UTVS at Broadcast Education Association (BEA) 2014
Twenty-two UTVS members traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada to accept six national awards at the Broadcast Education Association (BEA). All part of UTVS News, UTVS News en Español, and Husky Productions.
Television Feature Reporting:
1st Place: Meghan Reistad & Emilio Ramos DeJesus
Honorable Mention: Nick Minock & Vicki Ikeogu
Television News Anchor:
3rd Place: Natalie Davis
Television Newscast airing 4/5 days per week:
1st Place: UTVS News
Television Newscast airing 3 days per week or less:
1st Place: UTVS News en Español
TV Sports Event Production:
1st Place: Husky Productions
While in Vegas, the students attended several journalism conferences at BEA to enhance their skills and prepare for the professional world.
The trip to Las Vegas also offered the students a chance to attend the National Association of Broadcasters, the world’s largest video production convention.
UTVS member Alex Elmore meets the producer and creator of NBC’s ‘Parks and Recreation.”
(From left to right) Taylor Budge, Ben Henry, Nicki Cunningham, Mitch McDermott, and Brian Stanley receiving the 1st place award for Husky Productions under the Best Television Live Sports Production category at BEA.
(From left to right) Producers of UTVS News en Español Emily Haeg, Emilio Ramos and Alyssa Tryggeseth receiving their 1st place award for Best Television Newscast airing 3 days per week or less.
The UTVS News crew receiving their 1st place award for Best Television Newscast airing 4/5 days a week.
Emilio Ramos and Meghan Reistad won 1st place for Best Feature Reporting.