UND's television program wins awards at 2014 Midwest Journalism Conference
Posted on 4/28/2014
The University of North Dakota's live television show, Studio One, recently received eight regional awards in three different competitions at the 2014 Midwest Journalism Conference in Bloomington, Minn.
Each year at this conference, journalists from across the Midwest gather for two days of training sessions, awards ceremonies and networking. This year, Studio One, had 10 interns attend the conference.
Following is a list of awards, awardees, news category, placing, and the title of their story.
Northwest Broadcast News Association Eric Sevareid Awards
Brian Gendreau, Circle Pines, Minn., Sports Reporting, First, The Beat of UND Hockey Anne Hook, Thief River Falls, Talk/Public Affairs, First, Karen Nyberg interview Cory Robertson, Minneapolis, Soft Feature, First, Flying for Freedom Studio One, Cable Newscast, Award of Merit, Studio One full show
Society of Professional Journalists' Mark of Excellence Awards
Brian Gendreau, Feature Reporting, First, Tommy Takes the Gold Brian Gendreau, Sports Reporting, Finalist, The Beat of UND Hockey
These awards represent the best work done by broadcast news operations and journalists in a six-state region.
Studio One is an award-winning news and information program produced at the University of North Dakota Television Center.
Contact: Stephanie Flyger Studio One Director of Marketing 701.777.4345 Stephanie.flyger@UND.edu
David L. Dodds Writer/Editor Media Relations Coordinator Public Relations Group Division of University and Public Affairs 264 Centennial Drive Stop 7144 Grand Forks, ND 58202-7144 701.777.5529 | 701.777.4616 fax David.dodds@UND.edu UND.edu