Awards

Personal Awards

POYi, Pictures of the Year International 2011

Award of Excellence, News Story Multimedia. Taken by the Ocean.
Produced in collaboration with Eileen Mignoni

Nuestra Mirada 2011, (Latin POYi)

HM, Daily Life Multimedia. Faces of the Crisis

NPPA Best of Photojournalism 2010

Second Place, Feature Video. Roping the Wind
Third Place, News Feature Web. Roping the Wind
HM, Feature Video. Hold Out

CPOY (College Photographer of the Year) 2009

Gold Medal, Multimedia Project. Faces of the Crisis
Gold Medal, Individual Multimedia Story. Roping the Wind

SSND (Student Society for News Design) 2009

First Place, Best overall college news Web site. Roping the Wind

NPPA Best of Photojournalism 2009

Second Place, Documentary Video. Robed in Merit
Finalist, Documentary Video. The Last Generation

SPJ Mark of Excellence Awards 2009

First Place, Online News Reporting. Faces of the Crisis

NPPA Multimedia Competition 2009

First and Second Place. Multimedia. June, October

Southern Short Course 2008

Third Place. Multimedia. Roping the Wind

NPPA Multimedia Competition 2008

First and Third Place. Multimedia. September and December.

Team Awards

Powering a Nation (www.poweringanation.org)

Award of Excellence, Documentary Project of the Year – POYi 67th Pictures of the Year
International
Gold, Large Group Multimedia Project – POYi 67th Pictures of the Year International
Overall Best Use of the Web Award – NPPA Best of Photojournalism 2010
1st Place, News or Feature Multimedia Package (INDE) – NPPA Best of Photojournalism
2010
Gold, Large Group Multimedia Project – CPOY (College Photographer of the Year) 2009
Quarterly winner – SND Society for News Design Best of Multimedia Quarterly
Best Independent Online Student Publication – SPJ (Society of Professional Journalists
Mark of Excellence Awards) 2009
1st place, Best overall college news Web site – SSND (Student Society for News Design)
2009
Finalist, Student Website – The Webby Awards 2010

Facing Deportation (http://facingdeportation.org)

HM, News or Feature Multimedia Package – NPPA Best of Photojournalism 2010
HM, Documentary Video – NPPA Best of Photojournalism 2010
AE, Multimedia Project – CPOY (College Photographer of the Year) 2009

Hardship and Hope (http://www.carolinaphotojournalism.org/economy/)

Silver, Multimedia Project – CPOY (College Photographer of the Year) 2009
Finalist, Student Website – The Webby Awards 2010

Being Asheville (http://www.carolinaphotojournalism.org/cpjw/2009/index2)

Bronze, Multimedia Project – CPOY (College Photographer of the Year) 2009

Andaman Rising (http://www.andamanrising.org)

Silver, SNDies Awards, Society of News Design, 2009
Gold, College and University – Horizon Interactive Awards 2009
First Place – Online News Association Best Student Online Journalism, 2008-09
First Place, Journalism – AEJMC Best of the Web 2009

Nuevas Fronteras (http://carolinaphotojournalism.org/nuevasfronteras/)

Silver Medal, College and University – Horizon Interactive Awards 2009
Cape Fear to Down here (http://www.carolinaphotojournalism.org/cpjw/2008/)
First Place, News or Feature Multimedia Package – NPPA Best of Photojournalism 2009
Best of Category, College and University – Horizon Interactive Awards 2009
Second Place, Multimedia Interactives – Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar 2008
HM, SNDies Awards, Society of News Design, 2009
Finalist, Student Website – The Webby Awards 2009

South of Here (http://www.southofhere.org)

First Place – Online News Association Best Student Online Journalism, 2007-08

Atacama Stories (http://www.atacamastories.org)

Second Place, Multimedia, Small Market, Pictures of the Year International, 2007
Second Place, Multimedia, Independent, Best of Photojournalism Competition, 2007
Bronze Medal, Malofiej 15, International Infographics Competition
Horizon Interactive Awards, 2007, Best of Category. College/University
Horizon Interactive Awards, 2007, Gold Medal, Magazine/News
Finalist, Online News Association Best Student Online Journalism, 2006-07
Bronze Medal, 2007 SNDies Awards, Society of News Design, 2007

Chasing Crusoe (http://www.rcrusoe.org)

Gold Medal, 2006 SNDies Awards, Society of News Design, 2006
Finalist, Online News Association Best Student Online Journalism, 2005-06
Judges Special Recognition Award, College Photographer of the Year 2006, Team Online
Multimedia Category
Bronze Medal, Malofiej 15, International Infographics Competition
Horizon Interactive Awards, 2007, Gold Medal, College/University category
Horizon Interactive Awards, 2007, Silver Medal, Magazine/News category

The Ancient Way (http://www.theancientway.org)

Silver Medal, Malofiej 14, International Infographics Competition
Horizon Interactive Awards, Best of Category 2006, Magazine/News
First Place, AEJMC Best of the Web, Journalism, 2006
Bronze Medal, 2006 SNDies Awards, Society of News Design, 2006
Finalist, Online News Association Best Student Online Journalism, 2005-06

Chiloé Stories (http://www.chiloestories.org)

Yahoo Site of the Day, August 6, 2004
First Place – Online News Association Best Student Online Journalism, 2003-04
First Place, Multimedia, Independent, Best of Photojournalism Competition, 2005
Second Place, Multimedia, Independent, Pictures of the Year International, 2005
Gold Medal, 2005 SNDies Awards, Society of News Design, 2005

Ten Years On (http://www.tenyearson.org)

First Place, Multimedia, Independent, Best of Photojournalism Competition, 2004
Second Place, Multimedia, Independent, Pictures of the Year International, 2004
Award of Excellence, 2004 SNDies Awards, Society of News Design
Finalist – Online News Association Best Student Online Journalism, 2003-04

Life at the End of the Road (http://www.endoftheroad.org)

Best of Competition, Broadcast Education Association, 2004