Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Journalism Awards

And now a word from the sponsor...

From: Williams, Mary []
Sent: Monday, March 10, 2014 8:00 PM
Subject: Journalism award winners today!

Please congratulate our journalism students who excelled at the Sponsors of School Publications of Greater St. Louis (SSP-STL) conference Monday at Webster University. All of our publications received an overall excellent rating, which is a testament to their teamwork and dedication. One of our newspaper students, Anna Russell, was awarded a Best of Show for her editorial cartoon. Below is a detailed list; however, all students on staff contributed to our success.

Overall Publication Awards
Excellent: Overall 2013 Yearbook, Madeline Lewis, Editor-in-Chief
Excellent: Overall 2013-2014 U-Times, Lily Lewis-Stump and Alice Mutrux, Co-Editors-in-Chief
Excellent: Overall utimesonline 2013-2014, Christine Politte, Web Editor
Newspaper Individual Awards
Best of Show: Editorial Cartoon, Anna Russell
Honorable Mention: Illustrations, Anna Russell
Honorable Mention: Sports Feature Story, Christine Politte
Honorable Mention: Sports News Story, Sophia Kenyon
Honorable Mention: In-Depth Story, Sophia Kenyon and Alice Mutrux
Yearbook Individual Awards
Superior: People/Classes Design, Marina Claunch and Reneise White
Honorable Mention: News Photography, Individual Photo, Eric Strand

Thanks, Mary
Mary C. Williams
University City High School

Publications Adviser/English Teacher

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