2020 California Journalism Awards - Campus Division

Enterprise News Story or Series ( 2-Year Colleges)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Rosa Junior College-The Oak Leaf
    Entry Title: Joe Rodota Trail
    Entry Credit: The Oak Leaf Staff
    Judge Comment: Good use of photos and voices. Thorough coverage of a local issue. Excellent work.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: Southwestern College-The Sun
    Entry Title: Stranded in Tijuana
    Entry Credit: Julia Woock
    Judge Comment: Great reporting at the border. Tough stories about a tough issue. Great reporting. Solid writing.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: Diablo Valley College-The Inquirer
    Entry Title: College District in Disarray: Senates Pledge No Confidence Vote on Governing Board Ahead of Chancellor Nomination and Accreditation Review
    Entry Credit: Cheasanee Hetherington
    Judge Comment: Comprehensive coverage of a local issue that impacts lots of students and faculty. Good work following the story to its outcome.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: Santa Rosa Junior College-The Oak Leaf
    Entry Title: Election-related feature stories
    Entry Credit: Jonathan Bigall, Willow Ornellas, Emma Molloy, Peyton Krzyzek
    Judge Comment: Lots of stories hear to help people think about the election. As a package, it works.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Southwestern College-The Sun
    Entry Title: Death and Injustice in the Borderlands
    Entry Credit: Julia Woock
    Judge Comment: Important coverage of an issue that deserves attention. Veered into opinion in the first piece. Be careful about that.