Honors & Awards

Nationally recognized for excellence.

The Office of Marketing & Communications brings together a team of experts with the knowledge and skills to produce the highest quality programs, plans and communications. Not only do the following recent honors and awards acknowledge the office's creativity, innovation and excellence, but they offer recognition that helps advance the institution's overall reputation.

Council for Advancement & Support of Education Southwest District Accolades

  • Bronze Award - Periodicals Improvement for Tower Magazine
  • Honorable Mention - Design - Viewbooks

Educational Digital Advertising Awards

  • Gold - Online Display Advertisement for Follow Your Calling Digital Campaign
  • Gold - Digital Video for 5 Years of Transformation Leadership Video
  • Silver - Digital Video for DBA Informational Video
  • Merit - Social Media Content

Education Advertising Awards

  • Gold - Single Radio Sport for Power. Speed. Dreams.
  • Bronze - Special Video for the Braniff Graduate School Recruitment Video
  • Merit - External Publication for Tower Magazine

News

University Welcomes Leading Catholic Intellectual to Campus

On Friday, Sept. 13, the university community welcomed George Weigel, distinguished senior fellow of the Ethics and Public Policy Center and the father of two UD alumnae. Celebrated for his two-volume biography of St. John Paul II and many other intellectual contributions, Weigel presented an exploration of the current Catholic situation in light of a new interpretation of the past 250 years of the church's interaction with social, cultural, economic and political modernity.

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Recent DBA Alumnus Begins Tenure-Track Position at UNI

Gabe Dickey, DBA '19, recently successfully defended his dissertation, titled "Exploring the Human Side of Audit Quality: Team Engagement and Partner Leadership Behaviors," for UD's Doctor of Business Administration. Dickey has spent his career in the accounting profession, the vast majority as a certified public accountant working in auditing. He began UD's DBA program three years ago, drawn in by his interest in broader business issues and the program's practitioner-oriented focus.

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Longtime Campus Safety Officer Sworn In to UDPD

Carlos Tijerina came to UD as a Campus Safety officer 23 years ago. He has loved the camaraderie of the CSO, but it has always been his dream to become a police officer. Then, a little over a year ago, UD finally got a police department. On Sept. 10, Tijerina was sworn in by President Thomas Hibbs as an official part of the UDPD team.

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