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2013 Clarion Winners

The Association for Women in Communications is proud to announce the 2013 Clarion Award Winners!  This year's competition drew entries from 26 states, three countries, and 87 Clarions have been awarded! 

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Awards Categories*

Advertising & Marketing
Books & CD-ROMs/DVDs
Brochures, Custom, and Special Publications
Education
Fund Development
Magazines
Major News Event
Newsletters
Newspapers
Online Media
Photography, Graphics, and Design Communications
Public Relations
Radio
Special Events
Television
Students
 

*Note:  Categories that did not receive a winning entry are not reflected on this list.



Advertising & Marketing

Print Advertising
Poverty Series
Gannett, INC
Monica L Whitworth, Creative Director

Marketing Communications Campaign/Budget of $50,000 or less
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Campaign - The RainForest 20th Anniversary Celebration
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Stern Advertising
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Marketing Communications Campaign/Budget of more than $50,000
I-Cash
Illinois State Treasurer's Office
Illinois State Treasurer's Office
Henson Consulting, Inc.

Direct Mail Campaign
Promises Made Promises Kept
Cherokee Nation Business
Sharon Price
Talia Myres
Stephanie Pinkston

Promotional Video Production
Pink Steel Teaser "Trailer"
Springfield Clinic
Courtney Enlow Hall
Springfield Clinic

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Books & CD-ROMs/DVDs

Nonfiction, Non-technical Book
Design Your Own Destiny - Life Planning for the 21st Century
TRB Consulting Group, Inc.
Mary A. Molloy, President

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Brochures, Custom & Special Publications

Special Print Communication/Brochure
For Your Consideration: Hatfields & McCoys
HISTORY
HISTORY Channel

Special Print Communications/Guide
DIY Safety Meeting Toolkit
Ward Creative Communications
Ward Creative Communications
Eni Petroleum

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Education

Educational, Informational or Training Video Production - 15 minutes or less
"Dig Safely" Tom Dickey Homeowner Video
Energy Education Council
Energy Education Council Safe Electricity Program

Educational, Informational or Training Video Production/Longer than 15 minutes
Search and Seizure: Mapp v. Ohio
The Documentary Group
Robe Imbriano, Writer and Producer

Curriculum Design
Food & Culture Course
Avila University
Dotty Hamilton, PhD. Professor of Communication
Eric Winter, MFA, Assistant Professor of Art + Design

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Fund Development

Fund Development Programs/Projects - Annual Giving Campaign
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History February 2012 Membership Acquisition
Daniller + Company
Daniller + Company
Fort Worth Museum of Science and HIstory

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Magazines

Magazine Feature Article, External Publication - Circulation of 100,000 or less - Lifestyle
Wed-Locked
Indian Country Today Media Network
Anne Minard, Freelance Writer
This Week From Indian Country Today Indian Country Media Network

Feature Article, External Publication - Circulation of 100,000 or less - Current News
The X Rated Tragedy
Indian Country Today Media Network
Mary Pember, Freelance Writer
This Week From Indian Country Today Indian Country Media Network

Feature Article, External Publication - Circulation of 100,000 or less – Miscellaneous
Celiac Disease: A Medical Puzzle
Wolters Kluwer Health
American Journal of Nursing

Feature Article, External Publication - Circulation between 100,000 and 500,000 - Current News
Shelf Lives
Mother Jones
Mac McClelland, Human Rights Reporter
Mother Jones

Feature Article, External Publication - Circulation between 100,000 and 500,000 - Miscellaneous
Everything You've Heard About Failing Schools Is Wrong
Mother Jones
Mac McClelland, Human Rights Reporter
Mother Jones

Feature Article, External Publication - Circulation of 500,000 or more - Lifestyle
"It Doesn't Have to Be Sad"
Ladies' Home Journal
Sally Lee, Editor in Chief
Jeffrey Saks, Creative Director
Julie Bain, Health Director

Feature Article, External Publication - Circulation of 500,000 or more - Miscellaneous
THE SECRET MY FAMILY KEPT FOR 100 YEARS
Glamour Magazine
Cindi Leive, Editor-in-Chief
Liz Brody, Editor at Large

Magazine Feature Article, Internal Publication
Communication frustration
Angie's List Magazine
Staci Giordullo, Staff Writer
Diana Lamirand, Senior Editor
Sue Miller Wiltz, Editorial Director

Magazine Regular Editorial/Opinion Column - Circulation of 100,000 or less
Editorials
Wolters Kluwer Health
Maureen 'Shawn' Kennedy
American Journal of Nursing

Magazine Regular Editorial/Opinion Column - Circulation of 500,000 or more
Second Opinion
Angie's List Magazine
Angie Hicks, Founder
Kristy Broering, Managing Editor
Sue Miller Wiltz, Editorial Director

Magazine Regular Informational/Non-opinion Column
Emergency Medicine News: Diagnosis Deconstructed
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Ravi Morchi, MD
Lisa Hoffman, Editor Emergency Medicine News

Magazine Series or Special Section, External Publication - Circulation of 500,000 or more
"Healthy Family Challenge"
Meredith
Family Circle magazine
Linda Fears, Editor in Chief
Darcy Jacobs, Executive Editor
Lynya Floyd, Health Director

Best Overall External Magazine - Circulation between 100,000 and 500,000
Mother Jones Jan/Feb and Mar/April 2012 Issues
Mother Jones
Monika Bauerlein, Coeditor-in-Chief
Clara Jeffery Coeditor-in-Chief

Best Overall External Magazine - Circulation of 500,000 or more
Glamour Magazine
Glamour
Cindi Leive, Editor-in-Chief
Wendy Naugle, Executive Editor
Lauren Smith Brody, Executive Editor

Best Overall Internal Magazine
ACC Docket - November 2012
Association of Corporate Counsel
Association of Corporate Counsel

Most Improved Magazine - External Publication
Illinois REALTOR® Magazine Redesign
Illinois Association of REALTORS®
Illinois Association of REALTORS®

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Major News Event

Major News Event - Magazine
The Chinook Connection
Indian Country Today Media Network
Jenni Monet, Freelance Writer
This Week From Indian Country Today Indian Country Today Media Network

Major News Event - Newspaper - Online
Healthcare Law Upheld
The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal Staff

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Newsletters

Newsletter - Print
Referrer Update Newsletter
Springfield Clinic
Springfield Clinic Marketing Department

Newsletter - Online
Diageo North America Main Ingredient
Cornet Communications Counsel, Inc.
Zsoka McDonald, Vice President, Corporate Relations
Erica Johnson, Manager, Employee Communications
Diageo North America Corporate Relations

Most Improved Newsletter - Print
Bulldog Review
The Hope Institute for Children and Families
The Hope Institute for Children and Families

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Newspapers

Newspaper Hard News Story
Artful Dodger
LA Weekly
Gene Maddaus, staff writer
LA Weekly

Newspaper Feature Story - Weekly paper
Breaking It Down
Housotn Press
John Nova Lomax

Newspaper Feature Story - Daily circulation of under 500,000
"Teachers bring school to ill children's bedsides"
Freelance Journalist
Monica Rhor, Houston Chronicle

Newspaper Feature Story - Daily circulation of 500,000 or more
The Space Program's Nazi Secret
The Wall Street Journal
Lucette Lagnado

Newspaper Regular Opinion/Editorial
Salena Zito Portfolio
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Salena Zito

Newspaper Regular Non-opinion/Informative Column
Weekly financial education column
Julie Jason

Newspaper Feature Series
War's Wake
The Wall Street Journal
Michael M. Phillips
The Wall Street Journal

Newspaper Investigative Series
Watched
The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal Staff

Newspaper Special Section or Special Edition
Journey for Recovery
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Jasmine Goldband
Adam Smeltz

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Online Media

Website - New Website: Annual budget of $10,000 or less
League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Website
jke marketing & communications
Jennifer K Engle, jke marketing & communications
Christine DeGraff, Websketching LLC League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania

Website - New Website: Annual budget more than $10,000
Data Centers Delivered Website
Ward Creative Communications
Ward Creative Communications
Data Centers Delivered

Website - Existing: Annual budget more than $10,000
Mobile accenture.com
Accenture
Katrina Klier, Managing Director, Maketing & Communications, Digital, Accenture
Suzan Raycroft, Senior Manager, Internet Marketing
Accenture Moovweb--mobile website vendor

Online Journalism - Special News Section
Journey for Recovery
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Jasmine Goldband
Adam Smeltz
Jason Lanza

Online Journalism - Special Feature Section
The London Olympics
The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal Staff

Online Journalism - Feature Article
Laws Gone Wild
The Daily Beast
Abigail Pesta
The Daily Beast

Online Journalism - Regular Column
Collection of Columns
Washington Post She the People/Women's Media Center/The Root/ TheGrio
Mary C. Curtis
Washington Post She the People Women's Media Center

Online Publication - Internal Publication
Kforce Live: March 2012
Kforce, Inc.
Kimberly Bird - Manager, Communications
Emma Kindell - Communications Specialist
Lisa Papagoda - Communications Coordinator

Online Publication - External Publication
VeloCity E-Zine
Greater Oklahoma City Chamber
Greater Oklahoma City Chamber
Ackerman McQueen Advertising Agency

Blog - Personal
My Unemployed Life
Frontline Medical Communications
Fran Hopkins, Unemployment Blogger
Jack Durschlag, Editor, Verona-Cedar Grove (NJ) Patch
Pam Kruger, Editor-in-Chief, AOL Jobs

Blog - Corporate
Gourmet Grande Dame
Euro-American Brands
Beth Forman, Director of Marketing
Dite Van Clief, President

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Photography, Graphics, and Design Communications

Corporate/Stock Photography, Feature Photo or Photo Illustration
Pink Steel Photography
Springfield Clinic
Colby Roate
Springfield Clinic Marketing Department

Press Photography - Photo Series/Essay (Feature)
Journey for Recovery
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Jasmine Goldband

Press Photography - Sports Photo
Gift of Gabby
Sports Illustrated
Peter Read Miller

Editorial Cartoon
Marty Two Bulls Editoons
Indian Country Today Media Network
Marty Two Bulls, Cartoonist
This Week From Indian Country Indian Country Today Media Network

Photography & Graphics - Informational Graphics - Computer Graphics/Illustration
China's Leadership Change
The Wall Street Journal
Paul Antonson
Ana Rivas
Jeremy Page

Logo
KTXT Logo
Texas Tech University College of Media & Communication
Texas Tech University College of Media & Communication
Ryan Vatzlavick, Designer
Melissa Wofford, Art Director

Special Design/Creation - Single item
For Your Consideration: Hatfields & McCoys
HISTORY
HISTORY Channel

Special Design/Creation - Series of items
"Zero Today" Safety Posters
Ward Creative Communications
Ward Creative Communications
eni Petroleum

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Public Relations

Public Relations One-time Campaign - Annual budget of $10,000 or less
Great Lake State Fair Public Relations Campaign
Logos Communications, Inc.
Susan Voyles, President

Public Relations One-time Campaign - Annual budget of $10,000 or more
Get Curious Campaign
Phillips & Company
Phillips & Company

Public Relations Campaign, Ongoing - Annual budget of $50,000 or less
Putting the "Global" into Nielsen's Global Survey Media Campaign and Beyond
Nielsen
Kristie Bouryal, SVP, Global Communications
Jennifer Frighetto, VP, Global Corporate Media Relations
Nielsen

Public Relations Campaign, Ongoing - Annual budget of $50,000 or more
A Nation in Motion Campaign
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Weber Shandwick | Minneapolis
August, Lang & Husak

Public Service/Community Affairs Campaign, Ongoing
Greater Oklahoma City Chamber's Total Resource Development Campaign
Greater Oklahoma City Chamber
Greater Oklahoma City Chamber

Press Kit
For Your Consideration: Hatfields & McCoys Campaign
HISTORY
HISTORY Channel

Annual Report - Annual budget of more than $20,000
Picturing Success: The Transformative Power of Afterschool
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Carol D. Rugg, Vice President-Communications
Ann F. Richards, Senior Communications Officer
Duane M. Elling, Communications Officer

Community Relations Campaign
Diageo Spirit of the Americas: Hurricane Sandy Relief
Cornet Communications Counsel, Inc.
Guy Smith, Executive Vice President
Jon Pageler, Senior Vice President
Diageo North America Corporate Relations

Employee Relations Campaign
eni Petroleum Culture of Accountability
Ward Creative Communications
Ward Creative Communications
eni Petroleum

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Radio

Radio Regular Feature Program
Worldview
Chicago Public Media/WBEZ
Chicago Public Media/WBEZ Worldview Staff

Radio Regular Talk or Interview Program
New Letters on the Air 2012 Interview Sampler
New Letters on the Air
Angela Elam, host/producer
Annie Walsh, assistant producer
Stephanie Hughes, technical editor

Radio Feature Story
Once Safe, Cairo's Streets Now Plagued By Crime
Freelance Journalist
Kimberly Adams, Reporter
Doug Roberts, Editor
Production Assistance from Dina Saleh El-Din

Radio Documentary Series
State of Opportunity
Michigan Radio
Michigan Radio

Radio Documentary, One-time
Forged in Flames: An Oral History of the Labor Day Wildfires
KUT 90.5 FM
Emily Donahue
KUT News

Women's Issues Radio Program
Sons of Survivors: Mothers and their Children Born of Rape during Rwanda 1994 Genocide
88.1 WYPR
Mary Rose Madden, Reporter
88.1 WYPR
NPR News in Maryland with The International Reporting Project

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Special Events

Special Event
Boo at the Zoo
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Stern Advertising

Fundraising Event
The Green Gala
Merrryl Brown Events
Merryl Brown, President
Merryl Brown Events

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Television

Television Spot News Story - Local or Regional
Anaheim Police Shooting
Laurie A. Fernandez, Videographer/Editor
Jay Jackson, Reporter CBS 2 News

Television Feature Story/Segment - Comprehensive or ongoing - National
Caring for an Aging Parent
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly
Kim Lawton, Managing Editor
Susan Goldstein, Producer

Television Investigative Feature or Series - National
Crossing the Line at the Border
The Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute
John Carlos Frey, reporter, The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute
John Larson, producer and correspondent, PBS's Need to Know
Brian Epstein, producer, PBS's Need to Know

Television Documentary Program - Local or Regional
A Dry Season
Voice of America
Kane Farabaugh, Midwest Correspondent
Steve Baragona, Agricultural Correspondent
Michael Burke, Videographer & Producer

Television Documentary Series - National
"None of the Above: The Rise of the Religiously Unaffiliated"
Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly
Arnold Labaton, Executive Producer
Religion & Ethics Newsweekly Staff

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Students

Advertising or Public Relations Campaign
Veterans Voices
Avila University
Emilee Bickleman

Written Original Material
Seton Hall Remembers Trayvon Martin
Victoria Haffner, former News Director of 89.5 FM WSOU

Event Campaign
The Glitter Run
Avila University
Aimee Adams
Jaclyn Wacha

Wild Card
Foursquare Stories of History & Heroism
Francesca L. Garrett, Interim Director
Holocaust Memorial Museum of San Antonio

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*Note: Categories that did not receive a winning entry are not reflected on this list.


 

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