2018 Pride of CASE V Award Winners

Platinum Categories

Best Practices in Alumni Relations

Gold
Women in White Coats
Ohio State University

Silver
OU Alumni Weekend on Mackinac Island
Oakland University

Bronze
UWSP Alumni Days of Service #UWSPGIVESBACK
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Teresa Du Bois Exline Award for Best Practices in Communications and Marketing

Gold
"Go Blue Guarantee" and "You Can Go Blue!"- University of Michigan Affordability Campaign
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Silver
The Great State Road Trip (https://msu.edu/roadtrip/)
Michigan State University

Bronze
Working for Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Best Practices in Fundraising

Gold
Kettering University Faculty and Staff FUNd Drive
Kettering University

Silver
M.I.A.M.I. WOMEN Symposium/Hawk Tank
Miami University

Bronze
St. Thomas-Surly Brewing Sustainer Initiative
University of St. Thomas

Best Practices in Advancement Services

Gold 
Enhancing Gift Tables with Data Visualization and Increased Capabilities for Campaign Planning and Prospecting 
University of Minnesota

Silver 
Rethinking Gift Tables: A New Data Driven Approach to Campaign Planning Pyramids 
The Ohio State University

Best Practices in Digital Communication

Gold
Northwestern Intersections: A Northwestern Network Podcast
Northwestern University

Gold
Ohio State Insights
Ohio State University

Silver
Go Blue Guarantee and You Can Go Blue!-University of Michigan Affordability Campaign
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Bronze
Ohio Today Radio: "Made for this"
Ohio University

Best Practices in Diversity Programs

Silver
A Moment 50 Years in the Making: The Ohio Northern University Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Statue Project
Ohio Northern University

Excellence in Photography

Gold
Joseph Xu Photography Portfolio
University of Michigan -Ann Arbor, College of Engineering

Silver
James Brosher Photography
Indiana University

Bronze
Miami University Campus Scenes - Scott Kissell photographer
Miami University

Best Articles of the Year

Gold
Core Stories: the story of the first controlled, self-sustaining nuclear reaction ois one fo science, of war, and of people
University of Chicago

Silver
Renaissance Woman: Historian Ada Palmer researches the history of ideas, writes science fiction, and has helped elect a new pope (c.1470) four times. The Core, Winter 2018
University of Chicago


CASE District V Award Categories

Excellence in Design - Specialty Pieces

Gold
Cleveland State University Alumni Association Grad Kit
Cleveland State University


Silver
Washington University School of Engineering & Applied Science Tech Tattoos
Washington University in St. Louis


Bronze
The Southwest Story, as told by the Mustang Family, 50th Anniversary Coffee Table Book
Southwest Minnesota State University


Honorable Mention
Dean's Holiday Card 2017
Washington University in St. Louis

Best Video Fundraising, Alumni Relations and Commercial Spots

Gold
#MoveInMiami Thank you Video
Miami University

Silver
Carlson School Campaign Video
University of Minnesota

Bronze
Wildcat Welcome 2017
Northwestern University

Honorable Mention
Together, we make this the Regions University
Indiana University Northwest

Best Institutional Website

Silver
University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute Website
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Bronze
Cleveland State University Foundation Website
Cleveland State University

Excellence in Special Events, Individual

Gold
Homecoming Alumni Vow Renewal
Alma College

Silver
A Conversation with Wil Haygood '76 and Jeff Pegues '92 on Race in America, part of the series "Spirit of '64: Miami University and the Enduring Legacy of Freedom Summer"
Miami University

Bronze
Cleveland State University Women's Leadership Symposium-April 12, 2017
Cleveland State University

Excellence in Special Events, Series of Events

Gold
MacNation Tour 2017
MacMurray College

Silver
OHIO School of Music 100th

Bronze
Bulldogs Unleashed: Candid Conversations for the Butler Community
Butler University


Best Alumni/Institution Magazine, 3000 to 9999 FTE

Gold
St. Thomas magazine
University of St. Thomas

Silver
Midwestern University Magazine-Winter 2018
Midwestern University

Best Program in Case Statements/Cultivation Publications

Gold
All of Us for All of Gustavus: Inside the Gustavus Fund
Gustavus Adolphus College

Gold
Carlson School of Management Campaign Steering Committee Handbook
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

Silver
Marketing Booklet for Made in Milwaukee, Shaping the World: The Campaign for UWM
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Bronze
Imagine Magazine (Fall 2017 issue)
Indiana University

Bronze
A Rare Opportunity: Ensuring Progress in Adrenal Neoplasia Research, Care and Education
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor


Excellence in Print Advertising

Silver
IUPUI Athletics ROAR Campaign
Indiana University

Best Web Site, Individual Page or Section

Gold
Serendipity
Notre Dame

Silver
IU Day 2018 Website
Indiana University

Bronze
IU MoneySmarts moneysmarts.iu.edu
Indiana University

Honorable Mention
IU Promises Fulfilled
Indiana University

Honorable Mention
Ever True: International Engagement Campaign
Purdue University

Honorable Mention
Indiana University Statewide Impact
Indiana University

Excellence in Design, Single Brochures

Gold
Fire Up For Excellence Campaign Video Brochure
Central Michigan University

Silver
IUPUI Graduation Mailer
Indiana University

Bronze
University of Michigan-Dearborn Business Engagement Center Annual Report
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Honorable Mention
Student Activities: Find Your Place
Miami University

Honorable Mention
Kelley Graduate Career Services Field Guide
Indiana University

Honorable Mention
2018 Reunion Brochure - CLASS OF 1988
Northwestern University

Best Collaborative Program

Gold
Alma College Ambassador Program
Alma College

Silver
Christmas on Campus - University of Evansville
University of Evansville

Bronze
A Moment 50 Years in the Making: The Ohio Northern University Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Statue Project
Ohio Northern University

Honorable Mention
The Northeast Ohio Alumni Engagement Summit
Cleveland State University

Honorable Mention
Butler University Admitted Student Notecard Writing Campaign
Butler University

Best Annual Report

Gold
"Rise to Shine," The UC Foundation's Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Report
University of Cincinnati

Silver
2016-17 NAA Annual Report "A Lifelong Connection"
Northwestern University

Bronze
Carlson School of Management Investors Circle Fiscal Year 2017 Impact Report
University of Minnesota

Best Program in Donor Recognition/Stewardship

Gold
Dear Donor Program Package - video, email and webpage
Indiana University

Silver
ThanKS2U Photobook Program
Kent State University

Best Volunteer Engagement Program 

Gold
Oakland University Young Alumni Council
Oakland University

Silver
Miami University Mbassadors
Miami University

Excellence in Special Events, Invitation, & Collateral Materials

Gold
Women of Indiana University Conference Program
Indiana University

Silver
Public Launch of Made in Milwaukee: Shaping the World UWM Campaign
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Bronze
Redbirds Rising Campaign Kickoff Invitation
Illinois State University

Best Event on a Shoestring

Gold
M.I.A.M.I. WOMEN Hawk Tank
Miami University

Silver
Trine Day
Trine University

Bronze
Ohio Dominican University Presidential Inauguration
Ohio Dominican University

Best Diversity Program

Gold
A Conversation with Wil Haygood '76 and Jeff Pegues '92 on Race in America, part of the series, "Spririt of '64: Miami University and the Enduring Legacy of Freedom Summer"

Silver
A Moment 50 Years in the Making: The Ohio Northwen University Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Statue Project
Ohio Northern University

Bronze
Multicultural Alumni Weekend
Grinnell College

Honorable Mention
Carlson School Compass LGBT+ Reunion
University of Minnesota

Graduate Program Alumni

Silver
Graduate Research Forum
Miami University

Best Program Recruitment Publication, Individual

Gold
The Xavier Experience Book
Xavier University

Silver
Teachers of Carleton
Carleton College

Silver
Kenyon College Magazine
Kenyon College

Bronze
Search Mailer
Miami University

Bronze
Illinois State University Admissions Visit Book
Illinois State University

Honorable Mention
Search Bingo Card
Carleton College

Best Recruitment Publication, Series

Gold
Bulldog Breed Campaign
Butler University

Silver
Transformative Care Continuum Recruitment Campaign for the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine

Honorable Mention
Visit Day Series
Carthage College

Best Recruitment Website or Microsite

Silver
University of Indianapolis Website Redesign uindy.edu 
University of Indianapolis

Bronze
Explore. Learn. Do. Become More at Miami (Search Campaign Microsite)
Miami University

Honorable Mention
UIndy Admissions Microsite explore.uindy.edu
University of Indianapolis

Best Video Feature - Long

Gold
Benton Harbor partners with U-M to bolster public transit
University of Michigan- Ann Arbor

Silver
Alma, MI: A Microcosm of Rural College-Town America
Alma College

Silver
Engineering our Future
University of Michigan- Ann Arbor

Silver
Vonne Bingham: The Impact of Scholarships
University of Cincinnati

Silver
Big Almost Impossible Dreams
Indiana University

Bronze
20th Anniversary of the Comfrey-Saint Peter Tornado
Gustavus Adolphus College

Best Video Feature - Short

Gold
Inspire IUPUI - Kira Couch
Indiana Unviersity

Silver
Johnson Simon-Inspiring IUPUI
Indiana University

Silver
"Pounce's Preposterous Promotion" - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Alumni Association (UWMAA) Panther Prowl 5K Run/Walk Promotional Video
University of Wisconsin Milwakee

Silver
Journeys-Race The River
Miami University

Bronze
Ohio Dominican Students Study Alum Creek
Ohio Dominican University

Best Video Student Produced

Gold
You Are Welcome Here: Gustavus Adolphus College
Gustavus Adolphus College

Silver
OHIO's high ropes course takes leadership to new heights
Ohio University

Best Writing for the Web

Gold
Young Alumni Web essays: A farewell to Feve; An American in Ireland; Home for the holidays
University of Notre Dame

Silver
Martin Luther King Jr. Statue Dedication Web Content
Ohio Northern University

Best Viewbook

Gold
Be The Difference: The Marquette University Viewbook for Undergraduate Admissions
Marquette University

Silver
Carthage College Viewbook
Carthage College

Bronze
You Can-Alverno College 2018 Viewbook
Alverno College

Excellence in Feature Writing, Series

Gold
"This is Michigan" - Stories of Our State series thisismichigan.umich.edu
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Silver
University of Michigan School of Nursing Student Spotlights
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor

Bronze
Best Kept Fitness Secrets of Miami's Musicians
Miami University

Best in Writing for the Media

Gold
IU Northwest MBA Student to graduate from Chicago hospital bed
Indiana University Northwest

Silver
Detroit Mercy capstone project gives students chance to change lives
Detroit Mercy

Bronze
News release on "Bacterial Harpoon" research
Indiana University

Honorable Mention
Alma's City - College relationship is not unique, but it could be
Alma College

Best Alumni/Institution Magazine, 10,000 FTE and up

Gold
University of Dayton Magazine
University of Dayton

Silver
Wayne State Magazine
Wayne State University

Bronze
Panacea
University of Michigan

Honorable Mention
Illume Grit Spring 2018
University of Southern Indiana

Excellence in Feature Writing, Individual

Gold
History's Lost and Found: The Story of Jerry Williams
Miami University

Silver
Driven:profile on UW-LaCrosse student Ryan Crain
University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Bronze
The Mukweges and Michigan. Father/Son and Michigan/Congo partnerships create momentous opportunities for survivors of trauma through practice, research, and a proactive approach
University of Michigan/ Ann Arbor

Honorable Mention
Point of Convergence: Carthage President John Swallow draws answers from hisotry, music, and the spaces in between
Carthage College

Honorable Mention
Serendipity
University of Notre Dame

Best Alumni/Institution Magazine, 2,999 FTE or fewer

Gold
Echoes Alumni Magazine, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Silver
Carleton College Voice
Carleton College

Bronze
Ignite Magazine, Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Northeast Ohio Medical Univeristy
Northeast Ohio Medical University

Honorable Mention
Alverno Magazine
Alverno College

Excellence in Graphic Identity/Logo

Silver
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science Logo
Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Excellence in Illustrations

Gold
Horticulture Center-Children's Garden Party "Sowing the Seeds of Fun!"
Illinois State University

Silver
University Advancement Annual Giving Thanksgiving Card
Illinois State University

Bronze
Papercraft Laboratory
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Best Specialized or Unit-Level Magazine

Gold
Engineering Momentum
Washington University in St. Louis

Silver
LSI Magazine (Fall 2017)
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Bronze
Legacy Magazine
University of Minnesota

Honorable Mention
Redbird Impact
Illinois State University

Best Video for Student Recruitment

Gold
Dunwoody: Come Determined. Graduate Destined.
Dunwoody College of Technology

Silver
IU Kokomo: The Crime Lab
Indiana University Kokomo

Bronze
Engineer Your Way
Washington University in St. Louis

Best Uses of Social Media

Gold
The #ButlerBound campaign
Butler University

Silver
Something Unpredictable (But In The End it's Right) from @MarquetteU
Marquette University

Bronze
#Tuesday Tours
Miami University

Best Program in Annual Giving

Gold
#MoveInMiami
Miami University

Silver
Let's Dream Big Together: ONU's Polar Bear Club
Ohio Northern University

Best Program in Writing for Fundraising

Silver
Redbirds Rising Case Statement
Illinois State University

Bronze
"You're Perfect" Campaign
DePaul University

Honorable Mention
Henry Solomon Lehr Society Brochure
Ohio Northern University

Best Electronic Newsletter

Gold
School of Engineering & Applied Science Engineering News March
Washington University in St. Louis

Silver
USI Today
University of Southern Indiana

Bronze
IMPACT: UM-Dearborn
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Honorable Mention
Purdue Today
Purdue University

Best Student Alumni Programming

Gold
5 Under 35
Cleveland State University

Silver
Compass LGBT+Reunion
University of Minnesota

Bronze
Michigan ECE Expeditions Program
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Best New Alumni Program

Gold
Northwestern Intersections: A Northwestern Network Podcast
Northwestern University

Silver
OU Alumni Weekend on Mackinac Island
Oakland University

Bronze
Continuum: The Alumni Engagement Model for Cleveland State University
Cleveland State University

Honorable Mention
Connect to Design to Connect: Visual Communication Design Conference
Indiana University- Purdue University Indianapolis

Honorable Mention
Monmouth College Science Symposium
Monmouth College

Best Cover (Magazine, Tabloid, or Brochure)

Gold
"What's Cooking?" Cover, Legacy Magazine, Winter 2018
University of Minnesota

Silver
What Could Go Wrong?-- Spring 2018
University of Notre Dame

Bronze
Front Cover of Spring 2018 MIAMIAN, "Journeys"
Miami University

Honorable Mention
Fall 2017 Ignite Magazine Cover
Northeast Ohio Medical University

Best Video PSA or Commercial Spot 

Gold
Will Shortz Fullfilling the Promise
Indiana University

Silver
Ohio State National TV Commercial: Maggie's Story
Ohio State University

Bronze
See You at Homecoming and Reunion Weekend
Northwestern University