ROCHESTER- Andrea Hickey, a 2007 graduate of Keene Central School and currently a senior at Rochester Institute of Technology, recently won a silver ADDY award and a $500 scholarship at the Rochester Advertising Federation's (RAF) 2011 ADDY awards, in the student division. The award show was held on Thursday March 24, at the Rochester Hyatt Regency Hotel. Andrea's submitted work, a project from a previous class, is entitled "Crime Scene Fashion." It has been entered into the second tier of the competition in New York City, with the third tier, the national division of the competition being judged in San Diego.
Andrea, in her last quarter at RIT, was placed on the Dean's lists in both the fall 2010 and winter 2010-2011 quarters. Andrea obtained a 4.0 in the winter quarter. She expects to graduate from RIT in May, with a BFA in graphic design and an AAS in illustration.