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Graphic design students, faculty win at 2010-2011 Addy Awards

  • March 01, 2011

UAB graphic design students and a faculty member won nine awards in several different categories at the 53rd annual Birmingham Addy Awards, held Thursday, Feb. 24. The Addys recognize excellence in advertising and graphic design. Three creative directors from San Francisco, Denver and Chicago juried the work.

L-R: Alexandra Crawford, Elizabeth Springer, Brittany Fox, Alyssa Mitchell

Douglas Barrett, M.F.A., assistant professor of graphic design in the UAB Department of Art and Art History, received two silver Addy awards in the Advertising for the Arts and Sciences category, for work done for the department.

Students receiving awards were Alexandra Crawford of Huntsville, Ala., a spring 2010 graduate, Student Best of Show and Gold Award for Student Editorial; senior Brittany Fox of Birmingham, Gold awards for Student Non-Traditional Advertising and Student Collateral; senior Alyssa Mitchell of Huntsville, Ala., Silver Award for Student Non-Traditional Advertising; senior Lindsey Griggs of Leeds, Ala., Silver Award for Student Collateral; and senior Elizabeth Springer of Thorsby, Ala., Silver Award for Student Collateral.