Harford Community College graphic designer Suzanne Beaty and associate professor of photography John Radcliffe received third-place honors at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations' ParagonAwards.
Their winning entry was the Phoenix Festival Theater 1990season poster, which was designed by Beaty and featured a photographby Radcliffe.
The Paragon awards recognize excellence in media and publicationsfor the community, junior and technical colleges throughout the United States.
Beaty earned a bachelor of fine arts degree from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and a master of fine arts degree from Syracuse University. Her major at Syracuse was illustration.
Inaddition to her work at the college, Beaty has illustrated several children's books and is teaching a non-credit course at HCC on "The Business of Being an Artist," designed for students considering a career in art.