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Awards

The Office of College Advancement is pleased to be recognized for its accomplishments in the field of marketing communications with the following awards. 

 

NCMPR Paragon

The National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) Paragon Awards salute the outstanding achievement in communications for community, junior and technical college professionals.

2013

  • Gold
    Foundation Annual Report: Achieving Dreams 2012
  • Silver
    President’s Annual Report 2012

2011

  • Silver
    Foundation Annual Report

2008

  • Bronze
    Foundation Annual Report: 2007 Educational Foundation Annual Report: Transforming Lives
  • Silver
    Newsletter: Outlook

2007

  • Gold
    Brochure/ Flyer: Orientation Planner 2007

2005

  • Silver
    Brochure: Start here. Go anywhere in a career (Spanish)
  • Bronze
    Foundation Annual Report 2004

2004

  • Silver
    Magazine: Outlook

2003

  • Gold
    College Promotional Radio Advertisement/PSA, Single: Great Start
  • Bronze
    College Promotional Video: Wild Oakton!

2000

  • Bronze
    College Promotional Video: Reach For Your Future

NCMPR Medallion

The NCMPR Medallion Awards recognize outstanding achievement in communications for community, junior and technical college professionals at the district level.

2010

  • Gold
    Web Site
  • Silver
    Foundation Annual Report

2009

  • Gold
    Foundation Annual Report: Promising Futures 2007-8

2008

  • Gold
    Foundation Annual Report: 2007 Educational Foundation Annual Report

2007

  • Gold
    Magazine: Outlook
  • Gold
    Brochure/Flyer: Orientation Planner 2007
  • Silver
    Media Success Story: Sculpture Invasion Media Coverage
  • Silver
    Poster: Studio 3 Poster
  • Bronze
    Foundation Annual Report: 2006 Foundation Annual Report
  • Bronze
    Notes/cards/invitations: Stardust Ball Invitation

2006

  • Bronze
    Annual Report: 2005 President's Report to the Community
  • Bronze
    Postcard: Check out Oakton From Any Angle.

2005

  • Gold
    Brochure: Start here. Go anywhere in a career.
  • Gold
    College Promotional Video: VITA: Transforming Lives, Fulfilling Dreams
  • Silver
    Promotional Campaign: We're spilling the beans. (High School Counselors)
  • Silver
    Magazine: Outlook

2003

  • Gold
    Viewbook: Count On Oakton
  • Gold
    2002 Annual Report
  • Gold
    Promotion Campaign for a Special Event: Dig This!
  • Silver
    Successful Recruitment Marketing Campaign: Count On Oakton
  • Bronze
    Successful Recruitment Marketing Campaign: Fast Track

2001

  • Gold
    Sports Division Brochure: Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Silver
    2000 Annual Report
  • Silver
    Student Schedule

2000

  • Silver
    Promotional Campaign for Special Event: Oakton's 30th Anniversary
  • Bronze
    Video: Reach for Your Future

Educational Advertising Awards

2012

  • Gold
    Brochure - Where Do You Fit in the World?
  • Merit Award
    Outlook
  • Merit Award
    President’s Annual Report 2011

Illinois Association of Museums

This award recognizes work of excellent quality that uses available resources well, is creative, and meets professional standards.

2005

  • Award of Excellence
    Koehnline Museum of Art Catalog: Artwalk

The Communicator Awards

This is a national awards competition founded by communication professionals to recognize excellence in the communication fields of print, audio and video.

2000

  • Print Award
    1999 Annual Report
  • Award of Distinction
    Brochure: All About Oakton
  • Award of Distinction
    Audio Award: I'm on My Way
  • Award of Distinction
    Video Award: Daytimer-Working Adult
  • Honorable Mention
    Direct Mail Campaign: Reach for Your Future

Admissions Marketing Report

Admission Marketing Report (AMR) honors academic institutions for their outstanding achievement in advertising.

2012

  • Bronze
    Newspaper adv/insert - My Story to be Continued
  • Merit
    Foundation Annual Report - Fields of Dreams

2008

  • Bronze
    Other (Special Publications): Feminist Ecology: Women and the Earth

2007

  • Gold
    Class Schedules: Evanston Class Schedule
  • Gold
    Newsletter: Pavilion Pulse
  • Merit
    Annual Report: President's Report to the Community

2006

  • Bronze
    What's Cooking at Oakton? (High School Counselors lunch)
  • Merit Award
    Outdoor Transit/Billboard: Check out Oakton from Every Angle

2004

  • Merit Award
    We're Turning Up the Heat (High School Counselor's Lunch)

2003

  • Gold
    Logo/letterhead Design: Dig This!
  • Gold
    Other (Calendars, Special Publications): Outlook
  • Silver
    Television Advertising/Single Spot: Start Here
  • Silver
    Radio Advertising/Single Spot: Great Start
  • Merit
    Outdoor Transit/Billboard: Start Here
  • Merit
    Video/CD-ROM Viewbook: Wild Oakton

2001

  • Bronze
    Class Schedule Fall 2001
  • 2001 Merit
    2000 Annual Report

2000

  • Silver
    Imprinted Materials: All About Oakton mousepad
  • Bronze
    Radio Advertising/Single Spot: Your Life is Now
  • Merit
    Imprinted Materials: All About Oakton folder
  • Merit
    Video Viewbook: Reach for Your Future

APEX Awards for Publication Excellence

An annual competition for writers, editors, publications ataff and business and nonprofit communicators

2009

  • Award of Excellence
    Annual Reports – Print: Foundation Annual Report: Transforming Lives 1977-2007
    Advertising and Marketing Brochures, Manuals, and Reports: Showtime!

2001

  • Award of Excellence
    Annual Reports, printed four colors: 2000 Annual Report

GFOA Government Finance Officers Association

2006

  • Annual Report Popular Annual Financial Reporting (PAFR)

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