2020 Winners

Audio Storytelling

First Place

One Hundred Steps – A Story of Depression

By: Giles Tingey, Humber College

Second Place

The Cold Ground

By: Andrea McGuire, Ben Bogstie, Kristina Pappas and Alexandra Skultety, University of King’s College

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Commercial/Creative Photography

First Place

Harmonic Balconies

By: Majid Jahanmiri, Fanshawe College

Second Place

Beneath the Shallows

By: Maia Clare Fisher, University of Guelph-Humber

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Photojournalism

First Place

Duchenne

By: Andrej Ivanov, Loyalist College

Second Place

Walk for the future

By: Lief Garrett, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

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Written Word: Feature Story

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Written Word: Editorial or Column

First Place

Enough is enough, this is an emergency: U of T must immediately address its mental health crisis

Josie Kao, Angela Feng, Adam Lam and Ibnul Chowdhury, University of Toronto

Second Place

Why an egg is Instagram’s most-liked photo

Josh Granovsky, Queen’s University

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Written Word: News Story

First Place

Second Place

Still no proper signage for wheelchair access at Halifax courthouse

By: Julian Abraham, University of King’s College

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Video Documentary

First Place

Drained: An Investigation Into Drinking Water, Health and Money

By: Nathan Meyer, Joseph Bernacki, Dominique Head, Kayleen Sawatzky, Rigel Smith and Ethan Williams, University of Regina

Second Place

Yes, It Happened.

By: Maya Bhikhu, Angelica Dimerin, Carla Triolo, Mario Adlaf and Leonardo Yokhana, University of Guelph-Humber

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Video Short

First Place

Disappearing Hong Kong (Hong Kong 360: Season 2)

By: Hong Kong 360 Team, Ryerson University School of Journalism/FCAD

Second Place

Attention Intention

By: Reid Whelton, MacEwan University

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Public Relations

First Place

Efficiency for Impact

By: Rachel Rehkopf, Conestoga College

Second Place

Bring back play, the Skootle Box way!

By: Sarah Fullerton, Conestoga College

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Multimedia Production

First Place

The Fish (You Don’t Know) You Eat
Global Reporting Team, University of British Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism

Second Place

How to create a sustainable wardrobe

Alyssa Alibaksh, Amanda Naccarato, Emma Siegel and Keerthiga Vijayapalan, University of Guelph-Humber

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Design: Print Magazine Cover

First Place

Emerge Magazine Cover 2019

Kianna Gram and Victoria Doudoumis, University of Guelph-Humber

Second Place

The Money Issue

Tim Austen and Tobin Ng, Carleton University

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Design: Print News or Feature

First Place

Letters from Strangers

By: Pearl Cao, Andy Takagi, Keith Cheng, Angela Fu and Dina Dong, University of Toronto

Second Place

How to Make it as a Freelancer

By: Kianna Gram, University of Guelph-Humber

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Design: Media Website

First Place

Emerge 2019 Web Magazine

By: Samantha La Verde, Michelle Jachna, Zabrina Bolasco, Megan Stoddart, Matthew Sexsmith and Katelyn O’Brien, University of Guelph-Humber

Second Place

The Varsity Magazine

By: Nikhi Bhambra and Stephanie Zhang, University of Toronto

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