FR Media Students Earn Emmy Awards
Murrysville, PA (June 4, 2019) ~ Franklin Regional Senior High School students won two Student Production Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. (Student Emmy Awards) including Colton Oaks and Cecilia Petrush (News Package) and Ryan Lucht, Producer, Dan Cecere, Nick Rose, Colten Oakes, Cecilia Petrush, Angelina Pampena, and Natalie Wright (Documentary).
Colten Oakes and Ceci Petrush, both Seniors, also won the Pennsylvania School Press Association's State Journalism Competition in the category of News Video. Students from schools across the state competed at the regional level and moved to the State competition, which was conducted at the Pennsylvania State University.
Several media students also captured awards at the Robert Morris University’s Digital Media Awards including: FRSH TV News Crew (Live Event – Holiday Telethon), Colten Oakes and Ceci Petrush (News Package – Traveling Vietnam Wall), Angelina Pampena (Feature Package – Thoroughly Modern Millie), Ryan Lucht (Digital Cinema & Video as Art), Colten Oakes (Founder’s Award).