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Awards

2015

First place, best Student Government reporter
Green Eyeshade Awards, Society of Professional Journalists Region 3

Dylan Bouscher

First place, best Photographer in the South
Green Eyeshade Awards, Society of Professional Journalists Region 3

Max Jackson

First place, Best Profile (Low Frequency)

Sunshine State Awards, SPJ Florida
Wesley Wright

Finalist, Best Student Magazine

SPJ Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards
Wesley Wright and Michelle Friswell

First place, Best Page Design (Low Frequency)

Sunshine State Awards, SPJ Florida
Michelle Friswell

Best of Show, Less than weekly, Large University, Second Place CMA/ACP 2015
University Press Staff 

2013

Second Place, Breaking News Photography
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Charles Pratt
Second Place, General News Photography
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Christine Cappozziello

Third Place, Sports Photography
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Ryan Murphy

Second Place, Online Feature Reporting
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Emily Bloch

First Place, Online In-Depth Reporting
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Karla Bowsher and James Shackelford

Second Place, Online News Reporting
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
University Press Staff

Third Place, General News Reporting
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Karla Bowsher and James Shackelford

First Place, In-Depth Reporting
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Karla Bowsher and James Shackelford

First Place, Sports Column Writing
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Ryan Cortes

First Place, Sports Writing
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence (Regional)
Ryan Cortes

2012

Second Place, College Journalist of the Year
Society of Professional Journalists with Florida College Press Association, Student Division
Gideon Grudo

First Place, Front Page Design
Society of Professional Journalists with Florida College Press Association, Student Division
Gideon Grudo and Tyler Krome

Third Place, Sports Story
Society of Professional Journalists with Florida College Press Association, Student Division
Ryan Cortes

Second Place, News Story
Society of Professional Journalists with Florida College Press Association, Student Division
University Press staff

First Place, General News Reporting-4 Year College/University
Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards, South Florida Pro Chapter
Ryan Cortes and Christopher Persaud

Second Place, General News Reporting-4 Year College/University
Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards, South Florida Pro Chapter
University Press staff

Third Place, Sports Column Writing-4 Year College/University
Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards, South Florida Pro Chapter
Ryan Cortes

2011

First Place, Cover
2011 Best of Collegiate Design
Mariam Aldhahi, Adam Sheetz

Third Place, Headline Presentation
2011 Best of Collegiate Design
Tyler Krome

Fifth Place, Feature Page
2011 Best of Collegiate Design
Liz Dzuro

First Place, Ad/Editorial Supplement
Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker Awards
Alyssa Cutter

Honorable Mention, Newsmagazine/Special Section Cover
Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker Awards
Mariam Aldhahi

Fifth Place, Diversity Story of the Year
Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker Awards
Sergio Candido

Honorable Mention, Illustration
Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker Awards
Adam Sheetz

College Media Hall of Fame, Class of 2011
College Media Matters
Michael Koretzky

Second place, category of “Sports Story”
Society of Professional Journalists, South Florida Pro Chapter, Sunshine State Awards/Florida College Press Association Awards
Franco Panizo

First place, category of “News Story”
Society of Professional Journalists, South Florida Pro Chapter, Sunshine State Awards/Florida College Press Association Awards
Monica Ruiz

Second place, category of “College Journalist of the Year”
Society of Professional Journalists, South Florida Pro Chapter, Sunshine State Awards/Florida College Press Association Awards
Karla Bowsher

First place, category of “General Column Writing” (national)
Society of Professional Journalists, Mark of Excellence Awards
Karla Bowsher

Freedom of Expression Award (national)
Society for Collegiate Journalists
Michael Koretzky

The New York Times Student Journalism Institute selectee (national)
The New York Times
Sergio N. Candido

Campus Coverage Project scholarship recipient (national)
Investigative Reporters and Editors
Gideon Grudo

2010

Named Best Student Newspaper in South Florida
City Link magazine
Staff

Robert D.G. Lewis First Amendment Award (national)
Society of Professional Journalists
Michele Boyet

CMM 10 honoree (national)
College Media Matters
Karla Bowsher

Campus Coverage Project scholarship recipient (national)
Investigative Reporters and Editors
Karla Bowsher

Campus Coverage Project scholarship recipient (national)
Investigative Reporters and Editors
Devin Desjarlais

2009

College Journalist of the Year
Society of Professional Journalists, South Florida Pro Chapter, Sunshine State Awards
Michele Boyet

1st place, category of “Cover (special section, supplement or other publication)” (national)
College Media Advisers, Best of Collegiate Design 17
Susan Wiesenberg

2008

2nd place, category of “Newspapers: Feature Photography”
Society of Professional Journalists, Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards
Stephanie Colaianni

2nd place, category of “Newspapers: General News Reporting”
Society  of Professional Journalists, Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards
Staff

2007

Robert Novak Collegiate Journalism Award (national)
Fund for American Studies
Jason Parsley

1st place, category of “College Journalist of the Year”
Society of Professional Journalists, South Florida Pro Chapter, Sunshine State Awards
Jason Parsley

2nd place, category of “Reporter of the Year: Four-year Reporter” (national)
Associated Collegiate Press
Jason Parsley

internship recipient (national)
Sun-Sentinel
Rachael Joyner

2006

1st place, category of “Newspapers: In-Depth Reporting”
Society of Professional Journalists, Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards
Jason Parsley

2nd place, category of “Newspapers: Feature Writing”
Society of Professional Journalists, Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards
Jason Parsley

2005

1st place, category in “Story of the Year: News Story”
Associated Collegiate Press
Lily Ladeira, Rick Smith

2002

1st place, category of “Newspapers: General News Reporting”
Society of Professional Journalists, Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards
Kelly Tyko

2nd place, category of “Magazines: Magazine Non-Fiction Article”
Society of Professional Journalists, Region 3 Mark of Excellence Awards
Kelly Tyko