Memphis—The Communications & Marketing department at Christian Brothers University (CBU) won two Advertising and Marketing Awards at the Tennessee College Public Relations Association (TCPRA) 2010 Spring Conference Awards held May 21.
The silver trophies were awarded in the Reports category for the 2009 President’s Report and 2010 Desk Calendar, and the Viewbook category for “Your Future. Our Tradition.”
“This is an outstanding accomplishment for CBU in a competition that highlighted some of the best public relations work by colleges and universities throughout the state,” said Executive Director for Communications & Marketing Elisa Marus. “It is among the highest honors to be recognized by experts in the industry but more importantly to be recognized as a leader in our field of higher education.”
The entries are independently judged by professionals from outside advertising, marketing, or public relations professionals. Each entry submitted was evaluated against other entries in that category. Judging is based on overall creativity of the piece, marketing execution and impact of message.
Formed in 1975, the TCPRA is an alliance of communicators who represent many of Tennessee’s public and private colleges and universities, two-year technical schools, technology centers and community colleges and work to define higher education in the state.