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.
User Experience Design Students, Maureen Ariza Paredes and Jenna Mussar, attended the international UXInsight Conference in the Netherlands this March.
Humber College is pleased to announce a new partnership with Telefilm’s Talent to Watch Program. The program provides financing for the production, digital distribution and promotion of a first feature-length film or web-based narrative audiovisual content made specifically for online distribution.
Laura C., a recent graduate of the Advertising & Graphic Design program, won an Applied Arts Student Award in the category of "Advertising Series" for her collection of Moleskin ads.
Michael Downey, a student at Humber’s Radio Broadcast Diploma program, and his student collaborators have won best newscast in the category of Audio Radio Newscast at the 2017 Broadcast Educators Association of Canada National Student Awards.
On April 24th, Broadcasting - Radio postgraduate student, Clare Bonnyman won first place for “The Story of Studio 212” in Audio Storytelling at the Emerge Awards. Broadcasting - Radio diploma students Sean Towgood, Tevin Guthrie and Chris Wheeler placed second for their work on “Stigma” in the same category.
On April 19th, Radio Humber Diploma’s ‘Writing for Radio’ Professor Larry MacInnis won 3 coveted Crystal Awards for best radio commercial, station promotion and public service announcement.