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2023 Awards for Excellence Winners

The judges for the 2023 SUNYCUAD Awards for Excellence have made their selections. In all, 76 winners have been chosen from over 160 submissions across the system! We are delighted to again highlight the very best efforts of our talented and creative professionals throughout the SUNY system.

Please take a moment to share your feedback here. Your input is invaluable as we continuously improve the Awards for Excellence every year.

If your winning piece is not linked on this page, please email Ben Wendrow, benjamin.wendrow@oneonta.edu, with a public link to your winning submission pieces.

Excellence in Strategy

Annual Giving

Best Of Category (1-3 Staff)
SUNY Oneonta Phonathon Enhancement – SUNY Oneonta, Division of University Advancement

Judges Citation (4-6 Staff)
2022 UAlbany March Matchness – University at Albany

Communications

Best Of Category (1-3 Staff)
Microcredentials Radio Campaign (audio) – SUNY Ulster

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
Two-Minute Tuesdays: Game-Changing Research from the University at Buffalo School of Management – University at Buffalo School of Management

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
‘It’s That Easy’ Campaign – Rockland Community College, Strategic Marketing

Best Of Category (4-6 Staff)
Financial Aid: Did You Know? Campaign – University at Buffalo, Interdivisional Marketing and Communications, Enrollment Management

Best Of Category (7+ Staff)
What’s that Smell? Media Success! – SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Office of Communications and Marketing

Judges Citation (7+ Staff)
Cornell University Borehole Observatory (CUBO) – Cornell University, Division of University Relations

Judges Citation (7+ Staff)
BlueView Network – State University of New York at Fredonia

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Best Of Category
Black Lives Matter Mural in Moffett Center – SUNY Cortland, Communications Office

Donor Relations and Stewardship

Best Of Category (1-3 Staff)
John Ramsey Leadership Society: Distinguished Recognition for Stony Brook Athletics’ Most Generous Supporters – Stony Brook Athletics

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
2022 IMPACT Newsletter Series – SUNY Oneonta, Division of University Advancement

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
FSC Scholars Career Workshop – Farmingdale State College, Office for Development & Alumni Engagement

Best Of Category (7+ Staff)
FSC Nursing Stethoscope and White Coat Ceremony – Farmingdale State College Office for Development and Alumni Engagement

Fundraising Campaigns

Judges Citation – Flash / Giving Day Campaigns
2022 UAlbany March Matchness – University at Albany

Judges Citation – Flash / Giving Day Campaigns
SUNY Oneonta Giving Tuesday Campaign – SUNY Oneonta, Division of University Advancement

Marketing

Best Of Category (1-3 Staff)
Fall 2022 Graduate Programs Enrollment Integrated Marketing Campaign – University at Buffalo School of Management, Office of Strategic Marketing and Enrollment Management

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
Faces of FRED – State University of New York at Fredonia

Best Of Category (4-6 Staff)
Free Tuition Plus – Alfred State College Marketing Communications

Judges Citation (4-6 Staff)
We are Boldly Buffalo Campaign Videos – University at Buffalo, Advancement Communications

Best Of Category (7+ Staff)
Willie Evans Quad Signage – University of Buffalo, Student Life Marketing & Communications

Judges Citation (7+ Staff)
Student Engagement Reception Lounge Walls – University of Buffalo, Student Life Marketing & Communications

Judges Citation (7+ Staff)
Mighty Oak Monday – SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Office of Communications and Marketing

Social Media

Best of Category (1-3 Staff)
2022 Fall 1844 Giving Challenge – University at Albany

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
SUNY Ulster – Your Career-Building Partner – SUNY Ulster Community Relations

Best Of Category (7+ Staff)
ESF Social Media Revamp/Refresh – SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Office of Communications and Marketing

Excellence in Creativity

Excellence in Design

Magazine or Periodical

Best Of Category – Large Shop (7+ Staff)
Harpur Perspective Magazine – Binghamton University, Division of Communications and Marketing

Judges Citation – Large Shop (7+ Staff)
Watson Review Magazine – Binghamton University, Division of Communications and Marketing

Best Of Category – Midsize Shop (4-6 Staff)
The Fine Arts Issue, Spring 2022 – UAlbany Magazine

Judges Citation – Midsize Shop (4-6 Staff)
Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences Magazine, Decker Connect – Binghamton University, Division of Communications and Marketing

Judges Citation – Midsize Shop (4-6 Staff)
At Buffalo Magazine – University at Buffalo Advancement Communications

Best Of Category – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
Learn. The UB GSE Magazine. Fall 2022. – The University at Buffalo, Graduate School of Education

Judges Citation – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Magazine, Remedies – Binghamton University, Division of Communications and Marketing

Judges Citation – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
1300 Elmwood Magazine – Buffalo State University Marketing and Communications Office

Single-page Publication

Judges Citation – Large Shop (7+ Staff)
Kicking Up the Quad Kiosk – SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Office of Communications and Marketing

Best Of Category – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
9 Things You Didn’t Know About Binghamton Research – Binghamton University, Office of Research Advancement

Judges Citation – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
Bengala Invitation – Buffalo State University Marketing and Communications Office

Judges Citation – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
Congratulations You’re In! – SUNY Ulster Community Relations

Multi-page Publication

Best Of Category – Large Shop (7+ Staff)
Student Life Divisional Highlights – University at Buffalo, Student Life Marketing & Communications

Judges Citation – Large Shop (7+ Staff)
Meet ESF | Admissions Booklet – SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Office of Communications and Marketing

Best Of Category – Midsize Shop (4-6 Staff)
Undergraduate Admissions Travel Booklet and Insert Sheets – University at Albany Office of Communications and Marketing

Judges Citation – Midsize Shop (4-6 Staff)
Boldly Buffalo FY22 Annual Report to Donors – University at Buffalo, Advancement Communications

Judges Citation – Midsize Shop (4-6 Staff)
Stony Brook University Admissions Travel Piece – Stony Brook University, Office of Communications and Marketing

Best Of Category – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
2021-2022 Annual Report – SUNY Maritime College Office of Communications

Judges Citation – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
Farmingdale State College Annual Report 2021-2022 – Farmingdale State College Department for Development & Alumni Engagement

Judges Citation – Small Shop (1-3 Staff)
MCC Adult Viewbook Package – Monroe Community College, Department of Marketing, Web, and Social Media

Logo

Excellence in Photography

Individual Photography

Best Of Category
Framing Music – SUNY Potsdam Office of College Communications

Judges Citation
2022 Roth Pond Regatta – Stony Brook University Office of Marketing and Communications

Photo Series

Best Of Category
Immersed in the Adirondacks – SUNY Postdam, Office of College Communications

Judges Citation
2022: Every Picture Tells a Story – Stony Brook University Office of Marketing and Communications

Excellence in Video

Less than 1 minute videos

Best Of Category
Cybersecurity Commercial – SUNY Canton Public Relations

Judges Citation
SUNY Broome Hospitality Program – Hype Video – SUNY Broome Community College, Marketing & Communications Department

Judges Citation
International Students Welcome Video – Buffalo State University Marketing and Communications Office

1-5 Minute Videos

Best Of Category
K9 Reyes – SUNY Cobleskill

Judges Citation
HVCC 2022 Commencement Highlights – HVCC Multimedia and Video Services

Judges Citation
Binghamton Faculty Focus – Engaging Children in STEM Through Tinkering and Exploration – Binghamton University Office of Media and Public Relations

Over 5 Minute Videos

Best Of Category
History Goes Home: Family Reunited with Portrait of World War II Soldier – SUNY Cobleskill

Judges Citation
Monroe Community College Alumni Hall of Fame Induction – Monroe Community College Foundation

Judges Citation
That UB Life Video Series – University at Buffalo, Student Life Marketing & Communications

Excellence in Websites

Institutional Websites

Best Of Category (1-3 Staff)
Cazenovia to Alfred State – Alfred State College

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
2021-22 Annual Report: The Foundation of Our Success – SUNY Plattsburgh Office of Institutional Advancement

Judges Citation (1-3 Staff)
Admissions and Student Services Webpage Redesigns – Rockland Community College, Strategic Marketing

Best Of Category (7+ Staff)
UAlbany’s Health & Well-being Website Redesign – University at Albany

Judges Citation (7+ Staff)
Interlocking UB Traditions website – University of Buffalo, Student Life Marketing & Communications

Micro-Sites

Best Of Category
UAlbany Magazine Mini, Memories of Dippikill – UAlbany Magazine

Judges Citation
360-Degree Metaverse Tour – Rockland Community College, Strategic Marketing

Excellence in Writing

Feature Writing

Best Of Category
Therapeutic Horticulture Takes Root at the VA – SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Office of Communications and Marketing

Judges Citation
Reflective Histories (Issue 08, Page 8) – Stony Brook University, Office of University Marketing and Communications

Judges Citation
Masters of the game – SUNY Cortland Communications Office

News Writing

Best Of Category
Terry Crews Talks About His Journey to True Power – Farmingdale State College Marketing and Communications Department

Judges Citation
SUNY Cortland deploys a new type of energy hog – SUNY Cortland Communications Office

Judges Citation
Students put anthropology into action – SUNY Cortland Communications Office