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ISU recruitment poster receives ‘Best of Show’ award

Posted March 20, 2008

 Idaho State University has announced Craig Joseph received the “Best of Show” award for a poster created by the ISU Division of Enrollment Management, Office of Admissions Recruitment Services.

Joseph, assistant director of marketing and publications for ISU enrollment management, was recently honored at the 23rd annual Admissions Advertising Awards sponsored by Admissions Marketing Report. 

The ISU Division of Enrollment Management also received several other awards.

“I felt ecstatic when it was announced that we had won the award,” Joseph said.  “The Admissions Advertising Awards is a reputable event and it was an honor to have our efforts recognized by them.”

His poster campaign also received the Gold Award in the University Poster Category.  In addition, the Division of Enrollment Planning received the following accolades:

• A Silver Award in the University Book Category

• The Merit Award in the Recruitment Campaign

• The Merit Award in the Continuing Education Catalog

• The Merit Award in the Freshman Registration Publications Category

The Admissions Advertising Awards is the largest educational advertising awards competition in the country. This year, 2,000 entries were received from more than 1,000 colleges and universities from all 50 states and several foreign countries. ISU was one of only 16 schools recognized as a “Best of Show” winner. The next award, the “Gold Award,” was granted to 245 schools, and the “Silver Award,” was awarded to 216 schools.