The National Council for Marketing & Public Relations District 4 presented Lone Star College with 12 medallion awards for outstanding achievement in communications at community and technical colleges.
The awards were given during the recent NCMPR 2015 District 4 conference held in Galveston.
LSC System Office received two Gold Medallion Awards, one for Campaigns: Government Relations or Community Relations Project; and the second for Print: Poster Series.
LSC-Kingwood also was awarded a Gold Medallion Award for Student handbook, two Silver Medallion Awards for Advertising (Outside Media), Print Flier and three Bronze Medallion Awards for Print Poster, Advertising (Interior Signage) and Novelty Advertising.
In addition to the two Gold Medallion Awards, LSC System Office also received four Silver Medallion Awards for Computer-Generated Illustration, Advertising Print Ad, Print Catalog and Video Shorts.
“We have an outstanding team and I am so proud of their creativity,” said Ray Laughter, LSC vice chancellor for external affairs. “They play a vital role in reaching our students and the entire community with the message of the Lone Star College mission.”
The NCMPR District 4 region includes community colleges from Texas, Arkansas, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Wyoming. Nationally, NCMPR has more than 1,550 members from more than 650 colleges across the U.S. and Canada. NCMPR provides professional development opportunities, advocates on behalf of the profession and the institutions it serves, and recognizes professional excellence.
“This is the only regional competition of its kind that honors excellence exclusively among marketing and PR professionals at two-year colleges,” said Emily deMilliano, LSC marketing executive director. “We are blessed to have a wonderful team of such talented individuals.”
Lone Star College has been opening doors to a better community for more than 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSC remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with almost 83,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 95,000, Lone Star College is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community colleges in the nation. Stephen C. Head, Ph.D., is the chancellor of LSC, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, seven centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.