On May 12th, The Learning Centre held the Student Awards Ceremony. This celebration honored all our volunteers and tutors throughout the College. By volunteering and tutoring, these students have helped to contribute to the success of their fellow peers.
The following groups were included: the English Peer Teaching class, Biology Peer Tutors, CLÉO Peer Tutors, Social Science Peer Tutors, Communications Peer Tutors, Music Peer Tutors, Modern Languages Peer Tutors, Nursing Peer Tutors, Special Care Counselling Peer Tutors, Outstanding Contribution to Student Life Award winner, C.O.R.E., VCSA Student Council, VCSA Executives, English Peer Tutors, Learning Centre Assistants, Vanier Key Society, Math & Science Assistants, Math & Science Peer Tutors, Math Award winners, Romanian Math Competition winner, Vanier Robotics Team members, Superstars (S.T.A.R. program winners) and Language School Conversation Partners.
We also honored our award winners from the Public Speaking Contest, Spelling Bee and The Learning Centre’s various writing competitions.
On behalf of the Awards Committee, we would like to thank the following people for their help and their contribution to make this event so successful: Normand Bernier, Monique Magnan, Eric Lozowy, Odette Côté, Michael Sendbuehler, Judy Macdonald and all the presenters. A special thank you to our MC, Alexis Lahorra, who helped to make the ceremony flow so smoothly. We would also like to thank our two students from the Music Department, Caitlin Berger and Chloe Parsons, who provided us with lovely musical entertainment during our refreshments. Thank you to Nadia Turbide and Heather Howes of the Music Department for their excellent recommendations. Many thanks to Philip Parenteau and Guillaume Staquet for their assistance with our preparations. Particularly, we must extend our heartfelt congratulations to our wonderful students who make Vanier a place to be proud of. Their positive enthusiasm and fantastic energy throughout the evening definitely made it memorable.
If you have any tutoring programs, volunteers and/or award winners that you feel should be included for next year, please let us know so they can participate and make this event as comprehensive as possible.