2007 Outstanding Web Site Award

This week the Orientation & First-Year Programs web site received national recognition, being named the 2007 Outstanding Orientation Web Site at the annual conference of the National Orientation Directors Association. Beth, Nicole, Bill, and Dan in OFYP played major roles in making sure this project was the success that it has become. Congratulations—it has been…

Design Awards

Two projects from our office were recognized with Maroon Awards at this year’s Communicators Forum conference. Awarded to projects of exceptional merit, the prizes are determined by a jury of peers from the design, public relations, and media/publishing industries. The first award was for the Wish You Were Here faculty recruiting web site (multimedia category):…

Printing & Design Award

Today I received some very pleasant news about a project that my class did last semester: a poster that we designed won first place in its category in a national competition. To quote the email I received from our printer: Good news! We entered the “Dollar Redesign Poster” in the 2007 In-Print Competition, cosponsored by…

1st Place Award for Intranet Design

The intranet site designed for Woolpert LLP was recognized by the Society of Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) with an award for first place in its category. The national awards ceremony was held in Orlando, FL. Marketing Director: Dale Anne Davidson Design Director: Kristofer Layon Designer: Mindy Davis Screen shots of the site’s main pages are…

Heritage Preservation Award

As Marketing Coordinator for Bentz / Thompson / Rietow Architects, my responsibilities include preparing proposals and presentations for new projects, and award applications for completed projects. This month the office was awarded a Preservation Award by the Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission for the design of the 510 Groveland residence (pictured above).