JSU’s marketing, digital media teams earn golden and silver honors in national contest

EDM Trophy3EDM LOGOUniversity Communications at Jackson State University recently netted three golden honors during the 7th Annual Education Digital Marketing (EDM) Awards sponsored by the Higher Education Marketing Report (HEMR).

JSU also earned two silver honors and a merit recognition in a competition with dozens of colleges, universities and secondary schools nationwide. (See all the JSU awards below.)

Spencer McClenty, associate director of University Communications – Digital Media, expressed gratitude for the recognition and commended the staff.

“It’s always a humbling experience anytime we’re recognized for our work. We don’t take it for granted. Yes, we work hard to achieve our goals. And, we have great leadership in Mrs. (Maxine) Greenleaf and a great staff. But all credit for any recognition we receive goes to God. We thank the EDM Awards for this,” McClenty said.

EDM recognizes “the best educational websites, digital content, electronic communications, mobile media and social media,” according to its website, https://educationdigitalmarketingawards.com/.

Judges consisted of a panel of higher education marketers, advertising creative directors, marketing and advertising professionals and the editorial board of Higher Education Marketing Report, which is the nation’s leading marketing publication for higher education marketing professionals.

In existence for 35 years, the HEMR is read by thousands of higher education marketing professionals.

Award List

 See the complete listing of the Education Digital Marketing Awards winners.