For only the 2nd time in program history, TV-10 students won THREE of the FOUR scholarships given each spring by the Illinois News Broadcasters Association.
Joe Brand is a junior focusing on Sports Broadcasting. He is Sports Director at WZND radio and is doing a summer internship in the sports department at WFLD-TV, Chicago.
Kate Pabich is a senior who has anchored and produced at TV-10 News. She did internships at WMBD-TV, Peoria and WFLD-TV, Chicago. She was SINBA President at ISU.
Christen Roberts is a senior who has anchored and reported at TV-10 News and is on the news staff at WZND radio. She interned in sports at WMBD-TV, Peoria.
TV-10 Students also won FIVE Awards from the INBA at the Spring Convention in Macomb.
First Place Outstanding Soft TV Program: "Ten on 10"
Second Place Outstanding Sports TV Program: "TV-10 SportsZone"
Third Place Outstanding Newscast: "The TV-10 News at Noon"
First Place Outstanding Videography: Kate Pabich
Second Place Outstanding Videography: Lauren Hernandez
In September, TV-10 students won TEN awards at the Illinois Broadcasters Association Student Silver Domes, more than any other university.
First Place Best TV Spot: "Keep Your Ears Clear" Derek Downey, Tyler Knight, Mike Liacone, Bailey Prosser, Reggie Walker
Second Place Best TV Spot: "Get Some Sleep" Colleen Casey, Lindsey Colvin, Gus Kleckler, Sam Sorich
Third Place Best TV Spot: "The Job Interview" Laura Bott, Kendall Covek, Beth Keller, Carly Oros
Second Place Best TV News Pack: "One Little Pill" Blake Kelley
Third Place Best TV News Pack: "Rock School" Steve Gonigam
Second Place Best TV Photojournalism: "All for Alex" Lauren Hernandez
Third Place Best TV Photojournalism: "Make-Up Artist" Marcy Bond
Second Place Best Sports Pack: "Javelin Thrower" Kendall Covek
Third Place Best TV Weathercast: Chris Highland
Third Place Best TV Longform Program: "Ten on 10"