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DUTV's "Off Campus" Receives Emmy Award Nomination

August 22, 2013 — Six former Westphal College of Media Arts & Sciences students have been nominated for a NATAS award for their work on “Off Campus,” a sitcom that started as a multidisciplinary student project. They continued to work on the show after graduation, fittingly mirroring the lives of the sitcom’s five main characters navigating their post-graduate professional and personal lives.

Described as a cross between “Friends” and “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” the show was picked up by CBS’ The CW Philly 57 in 2011. “Off Campus” previously earned the Mid-Atlantic Emmy for “Outstanding Achievement in a Student Production” in 2011 and was nominated again in 2012 for “College Production–Arts and Entertainment/Cultural Affairs.”

For its third consecutive nomination, “Off Campus” is one of the two productions nominated in the “College/University–Long Form: Fiction” category by the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Read more at DrexelNOW

"Off Campus" is made possible by the generous support of the The Kal and Lucille Rudman Institute for Entertainment Industry Studies.


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