Stony Brook journalism students win SPJ awards

Nine SBU journalism students received awards for their work at last weekend’s Mark of Excellence Luncheon. Matthew Gerardi, the School of Journalism’s first graduate student to win an honors, received second place in the category of Online Feature Reporting.
The conference was put on by the Society for Professional Journalists, and was held at Stony Brook University.

Here is a list of all of the SBU student awards:

Feature Photography: Second Place: Imagine peace – by Kenneth Ho
Photo Illustration: Second Place: We’ll continue. We always do. We always will. – by Nick Statt, Andi Liao, Najib Aminy and Vincent Barone, • Third Place: Brenton is back – by Ezra Margono
Sports Writing First Place: Brenton’s back – by Sam Kilb
Online Feature Reporting Second Place: Engineering music – by Matthew Gerardi
Television General News Reporting First Place: The Social Host Project: an in-depth look at Long Island’s Social Host Law – by Lauren Cioffi