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Awards and Recognition

2017 Awards

  • "World Class" in College of Charleston Magazine - CASE III Special Merit Award for Photography Series

2016 Awards

Communicators Awards

  • "A Force on the Inside" College of Charleston Magazine – Award of Excellence (gold) for Feature Writing
  • "Fear of Flying" College of Charleston Magazine – Award of Distinction (silver) for Feature Writing
  • College of Charleston Magazine – Award of Distinction (silver) for Educational Institution

GDUSA American In-House Design

  • Souvenir Book (recruitment piece) – Design Award for Brochures and Collateral

PICA Award

  • Friends of the Library Book – Best of Category for Digital Booklet
  • iCHS booklet (for iCharleston program) – Best of Category for Small Format
  • Souvenir Book (recruitment piece) – Special Judges Award for Small Format

2015 Awards

CASE (national)

  • Case Statements (BOUNDLESS fundraising pieces) – CASE National Award (gold) for Fundraising Publications Package
  • Case Statements (BOUNDLESS fundraising pieces) – CASE National Award (silver) for General Cultivation Publications
  • College of Charleston Magazine – CASE National Award (bronze) for Editorial Design

CASE III

  • “The Golden Hour” College of Charleston Magazine – Grand Award for feature writing
  • College of Charleston Magazine – Grand Award for Magazine II
  • Portico – Grand Award for Tabloid (print and digital publications)

Communicators Award

  • “You Are Me” College of Charleston Magazine – Award of Excellence (gold) for feature writing

2014 Awards

Apex Awards

  • "Undefeated" College of Charleston Magazine – Award for Publication Excellence in Interviews and Profiles

CASE District III

  • "Undefeated" College of Charleston Magazine – Special Merit Award for Best Article of the Year

CASE National

  • College of Charleston Magazine – Bronze, College Magazines

Collegiate Advertising Awards

  • iCharleston  Book - Gold Award

Communicator Awards

  • iCharleston Book [brochure, recruitment] - Gold Award
  • iCharleston  Book [brochure, overall design] - Gold Award
  • College of Charleston Magazine – Award of Excellence
  • "Shattered Worlds" College of Charleston Magazine – Award of Distinction for Feature Writing
  • "Undefeated" College of Charleston Magazine – Award of Distinction for Profile Writing

GDUSA American In-house Design Awards

  • Admissions Souvenir Piece brochure - Gold Award of Excellence

inShow AIGA

  • BOUNDLESS comprehensive campaign (including case statement publication, individual school case statements and integrated website)

PICA (Printing in the Carolinas) Awards

  • iCharleston Book - Gold
  • iCharleston Book: Our Story - Gold
  • Bachelor of Professional Studies Program Rack Cards - Gold
  • Admissions Quick Facts Rack Card - Silver

2013 Awards

American Marketing Association - Spark Awards

  • “Welcome to Class” Advertising Campaign — Best Print Design
  • “Gateways Billboards” — Best Out of Home Design

Apex Awards

  • “The Thrill of the Chase” (CofC Magazine) -- Award of Excellence for Sports Writing
  • “The Wild One” (CofC Magazine) -- Award of Excellence for Interview/Profile Writing

CASE District III

  • CofC Website - Special Award of Merit for Total Website Design
  • The Portico - Special Award of Merit
  • College of Charleston Magazine - Award of Excellence
  • “The Wild One” (CofC Magazine) - Award of Excellence, Feature Writing
  • “Uncaged Is Everything” Video - Grand Award for Electronic/Digital

CASE National

  • College of Charleston Magazine – Gold, College Magazines
  • Cougar Nation Booklet – Gold, Student Recruitment

Communicator Awards

  • Graduate School Recruitment Package – Award of Distinction, Recruitment
  • Graduate School Recruitment Package – Award of Distinction, Overall Design
  • Admissions Diversity Brochure/Package – Award of Distinction, Recruitment
  • Admissions Diversity Brochure/Package – Award of Distinction, Overall Design
  • “The Wild One” (CofC Magazine) -- Gold Award, Feature Writing
  • College of Charleston Magazine – Silver Award, Magazine/Educational Institution
  • The Portico – Gold Award, Employee Newsletters

Content Marketing Awards

  • College of Charleston Magazine – Gold, Best School/University Publication
  • “The Wild One” (CofC Magazine) – Gold, Best Interview or Profile
  • “Manning the Front Lines” (CofC Magazine) – Gold, Best Public Service Article

Education Digital Marketing Awards

  • College of Charleston Website – Award of Merit

Educational Marketing Awards

  • Admissions Diversity Booklet/Letter/Envelope – Award of Merit, Total Recruitment

Higher Education Marketing Report Awards

  • Welcome to Class — Gold, Total Advertising Campaign

PICA (Printing in the Carolinas) Awards

  • Residence Life Room Guide – Gold
  • Grad School Recruitment Package — Silver
  • Cougar Nation Booklet – Bronze
  • Hispanic Studies Poster – Gold
  • Accepted Student Presentation Folder – Gold
  • Admissions Poster – Silver
  • Orientation Confirmation– Silver
  • Admissions Poster – Silver
  • Admissions Quick Facts Card – Bronze

2012 Awards

CASE National

  • National Silver Awards for the Portico, Internal Audience Newsletters
  • National Bronze Award for “Live the Live” Viewbook
  • National Bronze Award, Feature Writing, for “Off to See the Lizard,” CofC Magazine

CASE District III

  • Special Merit Award for “Live the Live” Viewbook
  • Award of Excellence for the Portico
  • Special Merit Award for College of Charleston Magazine
  • Award of Excellence for Friends of the Library Ideation and Rebrand
  • Award of Excellence for Friends of the Library “Sport of the Book”
  • Special Merit Award for Friends of the Library Membership Renewal Brochure
  • Special Merit Award for Friends of the Library Mackenzie Library Project Brochure
  • Special Merit Award for the College of Charleston YouTube Channel
  • Award of Excellence for Declare your Impact brochure
  • Award of Excellence for “Momentum”
  • Special Merit Award for “Parent Insider” e-newsletter
  • Special Merit Award for Parents Fund brochure

Magnum Opus Awards

  • Silver for Feature Writing — “Off to See the Lizard,” CofC Magazine
  • Silver for Profile — “Rebel Without a Pause,” CofC Magazine
  • Gold for Best School/University Publication – CofC Magazine

Communicator Awards

  • Award of Excellence for CofC Magazine
  • Award of Excellence for CofC Magazine Feature Writing – “Off to See the Lizard”
  • Award of Excellence for CofC Magazine Feature Writing – “The Rebound”
  • Award of Distinction for The Portico.
  • Award of Excellence for the Undergraduate Viewbook
  • Award of Distinction for the Graduate School Viewbook Design
  • Award of Distinction for the Undergraduate Viewbook - Photography
  • Award of Distinction for the CougarNation booklet
  • Award of Distinction for the Gold Rush Tour RV Design 

2011 Awards

CASE National

  • Portico — Gold Media, Internal Newsletters 

CASE District III

  • CofC Magazine — Grand Award, Magazines
  • Portico — Grand Award, Internal Newsletters
  • Portico — Award of Excellence, Improvement in Design
  • Gateways to Greatness Book — Special Merit Award for Visual Design
  • Student Affairs Booklet — Special Merit Award for Visual Design
  • CofC Magazine — Award of Excellence, Photography and Photo Essay, “Intelligent Design”
  • Momentum — Special Merit Award, External Tabloids and Newsletters
  • Parent Insider E-Newsletter — Award of Excellence, Web and Electronic Communications
  • SOTA 20th Anniversary Celebration ‑ Special Merit Award, Printed Publications

Advertising Federation ADDY Awards

  • CofC Magazine — Gold ADDY, Editorial Design, Fall 2010 issue
  • CofC Magazine — Bronze ADDY, Editorial Spread, “Intelligent Design,” Spring 2010 issue
  • Game On Booklet — Bronze ADDY

Higher Education Marketing Report Awards

  • Graduate School Research Booklet — Gold, Catalogs
  • A Charleston Affair — Award of Merit, Advertising
  • French Film Festival — Award of Merit, Posters
  • Discovery Membership Brochure — Award of Merit, Brochures
  • Accepted Student Weekend T-Shirt — Award of Merit, Imprinted Materials

Communicator Awards

  • Award of Excellence for CofC Magazine
  • Award of Excellence for Design, Student Affairs Book
  • Award of Distinction for Design, CofC Magazine
  • Award of Distinction for Design, Accepted Student Weekend T-shirt
  • Award of Distinction for Photography, Student Affairs Book
  • Award of Distinction for Program Guide, Graduate School Recruitment Package
  • Award of Excellence for CofC Magazine Feature Writing – “In Deep: A Love Story Written in Water”
  • Award of Distinction for CofC Magazine Feature Writing – “The Professor Who Came in from the Cold”

2010 AWARDS

College of Charleston Magazine

  • CASE Circle of Excellence Awards Program – National Bronze Medal (Fall 2009)
  • Silver ADDY National Award for Editorial Spread – “The Curious Case of John Rashford” (Fall 2009)
  • Gold ADDY District III Award for Overall Magazine Design (Fall 2009)
  • Gold ADDY District III Award for Editorial Design – “The Curious Case of John Rashford” (Fall 2009)
  • Silver ADDY Award for Overall Magazine Design (Fall 2009)
  • Silver ADDY Award for Editorial Design – “The Curious Case of John Rashford” (Fall 2009)
  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards for Overall Design
  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards for Feature Writing –“The Curious Case of John Rashford” (Fall 2009)
  • Award of Excellence from The Communicator Awards for Feature Writing – “Making a Scene” (Summer 2009)
  • APEX Grand Award for Publication Excellence in Magapapers & Newspapers (Fall 2009)
  • APEX Award for Publication Excellence in Feature Writing – “The Curious Case of John Rashford” (Fall 2009)
  • Honorable Mention from the Magnum Opus Awards for Best Overall Editorial

The Portico Employee Newsletter

  • Winner of the 2010 Graphic Design USA American In-house Design Award
  • Silver Award from the Magnum Opus Awards for Best Overall Editorial
  • Honorable Mention from the Magnum Opus Awards for Best Use of Photography (Single Feature) – Arts + Sciences = Powerful Reaction” (December 2009-January 2010)

“CofC For Me” Advertising Campaign

  • Silver ADDY District III Award
  • Gold ADDY Award (Print Component)
  • Gold Award - Educational Advertising Awards (Total Advertising Campaign)
  • Gold Award – Educational Advertising Awards (Magazine Series)
  • Silver Award – Educational Advertising Awards (Radio Single Spot)
  • Bronze Award – Educational Advertising Awards (Outdoor)
  • Merit Award – Educational Advertising Awards (Television Series)

2009 AWARDS

College of Charleston Magazine

  • Magnum Opus Gold Award for Outstanding Achievement in Custom Media – “Best School/University Publication” (Fall 2008)
  • Magnum Opus Honorable Mention for Outstanding Achievement in Custom Media – “Best Feature Article Print Magazine (Summer 2008 “A Prayer of Perseverance”)
  • CASE Circle of Excellence Awards Program Silver Award for “Publication Improvement Program”

The Portico Employee Newsletter

  • Winner of the 2009 Graphic Design USA American Inhouse Design Award
  • Magnum Opus Bronze Award for Outstanding Achievement in Custom Media –“Best Overall Editorial Print Newsletter” (March 2008 Portico)
  • CASE District III Award of Excellence
  • CASE District III Grand Award for “Internal Tabloids and Newsletters”

FIRST Book

  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards
  • Gold Winner - Admissions Advertising Awards

Graduate School Recruitment Publication

  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards
  • Merit Winner - Admissions Advertising Awards

Admissions Viewbook/First Look

  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards
  • Merit Winner - Admissions Advertising Awards

2008 AWARDS

College of Charleston Magazine

  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards for “Educational Institution”
  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards for “Overall Design”
  • Apex Award of Excellence in the “Most Improved Magazines & Journals” Category
  • Silver Addy Award
  • Communication Arts Award of Excellence for Illustration (Fall 2007 “Bird Depopulation”)

The Portico Employee Newsletter

  • CASE Circle of Excellence Awards Program National Gold Medal for “Print Internal Audience Tabloids and Newsletters”
  • CASE District III Grand Award for “Internal Tabloids & Newsletters”
  • Award of Distinction from The Communicator Awards for “Internal Communications”
  • Apex Award of Excellence in the “Newsletter-Print” Category
  • Winner of the 2008 Graphic Design USA American Inhouse Design Award
  • Winner of the 2008 Graphic Design USA American Graphic Design Award

FIRST Book

  • CASE District III Award of Excellence for “Improvement in Design”
  • Orientation Package (Folder, FYE Brochure/Booklet, 3 Orientation Booklets, FIRST Book)
  • CASE District III Special Merit Award for “Graphic Identity Programs”
  • NODAC Excellence in Design Award for Outstanding Orientation Handbook
  • Friends of the Library, Five for the Ages Invitation Event Package
  • CASE District III Grand Award for “Special Events”
  • CASE District III Award of Excellence

2007 AWARDS

College of Charleston Magazine

  • Gold Addy Award for “Editorial Spread”
  • Bronze Addy Award for “Publication Design Cover”
  • Apex Award of Excellence in the “Magazine & Journal Design & Layout” Category

The Portico Employee Newsletter

  • CASE District III 2007 “Grand Award Winner” (Internal Tabloids and Newsletters)
  • CASE National Gold Medal, “Print Internal Audience Tabloids and Newsletters”

2007 Admissions Viewbook

  • Award of Excellence from the Communicator Awards

2007 Graduate School Viewbook

  • Award of Distinction from the Communicator Awards

Graduate School Recruitment Package

  • CASE District III 2007 “Special Merit Award” (Student Recruitment)