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Past Alan Shepard EDI Awards

On April 29, 2021, the Toronto Met community gathered to celebrate the 2021 award recipients: 

Students

  • Joshin Marriott | Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts 
  • Jose Rosales | Media Production Program, RTA School of Media, Faculty of Communication and Design
  • Toronto Met Formula Racing (team):
    • Erica Attard (team captain) | Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science
    • George Stoyanov | | Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science

Employees 

  • Riley Kucheran | Assistant Professor of Design Leadership, School of Fashion, Faculty of Communication & Design; Associate Director, Saagajiwe Centre for Indigenous Communication and Design; and Indigenous Advisor, Yeates School of Graduate Studies
  • Antoinette Mercurio | Former Senior Writer/Editor, Central Communications, Office of the President
  • Inclusive Media and Design Centre (team): 
    • Deborah Fels | Director, Inclusive Media and Design Centre, Ted Rogers School of Management
    • Margot Whitfield | Manager, Inclusive Media and Design Centre, Ted Rogers School of Management

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On March 11, 2020, the Toronto Met community gathered to celebrate the 2020 award recipients: 

Students

  • Amanda Cowell | School of Social Work Faculty of Community Services
  • Maha Maryam | School of Midwifery, Faculty of Community Services
  • Mariam Nouser | School of Journalism, Faculty of Communication and Design

Employees 

  • Kimberlee Collins (staff) | Student Engagement Facilitator, Disability Studies, Faculty of Community Services
  • Laurel Walzak (faculty) | Assistant Professor, RTA School of Media, Faculty of Communication and Design 
  • School of Fashion (team): Ben Barry, Audrey Colphon-Reynolds, Sadia Kamran, Grahame Lynch, Cira Nickel and Jeanine Webster | Faculty of Communication and Design

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2019

On March 20, 2019, we celebrated the recipients of the 2019 Alan Shepard EDI Awards:

Students

  • Madeline Sialtsis | Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science
  • Minakshi Suri | Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science
  • Michelle Woolfrey | Faculty of Arts

Employees

  • Tracey King (staff) | Aboriginal Human Resources Assistant, Human Resources
  • Kathryn Underwood (faculty) | Associate Professor, Faculty of Community Services
  • All-Gender Housing Development (team): Valerie Bruce, Jenny Owens and Brandon Smith | Housing and Residence Life