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OSU Agricultural Communications Students Excel at National Contest

Oklahoma State University’s Department of Agricultural Education, Communications and Leadership students brought home top honors from the National Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow Critique and Contest at the Ag Media Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Oklahoma State University’s Department of Agricultural Education, Communications and Leadership students brought home top honors from the National Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow Critique and Contest at the Ag Media Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona.

OSU students received more awards than any other university in the contest, students submitted a variety of communications projects including photography, feature stories, graphic design pieces and news releases. The OSU Chapter also won first place for the Yamaha ACT Scholarship program, awarding the chapter $1,500 in travel money for Ag Media Summit.

“There is nothing more exciting than watching students succeed,” said Shelly Sitton, agricultural communications professor and ACT advisor. “These awards are a testament to the quality of students that we are so proud to have in OSU agricultural communications.”

Short Feature:
Fourth Place - Callie Colclasure

Short Personal Profile:
Third Place - Kayleigh Lynch

Long Personal Profile:
Third Place - Kezia Hines
Second Place - Leighona Bernstein

Single blog:
Second Place - Kaylen Baker

Magazines:
First Place – Cowboy Journal vol. 17 no. 1 (Pistol Pete cover)

Newsletter:
First Place - Katie Rose

Photo Series:
Second Place - Shannon Norris
First Place - Kyndall Reitzenstein

Scenic Photo:
Fifth Place - Aiden Justice
Third Place - JD Rosman
Second Place - Larriann Chambers

People Photo:
Second Place - Jacob Sitton

Animal Photo:
Fifth Place - Larriann Chambers
Fourth Place - Shannon Norris
Third Place - JD Rosman
Second Place - Allison Burns
First Place - Kyndal Reitzenstein

Plant Photo:
Fourth Place - Ashton Lierlie
Third Place - Shannon Norris
Second Place - Nicole Withey

Other Photo:
Fifth Place - Shelby Rogers
Fourth Place - Callie McCarthy

Page Layout:
Third Place - Elizabeth Nixon
Second Place - Hana Newman
First Place - Hannah Nemecek

Graphics:
Fourth Place - Katie Rose
Second Place - Katelyn Willard

Ads:
Fourth Place - Saylor Bullington
Third Place - Jacob Redway
Second Place - Kezia Hines
First Place - Hannah Nemecek

Web Design:
First Place Hannah Nemecek

Award of Excellence in Layout and Design:
Hannah Nemecek

News Release:
Third Place - Kaylen Baker
Second Place - Rebecca Groos

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REPORTER:
Sara Honegger

REPORTER/MEDIA CONTACT:
Melissa Mourer
Communications Coordinator

Agricultural Communications Services

144 Agriculture North

Oklahoma State University

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Phone: 405-744-3737

Fax: 405-744-5739

Email: melissa.mourer@okstate.edu

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