2010 Accolades Award Winners

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2010 Accolades Award Winners

Congratulations to the following institutions for their award-winning entries.

1. Best Practices in Alumni Relations

A. Independent Schools
No winning entries.

B. Community Colleges
No winning entries.

C. Four-Year Colleges/Universities

Gold
NYIT - Ten Years in China: Accomplishment, Challenge and Future Inauguration of New Alumni Chapters in China

Silver

Georgetown University - Witness to History

Bronze
Millersville University - 75th Anniversary Homecoming Celebration

Honorable Mentions
Nazareth College - Take Flight at Nazareth College
Princeton University - Reunion Mobile

2. Best Practices in Communications

A. Independent Schools

Silver
Greenwood College School - The View from Here

B. Community Colleges
No winning entries.

C. Four Year Colleges/Universities

Gold
Georgetown University - Witness to History Project

Honorable mention

Philadelphia University - Ecoman and the Skeptic: Philadelphia University's Green Radio

3. Best Practices in Educational Fundraising

A. Independent Schools
No winning entries.

B. Community Colleges
No winning entries.

C. Four Year Colleges/Universities

Gold
University of Pennsylvania Law School - Penn Law June Challenge

Silver
Nazareth College - Dialogue Events to Engage the Community and Prospective Donors

Honorable Mention
Johns Hopkins University Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences - The Hopkins Promise Campaign for Student Aid: A Creative No-Cost E-mail and Web Appeal

4. Alumni Relations Programming

A. Events

Silver
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Quizzo: Battle of the Nerds

Bronze
SUNY Oswego - SUNY Oswego's NYC Career Connections

Honorable Mention
University of Toronto - Spring Reunion 2009

B. Affinity Programs

Gold
McMaster University - Alumni Career Coaching Program

C. Non-Print Communications (Community-Building Activities)

Honorable Mention
McMaster University - Kickoff Clean-Up


5. Community Relations Programs, Projects & Special Events


Gold
University of Waterloo - Canada Day Celebrations 2008

Silver
St. Mary's College of Maryland - Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast

Honorable Mention
California University of Pennsylvania-Detailed Map of on-campus Aboretum

6. Government Relations Programs, Projects & Special Events
No entries.


7. Advertising

A. Individual Advertising

Gold
Millersville University - We Will...Campaign

Silver

Ryerson University - Everyone Makes a Mark

Bronze
Brock University - Both Sides of the Brain

Honorable Mention

Rutgers - Economic Impact: Highlighting Rutgers Impact on New Jersey's Economy

B. Special Programs

Gold
University of Toronto - Affinity Programs Gatefold Ads

Silver
University of Pennsylvania - History Starts Here

C. Multimedia Packages

Gold
Rutgers - Rutgers Day

 8. PSAs & Commercial Spots

Gold
Rochester Institute of Technology - Imagine RIT

Silver
Wilmington University - Start Here

9. Blogs

Honorable Mention
SUNY Oswego - SUNY Oswego Student Blogs

10. Crisis Communications

Bronze
Hilbert College - Hilbert College student killed in accident

11. Individual Special Public Relations Projects

Gold
University of Pittsburgh - Free at Last?

Silver
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford - Unveiling the New CSI House

Bronze
Bucknell University - Bucknell Brigade to Nicaragua 10th Anniversary Series

Honorable Mention

Millersville University - Hosting an Unrepentant Terrorist at Millersville University

12. Specific Media Relations Programs

Gold

American University - Journey into America 2.0

Silver

Ryerson University - Unveiling the Emoti-Chair

 13. Targeted Mail: U.S. Mail and Email

A. Letter

Gold
Stony Brook University - No Matter How Far You Go

B. Package

Gold
Buffalo State College - Buffalo State "Junior" High School piece

Silver

California University of Pennsylvania - Encouraging Field Trips

Bronze
Sidwell Friends School - What Makes Sidwell Friends Special?

C. E-Solicitations

Gold
Johns Hopkins University - The Hopkins Promise Campaign

Silver
Villanova University - Get In the Game

D. Invitations


Gold
Nazareth College - Nazareth College Dialogue Events

14. Visual Design and Print


A. Single Page Publication


Gold
Buffalo State - Arts and Humanities Newsletter

Silver
University of Maryland - Avanti Con Italiano
 
B. Multiple Page Publication

Gold
Gettysburg College - Capstone Studio Art and Art History Senior Projects

Silver
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management - Rotman Initiative for Women in Business Brochure

Bronze
University of Maryland - University Libraries Biennial Report

Honorable Mentions
Drew University - Drew Magazine - Winter 2008
Lehigh University - Lehigh Univ. Viewbook
St. John's College - Campaign Report: Clear and Single Purpose
Temple University Fox School of Business - Alter Hall Dedication book

C. Covers


Gold
McDaniel College - The Hill Magazine Cover

Silver
University of Maryland - Terp Magazine - Connecting the Univ. of Md. Fall 2008

Honorable Mention

Catholic University of America - Magazine Spring 2009 cover

D. Logos/Nameplates
No winning entries

E. Posters

Bronze
University of Maryland-University Park - 69-09: The Queer Afterlives of Stonewall

F. Specialty Items

No winning entries
 
G. Illustrations

Gold
Rutgers - Obama's New Deal?

Silver
Dickinson College - Dickinson Magazine (Sonic Youth)

Honorable Mention
Lebanese American University - LAU Magazine Cover

15. Photography


A. Color


Gold
York University - Photography for York U Magazine

Silver
University of Toronto - King Lear at Hart House Theatre

Bronze

Drew University - Women's Rugby Club in prom dresses

B. Black & White

Gold
Union College Magazine - Winter 2008

Silver
SUNY Geneseo - Image of Nicaragua in table of contents of alumni publication

16. Digital Computer Enhanced Images

Honorable Mention

Binghamton University - Earnest Money in Binghamton Research

17. Fundraising

A. Case Statements

Silver
Frostburg State University - Staking Our Claim: The Campaign for Frostburg
 
B. Fliers/Pamphlets

Gold

Sidwell Friends School - What Makes Sidwell Friends School Special

Silver
Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School - The Giving Book

Bronze
University of Pennsylvania - The Penn Fund Imagine Brochure

C. Fundraising Packages


Gold
Grove City College - Full Circle: The Annual Fund for Grove City College

Silver
Nazareth College - Dialogue Events to Engage the Community and Prospective Donors

Bronze
Skidmore College - Time 2 Challenge - Young Alumni

18. Proposal Writing
No Entries

19. Special Events

A. Individual Events


Gold
Bucknell University - Reunion Rally 2009

Silver

Johns Hopkins University Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences - Bookmarks

Bronze
University of Pittsburgh - Blue, Gold and Black: From Doorway to Distinction

B. Event Series

Gold
Hofstra University - Educate '08: Dialogue, Democracy, and the '08 Debates

Silver
NYIT - Ten Years in China: Accomplishment, Challenge and Future Inauguration of New Alumni Chapters in China

Bronze
William Smith College - The William Smith College Centennial Celebration

20. 1 - 3 Color Publication

Silver
Horace Mann - Horace Mann Magazine

21. Magazines (Four Color)

A. Independent Schools

Gold
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences - Post Script Magazine

Silver
Newark Academy - Outreach

Bronze
Mercersburg Academy - Mercersburg Magazine

Honorable Mention
The Albany Academies - A2 Academies Magazine

B. Community Colleges

No Entries

C. Four-Year Colleges/Universities


Gold

Wilkes University - Wilkes Magazine

Silver

Johns Hopkins University Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences - Johns Hopkins Arts and Sciences Magazine

Bronze

University of Maryland, Baltimore County - UMBC Magazine

Honorable Mentions

University of Pittsburgh - Pitt Magazine
Ursinus College - Ursinus Magazine

22. Newsletters

A. One-to-Three Color


Honorable Mention
Kent Place School - Voyager - Kent Place School student/faculty newsletter

B. Four Color


Gold
Temple University - Speaking Volumes: Newsletters for Friends of Temple University Libraries

Gold

University of Pennsylvania - Penn Medicine: Newsletter - Volunteer Perspectives



Silver

University of Pennsylvania - Momentum: Celebrations and Conversations on the Road to Making History



Bronze

The Chapin School - Chapin Today



C. Electronic


Honorable Mention

York University - Ylife - York's student e-newsletter



23. Student Recruitment: Individual Pieces

A. Viewbooks and Prospectuses

Bronze

Blair Academy - Blair Academy Viewbook



D. Recruitment Search Publications, Miscellaneous Fliers and Brochures

Silver

Susquehanna University - Susquehanna University Desktop Wisdom



24. Student Recruitment: Packages


Silver

Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Admissions Communications Stream



Bronze (TIE)

Towson University - Undergraduate Marketing Package

 

Susquehanna University - The Main Recruitment Pieces



25. Marketing Programs


Silver

York University - Res Race to Zero



Bronze

Buffalo State College - Art Center enhancing College and Community



26. Institutional Identity Programs


Silver

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School - Business School Branding



Bronze

University of Waterloo - Retail Services Visual Identity Program



Honorable Mention

The Albany Academies - "A" campaign



27. Creativity on a Shoestring

Gold

West Virginia University - "Gold and Blue at the Inauguration"



Silver

Sarah Lawrence College - "FSL Thank You Video"



Bronze

University of Waterloo - Financing eflip book and flyer



28. Annual or Institutional Reports

Gold

Temple University - "The Power of One" College of Health Profession's Annual Report



Silver

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - "Making Good News"



Bronze

St. John's College - Campaign Report: With a Clear and Single Purpose

 

St. John's University - President's Report



Honorable Mention

University of Pittsburgh - Blue, Gold and Black 2008



29. Website: Alumni Relations


Silver

Buffalo State College - Alumni Online Community



Honorable Mention

Ramapo College - Alumni Association Site



30. Website: Fundraising Development


Silver

University of Pittsburgh - Pitt Giving



31. Website: Institutional Home Page

Gold

Susquehanna University



Bronze (TIE)

American University

 

Binghamton University



32. Website: Magazines

Silver

University of Toronto



33. Website: Publication/Special Purpose

No winning entries.



34. Website: News (campus, online media centers, etc.)

Gold

York University - Ylife



Silver

Hobart and William Smith - Reunion 2009



Bronze

Ramapo College - News and Media



Honorable Mention

Union College - Story Telling



35. Website: Student Recruitment


Silver

Lehigh University - MBA website



36. Webcast/Podcast/CD/DVD Features


A. Alumni and Fundraising Features


Gold

Johns Hopkins - Those Who Came Before Us



Silver

University of Rochester - University Leaders Initiative Video



Bronze

California University of Pennsylvania - Student Scholarship Testimonials



37. Online/CD/DVD Content


Gold

Sarah Lawrence College - FSL "Thank You" video



Silver

Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Orientation Videos



Bronze

University of Pittsburgh - Blue, Gold and Black: From Doorway to Distinction



38. Staff Writing


Gold

University of Pittsburgh - Pitt Magazine



Silver

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - UMDNJ Magazine



Bronze

Dickinson College - Dickinson Magazine



Honorable Mention

McDaniel College - The Hill Magazine

 

University of Maryland, Baltimore County - Articles by Richard Byrne

 

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - Pulse Magazine



39. Best Article

Gold (TIE)

Susquehanna University - From the Brink: Danielle Keener MacGuire Takes Back the Night

 

Drew University - The Day She Should Have Died



Silver (TIE)

Catholic University of America - A Visit for the Ages: The CUA Community Welcomes the Successor to St. Peter

 

Johns Hopkins University Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences - Focused Intent



Bronze

University of Toronto - Ms. Universe



40. Excellence in News Writing


A. General news writing


Gold

University of Guelph - Guelph News Releases



B. Research, medicine and science news writing


Gold

Princeton University - Princeton press releases



Silver

Binghamton University - Research News from Binghamton University