Double Gold - Nyoka wins First Place and People's Choice at Ideafest

 Paige accepting the First Place and People's Choice award at UVic's Ideafest. You can't see but she is  smiling super big :)

Paige accepting the First Place and People's Choice award at UVic's Ideafest. You can't see but she is  smiling super big :)

Nyoka Light Wand

First Place - Social Media Category
People's Choice - Social Media Category

Research Reels -  Ideafest - University of Victoria 


WOW!

So happy to announce the Nyoka Light Wand entry won First Place AND People's Choice in the Social Media category for our 1 minute video! 💫
I am absolutely floored. HUGE thank you to the judges for believing in us and selecting our video, and another huge thanks to everyone in the audience who voted for this project :)
Receiving this kind of feedback is seriously. inspiring. THANK YOU! 
Plus, there's just something amazing about seeing a video you made on the big screen with a whole audience taking it in and the bass booming. It was powerful.

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Double Gold

Thank you!

 

Feature-Film Winner:
Super huge congratulations to Colton Hash for his incredible work on creating an interactive, geographically-accurate virtual world where forest ecosystems response to logging and other ecosystem disruptions are mapped and modeled. Colton's work received First Place and People's Choice in the Feature Length category. Humbled and inspired. 🙌
ps. check out more of Colton's ecologically-inspired research and art on his website: http://cargocollective.com/coltonhash

The competition was tough - every entry was a pleasure to watch. Congratulations to everyone who made it into the adjudicated Research Reels screening.

Winning Entry in the Social Media Category at UVic's Ideafest!

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Paige Whitehead