Awards and Recognition
Kutsukake, Lynne. 2010. One of three finalists for the Journey Prize, the prestigious award given by the Writer’s Trust of Canada, for the short story entitled Mating published in The Dalhousie Review.
Mazar, Rochelle and Allison Bell. December 2010. Rochelle (UTM) and Allison (Gerstein Science Information Centre), were accepted to attend the Northern Exposure to Leadership Institute (NELI) at Emerald Lake, B.C., for future library leaders.
Weaver, Kent. May 2010. Receives the Award for the Advancement of Intellectual Freedom in Canada from the Canadian Library Association. This nomination is based on Mr Weaver’s demonstrated commitment to intellectual freedom for academic librarians, and marks the first time an academic librarian has received CLA’s recognition for this Award. Mr Weaver is Manager of Systems Operations, Information Technology Services, at the University of Toronto Library.
Sawa Meyers, Suzanne. 2009 JUNO Award. Nominated with her partner, Prof. George Sawa, for the World Music Album of the Year category for their CD, The Art Of The Early Egyptian Qanun. Suzanne Meyers Sawa is Music Librarian, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto.
Torrens, Miguel A. 2008 Encomienda de la Orden del Mérito Civil by King Juan Carlos, Spain. M.Torrens is the Iberian & South American Selector, Robarts Library, University of Toronto.
- nominated in 2005 for the Book Award for International Writing Centers Association’s Outstanding Scholarship Awards.
- listed in ACRL’s Top Ten Best Sellers, August 2006.
- awarded the ACRL Ilene Rockman Publication Award. 2007.
Sonne de Torrens, Harriet. Awarded the Leonard F. Boyle Dissertation Prize by the Canadian Society of Medievalists. De fontibus salvatoris: a liturgical and ecclesiological reading of the representation of the Childhood of Christ on the medieval fonts from Scandinavia. 2004.