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WFIU-WTIU Newsroom Takes Home 17 SPJ Awards

Accolades for professional and student on-air and online work.

The units of IU’s Radio-Television Services, including WFIU Public Radio and WTIU Television, received 17 awards, including six first-place finishes, at the Indiana chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists’ Best in Indiana Journalism competition.

Winners were honored at the 34th Annual Awards Banquet at the Indianapolis Marriott North Hotel on April 19, 2013.

Professional: Election Night Coverage, Radio
First Place, WFIU News

Best Online Multimedia
Second Place, Bonnie Layton and Julie Rawe, “A Walk Behind The Wire: Women In Indiana’s Prisons

Best Feature Story, Any Indiana station
Second Place, Kyle Stokes, “Changes To Autism’s Definition Could Affect Millions In School Funding

Professional: In-Depth Reporting, Radio
Second Place, Julie Rawe, “A Walk Behind The Wire: Women In Indiana’s Prisons

Professional: Best Feature Story, Outside Indianapolis market TV stations
Third Place, Sarah Curtiss, Ross Crooks, and Cara Weaver, “Heidelberg Haus

Professional: Best Features Videography, Outside Indianapolis market TV stations
First Place, Jason Pear, “The Black Widow – Jeanette Lee”
Third Place, Justin Crossley, “Expressions: Mike Burchfield

Student: Best Feature Story, Print and Digital Division
First Place, Kyle Clayton, 812 Magazine, “Dubois County Dew

Student: Features Reporting, Radio
First Place, Sehvilla Mann, “Affordable Care Act’s Impact On Hoosier Farmers Uncertain
Second Place, Jimmy Jenkins, “Some Still Uncertain About I-69′s Economic Impact
Third Place, Jason Gabrick, “Lawmakers Will Fund Full-Day Kindergarten Before Pre-K

Student: Best News Reporting, Radio
First Place, Sehvilla Mann, “Indianapolis Case Could Influence Reproductive Law
Second Place, Sehvilla Mann, “Indiana Same-Sex Assault Cases Cannot Be Classified As Rape

Student: Best News Reporting, Television
First Place, Amanda Solliday, “Madison Juvenile Facility Helps Track Butterfly Migrations
Second Place, Kody Gilliland, “ATV Accidents Trending Upward In Indiana
Third Place, Kody Gilliland, “Residents Damage Foreclosed Homes Before Eviction

Previous Winners: 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009

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