USI communications students bring home six awards from IASB competition


University of Southern Indiana communications students were recognized as award winners in six categories during the Indiana Association of School Broadcasters (IASB) annual college broadcasting competition ceremony Saturday, March 25 in Carmel, Indiana.

IASB is an organization consisting of and supporting Indiana high schools and colleges to promote professional excellence and student recognition in media education.

The statewide competition includes over 30 audio and video categories with a panel of industry professionals to judge entries, awarding first, second and third places in each category. USI students brought home awards in six categories, including first place for Radio Copywriting and Radio Imaging, to name a few.

The complete list of USI award recipients is listed below:

First Place Winners 

Radio Copywriting - Becca Lanham

Radio Imaging – Tyler Huyser

Second Place Winners 

Radio News Story - Andrew Newland

Third Place Winners  

Radio Newscast – Andrew Newland

Sound Design - Ryan Allega

Radio Show - Jada Hamby and Tyler Huyser