Newhouse students win in Society of Features Journalism competition

July 16, 2020

The Society for Features Journalism announced their 2020 Division I Excellence in Features award winners, in which college journalists compete in the same categories with professional journalists, and four Newhouse alumni won or placed in the competition for work completed as students at the Newhouse School. Congratulations, winners!

Video storytelling:

1st place:
Madeline Powell G'20, Goldring arts journalism and communcations
The Fall Workshop 2019 | Syracuse University, “Beyond My Reflection

Food feature:

2nd place:
Micah Castelo G'19, magazine, news and online journalism (MNO)
Rooted, “An Inside Look at Home Canners Who Preserve by their Own Rules

Integrated storytelling:

3rd place:
Rooted Staff (Michaela Greer G'19, MNO; Sara Lafkir G'19, MNO), “This Instagrammer is Turning Road Kill into Leather Goods