• Multimedia Production Awards and Honors

    The Center for Global Environmental Education Multimedia production has won dozens of international, national, and regional awards including:

    Mississippi Minute Film Festival 2016 
    The Edge Effect with Chris Faust: First Place
    One-River Thinking with Lyndon Torstenson: Runner Up

    Environmental Initiative Awards 2012
    Minnesota's Changing Climate: Engaging Students in Environmental Stewardship:
    (CGEE produced the learning module nested in the online classroom for this program of the Will Steger Foundation)
    Finalist, Environmental Education

    American WaterWorks Association, Texas Chapter and
    Water Environment Association of Texas 2012
    Waters to the Sea: Trinity River:
    Winner, Watermark Award for Excellence in Communication, School Curriculum

    Texas Council for Environmental Quality 2012
    Waters to the Sea: Trinity River:
    Finalist, Environmental Excellence Award, Education

    Wildscreen Festival 2006, Bristol, England (world’s largest and most prestigious environmental media festival)
    Big Foot: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
    Finalist, Interactive category

    American Water Works Assn. Texas Chapter 2006
    Raise Your Water IQ website and curriculum:Winner, WaterMark and Engineering Education Awards

    EPA National Storm Water Conference 2006
    Water Down the Drain kiosk program:
    Winner, People’s Choice Award

    Wildscreen Festival 2004, Bristol, England (world’s largest and most prestigious environmental media festival)
    Waters to the Sea: Chattahoochee River: 
    Winner, Interactive category

    Planet in Focus 2003 International Film Festival, Toronto
    Chased by the Light: 

    Official selection from field of 400, selected for national broadcast on Canadian Public Broadcasting

    WorldFest Houston 2004 (World’s largest film festival)
    Chased by the Light:
    Special Jury Gold Award, Documentary–selected from field of 4,500

    International Television Association, Midwest Chapter 2004
    Chased by the Light:
    Top Honors, Documentary

    Georgia Department of Natural Resources 2004
    Waters to the Sea: Chattahoochee River: 
    Georgia Education Award

    Hazel Wolf Environmental Film Festival 2004, Seattle, WA
    Chased by the Light: 
    Official selection

    Videography Awards 2003, 2000
    Chased by the Light: 
    Award of Excellence (highest award), Documentary
    Award of Excellence, Videography
    Award of Excellence, Original Music
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Award of Excellence, Documentary

    Telly Awards 2003, 2000
    Chased by the Light: 
    Silver Telly Award (highest award), Documentary
    Silver Telly Award, Nature/Wildlife Program
    Silver Telly Award. Music
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Bronze Telly Award, Documentary

    Emmy Award – upper midwest region, 2003
    Chased by the Light: 
    Nomination for Finalist in Documentary category

    Aurora Awards 2004, 2000
    Chased by the Light: 
    Gold Award, Best Documentary
    Gold Award, Music
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Gold Award, Documentary

    New York International Independent Film & Video Festival 2004
    Chased by the Light: 
    Winner of cinematography award

    Aegis Awards 2004, 2002, 2001, 2000
    Chased by the Light:
     
    Winner, Documentary category
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Winner, Documentary category
    Water Wisdom: 
    Winner, educational video category
    Waters to the Sea: Rivers of the Upper Mississippi: 
    Finalist, Interactive category

    AXIEM Awards 2004
    Chased by the Light:  
    Winner of Copper AXIEM Award (highest award) in the Documentary category

    U.S. International Film & Video Festival 2000
    Living in the Landscape: 

    Third Place “Certificate for Creative Excellence”

    The Catalyst Awards 2000
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Silver Award

    The Technical Achievement Awards 2000
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Gold Award, environmental category

    The Summit Creative Awards 2000
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Gold Award

    Richard Bailey Award, Hamline University
    Waters to the Sea: Rivers of the Upper Mississippi: 
    Excellence in Publication

    Communicator Awards 1999
    Living in the Landscape: 
    Crystal Award of Excellence, Environmental Category
    Crystal Award of Excellence, Videography Category
    Award of Distinction, Original Music

    Vision Awards 1999
    Living in the Landscape: 
    National Finalist, Education