IBA Names River Region Evening Edition Nominees for Silver Dome Awards

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IBA Names River Region Evening Edition Nominees for Silver Dome Awards

September 19, 2016

The College of Mass Communication and Media Arts is proud to announce the following news from Greg Todd, New Director and Instructor, WSIU-TV:  

Congratulations to the students of River Region Evening Edition for again being recognized for excellent and competitive work compared with their peers at other Illinois colleges and universities.

The following students have been nominated by the prestigious Illinois Broadcasters Association Silver Dome Awards.  The winners will be announced October 14th in Bloomington.

RREE is a student-produced newscast that has served SIU Radio-TV students and the viewers of WSIU-TV for 50 years.

Best TV Sports Package

Southern Illinois University

Entry: SIU Baseball-Logan Blackfan

Credit to: Zach Thomas and Joey Dalo

Best Long Form TV Program

Southern Illinois University

Entry: Saluki Sportsview (12/03/15)

Credit to: Danny Valle, Sean Conway,

Anthony Wilder, Zach Thomas, Joey Dalo,

Tia Rinehart, and Gabe Pishghadamian

Best TV Weathercast

Southern Illinois University

Entry: River Region Evening Edition Weather Forecast

Credit to: Jordan Taylor

Winners will be announced on Friday, October 14th at the Bone Student Center, Illinois State University, the host site for IBA-University.  Student finalists along with their faculty are encouraged to attend the awards luncheon beginning at noon.

Parents may also purchase a ticket to attend.

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