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Waubonsee Wins Five National Awards

Waubonsee Community College recently received five awards in the 26th Annual Educational Advertising Awards competition, which is sponsored by the Higher Education Marketing Report. 

Waubonsee won a Gold Educational Advertising Award for the college’s Learning First! student newsletter and four awards of merit for the “How Do You Picture Success?” television commercial, the 2010 Report to the Community, the Plano Campus Grand Opening invitation, and a Plano Campus "Opening Doors to Opportunity" imprinted backpack. 

The Educational Advertising Awards is the largest awards competition of its kind in the country. This year, more than 2,500 entries were received from more than 1,000 colleges, universities and secondary schools from all 50 states and several foreign countries. A national panel of educational marketers, advertising creative directors, marketing and advertising professionals, and the editorial board of Higher Education Marketing Report judged the Higher Education Advertising Awards.