Hendrix Wins Awards for Magazine and Marketing

CONWAY, Ark. (April 15, 2014) – The Hendrix College Office of Marketing Communications received two awards at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Southwest District IV meeting in Houston, Texas.

Hendrix won a gold award in the Articles of the Year category for “R.I.P. Liberal Arts,” the cover story from the spring 2013 issue of Hendrix Magazine, and a silver award in the Web- E-Newsletter category for the alumni e-newsletter.

The Marketing Communications Office also won three awards at the annual International Association of Business Communicators (IABC Arkansas) Bronze Quill awards in Little Rock, Ark. Hendrix won an excellence award in the Publications category for the fall 2013 issue of Hendrix Magazine, an excellence award in the Writing category for the lead story in the spring 2013 magazine, and an award of merit in the Special Events – External category for The First Game – Restarting Football at Hendrix College.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the sixth 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 latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well as the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu