F Newsmagazine, SAIC's student-run journal of arts, culture, and politics, received numerous awards at the Fall 2020 National College Media Convention, presented virtually on October 22-24. The College Media Convention is a collaborative event sponsored by the College Media Association (CMA), which hosts the Pinnacle Awards, and the Associated Collegiate Press (ACP), which hosts the Pacemaker Awards.
The full list of the CMA Pinnacle Awards include:
- Best College Newspaper (Four-Year, Less-Than-Weekly): 1st Place
- Best Online Main Page: 1st Place
- Best Ad Campaign: 1st Place, Shannon Lewis
- Best Editorial Cartoon: 1st Place, Reilly Branson
- Best Newspaper Opinion Page/Spread, 2nd Place, F Newsmagazine staff
- Best Magazine News Page/Spread: 3rd place, Zainab Ahmed, Ishita Dharap
- Best Podcast: 3rd Place, Dustin Lowman, Luis López Levi, Olivia Canny
- Best Infographic: Honorable Mention, Raven Mo
- Best Magazine Entertainment Page/Spread: Honorable Mention, Georgia Hampton, Cat Cao
The full list of the ACP Pacemaker Awards include:
- Winner of an Online Pacemaker Award for Best Four-Year School Website
- Finalist for a Newspaper Pacemaker Award for Best Four-Year School Newspaper
- Editorial Cartoon of the Year: 1st Place, Reilly Branson, "Humpty Trumpty"
- Comic Panel/Strip: 4th Place, Madeleine Aguilar, "Luteboy Can't Fly"
- Informational Graphic: 5th Place, Cat Cao, "From the Copper Mine to the Canvas"
- Informational Graphic: Honorable Mention, Raven Mo, "Who's on the Board," p. 16 of the February 2020 Issue
- Story of the Year, In-Depth News Story: Honorable Mention, Leo Smith, "When the Dean Said a Slur, And Then Got Promoted"
- Story of the Year, Local Climate Change Reporting: 5th Place, Dustin Lowman, "Divestment, Part 2: A 'Neutral' Policy"
- Magazine Page/Spread: Honorable Mention, Cat Cao, "Reading Between the Community Guidelines"
Read all of the current and back issues at F Newsmagazine.