The 2018 DKU Student Vlog Awards Ceremony

While the 2018 Fall Semester is drawing to an end, so is the session one of the pilot Student Experience Documentary Project. The night of December 10 was a celebration of the nine finalists who were chosen to make short documentaries out of their weekly vlogs. It showcased the students’ development of artistic creativity, and growing experience in film-making, and brought the audience back to the past four months. Chancellor Feng Youmei, Executive Vice Chancellor Denis Simon, and Vice Chancellor Gao Haiyan attended the event, and joined the program directors in presenting awards to the finalists.

The awards ceremony starts with welcome remarks and introduction of the nine finalists


Refreshments were provided in celebration of the vlog awards night
An audience of more than 80 DKUers registered for limited seats

Finalist Ryan Trombly receives her award certificate
Group photo time for all the finalists and co-directors
The audience is watching one of the finalists’ short documentary
The award for Best Sound goes to Haitong Lin
“The Kaley Award”–Best Editing is won by Xiaohui Jiang


Best Story winner Bei/Mark receives his award from Dr. Tourgeé D. Simpson
Winner of Best Cinematography Rachel Darius takes a photo with Vice-Chancellor Haiyan Gao
Time to vote for Audience Choice Award
Haitong Lin receive the Audience Choice Award from  Executive Vice Chancellor Denis Simon
Chancellor Feng Youmei presents award  for Best Film to Rachel Darius
Photo  after the event