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Samples of Hearst award-winning photos by SoJ Students

2010 Addy award winners

SoJ students are winners

Some highlights of the last decade include:

International and national acclaim

  • Summit International named the JRNL 303 class its Silver winner in Broadcast Advertising
  • DE Advertising grabbed second place at CNBAM
  • Several photojournalists reached the finals of the Hearst awards
  • Daily Egyptian won CMA best story of the year
  • American Advertising Federation group rated second in regionals
  • Daily Egyptian made the finals for the CMA Pacemaker
  • Newseum commemorated Ryan Rendleman
  • Several students won Addys
  • National Press Photographers Association award for deadly tornado photojournalism

School of Journalism 2007-2008 award winners

Statewide honors

  • Daily Egyptian best in Illinois College Press Association
  • Emily Sunblade best multimedia in Illinois Press Photographers Association
  • Numerous writers and photographers named among the best in nearly every category of Illinois College Press Association

Regional honors

  • First place awards at the 2013 Regional Conference for the Society of Professional Journalists