The RGD recognizes design faculty who have made outstanding contributions to student development and pedagogical research.
We are thrilled to announce that the RGD 2021 Design Educator Award of Excellence for Western Canada is presented to Dr. Bonne Zabolotney.
As a tenured faculty member, Bonne teaches courses in the Communication Design program, the Master of Design program and in the Critical and Cultural Studies department at Emily Carr University in Vancouver, BC.
- Karin Jager, Associate Professor, Graphic and Digital Design at the University of the Fraser Valley in Abbotsford, BC
- Ben Kunz, Acting Chair & Professor in the Information Design Program at Mount Royal University in Calgary, AB
- Constanza Pacher, Associate Professor in the Bachelor of Design at MacEwan University in Edmonton, AB
- Ashlea Spitz RGD, Digital Graphic Design Instructor at Vancouver Community College in Vancouver, BC
Stay tuned for our announcement of the winner of 2021 Design Educators Award for Eastern Canada on August 4.
Nominations for our 2022 Design Educator Awards will open in March 2022.