THANK YOU

The Bow Valley College 50th Birthday Block Party was a huge success, all because of you! Thanks for helping us celebrate this milestone, as we look forward to the next 50 years. 

Special thanks to Dean Stanton, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald,
Rob Lennard, the food trucks, and all of the amazing volunteers who helped make it happen.

Join us at Olympic Plaza on Saturday, September 19, 2015

 

FEATURING

Dean Stanton

Dean has create murals across the country. He brings his passion and unique style to Bow Valley College to create our own mural in celebration of our 50th anniversary.

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

MBF is a 29 year-old singer and songwriter from Calgary, Alberta. A touring troubadour, most of his time is spent on stage playing clubs, theatres and festivals across North America.

Food Trucks

Enjoy a few of Calgary's finest food trucks on site, all day.

Speaker’s Name

Founder of Company Name XX. Marketing junkie. Loves to high 5 strangers.

@speakername

SCHEDULE

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

11:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Paint a tile as part of Dean Stanton's BVC mural

12:45 p.m.

A few words from Sharon Carry, BVC President and CEO and 
announcing the tuition contest winner!

1:00 p.m.

Live performance by Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

12:30 p.m.

Hoop dance performance

Name and Last Name

“A quote stating why this conference will be great to atend and how it will help your business.”

Name and Last Name

“A quote stating why this conference will be great to atend and how it will help your business.”

“A quote stating why this conference will be great to atend and how it will help your business.”

Name and Last Name

VENUE

FOOD TRUCKS

Mighty Skillet
The Naaco Truck
Subs 'n' Bubbles
Without Papers

TUITION CONTEST

Win up to $10,000 for tuition!

To celebrate our 50th anniversary, we are offering the most valuable thing in the world – an education. Win up to two years’ tuition to Bow Valley College – up to $10,000.

To enter, send us a selfie in sunglasses, along with your name, email, address, phone number and a brief statement on why you want to win a bright future at BVC.

The contest is now closed! Find out who won at the block party!

Read the contest rules and regulations

 

Celebrate our anniversary using #BVC50

THANK YOU

The Bow Valley College 50th Birthday Block Party was a huge success, all because of you! Thanks for helping us celebrate this milestone, as we look forward to the next 50 years. 

Special thanks to Dean Stanton, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald, Rob Lennard, the food trucks, and all of the amazing volunteers who helped make it happen.

Join us at Olympic Plaza on Saturday, September 19, 2015

 

Dean Stanton

Dean has create murals across the country. He brings his passion and unique style to Bow Valley College to create our own mural in celebration of our 50th anniversary.

Watch the video below to learn about about the artist.



Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald (MBF) is a 29-year old singer and songwriter from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. A touring troubadour, most of his time is spent on stage playing clubs, theatres and festivals across North America. He is a dog man with a good plan and two hands.

His most recent studio release, “YES”, is an eclectic, pop- driven, soul-fueled record produced by Jon Levine (Serena Rider) and Brian West (K’naan, Nelly Furtado). Inspired by Motown, Paul Simon, Springsteen and A Tribe Called Quest, “YES” is a lyric driven, moog heavy, body of work.

MBF has shared the stage and toured with Joel Plaskett, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Steve Winwood, Third Eye Blind, Sam Roberts, Stars, K-OS, The Wallflowers, Elliott Brood, Lights and many more. He’s also played Firefly Festival, Mountain Jam, Calgary Folk Music Festival, X Fest, Virgin Fest, Winnpeg Folk Festival The Calgary Stampede and Capital Ex.



Food Trucks








SCHEDULE

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Kid activities:
face painters, airbrush tattoo artists, caricature artists, balloon artists, stilt walkers and a roving magician

11:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. &
2:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Live DJ

1:00 p.m.

Live performance by Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

12:30 p.m.

Hoop dance performence on the main stage

Win up to $10,000
for tuition!

To celebrate our 50th anniversary, we are offering the most valuable thing in the world – an education. Win up to two years’ tuition to Bow Valley College – up to $10,000.

To enter, send us a selfie in sunglasses, along with your name, email, address, phone number and a brief statement on why you want to win a bright future at BVC.

The contest is now closed! Find out who won at the block party!

 

Read the contest rules and regulations

Celebrate our 50th anniversary using #BVC50

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Kid activities: face painters, airbrush tattoo artists, caricature artists, balloon artists, stilt walkers and a roving magician

11:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. & 2:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Live DJ

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Paint a tile as part of 
Dean Stanton's
BVC mural

12:45 p.m.

A few words from
Sharon Carry, BVC President and CEO and 

announcing the tuition contest winner!

Bow Valley College Tuition Contest Rules and Regulations

THE EVENT

  • This contest is part of the Bow Valley College (the “College”) 50th Birthday Block Party (the “Event”), which happens on September 19th, 2015, from on or about 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., MST, at Olympic Plaza, 228 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, AB, T2P 2M5 (across from City Hall).

THE PRIZE

  • (a) The prize (the “Prize”) will be in the form of an up to $10,000 credit against tuition and fees for a Bow Valley College diploma or certificate credit program. Fees are limited to material fees, student services fees, student association fees, health and dental fees. There will be no direct cash value, and no cash will be transferred. The equivalent value will be not more than $10,000. Any additional costs, including compulsory non-tuition related fees, parking or locker fees or fees associated with visas or work permits, and any additional costs associated with the Prize incurred by the winner are the sole responsibility of the winner and not the responsibility of the College
  • (b) The Prize can only be used for diploma or certificate credit programs at Bow Valley College existing at the time of application for enrolment at the College.
  • (c) If the Official Winner is a student of Bow Valley College enrolled in good standing on the date of the Event in a diploma or certificate credit program, as unilaterally defined by the Registrar of the College, the Prize will also be applied retroactively for the semester as of the date of the Event, which is the Fall 2015 semester.
  • (d) The odds of winning are dependent on the number of entrants.

ELIGIBILITY

  • (a) Entrants must be residents of Canada, not including Quebec, at the time of entry, and be of 18 years of age or older.
  • (b) Employees, contractors or vendors of the College, or their immediate family members (defined as parents, children, siblings or spouse, regardless of where they reside) are not eligible to enter the Contest.
  • (c) Current students of Bow Valley College are eligible for this contest. must be residents of Canada, not including Quebec, at the time of entry, and be of 18 years of age.
  • (d) It should be noted that application and enrollment at Bow Valley College is not required for eligibility to enter the contest, however it will be a condition of winning the Prize.

HOW TO ENTER

  • (a) Entrants must enter on the Bow Valley College contest page: http://bvc.me/win-tuition.
  • (b) Forms must be completed no later than midnight, MST, September 16, 2015.
  • (c) No purchase is necessary to enter the contest.
  • (d) Entrants must provide the following information:
    1. Full name; Phone number; Email address; Mailing address
    2. Short statement of approximately 50 words on why they want to attend Bow Valley College.
  • (e) The rules and regulations for the contest will also be available here: http://bvc.me/tuition-rules

PROCESS

  • (a) Fifteen (15) Potential Winners will be selected at random from the list of entrants by a third party, and the list will be maintained in the order they are drawn. The Potential Winners will not be informed beforehand. The list will be maintained by Bow Valley College in a secure environment and destroyed at the conclusion of the contest.
  • (b) The first person on the list of Potential Winners will be announced at the Event.
  • (c) In order to be declared the Winner, each of the following steps will be required to be completed:
    1. The Potential Winner must be in attendance at the Event when their name is called over the public address system at the Event, which is scheduled for on or about 12:45 p.m. MST, September 19th, 2015, at the Main Stage of Olympic Plaza, 228 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary, AB, T2P 2M5 (across from City Hall). 2. The Potential Winner must make themself known to the announcer immediately upon hearing his or her name, and come on to the main stage at the Event. 3. The Potential Winner must identify themself with two pieces of government-issued photo identification. 4. The Potential Winner must complete a basic mathematical skill-testing question using only pen and paper, with no external assistance, to be adjudicated by a third party. 5. The Potential Winner must successfully apply and be accepted to Bow Valley College, pursuant to the normal course of the College’s operations, within two (2) calendar years of the Event. Note that the Potential Winner’s contest status has no bearing on their application for enrolment to the College. 6. Upon completion of the foregoing steps, the Potential Winner will be declared the Official Winner. The Official Winner’s account at Bow Valley College will be credited for tuition and fees (as defined above) for the Official Winner’s program courses, up to the maximum amount of the Prize.
  • (d) If any of the foregoing steps is not completed to the satisfaction of Bow Valley College (or the third part adjudicator where necessary), the College will unilaterally choose to discontinue the contest, or contact the next Potential Winner on the ordered list will for the opportunity to win, in the manner of the College’s own choosing.
  • (e) In the event none of the Potential Winners meet eligibility criteria, no prize will be awarded.
  • (f) The Prize must be utilized within three (3) academic years of initial admission to and enrolment at the College.
  • (g) The College reserves the right to alter any of the foregoing steps unilaterally and without notice.

FOIP

  • This information is being collected under the authority of section 33(c) of the Province of Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The purpose for the collection of this information is outlined on the form above. This information will be kept for the purposes of this specific contest only. For further information regarding the use of this personal information, please contact Marketing and Communications at Bow Valley College, 345 – 6 Ave. SE, Calgary, AB T2G 4V1, telephone: 403-410-1400.

ANTI-SPAM

  • If you feel that you have received this communication in error, please reply directly to this message to notify the sender. For information about how BVC is in compliance with the Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), please visit our CASL Information Page or copy and paste the following URL into your web browser: http://bowvalleycollege.ca/casl.

Thank you to everyone who participated in our tuition contest.
Find out who wins at the block party!

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