A computer program developed at the University of Tennessee to help elected
city officials learn more about municipal operations has won two national
Titled, "Keys To Your City," produced by the UT Center for
Telecommunications and Video on compact disc, has earned a Bronze Telly
Award from the National Telly Awards and the Silver Award of the
International Television Association Multimedia Competition.
The National Telly Awards, founded in 1980, recognizes outstanding
non-network and cable commercials and non-broadcast film, video and
multimedia productions. The ITA competition recognizes the work of
corporate, organizational and independent visual communicators.
"Keys To Your City" instructs elected officials on their city's charter
type, forum of government and departmental operations based on subject
material developed by consultants from the UT Municipal Technical Advisory
Service. The CD-ROM program was developed for the UT Center for Government
Training. CTV's Evelyn Jackson was producer, designer and writer on the
project; P. Matt Ockenfels was multimedia director and programmer; and
Cyndy Edmonds was graphics designer. CTV, MTAS and CGT are agencies of UT's
Institute for Public Service.
UT program wins national awards
Published: Sat Aug 22, 1998 | Modified: Sat Aug 06, 2005 01:35 p.m.