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State, regional, and national recognition and awards by Academic Year

Associated Collegiate Press:

National Finalist Winner for the Online Pacemaker competition

Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)
Southeast Regional Competition:

1st Place - Best (small) College Newspaper
1st Place - Best (small) College Affiliated Website
1st place - Individual Winner In-depth Reporting
1st Place - Individual Winner Feature Writing
1st Place - Individual Winner Editorial Writing
1st Place - Individual Winner Columnist
1st Place - Individual Winner Sports Writing
1st Place - Individual Winner Sports Photography
2nd Place - In-depth Reporting
3rd Place - Sports Writing
3rd Place - Feature Photography

Florida College Press Association (FCPA):

1st place - Feature Writing
1st Place - Feature Design
1st Place - Editorial/Op Writing
1st Place - Sports Writing
2nd place - Best College Newspaper
2nd Place - News Writing
3rd place - News Writing
3rd Place - Editorial/Op-ed Writing

Florida College Press Association Competition:

1st Place - Best College Newspaper
1st Place - Best Feature Story
1st Place - Best Sports Photo
3rd place - Best Sports Photo

Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)
Southeast Regional Competition:

Regional finalist for Best College Website

Florida College Press Association Competition:

1st Place - Best College Newspaper
1st Place - Best Editorial/Opinion Column
2nd Place - Best News Photo
2nd Place - Best Feature Story
2nd Place - Best Editorial/Opinion Column
3rd Place - Best Sports Story
3rd Place - Best Front Cover Design
3rd Place - Best Editorial/Opinion Column

Association of Collegiate Press (ACP):

National Finalist for Best College Website in the category of schools with enrollment less than 5,000

Florida College Press Association Competition:

1st Place - Best News Story
2nd place - Best Feature Story
2nd place - Best Sports Photo
2nd place - Best Sports Story
2nd place - Best College Website
3rd place - Best College Newspaper
3rd Place - Best News Photo

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Student Journalists

Student Journalists

Read about how Eckerd students and alumni supported their major with a minor in Journalism. Visit the Students section for details.

Journalist of the Year

Each May, The Current's Journalist of the Year is recognized for the year's best work in writing, photography, design, and innovation.

Recipients:
2013 - Malena Carollo '13
2012 - Carver Elliott Lee '13
2011 - Max Martinez '12
2010 - Petra Stevenson '11