Maroon & Gold Awards
Presented at the 2018 Annual Conference on June 7, 2018
For the 17th year the University of Minnesota Communicators Forum has recognized members whose work exemplifies the University’s core values: excellence, innovation, effectiveness, integrity, diversity, collaboration, sharing of knowledge, accountability, stewardship, and service.
The winner of the MIKE or “people’s choice” award this year was chosen by votes from UMCF members:
CLA Corporate & Community Partnership Folder from the Design, Innovator category
Submitted by College of Liberal Arts Office of Institutional Advancement: Kaylee Highstrom, Tessa Eagan, Erica Giorgi, Amelious Whyte, Judith Anderson, Beth Lory and Joslyn Biever
The MARGO award, short for maroon and gold, is presented to the entry that presents the single most elegant solution within the means available (the most bang for your buck).
UMD Homecoming Video from the Interactive, Video (short) category
Submitted by UMD University Marketing and Public Relations: David Cowardin and Lynne Williams
Driven: The University of Minnesota Campaign from the Campaign/Series, Promotional category
Submitted by University of Minnesota Foundation Creative Resources: Steve Anderson, Pamela Belding, Amy Sitze, Mary Winstead, Shawn Sullivan, Chris Mahan, Alan Wojciechowski and Robyn White
2017 Mike Award Winner:
Short Video: “Zuzia’s New Skin”
From the University of Minnesota Foundation Marketing and Communications team