SWOSU Wins 12 Awards at State PR Conference


Southwestern Oklahoma State University won 12 awards at a state-wide competition at the recent Oklahoma College Public Relations Association state conference.

The competition was among all Oklahoma colleges and universities and featured over 400 entries in 30 categories of competition. SWOSU won the second most awards of all Oklahoma colleges and universities, trailing only Oklahoma State University at Stillwater. USAO won 10 awards followed by Northeastern State University, OU and Tulsa Community College, each winning seven awards.

SWOSU Graphic Designer/Photographer Kyle Wright won a total of seven awards, including a competition-best three first-place awards.

SWOSU entries that won awards were:                             

First place

Before-and-After Design
Kyle Wright for SWOSU Football Home Game Tickets
Shoe-String Award
Kyle Wright for SWOSU X-Stand Banners
Logo Design/Graphic Identity
Kyle Wright for SWOSU Basketball Oil & Gas Classic

Second place

Small Brochure/Booklet
Brian Adler for Panorama brochure
Traditional Photography/Sports
Kyle Wright for The Task at Hand

Third place

Sports Writing
Justin Tinder for Men Deliver TKO to Greyhounds
Admissions Viewbook
Todd Boyd for SWOSU Viewbook
Events Promotion/Campaign
Kyle Wright for SWOSU Athletics Campaign

Honorable Mention

News Writing Brian Adler for SWOSU Involved in Wildland Fire Management
Shoe-String Award
Debbie Brown/Brian Adler for "Go Dawgs Poster"
Logo Design Graphic Identity
Kyle Wright for SWOSU VIPER logo
Events Promotion/Campaigns
Kyle Wright for SWOSU New Student Orientation "Dive with the Big Dawgs"