Heather Mead, a leading Mav Radio announcer and outstanding undergraduate, received recognition from the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) in national competition. Her public service announcement, produced in Jodeane Brownlee's advanced radio production course, won third place in the 2012 NAB Freedom of Speech Contest.
Her PSA will air nationwide, and she receives a $1000 scholarship. Mead is a broadcast news major and philosophy minor. As a Mav Radio host, she airs a Wednesday night "Tunes from the 90s" program. Undergraduate Justin Wagner voiced the PSA.