Awards and Highlights - July 2015

​​​College of Communication and Fine Arts

Elina Erzikova

Elina Erzikova selected for Fellowship for Educators program

CMU journalism professor Elina Erzikova was selected to participate in The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations Fellowship for Educators program, which brings practitioners and educators together at the University of Alabama each summer for professional development and exposure to current public relations practices.


College of Education and Human Services

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CMU Printing Services receives award from In-Plant Graphics Awards competition

CMU Printing Services received a “Judges Recognition” award for Outstanding Printing from the In-Plant Graphics Awards competition for the CMU Life Cycle Wheel, which was printed for the Child Development Learning Lab.


University News

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CMU receives 2014 Food Recovery Challenge Award – Regional Winner

CMU was named Region 5 winner of the 2014 Food Recovery Challenge Award in the College and University category by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Materials Management Program for CMU’s work in food waste prevention and diversion.

Robert Barclay

Robert Barclay selected for 2015 Michigan Association of Public Broadcasters Public Media Impact Award

Retired CMU University Communications photographer Robert Barclay was awarded the 2015 Michigan Association of Public Broadcasters Public Media Impact Award for his service and impact on the public broadcasting industry.


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