2016 NCMPR Medallion Award Entries

The following Marketing/Public Relations items from 2015-2016 were submitted to the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) for consideration of Medallion Awards!

Category #18: Print Advertisement Single

Entry Title:  "Look Where NVCC Can Take You" Newspaper Advertisement 

Objective:  This is a full page print advertisement promoting success stories of Naugatuck Valley Community College graduates transferring to 4-year institutions. The goal is to raise awareness of the value of community college and to encourage prospective students to register for classes at NVCC.

Intended Audience:  Students, prospective students, parents, high school guidance counselors and faculty

Link to PDF

Category #23: College Promotional Video

Entry Title:  Promoting NVCC in the Community, "2016 Memories"

Objective:  A short video produced for presentation at the 2016 Commencement reception and as a background for campus and community events. The video features a cross section of programs, departments and initiatives intended to promote awareness of the college.

Intended Audience:  Graduates, current and prospective students and their families, and the community we serve

Category #25: Video Shorts

Entry Title: NVCC Fish Out of Water Video

Objective:  A video produced to support internet radio, social media and digital advertising. The "call to action" was intended to drive fall 2016 enrollment.

Intended Audience:  Prospective students targeted primarily through social media and digital advertising.



YouTube Link

Category #42: E-Card

Entry Title:  NVCC Electronic Holiday Card

Objective:  This is a digital holiday card with a friendly reminder of our 50th Anniversary.

Intended Audience:  Friends and family of NVCC

YouTube Link

Category #44: Digital Illustration

Entry Title:  NVCC New Danbury Campus


Objective: 
Drastically altered photo of the building where the NVCC Danbury Campus will be located in the fall of 2016, using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects software. The marketing team prepared these photos to raise awareness of the new campus during the construction phase when the building appeared as it is on the left.

Intended Audience:  
Current and prospective students and their families, community partners, downtown Danbury businesses and service region residents

Link to PDF


HSI Eligible Institution Press Release
HSI Eligible Institution Press Release

Commencement Coverage
Commencement Coverage

NVCC Danbury Campus
NVCC Danbury Campus

NVCC Manufacturing Partnership
NVCC Manufacturing Partnership

Founders Hall Coverage
Founders Hall Coverage

NVCC Bus Shelter and Sidewalk Coverage
NVCC Bus Shelter and Sidewalk Coverage

Cybersecurity Summit Coverage
Cybersecurity Summit Coverage

Op-Ed: Community Colleges Aid Business
Op-Ed: Community Colleges Aid Business

NVCC Hosts 'Manufacture Your Future' Expo
NVCC Hosts 'Manufacture Your Future' Expo

Manufacturing in Danbury: Help Wanted
Manufacturing in Danbury: Help Wanted

Community Event Agenda
Community Event Agenda

NVCC Success Highlights
NVCC Success Highlights

NVCC Strategic Plan Midpoint Report
NVCC Strategic Plan Midpoint Report