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TSN snags multiple honors at annual MPA college contest

Awards for writing, photography, design, advertising, and more

The “Michigan State College” sign next to the MSU Union on Dec. 5, 2020.
The “Michigan State College” sign next to the MSU Union on Dec. 5, 2020. —
Photo by Annie Barker | The State News

Today's S'Newsers won multiple honors at the 2020 Michigan Press Association college contest, for which winners were announced via a virtual ceremonly March 25, 2021.

S'News wins included:

College Newspaper of the Year, Division 2: Second Place, The State News

Best Photographer, Division 2: First Place, Annie Barker 

Editorial, Division 2: Third Place, “It’s On Us, but it’s also on MSU.” State News Staff

Feature Photo, Division 2: Second Place, “Barrio-ista.” Alyte Katilius

Front Page Design, Division 2: Honorable Mention, “Uncharted Territory.” Alyte Katilius, Genna Barner, Mila Murray, Madison O’Connor

Investigative Reporting, Division 2: Honorable Mention, “#Fixtheflatrate: Black Student Alliance calls for accessible tuition model.” Edwin Jaramillo, Syliva Jarrus, Conor Desilets

Multimedia Reporting, Open Class: Honorable Mention, “Scenes from the East Lansing area before, after coronavirus pandemic.” State News Staff

News Story, Division 2: Second Place, “East Lansing bars packed after in-person class cancellation.” Karly Graham, Wendy Guzman, Matt Schmucker

Non-Front Page Design, Division 2: Second Place, “ ‘I don’t think anyone really knowns’: Future uncertain for East Lansing small businesses.” Genna Barner, Wendy Guzman, Annie Barker

Single Ad, Open Class: First Place, “Campus View - Cabrio Properties.” Courtney McKown; and Second Place, “RHA - Campus Center Cinemas.” Courtney McKown

Special Advertising Section, Open Class: Second Place, “The State News Spring 2020 Housing Guide.” State News Staff

Sports News/Features, Division 2: First Place, “Michigan State wrestling’s Cameron Caffey: Engineering wins on and off the mat.” Elijah McKown

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