On Wednesday, April 12th, 2023, students, faculty, and city staff of North Vancouver gathered at City Hall, North Vancouver, to celebrate the hard work students have put into their CityStudio projects for Spring 2023 at the spring HUBBUB #8 event.
Many faculty members, CityStudio partners, family and friends and department deans were in attendance, celebrating students’ hard work. The success of the students’ projects would not have been possible without the support of faculty members and CityStudio partners.
We are incredibly thankful for the team of panellists who have volunteered their time to listen and talk to the students about their wonderful projects. This year our panellists include:
Larry Orr: Acting Director, Community and Partner Engagement at City of North Vancouver
Sarah Tarcea: Manager, Public Services at City of North Vancouver Library
Sarah Yerchich: Instructor, Capilano University
Here are the winners that the panel has chosen:
1st Place: CMNS 261 Indigenous Canadians and the Canoe
Instructor: Kym Stewart
CityStudio North Vancouver Partner: Carol Ballard, Daien Ide (MONOVA); with support by MONOVA Indigenous Programmers
Student: Justin Boys
Congratulations to Justin Boys on winning first place for HUBBUB #8. Justin’s project Indigenous Canadians and the Canoe, focuses on providing education about Indigenous Canadians and the culture of the canoe. To learn more about their project, click the link below.
2nd Place: BIOL 308 CNV Watershed Health
Instructor: Thomas Flower
CityStudio Partner: Angela Negenman, Environmental Sustainability, CNV
Students: Andrew Soo, Brian Ip, Casper McWilliam, Erika Zen, Meghan Knox, Susan Kania, & Zachary
The second-place winner goes to CNV Watershed Health group members Andrew Soo, Brian Ip, Casper McWilliam, Meghan Knox, Susan Kania and Zachary Shortis. Their efforts created an insightful project on the impacts of climate change affecting the health of the water and vegetation systems in the City of North Vancouver. To learn more about their project, click the link below.
3rd Place: PSYCH 412 Finding Wellness
Instructors: Aman Bassi, Jennifer Davis, Danyael Lutgens
CityStudio Partner: Coreen Mara, Kendra Taylor, Long Range + Community Planning, City of North Vancouver
Students: Megan Adams, Kiana Schandor, Kiana Izadi, Jana Honing and Megan Simmons
In third place, the winner goes to PSYCH 412 Finding Wellness, presented by Megan Adams, Kiana Schandor, Kiana Izadi, Jana Honing and Megan Simmons. The Finding Wellness project was to gather information about the overall wellness of the City of North Vancouver community through a survey. The survey would then gauge recommendations and next steps recommended by the PSYCH 412 students to be applied in the final stages of the survey to be used by the City of North Vancouver. To learn more about their project, click the link below.
CityStudio North Vancouver awarded two groups of students for the Audience Choice Awards. The voting for this award was completed in person using origami stars as ballots and online through the website.
Audience Choice Winners
DSGN 122: Regenerative Ecosystems- CityStudios Zine Project Pitch
Instructor: Chelsea Bell Eady
CityStudio Partner: Anu Garcha, Planning Assistant, Environmental Sustainability, CNV
Students: Maren Brophy, Amanda Chau, Jerry Kambashi & Tricia Tang
One of our audience choice winners is DSGN 122 presented by Maren Brophy, Amanda Chau, Jerry Kambashi and Tricia Tang. The goal of their project was to create and illustrate zines that include simple and effective information to promote environmental sustainability in the City of North Vancouver.
To learn more about their project, click the link below.
BMKT 369: Digital Marketing Proposal
Instructor: Ivan Surjanovic
CityStudio Partner: Tom Riessner Executive Director, Urban Repurpose and Annie Dempster, City of North Vancouver
Students: Adiyara Zakhanova, Zumeira Habibulla, Amiya Narang & Harshita Chopra
Our second audience choice winner is BMKT 369 Digital Marketing Proposal, presented by Adiyara Zakhanova, Zumeira Habibulla, Amiya Narang and Harshita Chopra. This project aimed to create a digital marketing plan to garner brand awareness and attract a larger audience on their social media platforms. To learn more about their project, click the link below.
Thank you for supporting HUBBUB #8 and we hope to see you in December for HUBBUB #9