Workplace of Public Affairs, MSU Basis win worldwide CASE development awards


Contact: Harriet Laird

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State is amongst a choose group of award recipients from faculties and universities around the globe incomes 2022 Circle of Excellence honors from the Council for Development and Assist of Schooling.

MSU’s 2021 nationwide business, a product of the Workplace of Public Affairs, took silver within the Video/Industrial class, whereas the MSU Basis received bronze within the Fundraising/Annual and Fund Experiences class. The entries have been chosen from amongst 4,510 submitted by larger training establishments in 28 nations.

“CASE awards communicate to how our MSU OPA group’s efforts in advancing Mississippi State have carried out in competitors with our friends throughout the nation,” stated MSU Chief Communications Officer and Director of Public Affairs Sid Salter. “We’ve had outstanding help from MSU President Mark Keenum and the remainder of our college management group and are grateful for the collaboration with the various gifted advertising and communications professionals throughout our campus. It’s evident that working collectively enhances the college’s repute and picture.”

The business ties the college’s 2021 Faculty World Collection Championship win with tutorial success, fulfilling an admissions and advertising have to extra competitively recruit to in-state college students and increase attain to out-of-state college students. The MSU Basis made an intentional—and award-winning—shift with its annual report for 2020-21, distinguishing it from the earlier 10-year capital marketing campaign supplies to this 12 months produce an progressive memento publication.

“Our group is deeply dedicated to producing high-quality advertising and communications productions that help the college’s mission and objectives,” stated MSU Vice President for Growth and Alumni John Rush. “This award displays that dedication to high-caliber work, which allows us to compete with establishments throughout the nation for such distinction.”

CASE judges praised each of MSU’s successful entries and stated the nationwide business was “artistic and attention-grabbing with clear objectives and good outcomes. We preferred the way it tied within the Nationwide Championship, but in addition confirmed how all their teachers are ‘champions,’ too.”

The MSU Foundation's award-winning 2020-21 Annual Report
The MSU Basis’s award-winning 2020-2021 Annual Report (Picture submitted).

For the Basis’s annual report, the judges credited it with “positive design and great content material. The photographs on this piece have been so unbelievable that one may body the pages as décor.”

CASE President and CEO Sue Cunningham stated, “CASE Circle of Excellence Awards have fun the artistic, resourceful and progressive methods development professionals across the globe champion their establishments’ success. These awards showcase how development empowers instructing and studying, ignites institutional progress and helps communities thrive.”

 The Council for Development and Assist of Schooling is a worldwide nonprofit affiliation devoted to academic development professionals—in alumni relations, communications, improvement, advertising and development providers—who champion training to rework lives and society.

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