College Broadcasters Inc. has recognized Berry College’s student-run multimedia website, Viking Fusion, in the CBI 2020 National Student Production Awards.
Viking Fusion placed second for Best Website and third for Best Social Media Presence in the CBI 2020 National Student Production competition. There were over 1,000 entries from across the country for this year’s competition. CBI announced the winners in a virtual ceremony on Oct. 30 at the 2020 CBI National Student Electronic Media Convention.
This is Viking Fusion’s first website recognition since its update in 2018, and Viking Fusion’s first social media recognition. Zoe Robinson, Viking Fusion executive director and junior Filmmaking and Creative Tech major from Cumming, GA, praised the Viking Fusion team for its hard work.
“I am super excited about how high we placed in this competition,” Robinson said. “We were able to outperform many other large programs which goes to show how talented and hardworking our team is.”
CBI’s National Student Production Awards were presented as part of its annual National Student Electronic Media Convention, held virtually due to COVID-19. CBI is a member-driven organization that serves college and high school electronic media outlets. It hosts events, programs and provides a network of media growth opportunities for students and advisers.
Viking Fusion is a student-run multimedia website that seeks to serve the department of communication courses as a platform for student productions, andto inform and entertain both the Berry student community and the larger public, even beyond Berry College.
For more information about Viking Fusion, visit https://vikingfusion.com/.