Lara Johnston, a School of Media Studies professor at Humber College, and Program Coordinator for the Post Production graduate certificate, edited the feature film Mouthpiece, which was the opening night film for the Special Presentations section of the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
Humber Faculty Dennis Kappen and George Paravantes, in collaboration with two media studies students, Dhanuska Premarantha, Chloe Chung, and SAT student Hilary Leehane, has had their demo paper accepted into Automotive UI 2018.
Simran Singh, an Advertising & Graphic Design student, has been announced as one of the finalists in the Annual Art Directors Club of Canada (ADCC) competition.
Congratulations to the six Humber School of Media Studies & Information Technology students on winning several Applied Arts Student Awards.
Concordia launched the Institute for Investigative Journalism, led by Patti Sonntag, a former managing editor in The New York Times’ News Services division. Humber is among several other media and educational organizations partnered on this project, such as Global News, The Toronto Star, Ryerson University, and more.
We would like to congratulate Radio Humber Diploma graduating student Josette LaFleur for being this year’s recipient of the Rene Roth Memorial Scholarship – an award given away to a student who demonstrates leadership, innovation, and creativity.
As the year comes to a close, our Radio and Broadcasting Diploma students, faculty and alumni show no intentions of slowing down. From awards nominations, to securing jobs, to getting involved with some truly interesting projects, the Humber RBD community is using their talent to shape the Radio landscape in Canada.
On April 20th, 2018, Humber Journalism won two BNC Awards at the 2017 Ontario Community Newspaper Association convention. The BNC awards are organized by the OCNA and recognize the outstanding work of local Ontario newspapers.
Valerie Mascarin, a 2015 Bachelor of Creative Advertising grad, and her team at Cossette won D&AD's Wood Pencil for their McDonald's "Follow the Arches" campaign.
Kenan Habibovic, a 2016 graduate of the Broadcasting – Radio diploma and On-Air Announcer and Production Assistant for Island Radio in British Columbia, along with his team, have won a Radio and Production Award.
On March 24th, Humber students won the Designing Change 2018 competition, organized by Sustainable Humber and the World Wildlife Fund Canada.
The School of Media Studies and Information Technology would like to congratulate our journalism faculty Jayme Poisson and Richard Warnica on their recent achievements in the journalism field.