Alestle wins several awards at state college media conference

The Alestle won eight awards this month, at the annual Illinois College Press Association conference. At the Chicago conference, the Alestle earned two first-place awards, placed in five other categories and earned an honorable mention. Former Alestle Photo Editor Brian Munoz won first place in the large-school division in spot news photo for coverage of … More Alestle wins several awards at state college media conference

SIUE Marketing & Communications Receives 13 Educational Advertising Awards

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s University Marketing and Communications Department received 13 awards in the 32nd annual Educational Advertising Awards announced in late February. Higher Education Marketing Report sponsors the awards. The Educational Advertising Awards is the largest educational advertising awards competition in the country. This year, over 2,250 entries were received from more than 1,000 … More SIUE Marketing & Communications Receives 13 Educational Advertising Awards

SIUE Marketing and Communications wins bronze award in social media marketing & website design

The SIUE University Marketing and Communications Department received seven awards from the 2016 Collegiate Advertising Awards competition. SIUE enhanced its standing from a year ago when it received five total awards, including four gold for the 2015 competition. With entries judged on creativity, layout/design, typography, production, quality and overall effectiveness, SIUE earned gold awards in … More SIUE Marketing and Communications wins bronze award in social media marketing & website design

“Sanctuary” Q & A with director Cory Byers

The documentary Sanctuary has won the 2016 Fusion Doc Challenge at the Slamdance Film Festival. The film by directors Ashley Seering and Cory Byers profiles an abandoned church that was given a second chance. We were able to talk with Cory Beyers, the SIUE Mass Comm. Instructor to discuss Sanctuary and how teaching at SIUE has impacted his work outside the … More “Sanctuary” Q & A with director Cory Byers

Camille Emig-Hill to Receive Distinguished Service Award

Congratulations, Camille! Southern Illinois University Edwardsville double alum Camille Emig-Hill, a communications expert, business and financial services professional, and community and youth supporter, will receive the University’s Distinguished Service Award at its May 2016 commencement. Emig-Hill achieved a bachelor’s in mass communications and journalism in 1972 and a master’s in business administration in ‘77. She … More Camille Emig-Hill to Receive Distinguished Service Award

Alestle wins 13 awards at state college media conference

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. — The Alestle won 13 awards last month, at the annual Illinois College Press Association conference. At the Chicago conference, the Alestle earned three first-place awards, placed in five other categories and earned four honorable mentions, including an honorable mention in general excellence. Alestle Photographer Brian Munoz placed second in the Shoot Chicago on-site photography competition in … More Alestle wins 13 awards at state college media conference

The Alestle wins national award for its 2015 Back To School Survival Guide

EDWARDSVILLE — The Alestle, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s student newspaper, recently won a national award during the 94th annual Associated Collegiate Press/College Media Advisers National College Media Convention in Austin, Texas. The Alestle placed fourth in the ACP Best Of Show — Newspaper Special Edition category. The field of competitors was wide open and not broken down by … More The Alestle wins national award for its 2015 Back To School Survival Guide