Gutenberg Awards

Introduced in 1993, the Gutenberg Award recognizes distinguished professional achievements of Journalism and Mass Communication Department alumni. 

To be considered for the award, a candidate must be (at least) a 10-year alumnus/alumna of ACU. Selections are made by JMC department faculty and honorees are presented scale models of Gutenberg printing presses.

From 1982-1988, the department annually honored one outstanding JMC graduate before initiating Gutenbergs.


2015 Gutenberg Award Recipients

Save the date - Thursday, October 15, 2015

This year, the JMC department is pleased to honor the following Gutenberg Award recipients:

Jason McArthur ('96)
Vice President
A&R, Sony Music, Provident Label
Nashville, TN
Michelle Morris, Ed.D. ('87)
CEO & Managing Partner
GideonStone, LLC
Houston, TX
LaCanas Tucker ('94)
Internal Communications Lead
Regulatory Center, KPMG
New York, NY

Past Gutenberg Award Recipients


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