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.
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