NC State Student Media earns 21 awards from NCCMA in 2015

NC State Student Media’s organizations and contributors won a combined 21 awards and honorable mentions in the North Carolina College Media Association’s 2015 student media competition.

Agromeck brought home 11 awards in the Yearbook division:

Best of Show, first place

Student Life Copy, first place, Nikki Stoudt, “Smart eating”

Student Life Copy, third place, Elizabeth Moomey, “Funding the future”

Sports Copy, third place, Elizabeth Moomey, “State of flux”

Sports Copy, honorable mention, Jon Stout, “Packing for Omaha”

Sports Copy, honorable mention, Kaitlin Montgomery, “Straight to Heel”

Photography, first place, John Joyner, “Straight to Heel” (dominant)

Photography, honorable mention, Alex Cao, “Burn Out” (dominant)

Photography, honorable mention, Tyler Andrews, “Don’t Wanna Go Home” (dominant)

Inside Spread Design, first place, Chelsea Brown, “State of Flux”

Inside Spread Design, honorable mention, Amanda Pearlswig and Kaitlin Montgomery, “The Sound Heard Around”

The Technician won seven awards in the Large School (6,500+ enrollment) Newspaper division:

Best of Show, third place

Photography, second place, Joseph Phillips, “Q&A sparks controversy at MLK event”

Single- or Two-Page Design, second place, Austin Bryan, “Obama backs the pack”

Illustration/Graphic/Cartoon, honorable mention, Davis Leonard, “The Dalai Llama”

News Writing, second place, Jake Moser, “‘Devastating’ cuts”

Sports Writing, honorable mention, Luke Nadkarni, “Wolfpack fans need to grow up”

Opinion Writing, honorable mention, Nicky Vaught, “We can do more”

Windhover won three awards in the Literary Magazines division:

Best of Show, fourth place

Poetry, third place, Erica Brown, “LGBT”

Fiction, honorable mention, Austin Evans, “An End to a Mean”

All awards were for work produced and/or published in the 2014 calendar year. A complete list of award winners is here: http://jomc.unc.edu/sites/default/files/2014_nccma_results.pdf