Newhouse students final in SPJ Mark of Excellence regionals

March 15, 2019

The Society of Professsional Journalists (SPJ) has announced its 2018 Mark of Excellence Region 1 finalists and Newhouse students and student media organizations were well-represented among the honorees. Winners will be announced at the SPJ Region 1 conference in Boston April 5-6, and will move on to the national Mark of Excellence Awards. Congratulations, finalists!

Feature Photography (Large) 10,000+ Students
"The journey home: 5 Scotsmen biked more than 3,000 miles to commemorate victims of Pan Am Flight 103"
Alexandra Moreo
The Daily Orange

Sports Photography (Large) 10,000+ Students
"Syracuse earns 1st round berth in NCAA Tournament with 60-56 win over Arizona State"
Alexandra Moreo
The Daily Orange

Best Student Magazine
Jerk
Staff of Jerk

Breaking News Reporting (Large) 10,000+ Students
"SU suspends Theta Tau fraternity after video of ‘extremely racist’ behavior surfaces"
Catherine Leffert, Jordan Muller, Sam Ogozalek and Kennedy Rose
The Daily Orange

Editorial Writing
The Daily Orange Editorial Board
The Daily Orange

In-Depth Reporting (Large) 10,000+ Students
Corporate influence series
Michael Burke
The Daily Orange

Sports Writing (Large) 10,000+ Students
"Redemption"
Matthew Liberman
The Daily Orange

Best Affiliated Web Site
The Daily Orange
Staff of The Daily Orange

Best Independent Online Student Publication
Working: Syracuse
Staff of Working: Syracuse

Best Independent Online Student Publication
The NewsHouse
Staff of The NewsHouse

Online News Reporting
"March for Our Lives"
Staff of The NewsHouse
The NewsHouse

Online Sports Reporting
"In this corner"
Jacob Gedetsis and Bryan Cereijo
The NewsHouse

Radio News Reporting
"Educated but hungry: Food insecurity on college campuses"
Sabrina Maggiore
WAER Radio (NPR) Syracuse, NY

Television Feature Reporting
"Banana Jack"
Karthik Venkataraman
Orange Television Network/Mornings on the Hill

Television General News Reporting
"Anti-gun violence advocate"
Stefan Oliva
Orange Television Network/Mornings on the Hill

Television Sports Reporting
"Kasey's off-court challenge"
Sean Robson
Orange Television Network/Mornings on the Hill

Television Sports Reporting
"Coach Blackwell"
Chris Venzon
CitrusTV

Broadcast Feature Videography
"Kick boxer dad and deliveryman"
Jose Cuevas
Orange Television Network/Mornings on the Hill

Broadcast Sports Videography
"Young skateboarder Jacsen Kutic"
Chris Venzon
CitrusTV