November 6, 2015 / News

Four Walsworth Yearbooks universities place in ACP Best of Show contest

Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE

Yearbooks from four Walsworth universities placed in the Best of Show contest earlier this week at the ACP/CMA Fall National College Media Convention in Austin, Texas.

The Angelos from California Baptist University in Riverside, California, placed first in the Yearbook 1-299 pages category. Warbler from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois, placed third, and Griffon from Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Missouri, placed fifth.

In the Yearbook 300+ pages category, Petit Jean from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, placed third.

The full list of Best of Show winners can be found below:

Yearbook 1-299 pages

  1. The Angelos, California Baptist Univ., Riverside, Calif.
  2. Crossings, Roger Williams Univ., Bristol, R.I.
  3. Warbler, Eastern Illinois Univ., Charleston, Ill.
  4. Citadel, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, Calif.
  5. Griffon, Missouri Western State Univ., St. Joseph, Mo.
  6. Excalibur, Evangel Univ., Springfield, Mo.
  7. Ilium, Taylor Univ., Upland, Ind.
  8. The Sunflower, Emporia State Univ., Emporia, Kan.
  9. Edda, Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D.
  10. Natsihi, Whitworth Univ., Spokane, Wash.

Yearbook 300+ pages

  1. Arbutus, Indiana Univ., Bloomington, Ind.
  2. Agromeck, North Carolina State Univ., Raleigh, N.C.
  3. Petit Jean, Harding Univ., Searcy, Ark.
  4. Round Up, Baylor Univ., Waco, Texas
  5. Ibis, Univ. of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla.
  6. Sooner, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, Okla.
  7. Talisman, Western Kentucky Univ., Bowling Green, Ky.
  8. Campanile, Rice Univ., Houston, Texas
  9. Tower, Northwest Missouri State Univ., Maryville, Mo.
  10. The Michiganensian, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Evan Blackwell, CJE

Evan Blackwell, CJE, is a Web Content Specialist for walsworthyearbooks.com and yearbookhelp.com, as well as a regular contributor to Idea File magazine. He's been a writer and editor for Walsworth Yearbooks for the past 13 years, and is the author of the Yearbook Suite's "The Art of the Interview" unit. Prior to joining Walsworth, Blackwell spent five years as an award-winning newspaper and magazine journalist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.