Huntington University won 16 awards on February 25 from the American Advertising Federation of Fort Wayne. The competition recognizes advertising creative excellence from students and area advertising and media professionals. HU students and faculty took home one Best of Show award, six Gold recognitions, and eight Silver prizes.
“We are very pleased to be competing at such a very high level with full-time industry professionals in the area,” said Dr. Lance Clark, Associate Dean of the Arts.
The Best of Show award and two of the Gold awards came in the Non-Traditional Advertising category. Other awards came in such categories as Video Internet Commercial, Advertising Photography, Public Service Campaign, Video Gaming, Non-Profit Advertising, and Non-traditional Online AdvertisingIndiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).