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Hillsdale College’s Newspaper Wins Michigan Press Association Awards

该学院的一员 takes home multiple prizes in 2017 College Better Newspaper Contest


密歇根州经营. – Hillsdale College congratulates the students and staff of 该学院的一员 on earning multiple awards in the Michigan Press Association’s 2017 College Better Newspaper Contest, including second place in the Division 2 College Newspaper of the Year award category.

“We’re proud to see the hard work of our student journalists recognized by the Michigan Press Association,玛丽亚·瑟沃尔德说, 学院顾问 该学院的一员. “Their dedication to providing the highest quality coverage to the Hillsdale College community and commitment to excellence are just part of what has made them an award-winning staff.”

该学院的一员 received 15 awards across a variety of categories in Division 2 of the contest, which evaluates college newspapers publishing weekly. The awards and the Hillsdale entrants are as follows:

  • 最好的作家: First Place – Thomas Novelly
  • Column-Review or 博客-News or Sports: Third Place – Nicholas Rowan, 《巴黎人官方网站》影评 Honorable Mention – Chandler Lasch, 留下来看完整部戏
  • 功能图: Second Place – Madeline Fry, 恐龙展览
  • 专题报道: First Place – Thomas Novelly, Community unites to find missing boy / Second Place – Thomas Novelly, Freshman in Israeli Special Forces
  • 调查报告: Third Place – Thomas Novelly, Committee members break city code
  • 新闻报道: First Place – Sarah Chavey, Breana Noble, Thomas Novelly, 唐纳德J. 特朗普赢了 / Third Place – Phil DeVoe, Violent protests plague Trump inauguration
  • 辞职照片: First Place – Madeline Barry, 海战 / Third Place – Phil DeVoe, 华盛顿发生暴力抗议
  • 非首页设计: Third Place – Breana Noble, 新闻版面-二月. 16, 2017 / Honorable Mention – Hannah Niemeier, 文化页-一月. 26, 2017
  • 体育新闻/功能: First Place – Thomas Novelly, 在后院之外 / Honorable Mention – Sarah Chavey, JJ·麦克米兰特写

The contest also awards prizes to the top newspapers in each division based on point accumulation across selected individual award categories. Hillsdale College placed second overall in the Division 2 College Newspaper of the Year category.

In the 2017 contest there were 816 entries from 16 Michigan college newspapers across 18 contest categories. The College Better Newspaper Contest is part of the Michigan Press Association’s annual Better Newspaper Contest that awards outstanding work from reporters, 摄影师, designers and columnists across the state each year. For more information, visit


Hillsdale College is an independent liberal arts college located in southern Michigan. 成立于1844年, the College has built a national reputation through its classical liberal arts core curriculum and its principled refusal to accept federal or state taxpayer subsidies, even indirectly in the form of student grants or loans. It also conducts an outreach effort promoting civil and religious liberty, including a free monthly speech digest, 首先, with a circulation of more than 5.700万年. For more information, visit 巴黎人官方网站.edu.

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