SPJ DePaul’s outgoing executive board with some of their Red Line Project and Good Day DePaul awards.
DePaul University College of Communication journalism students won 16 SPJ Region 5 Mark of Excellence Awards Saturday at a ceremony in St. Louis. Region 5 covers schools in Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky.
First-place finishers advance to the national Mark of Excellence competition and will compete against winners from 11 other regions.
Good Day DePaul
1st Place: TV In-Depth Reporting (Eva Green)
2nd Place: Best All-Around TV Newscast
2nd Place: TV Sports Reporting (Ryann Rumbaugh)
2nd Place: TV In-Depth Reporting (Courtney Sturgeon)
Third Place: TV Breaking News Reporting (Jenn Schanz)
Third Place: TV Feature Reporting (Dakari Turner)
Red Line Project
1st Place: Online News Reporting (Election Night Staff Coverage)
1st Place: Online In-Depth Coverage (Election Night Preview/Voter’s Guide)
2nd Place: Best Affiliated Website (Red Line Project)
Third Place: Online In-Depth Coverage (NATO Summit Preview Guide)
Third Place: Online Sports Reporting (Chicago Sidelines/The Red Line Project Staff)
1st Place: Feature Photography (Joanie Faletto)
2nd Place: Best All-Around Non-Daily Student Newspaper
2nd Place: Breaking News Photography (Bartosz Brzezinski)
Third Place: General News Photography (Grant Myatt)
Third Place: Feature Writing (Joanie Faletto)