Prix D'Excellence Winners 2013

PRIX D'EXCELLENCE 2013

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Tempo Framing


   

The PRIX D’EXCELLENCE is the annual awards program of the Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education, recognizing outstanding achievements in alumni affairs, public affairs, communications, marketing, development, advancement services, stewardship, student recruitment and overall institutional Advancement.

Category 1: Best Alumni Event

GOLD

Memorial University of Newfoundland

The Wicked Memorial Variety Show

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Wilfrid Laurier University

A Golden Celebration: A Tribute to Fred Nichols

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Mount Allison University

Reunion 25-Year and 50-Year Pin Presentation

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 2: Best Development Event

GOLD

Queen’s University

Initiative Campaign Launch

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Université de Montréal

Concert by the Orchestre de l’Université de Montréal (OUM) and the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM)

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Laurentian University

Donor Recognition Event

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 3: Best Special Event

GOLD

McGill University

The Passport to the Future Tour

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Algonquin College in the Ottawa Valley

Grand Opening of the New Waterfront Campus – Algonquin College, Pembroke Campus, Nov. 29, 2012

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

NSCAD University

Artist for a Day

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 4: Best Magazine

GOLD

McGill University

McGill News Alumni Magazine

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Toronto

U of T Magazine

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Concordia University

Concordia University Magazine

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 5: Best Alumni Initiative

GOLD

Wilfrid Laurier University

Alumni Roundtables

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Queen’s University

Queen’s Bands at the Calgary Stampede: Bringing together Queen’s alumni and students

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

The University of British Columbia

Success is a Community Effort

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 6: Best Annual Fund Initiative

GOLD

McMaster University

McMaster 125 Bursary Challenge

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

The Banff Centre

The President’s Staff Challenge

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

McGill University

McGill Annual Fund Holiday Solicitation Video

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 7: Best Website

GOLD

McGill University

McGill University’s new home pages

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

McMaster University

The new Daily News – Relaunching McMaster’s News and Information Site

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Toronto

Boundless Website

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 8: Best Community Outreach Initiative

GOLD

McMaster University

Open Streets Hamilton: McMaster Edition

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Lethbridge

Play Day

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Saskatchewan

College of Arts and Science Book Club: Life of Pi

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 9: Best PR/Marketing/Communications Initiative

GOLD

Memorial University of Newfoundland

The League of Extraordinary Researchers: Research Strategy Framework

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

SAIT Polytechnic

This Changes Everything

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba 2012 Trailblazer Campaign

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 10: Best Student Recruitment Initiative

GOLD

University of Calgary

You Are In!

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Dalhousie University

Picture Yourself with the Dalhousie Tiger

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Durham College

What Matters to You?

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 11: Best Development Initiative

GOLD

University of Guelph

The Stadium Track Project, Department of Athletics University of Guelph

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Saskatchewan

Generations – Estate Planning at the University of Saskatchewan

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Guelph

Cultivating a Transformative Investment in

Enhanced Stewardship Report

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 12: Best Donor Relations Initiative

GOLD

University of Guelph

2012 Impact of Giving Report/Calendar

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

McMaster University

Giving Report 2012

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Saskatchewan

Generous: University of Saskatchewan 2011 Report to Donors

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 13: Best Advancement Services Initiative

GOLD

University of Saskatchewan

Pledge Reminder Process

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

McGill University

The Performance Dashboards

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

McGill University

The Contact Report Wizard

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 14: Best Use of Social Media

GOLD

University of Waterloo

Join the CONVO-sation

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Manitoba

#Define Yourself Instagram Challenge

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

McMaster University

Vanier Cup 2012 – Growing Social Communities

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 15: Best Fundraising Case Statement & Campaign Materials

GOLD

University of Guelph

Building Potential, the Gryphon Athletics Capital Campaign

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Upper Canada College

Building a Case for Support – Upper School Renovations

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Ryerson University

Make Your Mark Campaign Materials

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 16: Best Institutional Branding

GOLD

Western University

Western University Rebranding

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

NorQuest College

NorQuest College Rebranding

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Grenfell Campus “Find your Corner”

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 17: Best Student Recruitment Viewbook

GOLD

NSCAD University

NSCAD Viewbook

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland

“The ER Series - Grenfell Campus Viewbook”

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Queen’s University

Queen’s Viewbook 2013

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 18: Best Brochure, Newsletter or Flyer

GOLD

York University

Welcome to York, Conversion Brochure

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

McMaster University

McMaster Highlights: Hamilton Edition – a newsletter to develop and enhance community partnerships

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Manitoba

Mini U Brochure

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 19A: Best Writing - English

GOLD

University of Alberta

New Trail, The Changing Face of the North

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Toronto

Frye’s Anatomy

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Toronto

U of T Magazine

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 19B: Best Writing - French

GOLD

Université Laval

Voyage au coeur de l’humanité

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Université du Québec à Montréal

L’éléphant blanc se réveille!

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Université de Montréal

« La publication savant en crise »

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 20A: Best News Release - English

GOLD

McMaster University

The Infographic News Release: An Innovation in Storytelling

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Guelph

Dirty Money Affects Spending Habits

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

McGill University

How genetics shape our addictions

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 20B: Best News Release - French

GOLD

Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)

L’Art en chantier / Le CHUM et l’UQAM ajoutent une touche d’art aux palissades du futur hôpital

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)

Des étudiants de l’ESG UQAM lancent une initiative qui va générer des milliers de dollars pour des projets durables

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 21: Best Print Ad or Poster

GOLD

University of Toronto

We’ve Got a Course/Club for That

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Manitoba

2012 Recruitment Campaign Billboards

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Manitoba

Winnipeg Airport Pillars

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 22: Best Photograph

GOLD

University of Manitoba

Steve Kirby Photo

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Alberta

New Trail, The Changing Face of the North opener

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Grenfell Campus “Changer” Photo

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 23: Best Institutional Annual Report

GOLD

Memorial University of Newfoundland

Dare or Truth – President’s Report Highlights 2012

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

Université de Montréal

Rector’s Report 2011-2012 / Rapport du recteur 2011-2012

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

OCAD University

135 Reasons to Love OCAD University: The 2011/2012 Annual Report

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

Branksome Hall

Making an Impact: Branksome Hall 2011-12 Donor & Giving Report

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 24: Best New Idea: Creativity on a Shoestring

GOLD

McMaster University

White Coat Letter Writing Campaign

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

McGill University

James McGill Shakes His Moneymaker

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

McMaster University

Flickr Event Donor Slideshows: An Immediate Post-event Donor Touch

• Submission Summary Document

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Category 25: Best Use of Multi-Media

GOLD

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Grenfell’s Find your Corner 30sec video

• Submission Summary Document

SILVER

University of Guelph

University of Guelph National Philanthropy Day Video 2012

• Submission Summary Document

BRONZE

University of Alberta

Together We Can – UAlberta Case for Support video

• Submission Summary Document

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