May 22, 2014 (Tupelo) - The Belhaven University Relations Office claimed 11 awards in the senior division of the 2014 College Public Relations Association of Mississippi (CPRAM) Awards Luncheon on May 19.

Competition included all four-year institutions in the state of Mississippi including Mississippi State University, Ole Miss and University of Southern Mississippi. Overall, Belhaven University tied for third place with Mississippi University for Women. Belhaven was only two awards away from USM's second place win and MSU took the first place spot.

Bryant Butler, Director of University Relations; David Sprayberry, Assistant Director of University Relations and Chad Wallace, Digital Communications Specialist all took home awards in a variety of categories from the CPRAM conference.

First Place
Public Relations Innovation - “Expert Infographic”
Radio Spot - “Adult, Graduate Program - Flextime Ad”
Social Media - “Belhaven University Facebook”

Second Place
Public Relations Campaign - “Bomgar Bus Kickoff”
Institutional Magazine - “Tartan Alumni Magazine”
Web Advertising - “Anytime. Anywhere”
Photography - “The Pianist”
Print and Billboard - “Flextime Series”

Third Place
Brochure - “Billy Kim International Center Event Piece”
Web Advertising - “We Mean Business.”
Admission Recruitment - “Belhaven Online Brochure”