"The Connection" Newspaper Staff Win 14 Awards

Published May 02, 2014
     Staff members of The Schoolcraft Connection, the college’s student-run newspaper, received four first-place awards, four second-place awards, four third-place awards and two honorable mentions at the annual Michigan Community College Press Association Awards Ceremony at Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant, MI recently. Issues of The Connection from the 2013-14 academic year can be enjoyed online and there will be periodic feature stories published through the spring and summer months until regular bi-weekly publication resumes in the fall.

The first-place awards included:
• Column Humor: Pete Helms (Livonia)
• Inside Page Design: Kate Mrla (Allen Park)
• Personality Profile: Peter Hubbard (Northville)
• Turkey Award: The Connection Staff 

Second-place awards included: 
• Sports News Story: Evan Paputa (Plymouth)
• Overall Newspaper Design: Connection Staff
• Front Page Design: Sabrina Keyes (Dearborn) and Kate Mrla (Allen Park)
• General Excellence: Connection Staff

Third-place awards included: 
• Sports Column: Josh Covert (Livonia)
• Editorial Writing: The Connection Staff
• Critical Review: Carlos Razo (Garden City)
• Headline Writing: Pete Helms (Livonia)

Honorable Mention went to 
• Sports News Photo: Camyle Cryderman (Livonia)
• Cartoon Editorial: Urmila Bilgi (Novi)

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