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EIU CMN/Broadcasting Students Win Awards!

October 19, 2016


(Pictured: Katlyn Quill and Jesse Guinn)

Two EIU Communication Studies students were recognized Friday in a statewide contest for student broadcasters.  The Illinois Broadcasters Association held the awards ceremony for its Student Silver Dome Awards.  EIU students recognized include:

  • Katlyn Quill (2016 graduate) – 2nd place for Best Radio Longform Programming for her news report on the Fund EIU Rally in February
  • Lacey Clifton – 2nd place for Best TV Weathercast
  • Jesse Guinn – 3rd place for Best TV Weathercast
  • WEIU News Watch – 3rd place for Best TV Newscast

The awards were presented at the annual IBA-U Student Broadcasting Conference at Illinois State University in Normal.  Nine students from Eastern attended the conference.