Eastern was honored four times in the Illinois Broadcasters Association’s Student Silver Dome Awards last week. These awards recognize some of the top work by student broadcasters at Illinois colleges and universities.
- Kyle Fisher (Senior from Clifton Central) won 1st Place for Best TV Longform Program. Kyle was honored for his video “Jim Standerfer: Repurposing the Past” which was produced in Dr. David Gracon’s CMN 2575 class.
- Lauren Jerkovitz (2013 EIU Graduate) won 1st Place for Best TV Weathercast for her work on WEIU-TV Newswatch.
- WEIU-TV Newswatch won 2nd Place for Best TV Newscast.
- Pablo Rodriguez (2013 EIU Graduate) won 2nd Place for Best TV Sports Package.