Marcom Projects Recognized for Excellence
University Marketing and Communications recently won several 2012 Institutional Awards from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), District VI. CASE is a professional association serving educational institutions and those who work in alumni relations, communications, development and marketing.
"The judges commended a wide variety of our projects, from design to writing to media placement," said Clayton Berry, assistant vice president for communications. "This recognition truly shows the depth and breadth of the Marcom team."
In all, the office earned 11 awards: seven gold, three silver and one bronze. Examples of Marcom's award-winning work include the 2011 University Calendar, the 2011 University Viewbook and the "Be a Billiken" recruitment advertising campaign.
"We are so pleased to see the Marcom staff honored for excellent work," said Laura Geiser, assistant vice president for marketing and creative services. "Every day we work to raise the profile Saint Louis University, and it's gratifying when those efforts are noticed."
To see Marcom's award-winning designs, view the slideshow. Or read other prize-winning entries --"The Road Back: Speech Pathologists on the Front Line," "The King's Speech Shines New Light on Stuttering," "SLU Neurosurgeon Pushes Brain Bypass to New Heights," "Research & Development" and "SLU Biologist Searches Globe for New Fish Species"--online.
A complete list of the awards the department received are as follows:
Excellence in Writing - Science/Technology/Research Article or Feature
Gold: "Research & Development" from the spring 2011 Universitas
Excellence in Graphic Design - Series of Multiple Piece Project - Four or More Colors Single Page
Gold: "DuBourg Society Dinner Invitation"
Excellence in Communications - Overall Publications - Single Student Recruitment Publications
Gold: "Saint Louis University Viewbook"
Excellence in Graphic Design - Special Publications - Calendars
Gold: "Saint Louis University 2011 Calendar"
Excellence in Graphic Design - Special Publications - Invitations, Announcements, Maps, And Similar Projects
Gold: "Curtain Up" alumni theater invitation
Excellence in Advertising - TV Ad
Gold: "Be a Billiken"
Excellence in Institutional Relations - Overall Media Placement Program
Gold: "SLU Neurosurgery Becomes a Powerhouse"
Silver: "Promoting SLU's Speech-Language Clinic"
Excellence in Writing - Writing for the Web
Silver: "SLU Biologist Searches Globe for New Fish"
Excellence in Graphic Design - Series or Multiple Piece Project - One, Two, or Three Colors
Silver: "Tom Huck Exhibition" materials for Saint Louis University Museum of Art
Excellence in Writing - Speech
Bronze: "Saint Louis University Salutation and Invocation May 2011"