Celebrating excellence at the 2017 PRISM Awards

The 2017 PRISM Awards took place today at Occasions by the Bay. Each year, the PRISM Awards recognize student achievements in a broad range of categories.

We're grateful to this year's PRISM Award sponsors:

- Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
- Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS)
- Fifth Story 
- International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
- MMK Marketing 
- Meltwater  
- Meta Employment Services 
- Quinte Broadcasting
- Quinte Conservation
- Zeno Group 

Thanks to you all!
We'd also like to congratulate the winners of this year's PRISM Awards:

2017 PRISM Service Award 
Winner - Elizabeth Edwards
Honourable Mention - Mikaela Stacey

2017 Spirit Award
Winner - Steven Schill
Honourable Mention - Aysha Tayab

2017 Leadership Award 
Winner - Heather Williams
Honourable Mention - Mikaela Stacey

2017 Digital Media Award
Winner - Kelsey Thompson
Honourable Mention - Vanessa Drury

2017 Innovation Award 
Winner - Martine Glover
Honourable Mention - Karen Minnis

2017 Professionalism Award
Winner - Dan Schell
Honourable Mention - Kate Clarke

2017 Teamwork Award 
Winner - Stephanie Young
Honourable Mention - Miya Hemmersbach

2017 Individual Campaign of the Year Award
Winner - Julia Van Huizen
Honourable Mention - Dan Schell

2017 Fundraising Campaign of the Year Award 
Winners: Dan Schell, Julia Van Huizen, Aysha Tayab and Sarah Moon
Honourable Mention: Steven Schill, Elizabeth Edwards, Katrina Farnworth, Rebecca Saunders

2017 Team Campaign of the Year Award
Winners: Julia Van Huizen, Kate Clarke, Tamara Rhebergen and Melissa Davis
Honourable Mention: Katrina Farnworth, Rebecca Saunders and Jesslyn Lunney

2017 Fearless Award 
Winner - Dan Pocius
Honourable Mention - Martine Glover

2017 Mentorship Award
Winner - Luisa Sorrentino
Prof. Kerry Ramsay with Luisa Sorrentino
Congratulations also to our Class of 2017 Valedictorian Dan Schell -- you did an amazing job!

Finally, thank you to the PRISM Awards planning committee: PR students (below from left to right) Mikaela Stacey, Melissa Davis, Martine Glover and Elizabeth Edwards!
Live fearlessly, friends!