Kettering University wins two Telly awards

FLINT — Kettering University received a silver and bronze Telly award for video highlighting the Flint community and the inspirational “We Are Bulldogs” video series produced during the height of the pandemic.

“We are incredibly proud of our Creative Media Services (CMS) Team and their Tellys, which are the Academy Awards for video. This year, earning a silver-level Telly continues to highlight our ability to bring a creative eye to our work. We are working hard to continually push the envelope, and this brings new ideas to support our online and campus academic programs with the support of CMS,” said Dr. Christine Wallace, vice president for Kettering Global.

The Telly awards highlight outstanding achievement by animators, directors, producers and other talent video and television production across a variety of mediums. This was the 42nd year for the annual Telly awards, which focused on a theme of  “Your Stories Defy the Limits.” More than 12,000 entries from all 50 states and give continents were submitted this year to be judged by more than 200 previous winners who work in the industry.

Kettering’s award-winning videos were produced by Kettering University’s Creative Media Studios. The videos were:

• Silver Award – Kettering University Online – Flint, MI Community (General – Non Broadcast) – Highlights the vibrancy of downtown Flint.

• Bronze Award – We Are Bulldogs series (Series – Social Video) – Inspirational videos created to show life on campus and encourage the Kettering community during the pandemic. — L.R.