Student works earn Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy Award nominations

August 21, 2019

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A dozen entries across five categories earned nominations for Penn State students in the college/university division for Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy Awards.

Award-winners will be announced Sept. 28 in Pittsburgh.

Students from the Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications drove the nominations. Both film-video and journalism students were among the nominees, with nearly three dozen students credited in the works.

The nominees are: 

College/University Student Production – Newscast

— “Centre County Report” / Oct. 5, 2018

College/University Student Production – New: General Assignment

— “Helicopter Wreaks Havoc on Tailgate” 

— “PIAA Changes Being Proposed”

— “Women in Combat”

College/University Student Production – Arts and Entertainment/Cultural Affairs

— “Israelis and Palestinians Find Common Ground Through Art” 

— “Seeds of Resilience: The Future of Farming in Puerto Rico”

College/University Student Production – Long Form

— “Brandi Discovered”

— “Centre County Report in Israel”

— “Deportes En Puerto Rico”

— “Intrusion”

College/University Student Production – Sports

— “Nicky Strong,” Christian Kouroupakis, reporter

— “Yabucoa Baseball’s New Beginning,” Brandon Pelter, reporter

Last Updated August 21, 2019