ADPR Students Win at 2020 Addy Awards

Fifteen students from the School of Advertising and Public Relations and a graphic design major earned 24 honors at the Knoxville American Advertising Federation (AAF) awards.

Senior Kara Wegner earned a Gold Addy Award for her work on Land of Ice and Fire and a Silver Addy Award for Indelible Faces. Graphic design major Ndigi Gichingiri took home a Gold Addy for Burnt Out. Sarah Melancon and Hanna Dice both earned Silver Addys.

Advertising majors who earned Bronze Citations of Excellence included: Alyssa Brown, Madison Cullen, Lauren Friend, Wendy Harmon, Anna House, Kristy Ilia, Yulisia Lopez, Macy Meredith, Alyssa Nichols, Jasmine Rogers, Brianna Szurpicki, and Caroline Waters. Melancon earned a Bronze Citation of Excellence in addition to her Silver Addy, and Associate Professor Courtney Childers’ ADPR 450 class was also awarded a bronze citation for their work on Delta Dental’s Delta Vision campaign