2013 Student Production Award Winners

We are proud to announce the winners of the

2013 AHECTA Student Production Awards!


Special thanks to HBO, for their generous support of the 2013 SPAs.


AHECTA SPA First Prize for Documentary, Lifestyles Show, or PSA

“The Square Presents: A Day in the Life with Dylan Owen”
by Luna Szoke, Zeshawn Ali, Terrence Crawford, Karely Perez, Dylan Miller, Jens Olson, John James Lyn
New York University


AHECTA SPA First Prize for News or Sports Show

“From the Pressbox”
by Donte Rose
Clark Atlanta University


AHECTA SPA First Prize for Original Short Film or Music Video

“Humor Whore: Boeheimian Rhapsody”
by Nicholas Ferreiro
Syracuse University


AHECTA SPA Grand Prize

by Matthew Ryan Schwartz
Emory University




Congratulations to our winners, and to all of our participating institutions –

  • Clark Atlanta University
  • University of Rhode Island
  • Bridgewater State University
  • University of Delaware
  • NYU
  • Northwestern College
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • University of Texas in El Paso
  • La Sierra University
  • Kingsborough Community College
  • Michigan State University
  • Emerson College
  • Emory University
  • Syracuse University
  • UCLA

Will your institution be in this list next year?

Coming up next:
If you would like to join the 2014 SPA Team, become a sponsor, or just want to learn more, contact Mayumi Hirtzel at hirtzel@isc.upenn.edu.