Hendrix Receives Bronze Quill for Magazine, Mobile App and Video

CONWAY, Ark. (October 12, 2012) -Hendrix College received four awards at the 2012 IABC/Arkansas Bronze Quill Awards ceremony held Thursday at the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences campus in Little Rock.

The spring 2012 Hendrix Magazine received an award of excellence for design (Josh Daugherty, lead designer) and an award of merit in the publications/magazine category.

Jared King, video and multimedia specialist in the Office of Marketing Communications, received an award of merit for his video Faculty Faces: Dr. Karen Griebling.

David J. Hinson, executive vice president and chief information officer, received an award of merit for his mobile application for Hendrix College Board of Trustees members.

The IABC is a global network of more than 16,000 communication professionals in more than 70 countries. The Arkansas chapter provides professional development opportunities through monthly luncheons and annual workshops.

IABC/Arkansas' members represent such fields as advertising, the arts, broadcasting, education, fundraising, graphic design, government, health care, marketing, printing, public relations, publishing, volunteer and events management, Web development and writing.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the fifth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country's "Up and Coming" liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix is featured in the 2012 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country's best 377 colleges, the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Feel about Colleges, Forbes magazine's annual list of America's Top 650 Colleges, and the 2013 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu.