The Legal Clinic's Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Project, with the help of two students from Pro Bono Students Canada project at the University of Ottawa, Miranda Lowe and Caroline, Mercer, hosted a social media content contest for high school students in Eastern Ontario grades 9-12. The goal of the contest was to generate social media content created by students for students about how they could intervene if they witnessed sexual harassment at work or at school. We would like to thank our donors (Nelligan, O'Brian Payne LLP, Rave, Cameron, Ballentyne and Yazbck LLP and Carter Foods (owners of McDonalds Restaurants in Perth, Smiths Falls, Carleton Place and Kemptville) for donating the prizes listed below. As well, we would like to thank all of the teachers, principals, vice-principals and students who helped us promote and participated in the contest.
Here are our winning entries:
1ST PRIZE- OSKAR LINKRUUS - GRADE 12 - HILLCREST HIGH SCHOOL $250 BEST BUY GIFT CERTIFICATE COURTESY OF NELLIGAN O'BRIAN PAYNE LLP
2ND PRIZE- VERONIKA PODOBED- GR. 12 JOHN MCRAE SECONDARY SCHOOL- AIR PODS COURTESY OF RAVEN, CAMERON, BALLANTYNE & YAZBECK LLP
3RD PRIZE - KEIRA BEACH - GR. 11 HILLCREST HIGH SCHOOL- MC DONALDS GIFT CERTIFICATES COURTESY OF CARTER FOODS
TIED FOR 3RD PRIZE- ANAHITA AKBARI-GR.10 HILLCREST HIGH SCHOOL- MCDONALD'S GIFT CERTIFICATES COURTESY OF CARTER FOODS