Newhouse students win national Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence awards

May 1, 2019

The Newhouse School wishes to congratulate our two winners and an honoree among this year’s national Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence awards. The awards will be recognized Sept. 5-7 at the Excellence in Journalism conference in San Antonio.

In-depth Reporting (Large School Division) winner: Michael Burke for his “Corporate Influence” series for The Daily Orange.

Online Sports Reporting winner: Bryan Cereijo and Jacob Gedetsis for the “In This Corner” boxing project for The NewsHouse.

Television Feature Reporting finalist: Karthik Venkataraman for his “Banana Jack” video story for Mornings on the Hill.

Newhouse students and projects have won 8 and finaled in 11 Mark of Excellence regional awards this year. Congratulations to our winners and finalists!

View the complete list of national winners>>