Albertus Magnus College Earns Two Telly Awards

Industry-wide Accolades Reflect Consistency in Commitment to Excellence

New Haven, Conn., May 26, 2022 – For the fourth consecutive year, Albertus Magnus College is pleased to announce that it  has won two Telly Awards – a silver and a bronze – at the 43rd Annual celebration of this communications industry honor.  Albertus rallied the expertise of professional staff, alumni, and trusted partners to utilize video to tell the Albertus story and to  express the Albertus experience for students. Since the inaugural Telly Awards in 1979, winners have reflected the top tier of  standard bearers of video excellence. 

Special acknowledge and appreciation goes out to: Vice President for Enrollment Management and Marketing, Andrea Kovacs;  Director of Creative Services and Marketing, Marisa Dragone; Digital Content Producer Samantha Miller ’16; Network Analyst  and Media Coordinator Jeremy Peterson ’20; Mike DeMatteo, principal of The Establishment, our video and digital content  vendor; and Alex Mitchell ’21, who now works at The Establishment. 

The honored entries are: 

I Am Career Ready is a Silver Winner in Branded Content - Campaign: Recruitment Official listing link; 


Albertus Magnus College: A Decade of Progress is a Bronze Winner in Branded Content – Promotional Official listing link 

“Compelling storytelling is at the heart of what the Albertus Communications and Marketing team does each and every day,”  said Kovacs. “This honor demonstrates Albertus’ commitment to excellence and consistency. It also demonstrates how our  liberal arts-based foundation incorporates experiential learning and critical thinking – key components to a student’s overall  education and career success, as demonstrated by the success of Sam, Jeremy, and Alex in earning these distinguished  awards. This is proof that our graduates are truly career ready.” 

Last year, Albertus earned four Telly Awards -- two silver and two bronze – in the categories of Branded Content Not-For Profit, Online Web Series, Corporate Image, and Non-Broadcast Student. In the two previous years, Albertus was recognized  for four awards and one award, respectively.

About Albertus Magnus College

About Albertus Magnus College: Albertus Magnus College, founded in 1925, is a Catholic College in the Dominican tradition. It is recognized by external rankings such as US News & World Report Best Colleges, Money Magazine, and the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education. The College has an enrollment of 1,500 students in its traditional undergraduate program, accelerated adult degree programs, and 12 graduate programs, including a new Master of Public Administration and the only Master of Arts in Art Therapy and Counseling program in Connecticut. In the last year, the College received two significant Federal grants in support of student success and well-being: a $300,000 grant from the Department of Justice and a $1.9 million Title III grant from the Department of Education.