The Daily wins three first-place ACP awards

Andrew Mannix

The Minnesota Daily picked up three first-place Best of Show awards from the Associated Collegiate Press convention held in Minneapolis this past weekend.  Delegates from college newspapers all over the country attended the annual convention, comprised of workshops pertinent to collegiate journalists.  Convention attendees submitted for awards in five categories.  The Daily placed first in all eligible categories: Newspaper Special Edition, Four-year College Daily Newspaper and Publication Web Site. 

The full list of winners:

Two-year College Newspaper:
1. Campus Ledger, Johnson County Community College
2. Crowder Sentry, Crowder College
3. The Montage, St. Louis Community College-Meramec

Newspaper Special Edition:
1. Minnesota Daily, University of Minnesota
2. The Volante, University of South Dakota
3. The Montage, St. Louis Community College-Meramec
4. The Pointer, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Four-year College Non-daily Newspaper:
1. The State Hornet, Sacramento State University
2. The Volante, University of South Dakota
3. The Defender, St. Michael’s College
4. Cardinal Points, State University of New York, Plattsburgh
5. The Johnsonian, Winthrop University
6. The Mirror, Fairfield University
7. The Recorder, Central Connecticut State University

Four-year College Daily Newspaper:
1. Minnesota Daily, University of Minnesota

Publication Web Site:
1. Minnesota Daily, University of Minnesota
2. The Daily Cardinal, University of Wisconsin
3. The Miami Hurricane, University of Miami
4. The Volante, University of South Dakota
5. Cardinal Points, State University of New York, Plattsburgh