GREENVILLE, S.C. (January 30, 2015) – Bob Jones University’s home page bju.edu was awarded Best Home Page (Judged) in the 2014 eduStyle Awards announced earlier this week. BJU’s home page was one of five higher education home pages nominated for the award in December, 2014. The current home page, redesigned in December of 2013, was the result of several months of work by the Web, Writing, and Design teams of BJU Marketing Communications.
2014 marks the 7th year for the eduStyle Awards. The eduStyle Higher-ed Web Awards celebrate the best work in college and university websites. In 2014, sixteen categories recognized the most innovative and exciting developments in key areas of higher education web development. Top-level prizes include best overall website, best redesign and most innovative. There are also awards in areas such as information architecture and video; awards for sub-sites (e.g. a faculty website) and special projects. Each award is be given as both a people’s choice and a judged award.
This is the second year that BJU has been recognized by eduStyle. In 2013, BJU won seven awards for LIFEatBJU and Why Choose BJU including Most Innovative (Judged & People’s Choice), Best Use of Interactive Multimedia or Video (Judged & People’s Choice), Best Community-Driven Site/Use of Social Media (People’s Choice), Best Prospective Student or Admission Site (People’s Choice), and Best Visual Design (Judged).