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21 January 2020 Newsletter - (Calgary)

Welcome back! With the holiday season in our rearview mirror, it's time to get back into the VCAD groove! Happy learning, everyone!


Spirit Day
January 28, 2020

Show your school spirit, and wear red on Tuesday, January 28!

Gallery Reception
January 29, 2020

Join us in the gallery from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm to join local comic book artist, Hugh Rookwood, as he shares with us some of his gorgeous illustrations!


Tamra Schnyder

She has shown an incredible amount of progress and creativity. She has not missed a class and arrives early to all classes. Assignments are always submitted on time and she goes above and beyond exceeding assignment expectations.

Welcome New Instructors

We have several new instructors joining us this Winter Term! Welcometo the VCAD family, Morgan Fraser, Louise Hood, Cody Wilde, Amanda McCue, Martin Szabo, Ryan Von Hagen, Charles Silbernagel, and Edward Jaworenko!

Instructor of the Quarter

Jill Smolkin received the Instructor of the Quarter award for the Fall 2019 term for her continued dedication to the program. In addition to teaching, Jill is developing curriculum for the program, helped find additional instructors and advisors, arranged multiple trips and guest speakers for her students, including a trip to the Western Canadian Fashion Week in Edmonton, AB.