CMA wins at WKU Mark of Excellence award ceremony

Communications/Media Arts students spent today in Bowling Green, Ky, at Western Kentucky University accepting Mark of Excellence awards for broadcast, print, and online publications (excluding yearbook, which was judged in fall).


Broadcast awards for Manual AM:

Best broadcast news story – Dave Carroll & Eli Fosl (2nd)

Best broadcast feature – Nathan Pohl & Logan Gilbert (3rd)

Best videography – Clayton Olash, Julian Wright & Patrick Frentz (3rd)


Print awards for The Crimson Record:

Best newspaper (3rd)

Best reviews – Virginia Johnson (2nd)

Best page design – Virginia Johnson (3rd)

Best front page design – Virginia Johnson (1st)

Best feature writer – Colleen Kidd (2nd)

Best sports writer – Meredith Bell (1st)


Online Awards for

Best online news site (1st)

Best multimedia package (1st)

Charley Nord was The Editor-in-Chief of Manual RedEye during the 2011-2012 school year. He was also the Managing Editor for the Crimson Yearbook, an Eagle Scout, and the Vice President of the duPont Manual Student YMCA. Contact: (502)-432-7496 or at