2014 Pride of CASE V Award Winners

Platinum Categories

Platinum 1. Best Practices in Alumni Relations
Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
Marquette University
Marquette University CEO Roundtable Program

Silver Award
Northwestern University
Northwestern University Alumni-Only MOOC

Bronze Award
Marquette University
National Marquette Day: A Nontraditional Homecoming

Platinum 2. Teresa Du Bois Exline Award for Best Practices in Communications and Marketing
Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
Illinois State University
ISU 365

Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
Indiana University
Career Development Center Campaign

Silver Award
Northwestern University
University Case Statement

Bronze Award
University of Southern Indiana
The University of Southern Indiana-a couture, evolved brand is debuted on the catwalk and beyond

Honorable Mention
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
University of Michigan Branding and Visual Identity

Platinum 3. Best Practices in Fundraising
Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
Purdue University
Purdue Day of Giving

Silver Award
Indiana State University
Honoring a Legend: The Larry Bird Scholarship Dinner and Statue Dedication

Platinum 4. Best Practices in Fundraising Campaigns
Bronze Award
Capital University
The GOLD Cup Challenge

Platinum 5. Best Practices in Advancement Services Programs
Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
DePaul University
Asking the Right Questions, Getting the Right Answers: Leveraging Technology to Springboard Advancement Success

Honorable Mention
Eastern Illinois University
System and Reporting Upgrades to Membership Processing at WEIU (PBS Station)

Honorable Mention
Eastern Illinois University
Endowments, Designations, Donors and Scholarship Recipients

Honorable Mention
Eastern Illinois University
Automating Annual Fund Pledges

Platinum 6. Excellence in Photography
Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
Grand Valley State University
Grand Valley U. Excellence in Photography

Silver Award
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
MOMENTS: Learning Medicine @ Michigan Today

Bronze Award
University of St. Thomas
Mark Brown Portfolio

Platinum 7. Best Articles of the Year
Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
University of Chicago
A Life Aquatic

Gold Award - Platinum Finalist
University of Iowa
A Time to Say No

Silver Award
Illinois Wesleyan University
Of a Feather

Bronze Award
University of Michigan
Art of the Arab Uprising

Honorable Mention
DePauw University
Glass Through History

Honorable Mention
Illinois State University
Earliest educators: Reflections of one-room schoolhouse teachers


CASE District V Award Categories

2. Best Student Alumni Programming
Gold Award
Ripon College
Career Discovery Tour Program

Silver Award
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Design Student and Alumni Board: University of Minnesota College of Design

Bronze Award
Winona State
Alumni College: Professor for a Day

3. Best Collaborative Program
Gold Award
Miami University
Day Without Donors

Silver Award
John Carroll University
JCU Alumni Business Directory

Bronze Award
Marquette University
Marquette University CEO Roundtable Program

Honorable Mention
Marquette University
National Marquette Day: A Nontraditional Homecoming

4. Best Volunteer Engagement Program
Gold Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Engaging Recent Graduate Volunteers for Lifetime Philanthropy

Silver Award
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Engagement at Every Level University of Minnesota School of Architecture Centennial Celebration

5. Best New Alumni Program
Gold Award
Cleveland State University
Passport Cleveland Series

Silver Award
Miami University
18 of the last 9

Bronze Award
Ohio University
On the Green Weekend

Honorable Mention
The Ohio State University
The Ohio State College of Public Health-Fireside Chats

6a. Best Alumni/Institution Magazine, 2,999 FTE or fewer
Gold Award
Taylor University
Taylor Magazine

Silver Award
Albion College
Io Triumphe!

6b. Best Alumni/Institution Magazine, 3,000 to 9,999 FTE
Gold Award
University of St. Thomas
St. Thomas Magazine

Silver Award
Miami University
Miamian

6c. Best Alumni/Institution Magazine, 10,000 FTE and up
Gold Award
Grand Valley University Foundation
Horizons

Silver Award
Bowling Green State University
BGSU Magazine

7. Best Video/CD-ROM, Fundraising, Alumni Relations or Commercial Spots
Gold Award
University of Michigan
LSA Victors: Our Legacy, Our Future

Silver Award
Northwestern University
We Will. The Campaign for Northwestern

9. Best Program Engaging Institution CEO in Fundraising
No Awards Given

11. Best Program in Annual Giving
Gold Award
Gustavus Adolphus College
Student Handwritten LYBNT Campaign

Silver Award
St. Norbert College
St. Norbert Fund: "Plant a Seed"

Bronze Award
Franklin College
#GivetoGRIZ: Taking a One-Day Giving Challenge from Good to Outstanding

Honorable Mention
Antioch College
Antioch College Giving Tuesday Competition

13. Best Program in Donor Recognition/Stewardship
Gold Award
The Ohio State University
The Impact of Your Gifts: Recognizing and Stewarding Donors of the College of Education and Human Ecology, The Ohio State University

Silver Award
Purdue University
2014 Purdue Astronaut Reunion: From the Universe to the University, Our Astronauts Return Home

Bronze Award
Lawrence Technological University
Corporate Partners - Enhance education and career opportunities for LTU students and alumni

Honorable Mention
Miami University
Day Without Donors

16. Best Program in Case Statements/Cultivation Publications
Gold Award
Indiana University
SGIS

Silver Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Law School Case

Bronze Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
University of Michigan Health System Victors for Michigan Case Statement

Bronze Award
Northwestern University
University Case Statement

Honorable Mention
Miami University
Miami University 2014 "Giving Tribute: End of Campaign Report"

18. Best Video Feature
Gold Award
University of Illinois at Chicago
Fruit Oasis in a Food Desert

Silver Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Be Smart - Freshman Orientation Video

Bronze Award
Indiana University
Give Close to Your Heart: Give to IU

Honorable Mention
Saint Xavier University
SXU FOCUS Video

19. Best Video/DVD/CD-ROM, student recruitment
Gold Award
Culver Academies
Forge Your Future - Constructing Worlds of Meaning

Silver Award
Culver Academies
Forge Your Future - Character On and Off the Field

Bronze Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (LSA)
American Culture. Global Perspective.

Honorable Mention
Valparaiso University
Valparaiso University Commencement 2014

20. Best Radio PSA or Commercial Spot
Silver Award
Southwest Tech Foundation
Every Day is a Day for Southwest Tech Students

Bronze Award
Saint Xavier University
Bears/Sox Radio

21. Best Video PSA or Commercial Spot
Gold Award
Rockford University
Rock Solid TV Spots

Gold Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Victors Valiant

Gold Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Now Is Our Time

Gold Award
Valparaiso University
Where Passion Meets Purpose

Bronze Award
Northwestern University
Join our Northwestern, Online Community

Honorable Mention
Indiana University East
IU East Online

22. Best Electronic Newsletter
Gold Award
Indiana University
All for You! alumni e-Newsletter

Silver Award
John Carroll University
Onward - Your John Carroll University Alumni Newsletter

Bronze Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
LSA Today Email University of Michigan College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

Honorable Mention
Western Michigan University Foundation
Jim's Weekly Update

23. Best Institutional Web Site
Gold Award
Hathaway Brown School
www.hbu.edu

Silver Award
Bowling Green University
BGSU website

Silver Award
Carthage College
Carthage College website

Bronze Award
University of Michigan Ann Arbor
University of Michigan Ann Arbor-Gateway Site umich.edu

24. Best Website, Individual Page or Section
Gold Award
Culver Academies
Culver.org - Giving to Culver

Gold Award
Northwestern University
WeWill.Northwestern.edu

Silver Award
University of Michigan Law School
Victors for Michigan

Bronze Award
Indiana University School of Nursing
IU School of Nursing website

25. Best Tabloid/Newsletter for Internal Audience
Gold Award
Indiana University
Inside IU Bloomington

Silver Award
The Ohio State University
onCampus - the Faculty/Staff Newspaper of The Ohio State University

26. Best Tabloid/Newsletter for External Audience
Bronze Award
Indiana University Kokomo
Indiana University Kokomo Alumni Newsletter

27. Excellence in Print Advertising
Gold Award
Purdue University
Touching Down: 2014 Purdue Astronaut Reunion

Silver Award
Illinois State University
Illinois State University Emergency Alert Campaign

Bronze Award
Indiana University
IU East Billboards

29. Best Viewbook
Gold Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
University of Michigan LSA viewbook

Bronze Award
Purdue University
Purdue University Admissions Viewbook Fall 2015

Bronze Award
Illinois State University
Illinois State University Viewbook

30. Excellence in Design, Brochures
Gold Award
Cleveland State University
2013-2014 New Student Welcome Kit

Silver Award
Miami University
Fall Travel Cards

Bronze Award
Illinois State University
Student Fitness Center Activate Program Guide

31. Excellence in Design, Series
Gold Award
University of Michigan
College of Literature, Science and Arts (LSA) Victors Campaign Design Series

Gold Award
Illinois State University
Admissions Materials

Bronze Award
Cleveland State University
2013-2014 ENGAGE Newsletter Series

32a. Excellence in Design, Posters, Individual Poster
Gold Award
University of St. Thomas
JUST for you

Silver Award
Purdue University
Purdue Astronaut Reunion

Bronze Award
The Ohio State University
How to be an Engaged Alumnus Infographic

Honorable Mention
John Carroll University
Tuhy Lecture Series

32b. Excellence in Design, Posters, Poster Series
Gold Award
Purdue University
Touching Down: 2014 Purdue Astronaut Reunion

Silver Award
Illinois Institute of Technology
Mies Pieces

Bronze Award
Cleveland State University
Engage

Honorable Mention
St. Xavier University
The Counseling Center Poster Series

32c. Excellence in Design, Miscellaneous
Gold Award
Indiana University East
IU East BusWrap

Silver Award
Washington University, St. Louis
2014 Engineering Research Calendar

Bronze Award
University of Michigan
University of Michigan School of Information 2013-2015 Calendarzine

Honorable Mention
The Ohio State University
College overview brochure for the College of Education and Human Ecology

34. Best Specialized or Unit-Level Magazine
Gold Award
Northwestern University
Weinberg, the magazine of Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences

Silver Award
Washington University, St. Louis
A & S Magazine

Bronze Award
Hathaway Brown School
Learn for Life

37. Best Illustration/Graphic
Gold Award
University of Michigan
LSA Department of Philosophy Illustration

Silver Award
Illinois State University
WGLT Winter and Spring Events Program

Bronze Award
Illinois State University
University Advancement Halloween Treat Fest Poster

38. Excellence in Feature Writing, Individual
Gold Award
University of Cincinnati
Advocating for the Innocent

Silver Award
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Down the Great River

Bronze Award
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Shaped by the Land

Honorable Mention
University of Iowa
Time to Say No

39. Excellence in Feature Writing, Series
Gold Award
University of Southern Indiana
USI Magazine Spring 2014 Entrepreneurs Three-Feature Series

Silver Award
DePauw University
DePauw Magazine cover feature stories

Bronze Award
University of Illinois at Chicago
Profile

41. Best Event on a Shoestring
Gold Award
Michigan State University
Premiere screening of Inside Out: An in-depth look at the student experience

Silver Award
The Ohio State University
The Ohio State University College of Public Health's Farm to Table Luncheon: A closer look at where our food comes from

42. Excellence in Special Events, Invitations, and Collateral Materials
Gold Award
University of Michigan College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
LSA Campaign Kickoff Event Package

Silver Award
Purdue University
Purdue University Counselor Fly-in Invitation

Bronze Award
Saint Xavier University
FOCUS Invitations

43. Excellence in Special Events, Individual Event
Gold Award
Purdue University
2014 Purdue Astronaut Reunion: From the Universe to the Univesity, Purdue Astronauts Return Home

Silver Award
Indiana University
Welcome Home, Indiana!

Bronze Award
Miami University
Miami University Inaugural Women in Leadership Symposium

Honorable Mention
College of DuPage
MAC Madness Featuring Alumnus Jim Belushi

44. Excellence in Special Events, Series of Events
Gold Award
Indiana State University
Honoring a Legend: The Larry Bird Scholarship Dinner, Statue Dedication

Silver Award
Grand Valley State University
Toast with T. Haas

Bronze Award
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Keeping Faith with a Legacy of Justice: 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Honorable Mention
The Ohio State University
A Week of Celebration, a Lifetime of Better Health

45. Best Diversity Program
Silver Award
Purdue University
Junior Minority Brochure 2014

Silver Award
St. Norbert College
Cassandra Voss Center: "Exploring Differences"