Savannah Tech wins national honors with 2015 Collegiate Advertising Awards

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SAVANNAH, Ga. – Savannah Technical College earned two gold awards for photography and design, along with a silver for TV/Video Advertising with the 2015 Collegiate Advertising Awards.

The gold for photography/illustration was awarded to a fire science program photograph taken by Stephen B. Morton. Morton’s work for the College previously won gold with Collegiate Advertising Awards in 2014 for a welding photo and a series of faculty environmental portraits.

The College’s Bistro Savoir Interactif passport, which was given to attendees of STC’s 2015 Savannah Food and Wine Festival event, also won gold in the miscellaneous design category. The passport features student portraits by Morton, design by Eric Willis of Fluorescent Design Studio and recipes from STC’s Culinary Institute of Savannah. It was printed by The Kennickell Group.

Blue Voyage Productions produced a series of College that Works commercials that won silver. The series features students in health sciences and precision manufacturing programs. To watch the commercials visit:

The Collegiate Advertising Awards is an elite national program seeking to recognize today’s most talented marketing professionals for outstanding excellence in all forms of advertising, marketing and promotion specific to higher education products and services. All entries are centralized for judging (per category) by a panel of design and education marketing professionals with decades of combined experience. Entries are judged on: creativity, layout/design, typography, production, quality and overall effectiveness.


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Fire Science/Public Services Program Advisor: Amber Robinson
912.443.5719 or

STC Director of Communications/Media Contact: Amy Shaffer, APR
912.443.5512 or

Savannah Technical College serves Coastal Georgia with quality, market-driven technical education with campus locations in Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. Serving more than 10,000 credit and non-credit students annually, Savannah Tech offers nearly 150 different instructional programs in Aviation Technology, Business and Professional Services, Industrial Technology, and Health Sciences in addition to Adult Education classes, industry-specific training and continuing education. The College serves as an economic and community development partner for the region, offering corporate and customized training and assessment programs for business and industry.

Savannah Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees, diplomas and technical certificates of credit. Questions about the accreditation of Savannah Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (