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JMS Students Place in Top 20 of Hearst Multimedia One/Features Competition

February 10, 2016

Journalism seniors Cooper Davisson and Michelle Monroy participated in the Hearst Journalism Awards multimedia competition. Davisson placed 12th and Monroy tied for 17th in the competition that is open to 108 member colleges and universities of the Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication with accredited undergraduate journalism programs. SDSU placed eighth in the Intercollegiate Multimedia Competition.

The Journalism Awards Program, now in its 56th year, added multimedia to the competitions in 2010. The program also includes five writing, one radio, two television, and two photojournalism competitions offering up to $500,000 in scholarships, matching grants and stipends.