2017 Showcase Winners

 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Lora Lavigne  

Best Broadcast News Package 

Lora Lavigne

Broadcast Journalism Major

Slidell, LA

"Nola Tornado Relief"

Link: http://bit.ly/2t3puAg

 

 

 Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Whitley Ruffin

Best Broadcast Sports Package

Whitley Ruffin

Broadcast Journalism Major

Petal, MS

"WCU Baseball Returns"

Link: http://bit.ly/2tnwp6U

 

 


 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Ignacio Landaverde  

Best Graphic Design 

Ignacio Landaverde, Jr.

Bruce, MS 

Advertising major 

"Brazen Skate Shop Ads"

Link: http://bit.ly/2spP4BJ

 

 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Cameron Hicks 

Best Multimedia & Digital Journalism

Cameron Hicks

Media Production major

 Quitman, MS

"For the Love of the Car Scene"

Link: http://bit.ly/2sBp1YE

 

 

 


 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Scott Hoffman 

Best Non-News/TV & Video Production

Scott Hoffman

Media Production major 

Hattiesburg, MS

"The Moment"

Link: http://bit.ly/2s22L9q

 

 

 


 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Rachel Massingill  

Best Photo

Rachel Massingill

Photojournalism major 

Mobile, AL

"Becoming Charlie"

Link: http://bit.ly/2stGVNl

 

 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Cam Bonelli 

Best Print Feature Story

Cam Bonelli

Photojournalism major

Flowood, MS

"Grivno tracks tale of 130-year-old slave"

Link: http://bit.ly/2riwVlU

 

 

 


 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Whitley Ruffin
 

Best Print Sports Story

Whitley Ruffin

Broadcast Journalism major

Petal, MS

"Southern Miss Spring Practice"

Link: http://bit.ly/2sq3Icg

 

 

 Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & David Bonilla 

Best Producer

David Bonilla

Recording Industry Production major 

San Pedro Sula, Honduras

"More Dappled Than Color:
An Evening of Music by Matt Van Brink"

Link: http://bit.ly/2rxfgWP

 

 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Emily Gruzinskas  

Best Public Relations Writing

Emily Gruzinskas

Public Relations major

Bay St. Louis, MS

"Krew of Nereids Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary"

Link: http://bit.ly/2sBqE8M

 

 

Photo: Dr. Cindy Blackwell & Joshua Hughes 

Best Website 

Link: http://bit.ly/2ri79yl

Best Creative Advertising

"Pancakes for Parkinson's Event Ad"

Link: http://bit.ly/2rx7e07

Joshua Hughes

Advertising major

 Forest, MS