Marketing and Communications
2017-2018 Awards

The Office of Marketing and Communications received numerous awards for its work in 2017-2018 from the following professional organizations:


Higher Education Marketing Report – Educational Advertising Awards

The Educational Advertising Awards program is a national award program for institutions of higher education. Awards celebrate outstanding marketing, advertising, and writing.


Silver Award: Social Media

PCOM Instagram (@pcomeducation)


Instagram award

Bronze Award: Annual Report

Bronze Award: New Media

PCOM Alumni iPad Tool


Bronze Award: Outdoor Billboards/Transit

PCOM Brand Awareness

Examples of PCOM brand awareness image pieces.

Merit Award: Integrated Marketing Campaign

PCOM Psychology Awareness

Examples of PCOM psychology awareness campaign image pieces.

Merit Award: Publication External

Merit Award: Special Video

PCOM Virtual Tour (Web)

Merit Award: Special Video

PCOM Faculty Focus Series



The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) – Excellence in Communications Awards

This awards program is open to communications professionals at AACOM’s member colleges and branch campuses. Winning entries display excellence in concept, content and design, as well as superiority of writing, editing and final production quality.


First Place Award: Annual Report

First Place Award: Feature Story/Article

First Place Award: Podcast/Video

2017 PCOM Student Stories


Second Place Award: Feature Story/Article

Second Place Award: Newsletter

Second Place Award: Website

Third Place Award: Social Media


College & University Public Relations and Associated Professionals (CUPRAP) – CUPPIE Awards

The CUPPIES are given annually in recognition of outstanding work by communications professionals in the field of higher education.

Gold Award: Advertising, Agency-Produced

PCOM Psychology Awareness

Examples of adverstising campaign images from Psychology Awareness Campaign project.

Silver Award: E-Newsletter

Honorable Mention Award: Video, In-House Produced

2017 PCOM Student Stories