Media Production Department


Silver
St. Clair College of Applied Arts and Technology-Interior Design Program
St. Clair College
Brian Hucker, Faculty of Interior Design and Nicolas Shields, Cameron Hucker,
Philip Diesbourg of Suede Productions, Windsor, ON


Bronze
Clearcut
Lakehead University
Eleanor S. Abaya, McLellan Group, Lakehead University Office of Communications Staff
(Marla Tomlinson, Tove Tronslien, Frances Harding), Lakehead University Faculty of Forestry
and the Forest Environment

10 – Best Institutional Homepage on the World Wide Web


Gold
(www.uoit.ca) University of Ontario Institute of Technology
University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Kathleen Bain


Silver
Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Lakehead University
Tove Tronslien, McLellan Group


Bronze
Wilfrid Laurier University Web site
Wilfred Laurier University
Anthony Frost, Jacqui Tam, Arthur Stephen

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


Gold
Secondary Students’ site
Nipissing University
Lisa Drinkwalter, Yvan Cote, BJ Szabicot


Silver
Media Room Online
University of Ottawa
Isabelle Perreault, Industrial Media


Bronze
Alumnilife: McGill Alumni On-Line Community
McGill University
Daniel Chonchol

12 – Best E-Innovation in University Advancement


Gold
University of Toronto Alumni Video
University of Toronto
Stephen Watt


Silver
Picture McMaster
McMaster University
Chantall Van Raay, Julia Thomson


Bronze
Western Matters
University of Western Ontario
Robin Sutherland, Malcolm Ruddock

13 – Best Magazine


Gold
Nexus Semi-Annual Law School Magazine
University of Toronto, Faculty of Law
Jane Kidner, Kathleen O’Brien


Silver
YorkU
York University
Berton Woodward


Bronze
UVic Torch Alumni Magazine
University of Victoria
Mike McNeney, Clint Hutzulak

14 – Best Magazine – Under $100,000


Gold
Edge – Research, Scholarship and Innovation
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, Yves Melanson, Claude Boudreau


Bronze
Vic Report
Victoria University
Larry Davies

15 – Best Print Ad or Ad Campaign


Gold
MSVU Student Ad Series
Mount Saint Vincent University
Margaret McGee, Michaela Becker, Krista Beck, Cathy Little, Young Um


Silver
Lancement de la Chaire d’actuariat
L’Université Laval
Pierre Bégin


Bronze
VCC is here advertising campaign
Vancouver Community College
Stephen Barrington, Elizabeth Thomson, Kaldor Design Group, Peter Soos Photography

16 – Best Brochure


Gold
Research-University of Toronto
University of Toronto
Paul Fraumeni, Althea Blackburn-Evans, Maria Saros Leung, Janice Walls, Jose Sigouin


Silver
SCAN
University of Calgary
Beth Frank


Bronze
Ways of Giving
McMaster Planned Giving
Lorna Somers, Kelly Sodtka

17 – Best Flyer


Gold
Pocket Guide
Nipissing University
Lisa Drinkwalter, Kelly Brown, Brendan O’Conner


Silver
The Suite Life
Grant MacEwan College
James Morrissey, Red Communications


Bronze
Discovery at the University of Saskatchewan
University of Saskatchewan
Tina Merrifield

18 – Best Poster


Gold
Green with Innovation
University of Waterloo
Andrew Smith, Kim Boucher, Devon Hutchinson, Andraya Gillen, Richard Vollans, Julie Hummel, Betty Winge, Christine Goucher


Silver
125th Anniversary – Celebrating the Archives
The University of Western Ontario
Terry Rice, David Dauphinee, David Estok, Robin Keirstead, Stephen Harding, Shawn Simpson


Bronze
Above the Line
Langara College
A.D. Mitchell

19 – Best Newsletter


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


Silver
Faculty Newsletters
Carleton University
Scott Foster, Nancy Lewis, Richard Bootsma


Bronze
Current Times
Upper Canada College
Julia Drake

20 – Best Newspaper


Gold
The Reporter
McGill University
Maeve Haldane, Mark Reynolds, Sally Warner


Silver
Forum
L’University de Montréal
Paule des Rivières Brigitte Daversin, Daniel Baril, Bernard Lambert, Dominique Nancy, Mathieu-Robert Sauvé


Bronze
University of Toronto Bulletin
University of Toronto
Steven de Sousa, Ailsa Ferguson

21 – Best Photograph


Gold
Photo of Dr. Joseph MacInnis
University of Toronto
Scott Anderson, Sandy Nicholson (photographer)


Silver
Photo of Nino Ricci
York University
Berton Woodward, Edward Gajdel (photographer), James Nixon


Bronze
Favourite Professor (Sarla Sethi)
University of Calgary
Leslie Strudwick, Marnie Burkhart (photographer)

22 – Best Writing/Article – English Language


Gold
“Dateline Baghdad? McGill News alumni magazine Winter ’04/’05 issue
McGill University
Daniel McCabe, Diana Grier Ayton


Silver
“Why Good People Do Bad Things? – University of Toronto magazine
University of Toronto
Scott Anderson, Trevor Cole


Bronze
“The Lifetime Reading Plan? – YorkU Magazine
York University
Berton Woodward, Nino Ricci

23 – Best Writing – French Language


Gold
Touche pas à ma langue!
Université de Montréal
Daniel Baril


Silver
Tous à table
Université de Montréal
Mathieu-Robert Sauvé


Bronze
L’avenir à la carte
Université Laval
Jean Hamann, Louise Desautels

24 – Best News Release – English


Gold
Plant Power Solves Crime
Simon Fraser University
Carol Thorbes


Silver
First Insects Cloned
Dalhousie University
Charles Crosby


Bronze
Beer Has Same Antioxidant Benefits as Red Wine
University of Western Ontario
Christine Roolston

25 – Best News Release – French

This category was not judged this year due to lack of entries.

26 – Best Community Outreach Program


Gold
Café Scientifique
The University of Western Ontario
Alison Liversage, Catherine Blake, Mady Hymowitz


Silver
Taking Dentistry to the Streets
McGill University
Wendy Schilling, Dr. Bruce Dobby, Dr. Yu Kwong Li, Judiann Stern, Dr. James Lund


Bronze
Aboriginal Alumni Chapter
University of Victoria
Karen Whyte, Marlene Bergstrom, Greg Churchill, Roger John, Doug Johnson, Don Jones, Mike McNeney, Linda Nicoll, Jewel Peters, Bill White, Lynn Wilson

27 – Best Donor or Volunteer Recognition Program


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


Silver
Honour Court Dedication and Reception
York University Foundation
Carrie Brodi


Bronze
University of Guelph Campaign Report
University of Guelph
Kathryn Elton, Mary Dickieson, Peter Enneson Design

28 – Best Special Event


Gold
Campus Fair 2004
University of Calgary
Catherine Bagnell, Cheryl McCarthy


Silver
Thinking the World of Our Future Campaign Launch
University of Saskatchewan
Kim Robertson, Heather Magotiaux, Susan Burton, Wendy Bates, Della Toews, Cindy Paquette, Melana Soroka, Susan Hamilton, Wendy Peters


Bronze
Scoop!2008
University of Alberta
Lynn Hruczkowski, Ray Au, Vince Duckworth, Darlene Frampton, Tracey Salmon, Dale Schulha

29 – Best New Idea: Creativity on a Shoestring


Gold
Ottawa Intellectual Speed Dating
University of Ottawa
Christel Binnie, Bob LeDrew


Silver
Dress for Success
McMaster University
Karen McQuigge, Rod Morrison, Christine Kennedy, Office of Alumni Advancement


Bronze
So, You Want To Be A Star...The Yellow Brick Road Begins at Oakville’s Sheridan College
Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
Sue Alksnis, Susan Atkinson, Mirvish Productions for design

30 – Best Program: Independent School or Small Shop


Gold
Greenwood College School Leadership Giving Program, Year 2004
Greenwood College School
Alison Holt, Donna Masters, Jennifer Bizzarri, David Thompson


Silver
Algoma University College Student Admissions Handbook
Algoma University College
Deborah Loosemore, Donna Woldanski


Bronze
Algoma U Today – Alumni Magazine
Algoma University College
Deborah Loosemore, Donna Woldanski

National Partners


 Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors


Bronze Sponsors