2012 Awards

Hearst small logoHearst National Competition

  • UNC-CH, 2nd Place, National Broadcast Championship
  • Reema Khrais, 2nd Place: Radio News Championship
  • Reema Khrais, 1st Place, Radio News & Features
  • Kathleen Witte, 5th Place, Television News

 

SPJ small logoSPJ National

  • Carolina Connection, National Finalist: Best All-Around Radio Newscast
  • LISTEN – Michael Tomsic & Alletta Cooper, National Finalist: Radio Feature, “Students’ 9/11 memories”
  • WATCH – Justin Page, National Finalist: Television Sports Reporting, “Cost of Bowls”
  • WATCH – Justin Page, National Finalist: Television Feature Photography, “Outdoor Movie Theater”

 

SPJ small logoSPJ Region 2

  • Carolina Week, Best All-Around Television Newscast
  • Carolina Connection, Best All-Around Radio Newscast
  • WATCH – Kassy Scarcia, Television Feature Reporting, “North Carolina Wine”
  • WATCH – Justin Page, Television Feature Photography, “Outdoor Movie Theater”
  • WATCH – Justin Page, Television Sports Reporting, “Cost of Bowls”
  • WATCH – Lindsey Hawkins, Television Sports Reporting, “Renner Siblings”
  • LISTEN – Michael Tomsic & Alletta Cooper, Radio Feature, “Students’ 9/11 memories”
  • LISTEN – Reema Khrais, Radio Feature, “The myth of the ‘freshman fifteen'”
  • LISTEN – Lydia Wilson, Radio In-Depth Reporting, “UNC Sexual Assault Policy”
  • LISTEN – Reema Khrais, Radio News Reporting, “Occupy Chapel Hill”
  • LISTEN – Alletta Cooper, Radio News Reporting, “Guns on campus”

 

NBS small logoNational Broadcasting Society

  • LISTEN – Michael Tomsic, Alletta Cooper and Reema Khrais, 1st Place, Audio News Program, “Carolina Connection 12/03/2011”
  • LISTEN – Michael Tomsic, Alletta Cooper and Reema Khrais, National Finalist, Audio News Program, “Carolina Connection 10/15/2011”
  • WATCH – Kathleen Witte, 1st Place, Video News Segment, “Sexual Assault Cases”
  • WATCH – Justin Page, 1st Place, Video Feature Package, “Outdoor Movie Theatre”
  • WATCH – Justin Page, 1st Place, Video Sports Segment, “Cost of Bowls”
  • WATCH – Patrick Wright, National Finalist, Video News Segment, “Excessive Towing”
  • LISTEN – Alletta Cooper, 1st Place, Audio News Segment, “Students Protest for Guns on Campus”
  • LISTEN – Reema Khrais, 1st Place, Audio Feature Segment, “Myth of Freshman Fifteen”
  • LISTEN – Alletta Cooper, 1st Place, Audio Sports Segment, “What It Takes To Be A Mascot”
  • LISTEN – Reema Khrais, National Finalist, Audio News Segment, “Occupy Chapel Hill”
  • LISTEN – Alletta Cooper, National Finalist, Audio Feature Package, “Holi Moli! Students Celebrate Spring”

 

BEA small logoBroadcast Education Association

  • Carolina Week, 3rd Place, TV Newscast
  • Carolina Connection, Best of Festival, Radio Newscast Category
  • LISTEN – Reema Khrais, 1st Place, Radio Feature News Reporting, “Tweet more, Eat less”
  • LISTEN – Alletta E. Cooper, 2nd Place, Radio Hard News Reporting, “Students protest for guns on campus”
  • WATCH – Preston Jones, 2nd Place, Television Hard News Reporting, “Tuition Increase Protesters”
  • WATCH – Patrick Wright, Honorable Mention, Television Hard News Reporting, “Predatory Towing Investigation”
  • WATCH – Kassy Scarcia, Honorable Mention, Television Feature News Reporting, “NC Wine”

 

RTNDAC small logoRadio Television News Directors Association of the Carolinas

  • WATCH – Carolina Week, 1st Place, Best Student Newscast, “April 18, 2012”
  • Patrick Wright, D. Haney Howel Student Journalist of the Year
  • WATCH – Lindsey Hawkins, Television Sports Reporting, “Renner Siblings”
  • WATCH – Preston Jones, 2nd Place, Television Hard News Reporting, “Tuition Increase Protesters”
  • Andy Rives, 2nd Place: Best Student Sportscast, “Carolina Week – November 21, 2012”
  • Tom Meiner, 1st Place: Best Student Weathercast
  • Drew Day, 2nd Place: Best Student Weathercast
  • WATCH – Patrick Wright, 1st Place: Best Student Photography, “Chapel Hill Towing”

 

CBI small logoCBI National Student Production Awards

  • WATCH – Carolina Week, Best Television Newscast, “February 29, 2012”
  • WATCH – Patrick Wright, Finalist: Best Television News Reporting, “New Predatory Towing”
  • Kathleen Witte, Finalist: Best Television Vodcast, “Wheelchair Accessibility on Campus”
  • LISTEN – Reema Khrais, Winner: Best Radio News Reporting, “Myth of Freshman Fifteen”
  • Carolina Connection, Winner: Best Radio Feature