Indianapolis, IN (February 2009) — IUPUI University College was among the winners of the 2008 MarCom awards. The college was included in the 18 percent of the total entries which were awarded the Platinum Award, the top honor that MarCom awards.
The Platinum Awards were given for the 2007 Learning Communities Conference (category: Marketing/Promotion Campaign/Special Events), the spring 2007 issue of Indiana Insight (category: Magazine/Educational Institution), the 2008-2009 Navigator student planner (category: Marketing/Promotion/Calendar), and the 2008 New Student Welcome backpack (category: Marketing/Promotion/Specialty Item). The MarCom awards are given by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), an organization that defines the standard of excellence for the marketing industry. In addition, AMCP supports the hard work of creative professionals who use their exceptional talents to help charitable organizations. IUPUI University College was also awarded four Gold Awards and two Honorable Mentions.