June 20, 2022

Design Students Take Home National Student Awards 

York University Design students took home big wins at the 2021 The Advertising & Design Club of Canada (ADCC) Student Competition. The ADCC looks for the best portfolio pieces from students in advertising, graphic design, editorial and book design, and interactive design.    

 AMPD Winners:  

  • SILVER, BEST EDITORIAL & BOOK DESIGN: The book of Baijiu, Shochu, Sake (illustration), Yuling Zhang  
  • BRONZE, GRAPHIC DESIGN: Panle Tea, Albert Ng and Yuling Zhang  
  • BRONZE, GRAPHIC DESIGN: Aidey Bandages, Paco Lui  

Out of 850 applications from across Canada, 20 AMPD design projects were shortlisted and six won top prizes at the 2021 RGD Student Awards.  

AMPD Winners:  

  • GREENMELON AWARD FOR PACKAGING DESIGN (SINGLE): Lumi by Emily Wentland  
  • NURUN AWARD FOR USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN (TIE): FORME By Kelsie Leung, Irene Li, Suyue (Amy) Liao, Sam Yang  
  • NURUN AWARD FOR USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN (TIE): Arise by Samantha Lam, Kacey Lee, and Irene Li  
  • OLYESTER STUDIO AWARD FOR MOTION DESIGN: Sleep Paralysis by Helena Kim  
  • QUAKE AWARD FOR CREATIVE INNOVATION: Uzu by Paco Lui, Ryan Potter, Nicholas Reeder and Geoffrey Thompson  
  • SLD AWARD FOR PACKAGING DESIGN (SERIES): Potheads by Tommy Truong