UNT Visual Arts and Design students win national awards

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 14:55

DENTON (UNT), Texas — Students in the communication design program in UNT’s College of Visual Arts and Design have been recognized in three large competitions this year including the Dallas Society of Visual Communications National Student Show as well as the Addy Awards in both Dallas and Fort Worth.

The Dallas Society of Visual Communications (DSVC) seeks to elevate the standards of the industry and promote the value that creative professionals add to commerce and the community at-large. As one of the largest independent clubs of its kind, DSVC embraces all professionals involved in marketing communication, including writers, photographers, illustrators, broadcast producers, Internet professionals, and the many vendors and suppliers who support them. UNT students who won DSVC awards are:

 Big Box Little Box Award for Best Senior Portfolio
Chad Smith

Stephen Zhang’s Judge’s Choice
Mercy Lomelin
Great Pacific Garbage Patch Poster

Eleanor Grosch’s Judge’s Choice
Natalia Zinser
Kong Harald Packaging

Barton Dalmer’s Judge’s Choice
Ryan Raschbaum
Office Supplies Packaging

Best Illustration
Mercy Lomelin
Great Pacific Garbage Patch Poster

Best Broadcast Piece
Lauren Bernal
Zoku Commercial

Best Print Advertising
Lydia Flores
Dallas Children's Museum

Best Website Design
Kelli Fischer
Tesla Motors

Best Brochure/Catalog
Bryan Lavery
Northwest Pipe Company Brochure

Best Letterhead
Jennifer Jennings
Shelburne Farms Stationery

 

A complete list of all the DSVC award winners is available online.

The ADDY Awards is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, attracting more than 50,000 entries every year in local ADDY competitions. The annual contest is sponsored by the American Advertising Federation. The competition is a national awards program designed especially for college students. Work entered at the local level can move up to the regional and national level judging. UNT students who won Dallas and Fort Worth Addy awards are:

2012 Fort Worth Addys

Jordan Pille
Student Gold ADDY®
Category: Consumer or Trade Publication
Client: DFW Gun Range Campaign

Melissa Stammer
Student Gold ADDY®
Category: Consumer or Trade Publication
Client: Glad Press ’n Seal

Natalia Fredericks
Student Silver ADDY®
Category: Consumer or Trade Publication
Client: Grove iPhone Cases

Melissa Stammer
Student Silver ADDY®
Category: Consumer or Trade Publication
Client: Floss Dental

Melissa Stammer
Student Bronze ADDY®
Category: Non-Traditional Advertising
Client: Naked Juice

Andi Bocsardi
Student Silver ADDY®
Category: Collateral Material
Client: Checking In

Natalia Fredericks
Student Bronze ADDY®
Category: Mixed Media
Client: School of Rock

2012 Dallas Addys

Chip Armstrong
Student Gold ADDY® and Student BEST OF SHOW ADDY®
Pinkberry Poster Campaign

Jennifer Reeves
Student Bronze ADDY®
Kleenex Hand Towels Campaign

Kathryn Hittle
Student Silver ADDY®
Penguin Publishers Campaign

Chip Armstrong
Student Bronze ADDY®
USO Print Campaign

Nathan Hardy
Student Bronze ADDY®
Sabre Pepper Spray Campaign

Kathryn Hittle
Student Bronze ADDY®
Shock Doctor Mouthguards Campaign

Jennifer Reeves
Student Bronze ADDY®
Zildjian Drum Accesories Campaign

Tim Opsahl
Student Bronze ADDY®
Kleenex Anti-Bacterial Campaign

Matt Johnson
Student Bronze ADDY®
Burnout Weed Killer Campaign

Lauren Bernal
Student Gold ADDY® and SPECIAL JUDGES AWARD
Redbox Campaign

Nathan Hardy
Student Silver ADDY®
Professional Bowlers Association Campaign

Melissa Stammer
Student Silver ADDY®
Naked Juice Campaign

Natalia Fredericks
Student Silver ADDY®
School of Rock

Richard Ward
Student Bronze ADDY®
PAM Campaign

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