Communication Department

Announcements

Kevin Dilley reported the Patriot Talon won big at TIPA this year! They won 39 awards this year topping last year's 23 awards.

The contest on-site are open and allow the students to compete against students from other universities which can be Del Mar to Baylor.

Best in Show – 1st place. This was for the March 18th issue.

  • 1st place on-site press release – Morgan Jones
  • 2nd place on-site TV News writing – Bryan Savens
  • 2nd place on-site Magazine Design – Austin Countryman
  • 3rd place on-site Live Video News – John Edwards
  • HM on-site Feature photo – Morgan Jones
  • HM on-site Crisis PR – Lauren Barnes

Other awards:
Overall Excellence – 3rd place.

Best Interactivity Online – 2nd place.

  • Countryman and Jones – First place feature story
  • Savens – First place sports news story
  • Savens – First place sports feature story
  • Victor Texcucano of Jacksonville – First place general news photo in Patriot Pulse Magazine
  • Jake Waddingham of Iowa – First place news feature story
  • Waddingham – First place sports feature photo
  • Countryman – First place information graphic
  • Barnes – First place single subject design
  • Andy Taylor of Dallas – First place page one design
  • Jones – Second place news story
  • Alec Bryant of Paris – Second place ad design
  • Misty Butler of Whitehouse and Nizia Alam of Tyler – Second place news feature story
  • Waddingham and Andy Taylor – Second place photo illustration
  • Waddingham – Third place feature photo general magazine in Patriot Pulse Magazine
  • Waddingham- Third place feature story general magazine in Patriot Pulse Magazine
  • Texcucano – Third place sports column
  • Texcucano – Third place feature photo
  • Countryman and Jones – Honorable mention overall design general magazine for Patriot Pulse Magazine
  • Jones – Honorable mention illustration general magazine for Patriot Pulse Magazine
  • Countryman – Honorable mention page one design
  • Jones – Honorable mention feature page design
  • Samantha Copus of Diana – Honorable mention critical review
  • Barnes – Honorable mention opinion/editorial page design
  • Savens – Honorable mention sports action photo
  • Waddingham – Honorable mention picture story general magazine for Patriot Pulse magazine
  • Waddingham – Honorable mention general news photo general magazine in Patriot Pulse Magazine
  • Waddingham – Honorable mention sports page design
  • Waddingham – Honorable mention sports feature photo


Contact:
Administrative Assistant: Patricia Pelletier
ppelletier@uttyler.edu