Awards and achievements in CAHNR

UConn Extension members receive ACE Awards

Stacey Stearns
Stacey Stearns

Members of UConn Extension were among the Critique & Awards Program Winners at the 2020 Virtual Conference of the Association of Communication Excellence (ACE).

Program Specialist Stacey Stearns and Graphic Designer Kara Bonsack received a Gold Award for Marketing with a budget under $1,000 for Bug Week.

Stearns and Bonsack, along with Videographer Mike Zaritheny and UConn Extension Communications and Marketing Intern Eshan Sonpal, received a Silver Award for Marketing with a budget over $1,000 for the Ask UConn Extension campaign.

Stearns also received a Bronze Award in Writing for Newspapers for her article “When Did GMO Become a Dirty Word,” which appeared in UConn Today and Morning Ag Clips.