Graphic design students succeed in regional competitions

05/16/16 sds
HAYS, Kan. -- Graphic design students at Fort Hays State University have stayed busy this spring, participating in three regional competitions.

33 students also submitted their work to the 22nd Annual Leo Burnett Portfolio Review. Ten students received awards:

Ashton Butler, Wamego junior, received a Second Place Portfolio award.

Camille Caron-Bedard, Hays senior, received a Leo Burnett Award and was offered a summer internship.

Leonardo Cleto, Hays junior, received a First Place Portfolio award and was offered a summer internship.

Emily Hendricks, Burlington, Colo., senior, received a Third Place Portfolio award.

Steven Johnson, Wichita senior, received a Leo Burnett Award.

Lindsay Naegele, Hays senior, received a Leo Burnett Award.

Clay Peppiatt, Salina junior, received a Leo Burnett Award.

Amy Smarsh Johnson, Colwich senior, received a First Place Portfolio award.

Ryan Stuckey, Abbyville junior, received a Third Place Portfolio award.

A 10th FHSU student, who wished not to be named, received a Second Place Portfolio award.

The graphic design students ended their season in Wichita, where 17 students received portfolio reviews from area professionals and competed for awards. Four students won awards:

Marshall Diveley, Severance senior, received the award of Best Ad Campaign

Steven Johnson, Wichita senior, was offered a summer internship.

Clay Peppiatt, Salina junior, was offered a summer internship.

Amy Smarsh Johnson, Colwich senior, received the award of Best Illustration.

29 students also showed their work at the Minneapolis Portfolio 1-on-1 Review.

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