The complete finalists list for the 2015 CBI National Student Production Awards is below. Winners are noted.

To see and hear the winning clips, visit the winners page.



Special thanks to our awards emcee will be Reg Chapman, a TV reporter from WCCO Minneapolis.

CBS Minnesota | WCCO Television Minneapolis Saint Paul wcco.com Contact: Design Department 612-330-2483

Reg Chapman came to WCCO from WNBC-TV in New York City where he covered an array of stories including the Coney Island, N.Y., plane crash and 50 shots fired at motorist Sean Bell by New York Police. Prior to that, Reg was a crime beat reporter at KSTP-TV in Minneapolis. He also reported at WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh, Pa., where he covered the crash of flight 93 on Sept. 11, 2001. Before that, Reg was a reporter/anchor for WHIO-TV in Dayton, Ohio, WOWT-TV in Omaha, Neb., and KTIV-TV in Sioux City, Iowa.

A Gulf War veteran, Reg graduated from the University of Nebraska Omaha where he earned a bachelor of science degree in broadcast journalism. He has received the Edward R. Murrow Award for Investigative Reporting, several Associated Press awards, honors from the Society of Professional Journalists and the YMCA honored him as a Black Achiever.

 


Best Audio Regularly Scheduled Entertainment Program
TCCampusConnection – NWTC Internet Radio
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
“Haunted Antiquities”

AUC Radio
The American University in Cairo
“The Rundown :: Egypt’s Gaming Scene”

KCSU-FM
Colorado State University
“The History Of…”

*WINNER: KDAWG
University of Redlands
“Inside the Studio with Evan Sanford – Show #2 (Marion Lazan)”

Best Video General Entertainment Program
WBGU-FM
Bowling Green State University
“SAINTSENCA – LIVE WIRE CONCERT SERIES”

*WINNER: Cable 8 Productions
Washington State University
“The 8 Bit”

Titan TV
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
“Love Bites: Episode 6 “Creatures of the Night””

KJHK 90.7 FM
University of Kansas
“Live at KJHK – Henry and the Invisibles”

Best Audio Documentary/Public Affairs
XLR – Lander University Radio
Lander University
“A New Paradigm”

*WINNER: XLR – Lander University Radio
Lander University
“Joshua Scott Blankenship”

Radio DePaul
DePaul University
“Studs Terkel Documentary”

WONC-FM
North Central College
“Non-Medical use of stimulants”

Best Video Documentary/Public Affairs
OUTV
University of Oklahoma
“Routes TV-Hell in the Heartland”

UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“Danzante Por Amor”

*WINNER: CAPS 13
Pittsburg State University
“We Not Me – A Kansas Basketball Story”

Lemke Department of Journalism
University of Arkansas
“Maker-The Art of Terry Borman”

Best Video Vodcast
*WINNER: ROAR Network
Loyola Marymount University
“Behind the Scoreboard: Errol Smith”

KRFH Radio
Humboldt State University
Spliff Moth on Local Lixx “Everyone Ate My Daydream””

Student Gamecocks Television (SGTV)
University of South Carolina
“Lord of the Floors”

KJHK 90.7 FM
University of Kansas
“Live @ KJHK – Wrong Kata Trio”

Best Audio Podcast
WMUL-FM
Marshall University
“Conference USA Report Halloween Spooktacular 4”

WMUL-FM
Marshall University
“Conference USA Report: One Hit Wonders”

*WINNER: KGOU-FM
University of Oklahoma
“The Complexities of Free Speech on a University Campus”

UTA Radio.com
University of Texas-Arlington
“Buy or Sell”

Best Audio News Reporting
92 WICB
Ithaca College
“Ithaca is Cold”

The Edge/WSWI
University of Southern Indiana
“Nepal Earthquake”

*WINNER: Radio DePaul
DePaul University
“Holocaust Stories”

WONC-FM
North Central College
“Special Report – Rockford tornado”

Best Video News Reporting
UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“Twin Cities Honor Flight”

UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“Creating a Safe Environment”

*WINNER: Carolina Week
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
“School Bus Cameras”

Carolina Week
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
“Solitary Confinement”

Best Student Media Website (Audio and Video)
Viking Fusion
Berry College
vikingfusion.com

KTXT / The Hub@TTU
Texas Tech University
ttuhub.net/

*WINNER: WSUM 91.7 FM Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
wsum.org/

KDAWG College Radio
University of Redlands
kdawgradio.com

Best Station Imaging (Audio and Video)
*WINNER: KTXT-FM
Texas Tech University
“KTXT-FM Facebook Promo”

The WOLF Internet Radio
University of West Georgia
“The WOLF Internet Radio Station Imaging

Bearcast Media
University of Cincinnati
“Bearcast Open Mic Night Promo”

UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“UTVS Television Station Imaging”

Best Social Media Presence (Audio and Video)
UTA Radio.com
University of Texas-Arlington
“UTA Radio Social Media”

WCN 24/7
Westminster College
“WCN 24/7 on Social Media”

*WINNER: WKNC-FM
North Carolina State University
“WKNC Social Media”

KCWU-FM
Central Washington University
“KCWU-FM Social Media”

Best Audio Sports Reporting
WRHU FM / WRHU.org
Hofstra University
“New York Islanders Players Inspire Children At Elementary School Feature”

*WINNER: Carolina Connection
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
“Why Don’t Women Play Baseball”

WONC-FM
North Central College
“Sports Update”

92 WICB
Ithaca College
“Afternoon Drive sports with Alex Barth”

Best Audio Sports Play-by-play
WZND Fuzed Radio
Illinois State University
“NIT Game”

WMUC Sports
University of Maryland
“Maryland vs. Northwestern”

*WINNER: 89.5FM WSOU
Seton Hall University
“Seton Hall University Women’s Basketball vs. NOVA”

KTSW-FM 89.9
Texas State University-San Marcos
“Texas State Bobcat Baseball vs. Baylor”

Best Video Sportscast
Ithaca College Television (ICTV)
Ithaca College
“March Madness Week 2”

Sports Xtra
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
“Sports Xtra – April 13, 2015”

OUTV
University of Oklahoma
“Big Friday Sports”

*WINNER: OUTV
University of Oklahoma
“Sooner Sports Pad”

Best Audio Special Broadcast
WRST-FM
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
“Chancellor Leavitt Interview”

WZND Fuzed Radio
Illinois State University
“Ben Allison Tribute”

Bronc Radio
University of Texas-Pan American
“Kidnapped in Mexico”

*WINNER: 92 WICB
Ithaca College
“Christmas Special”

Best Video Special Broadcast
*WINNER: LVTV-3 La Verne Community Television
University of La Verne
“The Transformation”

KTXT / MCTV
Texas Tech University
“2015 LIVE SGA Executive Candidate Forum – 2/24/15”

WACW
Asbury University
“Highbridge Film Festival 2015 live webcast”

UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“Best of Puerto Rico”

Best Video Comedy
ROAR Network
Loyola Marymount University
“Geeks and Greeks”

Ithaca College Television (ICTV)
Ithaca College
“Undercooked”

*WINNER: WIWU-TV
Indiana Wesleyan University
“Kashed In”

Titan TV
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
“Friends Without Benefits – “Living Well is the Best Revenge””

Best Audio DJ
WRHU FM / WRHU.org
Hofstra University
“Rachel O’Neill”

WICR
University of Indianapolis
“Jared Boomer Aircheck”

WUTM-FM 90.3 “The Hawk”
University of Tennessee-Martin
“Morning Shift”

*WINNER: 91.1 The Globe WGCS
Goshen College
“Best DJ Danielle Kerschhackl”

Best Audio Newscast
WKNC-FM
North Carolina State University
“88.1 Second of Technician January 12, 2015”

WSUM 91.7 FM Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
5PM Newscast October 17

WSUM 91.7 FM Madison
University of Wisconsin-Madison
6PM Newscast October 2

*WINNER: 91.1 The Globe WGCS
Goshen College
“Globe News”

Best Video Newscast
*WINNER: Carolina Week
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
“Carolina Week – April 22, 2015”

Carolina Week
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
“Carolina Week – October 22, 2014”

UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“UTVS News”

UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“UTVS News En Español”

Best Audio Promo
WRHU FM / WRHU.org
Hofstra University
“NY Islanders Edge Promo”

WBSU 89.1 The Point
College at Brockport
“WBSU 89.1 The Point Best Promo – 9 90s at 9”

KTSW-FM 89.9
Texas State University
“Pokes”

*WINNER: WTUR
Taylor University
“WTUR Promo: Roman Empire”

Best Video Promo
The Southeastern Channel
Southeastern Louisiana University
“”The Big Game” Promo”

*WINNER: UTVS Television
St. Cloud State University
“UTVS News En Español Spring 2015 Promo”

KJHK 90.7 FM
University of Kansas
“Introducing the KJHK Android App”

WLOY Loyola Radio
Loyola University-Maryland
“WLOY is The Greatest Place On Earth”

Best Audio Public Service Announcement
Bronc Radio
University of Texas-Pan American
“Domestic Violence”

*WINNER: Radio DePaul
DePaul University
“Subway Safety”

91.1 The Globe WGCS
Goshen College
“Bullying”

The Edge/WSWI
University of Southern Indiana
“Rice Library Man”

Best Video Public Service Announcement
Viking Fusion/COM 425
Berry College
“Cancer PSA”

*WINNER: The Southeastern Channel
Southeastern Louisiana University
“Save Water”

SETV-12
University of Southern Indiana
“Academic Skills: Training your mind to succeed”

UATV
University of Arkansas
“Recycling”