St. Cloud State student media racked up more than 30 awards already this year for their efforts in 2012 and 2013.
UTVS campus television station manager and Husky Productions producer, Matt Szymanski, Sauk Rapids, won a Best of Festival Award and $1,000 from the Broadcast Education Association (BEA) Festival of Media Arts. UTVS earned a total of five international media arts awards.
“This is a team effort,” said Szymanski. “Everyone on the crew assisted in the production of this game. I couldn’t be prouder of my crew.”
The BEA Festival of Media Arts is an annual media-arts competition for faculty and students.
The University Chronicle, the student-run newspaper of St. Cloud State University, received 19 awards during this year’s Minnesota Newspaper Associate College Better Newspaper contest, including overall General Excellence.
KVSC 88.1 FM tallied six first place awards from the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists, including Best of Show from the AP for Amelia Rowland’s coverage of former President Bill Clinton visiting campus.