Topic: David Hoernlen
Clarksville, TN – The All State, Austin Peay State University’s student newspaper, was ranked No. 4 in the South on Feb. 21 at the annual Southeast Journalism Conference, held Feb. 20-22 at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette.
The newspaper staff also earned individual awards in the annual Best of the South competition. Christy Walker, former cartoonist for The All State, was ranked No. 1 in the South for her editorial cartoons. «Read the rest of this article»
Austin Peay State University
Clarksville, TN – For the first time in the 80-plus-year history of The All State, the student newspaper of Austin Peay State University, a staff member was named among the best nationally at the annual Associated Collegiate Press conference held recently in Chicago.
Christy Walker, editorial cartoonist for The All State, was given a second-place individual award for her cartoon depicting Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan with religious items that accompanied an editorial about her private meetings with local religious officials. «Read the rest of this article»
Clarksville, TN – Four members of The All State staff earned high honors in the Student Society for News Design’s annual College News Design Contest.
Administered and sponsored by the Columbia School of Journalism at the University of Missouri, the contest is widely recognized as one of the top peer-to-peer competitions in the country. Highly respected journalism programs like that of Mizzou, Northwestern, Indiana University, University of North Carolina and Penn State participate. «Read the rest of this article»
Student Staff Garners Awards
Clarksville, TN – The All State, Austin Peay State University’s student newspaper, was named fourth best college newspaper in the south at the annual Southeast Journalism Conference held February 9th-11th at the University of Tennessee at Martin.
Eight student staff members attended the annual conference, several of whom earned regional honors for their work. The All State ranked higher than all other Tennessee colleges competing and above a number of student newspapers from much larger journalism programs across the south.
A total of 34 colleges and universities entered the competition for Best College Newspaper in the South. «Read the rest of this article»
APSU Student Newspaper
Clarksville, TN – Three staff members from The All State student newspaper at Austin Peay State earned recognition as “Best of the South” for work they produced during the past year at the 25th annual Southeast Journalism Conference held February 17th-19th in Troy, AL.
Patrick Armstrong, editor-in-chief and graduate student from Lebanon, earned first place in “Best Public Service Journalism” for his series on campus police violating the federal Clery Act mandate multiple times over the past year for late reporting in the campus crime log and the late submission of the annual campus crime report. From this series, campus police now makes the campus crime log available online for public inspection. «Read the rest of this article»