Students from the Department of Communication at Missouri Southern State University were honored for their involvement at KGCS-TV – and the recipients of the Ruth I. Kolpin Broadcast Scholarship were announced – during a departmental awards ceremony on Wednesday, April 3.
The awards are as follows:
Certificates of Appreciation
Volunteer of the Year
Producers of the Year
Program of the Year
Students of the Year
Ruth I. Kolpin Broadcast Scholarship winners
The Kolpin scholarship is endowed, and was established in 2008 to honor Ruth Kolpin – considered to be one of the broadcasting pioneers in Southwest Missouri. Awards are presented to students majoring in mass communication who will be a junior or senior in the fall semester.
KGCS-TV operates as a service of the communication department at Missouri Southern State University.