Finalists announced in 2020 Mirror Awards competition

By Wendy S. Loughlin

May 11, 2020

Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications today announced the finalists in the 2020 Mirror Awards competition honoring excellence in media industry reporting. Winners will be announced June 11 at mirrorawards.syr.edu.

The finalists, selected by a group of journalists and journalism educators, are:

BEST SINGLE ARTICLE/STORY 

  • Jane Mayer for The New Yorker: “Trump TV” 

BEST PROFILE

BEST COMMENTARY

JOHN M. HIGGINS AWARD FOR BEST IN-DEPTH/ENTERPRISE REPORTING

SPECIAL TOPIC CATEGORY: BEST STORY ON MEDIA COVERAGE OF THE TRUMP IMPEACHMENT

SPECIAL TOPIC CATEGORY: BEST STORY ON THE FUTURE OF JOURNALISM

The Mirror Awards are the most important awards for recognizing excellence in media industry reporting. Established by the Newhouse School in 2006, the awards honor the reporters, editors and teams of writers who hold a mirror to their own industry for the public’s benefit.

For information about the awards, contact Amanda Griffin at algri100@syr.edu. For media inquiries, contact Wendy Loughlin at wsloughl@syr.edu.