Auburn Engineering recognized for communications and marketing excellence

Published: Feb 20, 2018 2:00:00 PM
Media Contact: Austin Phillips,, 334-844-2444


The Samuel Ginn College of Engineering’s Office of Communications and Marketing was recognized for excellence in several categories during the Council for Advancement and Support of Education District III Conference on Feb. 13 in Atlanta.

Auburn Engineering took home seven CASE awards, including:

  • Grand Award, Publications Writing, Fall 2016 Magazine
  • Award of Excellence, Magazine Improvement II, 2015-16 to 2016-17
  • Special Merit, Digital Communications, American Society for Engineering Education First Bell Campaign
  • Special Merit, Excellence in Photography, General Photography
  • Special Merit, Individual Print Advertisement, Brown-Kopel Engineering Student Achievement Center Coming Soon Ad
  • Special Merit, Recruitment Website,
  • Special Merit, Writing for Fundraising, Because This is Auburn Campaign Impact Report

Auburn University took home a total of 28 awards at the event, more than any other university.

“These awards are a testament to the dedication and passion our staff has for promoting, marketing and telling the amazing stories within Auburn Engineering,” said Jim Killian, director of engineering communications and marketing. “It is our pleasure and honor to spread the message of our elite students, innovative research, distinguished alumni and the best student-centered engineering experience in America.”

CASE District III advances and supports educational and professional institutions in the southeastern United States by enhancing the effectiveness of the alumni relations, fundraising, communications, marketing and other advancement professionals who serve them.