Tuesday, August 13, 2013
OSU in Tulsa wins top award at OCPRA competition
Oklahoma State University in Tulsa Marketing and Communications Services recently received the top honor at the Oklahoma College Public Relations Association 2013 Awards Banquet. OSU in Tulsa was selected Best of Show for the “Get There From Here” print advertising campaign.
The “Get There From Here” ads demonstrate that many ways that OSU-Tulsa can help students achieve their goals. View the ads from the campaign at www.flickr.com/photos/osutulsa/sets/72157634679806165/.
The OCPRA Best of Show award is selected from among the first-place winners in 33 categories, which include video, print, writing and web design from colleges and universities across the state. In addition to being named Best of Show, OSU in Tulsa received first place in print advertising for the campaign, second place in website design for OSUinTulsa.com and honorable mention in full-length feature writing for “Learning in the Field,” a profile of the School of Forensic Sciences at OSU Center for Health Sciences.
OCPRA represents nearly 40 public and private higher education institutions from across Oklahoma. There were 613 entries in this year’s awards competition. Judges for the competition are selected from public relations and communications professionals not associated with the organization.
Accepting the awards on behalf of OSU in Tulsa were Dr. Mary Bea Drummond, director of Marketing and Communications Services and member of the OCPRA board of directors, Sean Kennedy, communications manager, Jamie Edford, web manager, and Ryan Jensen, graphic designer.