Marketing and Communications Department wins three Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) awards

In May, the Marketing and Communications Department was awarded three certificates by the GDUSA’s American Inhouse Design Awards.

Graphic Design USA Magazine has been holding the award contest for five decades. According to the letter included with the certificates, more than 5,000 entries were submitted and a highly-selective 15% were recognized with a Certificate of Excellence.

The three winning pieces were designed by Lauren Pruett, Associate of Marketing and Communication at Admiral Farragut Academy.

Homecoming Event Postcard Invite for Alumni Department (Category 2: announcements+invitations)

Greetings from Farragut Birthday Postcard for Alumni Department (Category 6: brochures+collateral)

Little Explorers Summer Camp Logo for Summer Camp Department (Category 15: logos+symbols)

Lauren with the three awards.

“I’m very humbled by these awards,” Lauren said. “I thoroughly enjoy designing for Farragut and doing my part to make the school’s marketing materials look fantastic for our prospective families, alumni, parents, and especially our students. It feels good to be recognized.”


“Since Lauren joined Farragut in April 2016, I have been very impressed by her ability to be creative and stay within branding guidelines,” said Jessica Van Curen, Associate Director of Marketing and Communication at Farragut. “These awards are much deserved and we are lucky to have her as part of our team.”