The annual report/magazine of the School of Communications and the student president of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) both earned PRoof Awards from the West Michigan Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (WMPRSA).
Expressions, the annual report and magazine of the School of Communications, won a
Gold PRoof Award in both the magazine and special purpose tactics categories. The publication is edited by Professor Tim Penning with writing and photography by students. Design is done by 834 Design and Marketing, which entered the publication in the annual awards competition.
Student Tyler Lehner, an Advertising and Public Relations major and the 2015-16 president of the GVSU PRSSA Chapter, was named ‘Student of the Year’ at the annual awards event.