GSUTV: 4-time Telly Award Winner (2019)

Posted On May 21, 2019
Categories Awards, News

Please join the Department of Communication in congratulating our own GSUTV for winning four Telly Awards this year!  Refugees Give Back was a Silver winner and they also received three Bronze awards.  These awards are indicative of the diligence and hard work our staff and students have put into their work.  This industry recognition highlights the growth GSUTV  has had since it’s inception.  The Telly Awards honors excellence in video and television across all screens and is judged by leaders from video platforms, television, streaming networks, and production companies.  The full list of the 40th Annual Telly Awards winners can be found at

Online: General News/News Feature

Refugees Give Back

In this episode they examine the plight of immigrant families trying to settle into new lives in America. In this Special Edition they see how one town in Georgia is lending a helping hand to these new citizens and thereby allowing them to give back to the community.

Social Media: General Not-For Profit

Sonlight Mission: Providing Education in Haiti

GSUTV / Sonlight Christian Mission


Television: Craft-Directing

Return to Vietnam

This documentary is the second in a series of three documentaries on Vietnam.  It was a co-production with VTV3 in Hanoi and was nominated in two categories, Documentary – Historical and Public/Current/Community Affairs.  In this GSUTV special presentation two Vietnam veterans are brought back to the country that left such an indelible impression on an entire generation. Fifty years later the wounds are still healing.

Television: General-News or News Feature

Addicted: The Opioid Epidemic

In this episode of Special Edition join Savannah Pratt as she learns more about this emergency facing our country and discovers how some Georgians are finding hope in recovery.