Columbia Scholastic Press Association

CSPA is an international student press association, founded in 1925, whose goal is to unite student journalists and faculty advisers at schools and colleges through educational conferences, idea exchanges, textbooks, critiques and award programs.

1995 - Awards For Student Work Crown Awards - Collegiate Recipients

CSPA presents the 1995 Collegiate Crown Awards

The Columbia Scholastic Press Association presented its top awards for college student publications at its 17th annual College Media Convention March 16.

Eleven college newspapers, magazines and yearbooks received Gold Crowns Awards, and 14 others received the second highest CSPA award, known as the Silver Crown. The Crown Awards represent the top five percent of publications that are members of the Association during the 1993-94 academic year.

Rebecca Castillo, convention coordinator for CSPA, presented plaques to those winners who were present at the Marriott Marquis in New York City.

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College Gold Crown Magazines

Briar Cliff Review, Briar Cliff, Sioux City, IA;
Nexus, Wright State University, Dayton, OH;
Sanskrit, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC.


College Gold Crown Newspapers

Indiana Daily Student (fall), Indiana University, Bloomington, Bloomington, IN;
NECC Observer (spring) No. Essex Community College, Haverhill, MA,
The Daily Free Press (spring), Boston University, Boston, MA,
The Daily Illini (spring), University of Illinois, Champaign, IL;
The Daily Texan (fall), University of Texas at Austin, TX.


College Gold Crown Yearbooks

Arbutus, Indiana University, Bloomington, Bloomington, IN;
Commodore, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN;
Royal Purple, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.


College Silver Crown Magazines

Cold-drill, Boise State University, Boise, ID;
Chicago Arts & Communication, Columbia College, Chicago, IL;
Eye Contact, Seton Hill College, Greensburg, PA;
Hair Trigger 16, Columbia College, Chicago, IL.


College Silver Crown Newspapers

el Don (fall), Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana, CA;
Oberlin Review (spring), Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH;
The Daily Pennsylvanian (spring), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA;
The Ithacan (fall), Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY;
The Pitt News (fall), The University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.


College Silver Crown Yearbooks

La Vie, Penn State, University Park, PA;
Ouachitonian; Ouachita Baptist University; Arkadelphia, AR;
Tavaleph, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA;
Tower, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO;
Yahnseh, Oklahoma Baptist University, Shawnee, OK.