TheDEN Awards

Award-winning news website

TheDEN, Denison's award-winning news website from 2010-2016, was recognized by the following professional organizations, both inside and outside of higher education:

Bulldog Digital/Social PR Awards for Excellence in Online Communications

  • Grand Prize, Best Use of Digital/Social for a Digital/Social Communications Campaign of the Year (2011)
  • Gold, Best Online Newsroom of the Year (2011)
  • Gold, Best Use of Digital/Social for Higher Education Marketing (2011)
  • Silver, Best Microsite or Specialized Website (2011)

WebAwards / Web Marketing Association

  • WebAward, Best University Website (2011)

MarCom Awards / Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals

  • Platinum Award, E-Communication/E-Newsletter (2011)
  • Gold Award, Website/Educational Institution (2011)
  • Gold Award, Blog (2011)
  • Gold Award, Writing/Web Copy (2011)
  • Honorable Mention, Microsite (2011)
  • Honorable Mention, Design (Web)/Website (2011)
  • Honorable Mention, Design (Web)/E-Communication (2011)

ADDY® Awards / American Advertising Federation (Columbus Chapter)

  • Silver Medal, Interactive Media (2010)

Platinum PR Awards / PR News

  • Honorable Mention, Online Communications (2011)

Ohio Interactive Awards

  • Winner, Best Social Web: Blogs (2011)

Council for the Advancement and Support of Education

  • Bronze Circle of Excellence Award, Individual Sub-Website (2011)

Council for Advancement and Support of Education (District V) / Pride of CASE V Awards

  • Gold Award, Best Web Site, Individual Page or Section (2011)
  • Gold Award, Teresa Du Bois Exline Award for Best Practices in Communications and Marketing, 2,999 FTE or fewer (2011)
  • Silver Award, Best Electronic Newsletter (2011)