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.

2022 - Awards For Student Work Gold Circle Awards - Collegiate Recipients

The Columbia Scholastic Press Association announces the winners from its 39th Gold Circle Awards program. This year, these categories attracted 4,132 entrants in 91 categories (39 yearbook and 52 digital media.

These entries come from publications produced by students at colleges, universities, and secondary schools through the United States and overseas who follow an American education plan.

Entries were accepted from student yearbooks and digital media publications published from October 2, 2020 through October 12, 2021. Student journalists working on these print or electronic media chose from 39 yearbook categories and 52 digital media categories.

In summary, judges cited a total of 606 winners for yearbook and digital media for either First, Second or Third Place or for Certificates of Merit (honorable mention) in a category.

Entries for print newspapers and magazines published during the 2021-2022 academic year is due by June 10, 2022. They will be judged in November and announced in December 2022.

Congratulations to all of our winners!

 

YEARBOOKS
 

Y01 Feature writing: Student Life
1. Michelle Aslam, “Insufficient Evidence,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Ben Perry, “Put on Ice,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
3. Simone Melvin, “We are All Homeless,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
CM. Ben Perry, “Sustainable Stangs,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
CM. KJ Burkley, “Quarantine Hobby Turns into Podcast Series,” Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX.

Y02 Sports reporting
1. Simone Melvin, “A Great Family,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Mandy Stacy, “Wolfpack on Ice,” Agromeck, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Y03 Sports feature writing
1. Julia Harrison, “Strength of the Pack,” Agromeck, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC;
2. Ben Perry, “One More Game,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y04 Academic writing
1. Kennedi Watts, “The Show Must Go Online,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Simone Melvin, “Meadows Remodeled,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y05 Organization/Greek writing
1. Ben Perry, “Forward With Fro,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Julia Fox, “Speak Out on Greek Cop Out,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y06 Personality Profile
1. Hadiya Williams-Cain, “Unapologetically Me,” The Tower, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;
2. Kennedi Watts, “Athlete & Artist,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
3. Pooja Kansagra, “Ritika Shamdasani,” Agromeck, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC;
CM. Ben Perry, “Malad Justed,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y07 Sidebar Writing
1. S. Melvin, “Lab on a Chip,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y08 Headline writing
1. Kaytlyn Bunting and Ash Thye, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y09 Caption/Cutline writing
1. Ash Thye, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y10 Alternative Story Form
No winners given in this category.

Y11 Theme and Concept
1. Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y12 Cover Design
1. Ash Thye, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Katie Mattocks, The Tower, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA.

Y13 End sheets
1. Katie Mattocks, The Tower, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA.

Y14 Title page
1. Staff, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y15 Table of Contents
1. Kaytlyn Bunting, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

 Y16 Sports action photo
1. Levi Dade, “Michael Soisson,” Ouachitonian, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR;
2. Ash Thye, “Bandoumel Layup,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y17 Sports feature photo
1. Ash Thye, “On Track,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y18 Academic photo
No winners given in this category.

Y19 Feature photo
1. Josh McSwain, “Cheering on the Boys,” Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
2. Aditya Penumarti, “Raleigh, Police,” Agromeck, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC;
3. Abby Blankenship, “Main Photo,” Ouachitonian, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR.

Y20 Photo illustration: single image
1. Ash Thye, “Soccer and Glass Illustration,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y21 Photo portfolio
1. Ash Thye, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y22 Index     
1. Kaytlyn Bunting and Ash Thye, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Staff, The Tower, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA.

Y23 Informational graphics: single
1. Belle Campbell and Ash Thye, “Food Fight,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Carolina Camus, “University Demographics,” Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.

Y24 Informational graphics: Portfolio
No winners given in this category.

Y25 Opening and closing spread design
1. Michael MacHarg and Giselle Spicer,  Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.

Y26 Division page design
1. Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y27 Feature presentation
1. Belle Campbell, Ben Perry and Ash Thye, “Dallaska,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y28 Student Life spread: one spread
1. Carolina Camus, “Spirit Week,” Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.

Y29 Student Life spread: multi-page spread
1. Belle Campbell, Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, “COVID,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Belle Campbell, Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, “Homelessness,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
3. Belle Campbell, Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, “Insufficient Evidence,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y30 Sports spread: one spread
1. Josh McSwain, “Unfinished Business,” Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
2. Staff, “Speak Up and Dribble,” The Tower, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;
3. Ash Thye and Kennedi Watts, “Benched,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, TX;
CM. Austin Pert, Giselle Spicer and Ashley Stand, “Football Vs. Clemson,” Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL;
CM. Austin Pert, Giselle Spicer and Ashley Stand, “Football Vs. UAB,” Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.

Y31 Sports spread: multi-page spread
1. Belle Campbell, Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, “A Great Family,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y32 Academic spread: one spread
1. Hayley Allen, Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, “Meadows Remodeled,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Kaytlyn Bunting, Belle Campbell and Ben Perry, “Profit,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
3. Carolina Camus, “Rosentiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science,” Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL;
CM. Matti Pennington, “Women in STEM,” Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
CM. Jacobi Reynolds, “Addison Knight,” Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
CM. Michael MacHarg, “Graduation Caps,” Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.

Y33 Academic spread: multi-page spread
1. Hayley Allen, Belle Campbell and Kennedi Watts, “The Show Must Go Online,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y34 People spread with mug photos
1. Brianna Smith and Ash Thye, “Geedle and Thread,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Cameron Motsinger, “Hannah Fletcher,” Agromeck, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Y35 People spreads without mug photos: one spread
1. Ash Thye, “Isaac Garcia-Bosch,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Belle Campbell, Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, “The Roman Calendar,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX.

Y36 People spreads without mug photos: multi-page spread
1. Staff, “21 Under 21,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Staff, “Ropa/Rosa,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
3. Francesca Bermudez, Katie Mattocks and Natalie Meins, “Pandemic Pain and Growth,” The Tower, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA.

Y37 Organization or Greeks spread: one spread
1. Simone Melvin and Ash Thye, “Senate,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
2. Kaytlyn Bunting, Julia Fox and Ash Thye, “Greek Life,” Rotunda, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX;
3. Jacobi Reynolds, “Baylor Student Government,” Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
CM. Ben Swanger, “Harmony,” Ouachitonian, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR
CM. Abby Saul, “Sisterhood from a Distance,” Agromeck, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC;
CM. Michael MacHarg, “College Republicans and Democrats,” Ibis, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.

Y38 Organization or Greeks spread: multi-page spread
No winners given in this category.

Y39 Design portfolio
1. Belle Campbell, Rotunda, Southern Methodist University,  TX;
2. Josh McSwain, Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
3. Ben Swanger, Ouachitonian, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR;
CM. Andreea Loghin, Baylor Roundup, Baylor University, Waco, TX.

DIGITAL MEDIA

DM01 Breaking news
No winners given in this category.     

DM02 Secondary Coverage
No winners given in this category.     

DM03 News writing (planned news)
1. Jillian Taylor, “Educators Seek to Spark Systemic Change by Teaching Tulsa Race Massacre Curriculum in Oklahoma Public Schools,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK.

DM04 News feature
1. Mary Claire Molloy, “Former IU Kappa Kappa Gamma Member Alleges Her Pledge Class was Hazed in 2020,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
2. Maya Wilkins, “Ball State Senior, Indianapolis Community Gather to Mourn Victims of FedEx Mass Shooting,” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN;
3 Benjamin Mack-Jackson, “Mister Rogers Sculpture to Be Unveiled this Month,” The Sandspur, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL;
CM. Kajal Pawar, “Study Finds One in Five Canadians Drinking more Alcohol During COVID-19,” Humber News, Humber College, Toronto, Ontario; Canada;
CM. Anna Schmader, “International Adoptions Pose Issues for Children Trying to Cross Borders,” Loquitur, Cabrini University, Radnor, PA.

DM05 In-depth news/feature story
1. Matt Cohen, “IU’s Great Big COVID-19 Experiment,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
2. Max Cohen and Denali Sagner, “Lasting Scars: Albert Kligman and the Holmesburg Prison Experiments,” 34th Street Magazine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA;
3. Kate Cuadrado, “New COVID Dashboard May Not Give Full Picture” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
CM. Jana Hayes, “Born with Two Strikes': Racial Disparities for Black Community Evident in Norman Police Department Data,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
CM. Layal Srour, “University Cuts Departments, Lets Full-Time Professors Go,” Loquitur, Cabrini University, Radnor, PA;
CM. Emily Cousins, “Policy Denying Same-Sex Health Insurance Sparks Controversy,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX.

DM06 Editorial writing
1. Camille Rasor, “Baylor, Make Your Choice on Gamma,” The Baylor, Lariat Baylor University, Waco, TX;
2. Gabrielle Cellucci, Megan Fee and Faith Pitsikoulis, “Students’ Actions Against Systemic Racism Now Need to Be Matched by University Policy,” Loquitur, Cabrini University, Radnor, PA;
3. Camille Rasor, “Rugged Individualism Plagues America's Pandemic Response,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
CM. Staff, “At Long Last, Penn Must Forcefully Condemn Donald Trump,” The Daily Pennsylvanian, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA;
CM. Staff, “Defending the Integrity of Student Journalism,” Los Angeles Loyolan, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;
CM. Gabi DiPaulo and Jennifer Ng, “Administration Secrecy Unacceptable During Pandemic,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR.

DM07 Personal opinion:  On-campus issues
1. Veronica Backer-Peral, “It was Unconstitutional and Unethical to Impeach ASLMU Senator Martinez. The Impact will Be Long-Lasting.” Los Angeles Loyolan, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;
2. Kismet Kohn, “Opinion: New Meal Plan Requirement Disregards Student Wants, Needs,” The Sandspur, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL;
3. Emily O'Malley, “Letter to the Editor: Professor’s Response to Antisemitic Allegations Lacks Decency,” The Sandspur, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL.

DM08 Personal opinion: Off-campus issues
1. Alexis Colucci and Lauryn Starke, “Words Matter: A Functioning Democracy Hangs in the Balance,” Marist Circle, Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY;
2. Haviland Stewart, “Jesus Would Have Been Liberal,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR.

DM09 General or humor commentary
1. Will Mulligan, “All You Never Wanted to Know About the Banjo,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
2. Madison Ramirez, “Girl Who Just Learned What Stocks are Explains the GameStop Situation in a Totally Accurate Way,” Los Angeles Loyolan, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;

3. Sadie Wuertz, "It's Time to Rethink To-Do Lists," The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR.

DM10 Blogging
1. Sharanya Sriram, “Would Voldemort Have Benefited From Modern Biology?” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
2. Mahima Advani, “Slice, Sizzle, Smell,” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
3. Joseph Oh, “Case for Music,” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
CM. Allison Kifer, “Living with the Chronic Disease SLE During COVID-19,” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
CM. Sharanya Sriram, “Marvel-ous Mutations,” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
CM. Jenny Namkoong, “A Journey Back to the Past: déjà vu,” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA.

DM11 First person experience
1. Izzy Myszak, “‘My Greatest Nightmare’: COVID-19 Left Me with Grief and Long-Term Symptoms,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
2. Jenna Fitzgerald, “Let's Talk Perfectionism,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
3. Ashlie Rodriguez, “Pelo Malo: An Afro-Latina Experience,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL.

DM12 Sports commentary
1. Harper Mayfield, “Time for NBA to Return to Seattle,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
2. Faith Pitsikoulis, “College Athletes are not Essential Workers; Why Do We Think We Are?” Loquitur, Cabrini University, Radnor, PA;
3. Bradley Hohulin, “The Star-Crossed Tragedy of IU Men’s Basketball and Archie Miller,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.

DM13 Sports news
1. Mason Young, “OU Football: Spencer Rattler Matures, Looks Poised for More Big 12 Rings as Sooners Win 6th Straight, Defeat IA State,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
2. William Seekamp, “The Shantay Legens Era is Officially Underway,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
3. Chandler Engelbrecht, “To Be a Voice': J.C. Watts, Lincoln Riley Applaud Sooners for Taking Care of Business in Voting Booth, on Field vs Kansas,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
CM. William Seekamp, “UP Basketball Scouts Locations Outside Oregon After Governor Denies COVID-19 Exemption,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR.

DM14 Sports features
1. Evan Gerike, “When the Dream Dies: DaVondre Love’s Journey to Find Himself Beyond IU Football,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
2. Caleb Coffman, “The General’s Shadow: How Author John Feinstein Survived a Year with Bob Knight,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
3. Ellie Kinney and Miles Thomas, “Women’s Basketball Players Expose Locker Room Disparity,” Los Angeles Loyolan, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;
CM. Caleb McCourry, “‘How Can I Bring this Change?’: Lincoln Riley, OU Football Team Continue Advocacy for Racial Justice,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
CM. Austin Curtright, “OU Basketball: Elijah Harkless, Once in Shadows Behind LaMelo, Lonzo Ball, Now Balling Out for Top-10 Sooners,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
CM. Ian Hansen, “The Circle of Life: One Decision at Age 6 Shaped Haven Fields into More than an Athlete,” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

DM15 Personality profile
1. Janea Melido, “Kirk Mustain: Bridge Between Food and Community,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
2. Lilly St. Angelo, “What Wasn't Said: How Racism Shaped One IU Student’s College Experience,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
3. Brie Haro and Michael Lang, “Financial Phenom Update,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
CM. Husna Sari, “Rising Fear as Afghan Women Journalists Targeted by Taliban,” Humber News, Humber College, Toronto, Ontario; Canada.

DM16 General feature
1. Shwetha Sundarrajan, “The Various Shades of Domestic Abuse,” Ball Bearings Magazine, Ball State University, Muncie, IN;
2. Taylor Smith, “Former Daily News Staff Reflect on Reporting the Events of Sept. 11,” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN;
3. Rebecca Chen, “Knock Knock. WHO’s New ICD Now has Traditional Chinese Medicine,” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
CM. Neha Sahota “Food Engineering- An Addictive Science?” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
CM. Neha Sahota, “The Biology of Beauty,” Saltman Quarterly, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA;
CM. Molly Lowney and Haviland Stewart, “Battling Cancer in a Global Pandemic,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR.

DM17 Entertainment reviews
No winners given in this category.

DM18 Headline writing
1. Jenna Babinchak, Daniela Patricio and Michaela Wong, Emerge Magazine, University of Guelph-Humber, Toronto, Ontario; Canada.

DM19 Caption writing
No winners given in this category.

DM20 Briefs writing
No winners given in this category.

DM21 Sidebar writing
No winners given in this category.

DM22 Single spot news photograph
1. Josh McSwain, “Tenth Street Marks Center for Late-Night Revelry,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
2. Joe Wells, “Peaceful Protesters March for Racial equality,” The Rocket, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA;
3. Jacob Musselman “Welcome Home,” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

DM23 Single feature photograph
1. Brittney Matthews, “Bull by the horns,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
2. Rylan Capper, “Just Swingin,’” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN;
3. Chase Sutton, “College Senior Laura Beck Receives a Dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine at Gimbel Gymnasium on April 21,” The Daily Pennsylvanian, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

DM24 Single sports photograph
1. Ray Bahner, “OU Baseball Celebration,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
2. Ethan Levy, “Berger, Holmes Earn First Team Selections,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
3. Chase Sutton, “Thomas Conboy of Villanova University Competes in the Men's Pole Vault in Front of Empty Seats While Wearing a Face Mask at Franklin Field in Philadelphia, Pa. on April 3, 2021,” The Daily Pennsylvanian, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA;

DM25 Photo illustration
1. Chase Li, “Sheltering in Place,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX.

DM26 Photography Portfolio of work
1. Chase Sutton, The Daily Pennsylvanian, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA;
2. Rylan Capper, www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN;

DM27 Art/illustration: Hand-drawn
No winners given in this category.

DM28 Computer generated art/illustration
1. Brennan Crowder, “Are You Experiencing Social Anxiety? You are Not Alone,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
2. Kamryn Tomlinson, “Behind Her Mask,” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

DM29 Cartoons
1. Camille Bautista, “November 3, 2020,” I, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA.

DM30 Cartoon Portfolio of work
No winners given in this category.

DM31 Informational graphics
1. Elliott DeRose, “Learn More About Whale Sharks,” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

DM32 Photo slideshow
1. Brittney Matthews, “One HOT Rodeo,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
2. Staff, “Snow on the Bluff,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
3. Keegan Beard and Joe Wells, “Trump Visits Butler County,” The Rocket, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA.

DM33 Photo and audio slideshow
1. Noah Syverson, “Delzer Woodworks,” Campus Carrier, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA;
2. McKenna Lentych, “Finding Faith and Recovery,” Campus Carrier, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA;
3. Mike Myers, “Ryan Simmons, Filmmaker,” Campus Carrier, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA;
CM. Nolan Scoretz, “The Artisan in Glass,” Campus Carrier, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA;
CM. Sarah Pinkerton, “The Power of Purple,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX.

DM34 Podcast
1. Beth Wallis, “At the Seams - Episode 1: The Meeting and the Movement,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
2. Donna Edwards and Beth Wallis, “Destination: Greenwood - Chapter 5: Reborn,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
3. Alejandra Almada, Jimena Romero and Sebastian Parra, “Urbanites: Season 3 Episode 1 - Calle Ocho Extravaganza,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL;
CM. Donna Edwards and Beth Wallis, “OU Weekly: “Laughing About Darkness”: Sterlin Harjo and Reservation Dogs,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
CM. Shwetha Sundarrajan, “The Coven S7E8: Representation Matters,” Byte, Ball State University, Muncie, IN;
CM. Sam Shipe and Shwetha Sundarrajan, “Remixed and The Coven: To the Beat of Feminism,” Byte, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

DM35 Interactive graphic
1. Staff, “The Pandemic Pub: An Emerge/GH360 Project,” Emerge Magazine, University of Guelph-Humber, Toronto, Ontario; Canada;
2. Jordan Miller “How OU, Cleveland County COVID-19 Cases Rank Against Others in Big 12 and What’s Key as Spring Semester Starts,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
3. Gabi DiPaulo, “TIMELINE: In Honor of the Class of 2021, Watch the Last Four Years Unfold,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
CM. Jana Hayes, “Born with Two Strikes': Racial Disparities for Black Community Evident in Norman Police Department Data,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
CM. Aaron Marrie, “PASSHE COVID-19 Cases for Spring 2021 Graphic,” The Rocket, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA;
CM. Vivek Rao and Carson TerBush, “The President’s Speeches: Looking Back on Michael McRobbie’s Tenure by Analyzing His Words,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.

DM36 Informational graphics: Portfolio of work
No winners given in this category.     

DM37 Video Commercial
No winners given in this category.     

DM38 Video PSA
No winners given in this category.

DM39 Video News package
1. Beatrice Alcala and Matthew Rodriguez, “Echo Park Night,” Collegian Times, Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA;
2. Sarah Gill, “Students Lose Their Home to Winter Storm,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX;
3. Andrew Gotshall, “Bon App Scrambles to Feed Students During Massive Power Outage,” The Beacon, University of Portland, Portland, OR;
CM. Veronica Backer-Peral, “Election 2020: When Did Climate Change Become Political?” Los Angeles Loyolan, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;
CM. Anna Brown, Mallorey Daunhauer and Sam House, “Seminary Park Homeless Camp Evicted by Bloomington Police,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN;
CM. Grace Smith, “Destruction of Bridge Causes Problems,” The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University, Waco, TX.

DM40 Video Feature package
1. Sean Jackson, “Creatives in COVID,” Emerge Magazine, University of Guelph-Humber, Toronto, Ontario; Canada;
2. Will Conover, Collin McDaniel and Xavier Turner, “Out of Bounds: Rattler's Redemption,” The Oklahoma Daily, Crimson Quarterly Magazine, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK;
3. Adele Reich, “Women's History Month: Who's Your Journalist Role Model?” www.ballstatedailynews.com, Ball State University, Muncie, IN;
CM. Sierra Dotson, “Earth Day 2021: Cabrini Green Team Cleans Up Campus,” Loquitur, Cabrini University, Radnor, PA;
CM. Veronica Backer-Peral, “EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Joan Wicks Shares Why LMU is Such a Special Place for Her Family,” Los Angeles Loyolan, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA;
CM. Mallorey Daunhauer, “An Inside Look at the 2021 Kiwanis IN Balloon Fest,” Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.

DM41 Video Documentary
No winners given in this category.     

DM42 Open (free) form poetry
1. Joi Axem, “My Peace,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL.

DM43 Closed (traditional) form poetry
No winners given in this category.     

DM44 Experimental fiction
No winners given in this category.

DM45 Traditional fiction
1. David Martin, “Eternal Moon: Echoes Across Time,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL.

DM46 Essays
1. Ashlie Rodriguez, “Pelo Malo: An Afro-Latina Experience,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL;

DM47 Non-fiction article
1. Estefano Reyes, “The Last Hope for Venezuelans,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL;
2. Matthew Chong, “Pandemic Racism: The FrontLine War Special Report for Emerge/GH360,” Emerge Magazine, University of Guelph-Humber, Toronto, Ontario; Canada.
3. Abigail Vervaeke, “Reflection, Relocation & Resilience,” Commtracks, Simmons University, Boston, MA.

DM48 Non-fiction interview
1. Daniela Patricio, “Creating Digital Communities,” Emerge Magazine, University of Guelph-Humber, Toronto, Ontario; Canada
2. Sean Jackson and Michaela Wong, “Q & A with Paul Perrier,” Emerge Magazine, University of Guelph-Humber, Toronto, Ontario; Canada.

DM49 Non-fiction Column
1. Gabriela Garcia, “Eighteen Years of Injustices Experienced as a Girl,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL.

DM50 Portfolio Illustration
1. Adriana Alonso, Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL.

DM51 Photograph-Single Artistic photograph
1. Stefani Davila, “Soledad,” Urbana Literary & Arts, Miami, Dade College/Eduardo J. Padrón Campus, Miami, FL.