The Butler Collegian had three winners and three finalists in the small newspapers category at the Society of Professional Journalists Region 5 awards banquet April 12 in Chicago.
The three winners go on to compete in the national competition against 11 other SPJ region winners.
Colin Likas, general news reporting, for “Red Ink,” which ran in the Oct. 16, 2013, Collegian.
Maggie Monson, opinion column, for “You don’t have to look sick to be sick,” Nov. 6, 2013.
Audrey Meyer, editorial cartooning, for “Parking Ticket.”
Marais Jacon-Duffy and Taylor Meador, breaking news, for “Butler mourns America’s dog,” Sept. 24, 2013.
Adam Winay, general news reporting, for “$14,738,745 and no one’s talking about where it’s going,” April 24, 2013.
Kyle Beery, sports reporting, for “Barlow desires to coach after playing days,” March 6, 2013.
The region includes collegiate newspapers from Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky.