SDSU places second at regional advertising competition

South Dakota State University advertising students were awarded second place overall at the District 8 National Student Advertising Competition held in Minneapolis, April 12-14.

Nine universities from South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin competed in the regional competition through the American Advertising Federation. First place went to the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities.

Glidden Paint sponsored the annual competition and asked students to create a campaign to increase awareness and consideration for their paint offered in Walmart stores.

Twenty-seven senior advertising majors from SDSU participated.

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Advertising Presenters
The presentation team members are, from left, Justin Larson, De Smet; Amelia Thompson, Doland; Dan Roberts, Milwaukee; Emily Murtha, Parkston; and Tiffany Mennis, Brookings.



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