Sheridan College photographer honored with national award

(Sheridan, Wyo.) — A local photographer has been honored with a national award for unmanipulated original photography. Dennis Jacobs of the Northern Wyoming Community College District has been honored by the National Council for Marketing & Public Relations. His photograph of a Sheridan College Ecology course in the field was awarded the gold medal for “Original Photography – Unmanipulated.” “We are absolutely thrilled and honored by this win,” said Wendy Smith, NWCCD’s Director of Marketing & Public Relations. “Dennis is a brilliant photographer with a keen eye for the perfect shot. This award simply affirms what we have known all along.” The National Council for Marketing & Public Relations is the only organization of its kind that exclusively represents marketing and public relations professionals at community and technical colleges. As one of the fastest-growing affiliates of the American Association of Community Colleges, NCMPR has more than 1,550 members from more than 650 colleges across the United States, Canada, and other countries. NCMPR's prestigious Paragon Awards recognize outstanding achievement in communications at community and technical colleges. It is the only national competition of its kind that honors excellence exclusively among marketing and PR professionals at two-year colleges. *Feature photo h/t Dennis Jacobs, Sheridan College / Pitchengine Communities* #dally #news