[lwegallery] Saja Hindi, Technician editor: Luis has consistently been one of our most dependable photographers. He gets his assignments in on time, picks up last-minute assignments and is always willing to help. He works with the section editors to come up with ideas and works with new photographers to help them critique their photos. He has taken a leading role in producing audio and photo slideshows this semester and keeps working till he gets the job done.
[lwegallery] Dreier Carr, senior photographer: “[Tim] has really contributed to maintaining or improving the quality of photography in a tough semester with a young staff. Tim is a talented photographer who will take assignments and come back with some really great and original shots.” John Cooper Elias, Agromeck yearbook editor: “As a new photographer he showed the willingness to take almost any assignment, including ones given on short notice. He also showed a desire to want to improve, especially with his caption writing, and he is willing to work with the staffs to make the photography better.”
[lwegallery] Cosgrove is a graduating senior in electrical engineering and computer engineering, and he is in his second semester on staff. “In all the chaotic mess that are the Student Media offices, we still produce some of the best publications in the country, and I’m proud to work for them,” John Cosgrove said.
N.C. State’s student yearboook, the Agromeck, and its literary and arts magazine, Windhover, will be recognized with a Crown Award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association this coming spring. “Our students continue to produce some of the finest publications in the country, even at a school without a journalism degree,” said Bradley Wilson, adviser to both media. “They work hard every day to document the activities of some 30,000 students and additional faculty and staff as well as to give them an outlet for creativity.”
[lwegallery] Dreier is a freshman in electrical engineering and he is in his second semester on staff. “Dreier is an ambitious shooter with a lot of natural talent. He constantly shows improvement and potential in all his work,” Rob Fisher, photo editor for the Technician, said.
On July 2, the 2007 Agromeck, edited by Brandon Wright, was shipped from the Taylor plant in Dallas, Texas to the addresses received during purchases. If you have not received your copy by now, please call our office at 919.515.2411.
Eight Agromeck yearbook staff members received individual recognition from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association as part of that organizations Gold Circle Awards. Read more about the awards Nathan Bullen, William Alligood, Austin Dowd, Curtiss Martin, Daniel Joe, Cynthia Rouf, Nick Pironio and Thomas Cox won.
The North Carolina State University yearbook staff has been recognized by Taylor Publishing with an Award of Excellence honoring its yearbook design and coverage. The NCSU yearbook, the Agromeck, is featured in the 2007 Yearbook Yearbook. The yearbook has also been nominated for a national Pacemaker Award from the Associated Collegiate Press, one of the top two national awards for student media. Only 13 schools were nominated nationwide for the Pacemaker including perennial winners, the Royal Purple from Kansas State University, the Arbutus from Indiana University and the Tower from Northwest Missouri State University. The Agromeck was first nominated, and received, a Pacemaker for the 2004 edition, the publication’s first national award. In that year, 14…
The staff of the Agromeck yearbook received four national Gold Circle Awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. The staff received a First Place Certificate in Yearbook Theme and Concept. Josh Bassett and Nathan Bullen received a First Place Certificate in Organization or Greek Spread. Taylor Templeton received a Certificate of Merit for Yearbook Sports Action Photograph. And Austin Johnson received a Second Place Certificate for Sports Reporting.
KANSAS CITY — The 2004 edition of the Agromeck yearbook won a Pacemaker award from the Associated Collegiate Press. This was the first Pacemaker for the Agromeck. The Associated Collegiate Press selected the 2004 edition of N.C. State’s literary magazine, the Windhover, from 57 entries as one of five winners in the 2004 Magazine Pacemaker competition. This edition, affectionately known as “magazine in a box,” was edited by Shawna Jones and designed by Will Hall. The Windhover has received the award nine other times, including for the 2003 edition.