SOJ Alumni wins Young Journalist of the Year Award from NYSAPA

Michael KellyStony Brook University School of Journalism graduate Michael Kelly, class of 2010, won the 2011-12 Mike Hendricks Young Journalist of the Year Award from the New York State Associated Press Association (NYSAPA) for his work at the Amsterdam Recorder.

The NYSAPA holds an annual contest to recognize excellent writing, presentation, photography and graphics in AP member newspaper.

The competition is one of the oldest and most competitive for daily newspapers in New York State.

Congratulations, Michael!