Newhouse students win national honors from the Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence awards

May 21, 2018

The Society of Professional Journalists has announced this year's national winners and top finalists for their Mark of Excellence contest, and Newhouse has had its best showing yet, racking up seven honors. Winners will be recognized at the Excellence in Journalism conference in Baltimore Sept. 27-29.

National Winners:

  • Best All-Around Daily Student Newspaper
    Staff of The Daily Orange
  • TV Feature Reporting
    Jamie Weiss, "A Survivor's Story," Mornings on the Hill
  • Best Independent Online Student Publication
    Staff of the City Blocks, City Blocks
  • Broadcast Feature Videography
    Lauren Sinatra, "From the Military to the Classroom," Mornings on the Hill
  • Broadcast Sports Videography
    Chris Venzon, "'Armstrong' - A Purpose Worthy of Pursuit," CitrusTV

National Finalists:

  • Feature Writing (Large, 10k+ students)
    Satoshi Sugiyama, "The Whole Picture," The Daily Orange
  • Sports Writing (Large, 10k+ students)
    Jon Mettus, "No Escape," The Daily Orange