Samford's Communications Office Receives Awards
Posted by William Nunnelley on 2005-04-21
Samford University's communications office recently won four awards in the annual DeRose-Hinkhouse Awards competition sponsored by the Religion Communicators Council.
Samford received awards of merit for Seasons, the University's news magazine; a direct mail campaign brochure designed by Scott Camp, senior graphic designer, and Sheri Hamiter, annual giving officer; the 2004-05 admissions viewbook, designed by Camp and written by Sean Flynt, electronic news editor; and a new logo for WVSU-FM, designed by Carlie Stamper, graphic designer.
RCC is an international, ecumenical organization of more than 750 communications professionals.
Additionally, Mary Wimberley, news and feature writer, recently won a writing award from the Alabama Media Professionals organization for a story on the University's Global Center.
AMP is the state affiliate of the National Federation of Press Women.
ABOUT SAMFORD UNIVERSITY -- Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 3rd among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,509 students from 45 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.