CALS Grow magazine team takes home gold and silver

Prize-winning cover by CALS designer Diane Doering

The CALS communication team — a.k.a. the office of external relations — won several national awards for the college’s Grow magazine. The awards were given by ACE, the Association for Communication Excellence in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Life and Human Sciences. The spring 2012 issue of Grow magazine, edited by Joan Fischer, won an ACE gold award (first place) in the magazines and periodicals category. Another gold award went to designer Diane Doering for the cover of the fall 2012 issue. Writer Nicole Miller won a silver (second place) award for one of her feature stories, Vanishing Waters, and an honorable mention for another, Vitamin D–The Hype and the Hope.