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Award of Excellence presented at the One Forty Two Fashion Show



It takes ambition and drive for John Casablancas Institute students to excel in their studies, regardless of what program they take. At the One Forty Two fashion show on November 21st, students from 2012/2013 classes in Hair, Fashion, Makeup, and Body Spa will attend to await the much-anticipated announcement of the award of excellence winners from each program.

The award of excellence is presented to only those who strived for exactly that – excellence. It takes fortitude, elbow grease, and passion for students to be nominated for this highly coveted award. Nominees include-

Hair: Lorn Linsley, Kendall Wooding, Carly Campbell, Georgia Costopoulos, Shaneeza Ashif, Nikita Prosser, Bandana Seehra, and Julie Ann Blackburn.

Makeup: Robin Russell, Alicia Johnson, Tori Binns, Tatiana Tupikina, Bree-Anna Lehto, Elspeth Reed, and Elizabeth Bennett.

Fashion: Linda Yanagibashi, Natasha Jaswal, Lisa Bandura, Sabrina Diaz, and Alicia Piercey.

Body Spa: Demi Lebrun, Gurjit Sund, and Gabriella Riahi (artist behind the leopard nails above).

JCI is merely the beginning of each student’s journey to reaching their goals and following their dreams, and to help them make it there JCI presents awards of $500 and $250 to the top two students in each program.

Come find out who wins while taking in the fashion show.

The One Forty Two Fashion Show in support of the Looking Glass Foundation happens Thursday November 21 at Villa Amato (88 East 1st St), doors at 6:30, awards at 7:00, and show at 7:30. Tickets are available at JCI (220 Cambie), $25 in advance, $15 for JCI students, or $30 at the door.

Kelli Klassen, JCI Fashion Student

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