News Journalism Students Recognized with Multiple Awards
Several Metea Valley newspaper journalism students were recognized for excellence in the annual Northern Illinois Scholastic Press Association journalism competition.
In addition, The Stampede magazine was awarded a Silver Certificate for print publications, and Metea Media was awarded a Gold Certificate for online publications and a Golden Eagle trophy, which was award to the top five publications in our region.
Individual students on The Stampede staff who were recognized were:
Grace Davidson (Blue Ribbon: Sports Writing)
Autumn Zayas (Blue Ribbon: Photography)
Ashley Xie (Blue Ribbon: Cartooning)
The Stampede Editorial Board (Blue Ribbon: Editorial Writing)
Mishal Nizar (Honorable Mention: Graphic Design)
Pravalika Balajivaishnavi, Bela Sanchez, Ursula Sturgeon, and Kat Viloria (Honorable Mention: Multimedia Package)
Olivia Gaziano (Honorable Mention: Photo Gallery. Honorable Mention: Video Production)
Leland Pan and Jessica Velazquez (Honorable Mention: Breaking News)