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Michigan Times Wins Nine Michigan Press Association Awards

  • March 23rd, 2009 By: UM-Flint News

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The student newspaper of the University of Michigan-Flint recently won nine Michigan Press Association Awards. Student journalists from across the state competed in the Michigan Press Association College Newspaper contest, giving them the chance to gain recognition for their best work.

The University of Michigan-Flint student newspaper was a big winner at a recent major newspaper contest. Student journalists from across the state competed in the Michigan Press Association College Newspaper contest, giving them the chance to gain recognition for their best work.

The contest was open to student newspaper members of Michigan Press Association, and was cosponsored by the Michigan Collegiate Press Association, an association composed of advisers to the MPA student newspaper members.

The newspapers competed in one of three divisions: Division I (newspapers publishing more than weekly) – Division II (newspapers publishing weekly) – Division III (two-year college publications or schools publishing less than weekly). Entries included editorial content, design, photos, general excellence, advertising sections as well as online editions.

The Michigan Times received nine awards:

DEADLINE STORY
Division III
1st Place: Mike Stechschulte “Body of Missing Flint Man Found”

INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING
Division III
1st Place: Doug Snyder “SGC Displays Conflicts of Interest”

FEATURE STORY
Division III
Honorable Mention: Tim Jagielo “Radiation Therapy Students”

NEWS PHOTO
Division III
2nd Place: Tim Jagielo “Abandoned House Burns”

NEWS PAGE DESIGN
Division III
3rd Place

NEWS SPECIAL SECTION
Division III
3rd Place: Laurie Matheny “Our City”

JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR
Division III
1st Place: John McKay

FULL COLOR DISPLAY AD
Division III
2nd Place: Sarah Durish “Newman Center”

SPECIAL AD SECTION
Division III
1st Place

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