Entries by Writing&Editing

Finalist Highlight: Aashta Shetty

University of Guelph-Humber student tackles modelling scam in her multimedia project  Aashta Shetty, a fourth year journalism student at the University of Guelph-Humber, is nominated For her project “Naked: Disrobing a modeling scam” in the multimedia production category.     What inspired you to begin this project? Why are you passionate about it?   At […]

A group of Guelph-Humber students showcase Toronto’s skateboarding culture in their nominated documentary

Videography, University of Guelph-Humber; “From the streets” A documentary team that not only shone a light on an issue in Toronto but also offered filming aspects that let the students develop and express their creativity and skills in an applicable way. Guelph-Humber students Daniel Policelli, Evan Rowell, Calen Robertson, and NicoleWells have been nominated in […]

Nova Scotia students delve into their province’s history with their story on the Halifax Explosion

Audio Storytelling, University of King’s College; “What if the Halifax Explosion never happened?” The largest group to be nominated in the Emerge Media Award category for Audio Storytelling category is from the University of King’s College in Nova Scotia for their work, “What if the Halifax Explosion never happened?” Deciding to break out of the […]

Finalist Highlights: Kelsey Narayan

The joy of Thanksgiving is captured in UofGH student’s photograph of a delightful treat. University of Guelph-Humber student, Kelsey Narayan, is a finalist in the EMAs Photography category for her work, “Thanksgiving Delight. 1. What inspired you to begin this project? Why are you passionate about it? This project was for a studio photography assignment for […]

Finalists Highlight: Andrew Seal

Andrew Seal is a journalism student from the University of British Columbia and has been nominated in two categories for the Emerge Media Awards. The first is for his written word project ““The Sto:lo’s stolen children” and secondly for his collaboration on “Tém:éxw: Stories of Land”, which is nominated for design: online news site or magazine.

Finalist Highlights: Jason Lau

McMaster University finalist showcases Canada’s ethnocultural diversity in colourful campaign Jason Lau of McMaster University is a finalist in two EMAs categories this year. These include the public relations category for “Canada is the World” and in the design: print magazine cover or spread category for his submission “More.” 1. What inspired you to begin […]

Fact or Fiction panel at Emerge will explore tough issues facing media and marketing industry

At the 2018 Emerge Conference, Heath Applebaum, president of Echo Communications Inc. and a sought-after speaker on media issues, will lead a thought-provoking panel called: Fact or Fiction. He will be joined by award-winning author and Toronto Star investigative reporter Kevin Donovan, and subject matter experts Patricia Parsons, former Chairman of the Department of Communication […]

What does Emerge have to offer you?

With just over a week until the event, the Emerge 2018 team is very excited to bring you a conference that will not only inspire you to take a deeper look at the media industry, but also give you an opportunity to connect with professionals in the field. There will be five sessions that touch […]