Dean and Provost

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Edited By: Joan Hope

Online ISSN: 1943-7587

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Joan Hope became editor of Dean & Provost in 2007. She brings years of experience in higher education and journalism to her work.
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Dean and Provost Honored at the 2014 APEX Awards of Excellence

Award Winning Issue Online

Dean and Provost has been recognized for publishing excellence in the writing category of Interviews and Personal Profiles in the 2014 APEX Awards of Excellence.

APEX 2014 AwardThe winning submission "Embrace strategies for long-term leadership" appears in the December issue of Dean & Provost, Vol 15 Issue 4. The full issue is now available online for free, in honor of this year's achievement at APEX.

The APEX Awards for Publication Excellence is an annual competition for publishers, editors, writers and designers who create print, Web, electronic and social media. Communications Concepts, Inc. sponsors the APEX Awards, and advises professionals who write, edit and manage business communications, on best strategies and practices. Concepts publishes business communication reports, including Writer's Web Watch, an e-report for professional communicators, and special reports on topics such as corporate writing and Web publishing.

In the Twenty-sixth Annual APEX Awards, 2,075 entries were evaluated and awards were given in 122 individual categories, within 11 main categories including: newsletters; magazines, journals and tabloids; annual reports; print media; electronic media; social media; websites; campaigns, programs and plans; writing; design and illustration; and one-of-a-kind publications.

According to the APEX 2014 judges, “The awards were based on excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the success of the entry in achieving overall communications effectiveness and excellence.”