Hinkle Wins Advertising Educator Award

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Bill Hinkle was awarded Advertising Educator of the year.

Bill Hinkle, an Adjunct who teaches advertising in the Communication department, was awarded "Advertising Educator of the Year" by the 10th District of the American Advertising Federation which covers Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana.  The award was presented at the annual AAF 10th District Convention, held this year in Houston, Texas, April 24-26.  Hinkle, along with Art/Graphic Professor Teresa Valero, created the Ad Program at The University of Tulsa two years ago with the two heading an advertising certificate curriculum in the TU Communication school.  Multiple courses include advertising, public relations, traditional media strategy and sales, new media, graphic design and broadcast video production.

Jan Reynolds