Carl Sandburg College Wins 3 NCMPR District Medallion Awards

Nov. 13, 2013
GALESBURG—Carl Sandburg College won three National Council for Marketing and Public Relations District 3 Medallion Awards during the district’s conference earlier this month in Columbus, Ohio.

Sandburg won silver medallions in the Handbook category for its Student Success Guide and the Electronic Class Schedule/Catalog category for its online catalog, which was unveiled for the 2013-2014 academic year. The College also won a bronze medallion in the Magazine category for its CareerFocus magazine, which highlights various programs at the College and profiles students and faculty members.

Sandburg was one of 14 community colleges out of the 49 in Illinois to receive awards. More than 380 total entries were submitted for 40 categories. Sandburg was judged against other schools in NCMPR District 3, which includes community colleges of all enrollment sizes from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin and Ontario.


From left to right, Carl Sandburg College Coordinator of Multimedia Bill Gaither, Web Programmer Eric Thatcher, Graphic Design Specialist Christina Diaz, Public Relations Specialist Aaron Frey and Director of Marketing and Public Relations Robin DeMott hold the NCMPR District 3 Medallion Awards won by the College during the organization’s conference in Columbus, Ohio.