Six students from Fort Hays State University were given awards at the Graphex awards banquet on May 7 in Tulsa, Okla., where hundreds of students and professionals from across the region enter their best creative graphic design work.
FHSU students won six of the 11 awards in the student division as well as a special overall portfolio recognition.
Students who attended and received awards are Byron DeSaint, Haysville senior, Best Packaging Award; Mikey Hester, Hays senior, Best Animation Award; John Stadler, Haysville senior, Best Identity Award; Lyndsey Stafford, Hays senior, Best Print Award; Dylan Sultzer, Hays junior, Best Miscellaneous Award; and Joshua Wendell, Beloit senior, Best Illustration Award.
"I feel very honored that a project of mine has won an award," said Stafford. "The award ceremony was a lot of fun and a great networking opportunity."