Newhouse students win big in AEJMC Student Magazine Contest

July 26, 2018

The Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Magazine Division, announced the winners for their 2018 Student Magazine Contest, and the following Newhouse students were recognized for excellence in their work.

New Magazine Ideas
First Place: Re-enact: The Definitive Digital Publication on Living History, created by Elliot Williams, Sarah Heikkinen, Ankur Dang and Tanya Monthakarntivong, Syracuse University. Melissa Chessher and Adam Peruta, advisers

Articles—People
First Place: “Chief Frank Fowler made it out of the community where Michael Brown died,” by Justin Mattingly, Syracuse University. Steve Davis, adviser
Third Place: “Meet the Man Behind Your Favorite NBA Jump Shots,” by Sam Fortier, Syracuse University. No adviser

Online Magazine
First Place: City Blocks | Syracuse, Syracuse University. Melissa Chessher and Jeff Passetti, advisers
Honorable Mention: Re-enact: The Definitive Digital Publication on Living History, Syracuse University. Melissa Chessher and Adam Peruta, advisers

Single Issue of an Ongoing Magazine—Editorial
Third Place: Baked, Fall 2017, Syracuse University. Melissa Chessher, adviser

Single Issue of an Ongoing Magazine—Design
Second Place: The Outcrowd, Fall 2017, Syracuse University. Harriet Brown, adviser
Third Place: Mixtape, Spring 2018, Syracuse University. Gwendolyn Pough, adviser

Articles—Places
Third Place: “The Uncertain Future of the Jersey Shore,” by Caroline Bartholomew, Syracuse University. Harriet Brown, adviser

Articles—Service & Information
Second Place: “Where George Washington Really Slept,” by Elliot Williams, Syracuse University. Melissa Chessher and Adam Peruta, advisers

Congratulations, all!

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