Xavier University Senior Wins National Scriptwriting Honor

February 17, 2012

Joe Hoerst of Cider Circle in West Harrison, IN (47060) took third place in Scriptwriting (Short Subject) in the Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts. He is a senior Electronic Media major at Xavier University and the son of Jenny & Mark Hoerst. Short Subject is a script of from 15 to 35 pages in length. Hoerst’s piece was called “Help Wanted.” It is about a young man struggling with a bad job, which he loses. He tries to find himself while pulling together other pieces of his life to make himself whole.

The Broadcast Education Association (BEA) is the professional association for professors, industry professionals and graduate students who are interested in teaching and research related to electronic media and multimedia enterprises.