Student newspaper racks up awards

By Leah Riley, a senior from Harrodsburg, Ky.

Left to right, left to right, David Wheeler (Faculty adviser), Ben Joubert (Opinion Editor), Katie Payne (Managing Editor), Lauren Liggett (Features Editor), Benjamin Morgan (Opinion Editor), Anna Giaritelli (SGA Liaison), Kayla DuBois (Sports Editor). Michael Grout was not present for the photo.
Left to right, left to right, David Wheeler (Faculty adviser), Ben Joubert (Opinion Editor), Katie Payne (Managing Editor), Lauren Liggett (Features Editor), Benjamin Morgan (Opinion Editor), Anna Giaritelli (SGA Liaison), Kayla DuBois (Sports Editor). Michael Grout was not present for the photo.
Left to right, left to right, David Wheeler (Faculty adviser), Ben Joubert (Opinion Editor), Katie Payne (Managing Editor), Lauren Liggett (Features Editor), Benjamin Morgan (Opinion Editor), Anna Giaritelli (SGA Liaison), Kayla DuBois (Sports Editor). Michael Grout was not present for the photo.

WILMORE, KY—On February 27, Asbury’s student newspaper, The Collegian, won several awards at the annual Kentucky Intercollegiate Press Association awards for 2008. The awards are for papers produced from January 2008 to December 2008. Asbury College is considered a Division B school because its enrollment is less than 5,000. 

Students and recent graduates recognized include:

Staffer of the Year:
Richard Mullins ’09

First-place awards:
Best special section—Collegian staff
Continuing news—Matthew Tidman ’08
Continuing news—Michaela Riley ’08
Continuing news—Colter Matthews ’08
Continuing news—Richard Mullins ’09
News photos—A.J. Parry ’09
Photo essay—Jade Sheldon ’10
Feature photo essay—Tyler Frazier ’09
Review—Benjamin Morgan ’11
Informational graphic—Jenny Blair ’08
Sports news story—Tiffany Gregory ’10
Sports column—Richard Mullins ’09
Sports game story—Kayla Dubois ’12
Sports page layout—Richard Mullins ’09
Front-page layout—Michael Grout ’12
Overall layout—Collegian staff
Feature page layout—Lauren Liggett ’10
Comic strip—Molly Hoy ’12
House ad—Collegian staff

Second-place awards:
Review—Benjamin Morgan ’11
Sports game story—Seth Littrell ’09
Feature story—Katie Payne ’09
Original illustration—Katie Payne ’09
Opinion page—Collegian staff
Feature photo essay—Michaela Riley ’08
Sports news story—Chelsea Bailey ’10
Sports page layout—Richard Mullins ’09
Front page layout—Richard Mullins ’09
Original illustration—Tim Pachuau ’09
Editorial cartoon—Robert Coleman ’08
Comic strip—Molly Hoy ’12
House ad—Jade Sheldon ’10

Third-place awards:
General interest column—Lauren Liggett ’10
Feature story—Benjamin Morgan ’11
Analyses and special reports—Katie Payne ’09
Feature photo essay—Erin Barker ’11
Sports photo—Richard Mullins ’09
Opinion page layout—Collegian staff
House ad—Collegian staff

Honorable mention:
Personality profile—Lauren Hasz ’08


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