Newhouse announces winners in the 2020 Mirror Awards competition

By Wendy S. Loughlin

June 11, 2020

The Newhouse School today announced the winners in the 2020 Mirror Awards competition for excellence in media industry reporting.

Chosen by a group of journalists and journalism educators, the winners 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 

This is the 14th year for the Mirror Awards, which were established by the Newhouse School to recognize the important work of the journalists who cover the media industry. Traditionally, awards have been presented at a luncheon event in New York City, at which the school also gives special awards for leadership and innovation. This year’s event was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

For more information about the Mirror Awards, visit mirrorawards.syr.edu or email mirror@syr.edu.