2016 Awards for Excellence Winners

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Advertising

Total Advertising

Best of Category:

Hudson Valley Community College
Hudson Valley Community College, Idea Agency, Tipping Point Communications
‘That’s Bold’ Fall Multimedia Campaign

Individual Advertising

Best of Category:

Hudson Valley Community College
Hudson Valley Community College, Idea Agency, Tipping Point Communications
‘That’s Bold’ Open House Newspaper Wrap

Judges’ Citation:

Monroe Community College
Debra Davis
Philip Osterling
Rosanne Rivers
MCC Keep Your Life Digital Advertising

Outdoor Advertising

Best of Category:

Dutchess Community College
Office of Communications and Public Relations
DCC Billboard Campaign

Television

Best of Category:

Purchase College
Communications and Creative Services
Do What You Love Ad Campaign

Judges’ Citation:

Hudson Valley Community College
Idea Agency, Tipping Point Communications
‘That’s Bold’ :30 TV Commercial

Alumni Programs

Best of Category:

SUNY Cortland
Michael Sgro
One Million Points of Pride

Judges’ Citation:

Binghamton University
Binghamton University Alumni Association
TIER Talks

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY Geneseo
Alumni Relations
Amanda McCarthy, Assistant Director of Alumni Relations for Regional Events
SUNY Geneseo’s Great Knight, a National Simultaneous Alumni Celebration Across the Nation and Beyond!

Community Relations Programs

Best of Category:

Binghamton University
Binghamton University Alumni Association
Binghamton University Alumni Global Day of Service

Development Programs and Fundraising Publications

President’s/Annual Reports

Judges’ Citation:

Fashion Institute of Technology
Carol Leven, Assistant Vice President for Communications
The Future Unfolds: Annual Report 2013-14

Fundraising Packages

Best of Category:

SUNY Broome
Andrea L. Roma, Director of Development, Broome Community College Foundation, Inc.
SUNY Broome 24 Hours of Giving

Innovations in Fundraising

Best of Category:

SUNY Plattsburgh
Office of Institutional Advancement: Emma Bartscherer, Carla Beecher, Faith Long, Matt McDonald, Sarah Richard
Public Relations Professors: Rachael Jurek, Michelle Ouellette
Public Relations Students: Fredrica Appau, Kelsie Boudreau, Karolina Brodka, Tyler Epidy, Jordan Seymour, Nicole Vera.
Give A Buck Student Awareness Campaign

Effective, Efficient, and Elegant Publications

Best of Category:

SUNY Potsdam
SUNY Potsdam Creative Services
Deborah Dudley, Creative Director
J.P. Manke, Graphic Designer
Kathryn Deuel, LoKo Festival Event Coordinator
William Suarez ‘16, Bruce & Barbara Conroe Arts Management Intern
Lougheed-Kofoed Festival of the Arts (LoKo Festival) Schedule of Events

Electronic Communications and Interactive Media

Video

Best of Category:

Purchase College
Communications and Creative Services
Do What You Love Video Series

Judges’ Citation:

Binghamton University
Media and Public Relations Team including Andrew Hatling, John Brhel, Ryan Yarosh, Jim Johnson and Daniel Sharp
Binghamton University Campus Tour

Judges’ Citation:

Hudson Valley Community College
Idea Agency, Tipping Point Communications
‘That’s Bold’ YouTube promotion

Audio

Best of Category:

SUNY Potsdam
Deborah Dudley and Doyle Dean
SUNY Potsdam Bicentennial Oral History Project

E-Pubs

Best of Category:

SUNY Cortland
SUNY Cortland
2015 President’s Holiday Message

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY Canton
Public Relations
SUNY Canton 2014-2015 Annual Report

Social Media

Best of Category:

SUNY Potsdam
SUNY Potsdam
SUNY Potsdam Bicentennial Social Media Campaign

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY New Paltz
John S Oles
Accepted Student Social Media Campaign – #NPaccepted

Judges’ Citation:

Farmingdale State College
Katy Greene
Nicole Dose
Rambassadors Leadership Program
Rambassadors Social Media & Blogging Program

Excellence in Writing

Feature Writing

Best of Category:

University at Buffalo
Matthew Biddle, University at Buffalo School of Management
Startling Upstarts

Judges’ Citation:

Suffolk County Community College
Drew Fawcett, Associate Dean
Institutional Advancement
Sparking a Need for Certified Welders

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY Cortland
Michael Bersani
Extraordinary Ability: A Determined Graduate’s ‘Gift’ Turns Barriers into Hurdles

Research and Other Technical Writing

Best of Category:

Binghamton University
Rachel Coker
Binghamton Engineer Creates Origami Battery

General News Writing

Best of Category:

SUNY Cortland
Jennifer Wilson
College Defies Physics Norm with Upward Movement

Government Relations Programs

Best of Category:

Onondaga Community College
Advancement Communications – Government Relations
2016 OCC Legislative Priorities Program

Judges’ Citation:

Rockland Community College
Tzipora Reitman
Phi-Theta Kappa Awards Book

Institutional/Alumni Relations Publications

Individual Institutional Publications

Judges’ Citation:

Buffalo State College
Buffalo State College
Buffalo State College 2014 – 2015 Annual Report

Judges’ Citation:

The Research Foundation for The State University of New York
Research Foundation 2015 Annual Report – SUNY Research Turning Excellence Into Impact

Internal Communications

Poster or Sign Program

Best of Category:

SUNY Potsdam
SUNY Potsdam Creative Services
Deborah Dudley, Creative Director/Designer
Donna Planty, Project Manager
Phil Neisser, Associate Professor of Politics, Shoe Project Coordinator
The Shoe Project

Judges’ Citation:

Hudson Valley Community College
Hudson Valley Community College
The Summer Go To campaign

Internal Communication Vehicles

Best of Category:

SUNY New Paltz
Office of Communication & Marketing
SUNY New Paltz Points of Pride

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY New Paltz
Office of Communication & Marketing
Colleen Cody, Designer for Promotional Materials
Office of Communication & Marketing Communication Skills Series / OCM 8 – 2015

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY Cortland
Public Relations Office
It’s On Us, SUNY Cortland

Internal Newsletter

Judges’ Citation:

University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo School of Management
Inside Management

Magazines

Best of Category:

Fashion Institute of Technology
Linda Angrilli – Editor
Alex Joseph – Managing Editor
Jonathan Vatner – Staff Writer
Laura Hatmaker – Editorial Assistant
Hue, The Magazine of the Fashion Institute of Technology

Judges’ Citation:

University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo School of Management
Buffalo Business Magazine

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY New Paltz
Chrissie Williams, Jeff Lesperance, Lindsay Lennon, Andrew Bruso, Robin Weinstein
New Paltz Magazine

Media Relations

Best of Category:

University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo School of Management
Who is More Narcissistic: Men or Women?

Photography

Best Photo

Best of Category:

Binghamton University
Jonathan Cohen – University Photographer
Praying for Peace

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY New Paltz
Robin Weinstein
Frosty Morning at the Atrium

Best Group of Photos

Best of Category:

Binghamton University
Jonathan Cohen – University Photographer
Abstract Binghamton

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY Broome
Silvia C. Briga
Espere Health for Haiti

Special Events

Coordinated Activities

Best of Category:

Westchester Community College
Westchester Community College
The Inauguration of Dr. Belinda S. Miles Westchester Community College

Student Recruitment Publications: Individual

Viewbooks and Prospectuses

Best of Category:

SUNY New Paltz
Office of Communication & Marketing
2015 SUNY New Paltz Admissions Viewbook

Judges’ Citation:

Binghamton University
Office of Communications and Marketing
Every Student Has a Story

Search Publications, Related Fliers and Brochures

Best of Category:

Buffalo State College
Buffalo State College
Buffalo State College Graduate School Travel Brochure

Judges’ Citation:

Rockland Community College
Tzipora Reitman
Collette Fournier
Rockland Community College: The Smart Choice

Posters

Judges’ Citation:

Suffolk County Community College
Drew Fawcett, Associate Dean for Institutional Advancement
Suffolk Nusing Recruitment Poster

Visual Design in Print

Publications

Best of Category:

SUNY Oneonta
Division of College Advancement
Possibilities Full of Promise Final Campaign Report

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY New Paltz
Carmen Calderon and Kenneth Goldstein
Theatre Poster 2015 through 2016 Season Series

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY New Paltz
Colleen Cody
Laura Kniffen
SUNYCUAD Annual Conference Program 2015: The Power of Play

Logos/Name Plates

Best of Category:

SUNY Potsdam
Deborah Dudley, Art Director
J.P. Manke, Graphic Designer
Donna Planty, Project Manager
Kathryn Deuel, LoKo Festival Event Coordinator
LoKo Logo Development

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY New Paltz
Colleen Cody
The Benjamin Center

Specialty Pieces

Best of Category:

Finger Lakes Community College
Sarah Butler, Lenore Friend
FLCC Early College Awareness Brochure

Judges’ Citation:

SUNY Potsdam
Creative Services
J.P. Manke, Graphic Designer
Deborah Dudley, Creative Director
Donna Planty, Project Coordinator
SUNY Potsdam Gonfalons

Websites

Entire Site

Best of Category:

Fashion Institute of Technology
Carol Leven
Taryn Rejholec
Norma Campbell
Rich Ota
Kevin Zink
Fashion Institute of Technology Website

Judges’ Citation:

Farmingdale State College
Web Team
Farmingdale State College Responsive Website Redesign

Web Content

Best of Category:

SUNY Empire State College
Office of Enrollment Management
Home Page Redesign

Microsite

Best of Category:

SUNY New Paltz
Office of Communication & Marketing
Undergraduate Admissions Website

Judges’ Citation:

Stony Brook University
Jessie McHeffey, Advancement Communications Project Manager
Lynn Zawie, Web Production Manager
Joshua Palmeri, Web Developer
Loren Moss Meyer, Web Designer
Stony Brook University 40 Under Forty