The department of Journalism hosted the Jay and Gail Milner Distinguished Student Journalism Awards on April 28 in the Moudy South newsroom. The Milner awards, established by TCU alumna Gail Milner in memory of her late husband Jay, a long-time newspaper reporter, recognize student achievement in several categories. The judges this year were Elizabeth Campbell, Richard Escobedo, Corinne Hildebrandt and Charean Williams.
The award winners and their winning entries are as follows:
Television News Feature
“The power of Bingo brings the community together” by Leah Bolling
“Dorm drinking trends show increase in 2020” by Tristen Smith
Enterprise Multimedia Reporting
“A dedication to sound: The Van Cliburn Concert Hall at TCU officially opens” by JD Pells
Story of the Year – Visual
“Frog Family: TCU reached far and wide to put together perfect 2022 team” by Colin Post
Reporter of the Year
Editor of the Year
Additionally, several students were inducted into the Kappa Tau Alpha honor society during the event.
View the full event program at 2022 Student Media Awards Program (canva.com).