This past week, staff members from the University Union made a trip to San Antonio to participate in the National ACUI convention. ACUI stands for the Association of College Unions International. It’s an organization created to bring together like minded people with a passion for college unions.
ACUI has a marketing and promotions competition called the Steal This Idea Awards. The UNT Union marketing team submitted everything from calendar designs to posters to videos, and made UNT proud by winning a plethora of awards while up against universities from all over the nation.
Under the brochure category we won:
Honorable Mention for the Fine Arts Series Brochure
Under the calendars and schedules category we won:
First Place for the UPC Fall 2014 Events Calendar
Under the video and animation category we won:
First Place: University of North Texas, #TheGreenScreen: Scrappy Bros
Third Place: University of North Texas, #TheGreenScreen: Plans & Renovations
Speaking of awards, the marketing team also won awards from the AVA Digital Awards, which is an international competition that recognizes excellence by creative professionals responsible for the planning, direction, design and production of digital communication. The team won:
Platinum – #TheGreenScreen: Scrappy Bros.”
Gold – “#TheGreenScreen: How The Grinch Stole The Union”
Honorable Mention – “#TheGreenScreen: The Walking Dead”
To check out our award winning videos, visit the Union’s YouTube channel!