2016 Alumni Awards Recipients

    • We are pleased to announce the 2016 recipients:


      Distinguished Alumni Award

      Greg Quan

      Greg Quan
      Jazz Studies Diploma ’95, B. Music '97

      A gifted and passionate Choral conductor, Greg Quan’s Magee Chamber Choir has won numerous awards under his leadership. He promotes mindfulness in education and actively enhances learning experiences for students.

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      One to Watch Awards

      James Brown

      James Brown
      Motion Picture Arts Diploma ’08

      Motion Picture Production alumnus, James Brown, is an award winning film and television producer and two time LEO award recipient who gives back to Capilano University’s community by serving on the School of Motion Picture Arts Program Advisory Council.

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      Chelsey Reist

      Chelsey Reist
      Acting for the Camera Certificate ’05, Acting for Stage and Screen Diploma '09

      Television and film actor, Chelsey Reist, has a large recurring role on the American TV series, The 100, and has appeared in more than 20 films and television productions. Chelsey remains connected to Capilano University as a regular guest lecturer at Capilano and student mentor.

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      Award for Excellence in Empowering Learning

      Christy Dodds

      Christy Dodds
      Champion of student success through her facilitation of practical industry co-op placements for Capilano University’s Tourism students, Christy Dodds has played an influential role in creating the excellent reputation that Tourism students have in the industry.

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      Susan Doig

      Susan Doig
      Susan Doig is an extraordinary sustainability ambassador for Capilano University - a role model to students and employees to be responsible and sustainable in all of their activities.

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      President's Service Award

      Janet Burgess

      Janet Burgess
      Janet Burgess, BlueShore Financial Senior Manager, is a director of the Capilano Undergraduate Business Enterprise of Students, a valued student mentor and frequent guest lecturer in the School of Business’ Human Resources Management classes.

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