Wisconsin student journalists win SPJ Region 6 honors
The Daily Cardinal of UW-Madison was named Best All-Around Daily Newspaper in Region 6 in the Society of Professional Journalists’ annual Mark of Excellence Awards.
The UWM Post at UW-Milwaukee was named the top non-daily paper. Curb was named the best student magazine. And WRST-FM at UW-Oshkosh won best all-around radio newscast.
The Region Six awards were announced on Friday, April 12 in Bloomington, Minn.
Individual first-place winners were:
Caitlin PenzeyMoog and Zach Erdmann, UWM Post, general news reporting (large)
Scott Girard and Alex DiTullio, Daily Cardinal, UW-Madison, in-depth reporting (large)
Matt Mueller, The Marquette Tribune, general column writing (large)
Matt Masterson, Daily Cardinal, sports column writing (large)
Emily Genco, Curb, UW-Madison, non-fiction magazine article
Mark Kauzlarich, Daily Cardinal, feature photography (large)
Rob Gebelhoff, Marquette Tribune, editorial cartooning (large)
Brian Urbanek, WRST-FM, radio feature
Brandon Kinnard, WRST, radio sports reporting
James Gutierrez, Media Milwaukee, UW-Milwaukee, online news reporting (large)
Jordan Johansen, Media Milwaukee, online feature reporting (large)
Marit Harm, Media Milwaukee, online in-depth reporting (large)
Kaitlin Sharkey, Media Milwaukee, online sports reporting (large)