Awards

The Office of Communications has won numerous state and regional awards.

 

National Council for Marketing and Public Relations

Medallion Awards

The NCMPR Medallion Awards regional competition recognizes outstanding achievement in communications among community and technical colleges.

2019

Silver
"Fire Storm"
Original Photography - Manipulated

2017

Silver
Columbia State College Logo
Logo Design

Bronze
"Jurassic Ballpark"
Original Photography - Manipulated

2016

Gold
50th Anniversary Book: Opening Doors to Opportunities
Wild Card

Gold
50th Anniversary Campaign
Promotion Campaign for a Special Event

Bronze
"Gretchen Greer"
Original Photography - Unaltered

2015

Gold
"Charger Fever"
Banners and Outdoor Media

Silver
50th Anniversary Commercial
Video Advertisement/PSA, Series

Silver
Healthy College Logo
Logo Design

Bronze
"Columbia State Celebrates 50 Years!"
College Promotional Video

Bronze
"ALS Ice Bucket Challenge"
Original Photography

2014

Gold
"Go Green Recycle"
Banners and Outdoor Media

Gold
"Recycled Recycle"
Banners and Outdoor Media

Silver
"Showtime"
Original Photography - Unaltered

Silver
"Dual Enrollment"
Original Photography - Unaltered

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Tennessee College Public Relations Association

The TCPRA is comprised of higher education communicators from both two- and four-year colleges and universities in Tennessee.

2019 Communication Awards

Silver Award
Fire Science commercial
Video Advertisement/PSA

The communications and media services departments worked with local public safety officials to shoot the video to spotlight the new Fire Science program and highlight the program's community partnerships. Team members included Carl Jones, print and digital communications coordinator; Amy Spears-Boyd, director of communications; Bill Williams, electronic media technician; and Kennedy Wilson, Columbia State student.

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2018 Communication Awards

Gold
"This Is Only A Drill"
Spot News Photography

Silver
"Color Run"
Spot News Photography

2017 Communication Awards

Gold
50th Anniversary Campaign
Overall Promotional Campaign

Silver
50th Anniversary Book: Opening Doors to Opportunities
Specialty Item

Contact Us:

Amy Spears-Boyd
Director of Communications
Columbia Campus, Hickman 131
931.540.2509
Amber Dougherty
Staff Writer
Columbia Campus, Hickman 131
931.540.2691
Carl Jones
Print & Digital Communications Coordinator
Columbia Campus, Hickman 131
931.540.2639
Jolina St. Pierre
Social Media & Special Events Coordinator
Columbia Campus, Hickman 131
931.540.2825
Susan Pobst
Campus Operator/Receptionist
Columbia Campus, Hickman 131
931.540.2850