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Newspaper Awards

The Muleskinner brought home seven awards from the Missouri College Media Association banquet Saturday at Truman State in Kirksville. The competition was strong as we were placed in Division I with the University of Missouri-Columbia, Missouri State University, University of Missouri-St. Louis, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Saint Louis University, Lindenwood University, Washington University and Southeast Missouri State University.

Our awards: First and Second in depth news. Kristin Gallagher got first for her story on student fees. Leah Wankum got second for her series on health insurance. Second place in news photography went to Andrew Mather. Andy Lyons took third in regular column writing. Taylor Morris took third in advertising design. We also had Honorable Mentions in regular column writing (Melissa Conger) and feature photography (Andrew Mather).

For more information:
Contact Matt Bird-Meyer at or call 4430