2020 California Journalism Awards - Campus Division

Illustration ( 4-Year Universities)Back

  • Place Name: First Place
    Contestant Name: CSU Fullerton-Daily Titan
    Entry Title: As the fires rage, politicians need to act against climate change
    Entry Credit: Huyen Tran Tran
    Judge Comment: CSU Fullerton's entries were all very strong - really hard to pick a favorite. But this one for its simple, direct messaging.
  • Place Name: Second Place
    Contestant Name: CSU Fullerton-Daily Titan
    Entry Title: Disneyland and Knottā€™s Berry Farm close their gates until April
    Entry Credit: Huyen Tran Tran
    Judge Comment: Wow! Really liked the muted colors showing a desolate Disneyland. And the tumbleweed was a great touch.
  • Place Name: Third Place
    Contestant Name: CSU Fullerton-Daily Titan
    Entry Title: The pandemic taught me how to parent with patience
    Entry Credit: Margaret Tran
    Judge Comment: This graphic told the story so many people are living in the pandemic. Lots going on but it didn't feel too busy.
  • Place Name: Fourth Place
    Contestant Name: San Jose State University-Spartan Daily
    Entry Title: Anti-Maskers Extend Pandemic
    Entry Credit: Nick Ybarra
    Judge Comment: Really liked the tone and the jaunty virus. Only thing I thought was a bit off was the anti-maskers at a party likely would be smiling.
  • Place Name: Fifth Place
    Contestant Name: Cal Poly-Pomona-The Poly Post
    Entry Title: Ruth Bader Ginsburg
    Entry Credit: Sharon Wu
    Judge Comment: Simple, but really captured her essence.