MCTC’s student newspaper City College News won first place in the Best of Show category for two-year college newspapers at the Associated Collegiate Press (ACP) Best of the Midwest College Journalism Convention Feb. 10 – 12, 2012.
City College News Editor-in-Chief, Cassiopaea Tambolini also won a first place Editorial/Commentary award for an opinion piece in the City College News.
Congratulations to all of the staff and reporters at the City College News! Check out the excellent work they do on the City College News website!
For a full list of award winners please visit the ACP website.
About the Best of the Midwest College Journalism Convention, from the ACP website:
“The Best of the Midwest Convention is a gathering of college news journalists and advisers working with print and online media. Associated Collegiate Press prepares about 30 practical learning sessions, including general topic keynotes, problem-solving breakouts and discussion groups. Other convention activities include ACP’s Best of Show contest for general excellence, Best of the Midwest individual contests, a reception, and critiques of student news media.
With typical attendance of around 225 delegates, the ACP Best of the Midwest gathering has become an annual place to seek solutions, share success stories, discover trends and network with students and advisers from around the greater Midwest region.”