Drake students picked up national awards this weekend, including the Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker award for Urban Plains, at the National College Media Convention in Philadelphia.
First Place Winners were:
- Urban Plains for the Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker award. The team is made up of nine students, and all four of the mini issues are available as free apps foriPad.
- Drake Magazine for best website in the College Media Association’s Pinnacle Awards.
- Meagan Flynn for feature writing for her story “Fading Legacy: The Dwindling of America’s Small Towns.”
Read on for a full story and list of winners.