MavRadio Earns Four Eric Sevareid Awards at the Midwest Journalism Conference

IMG_3850


MavRadio/KVNO-FM returned from the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota. MavRadio/KVNO-FM didn’t come home empty handed – they won eight awards The MBJA awards includes submissions from six states: Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin. KVNO student reporter Brandon McDermott won six of the awards – two student awards and four professional awards. Brandon has now won 20 awards for reporting at KVNO since arriving in June of 2011.

A complete list of the awards won:

MavRadio –

Brandon McDermott – First Place – Student Sports reporting – Marlin Briscoe Feature
Brandon McDermott – First Place – Student Hard Feature – Chuck Hagel Feature
Claire Sapone – First Place – Student Investigative story – EPA/Water quality
Julia Puder – Award of Merit – Student Soft feature – Earth Day Around the World

MavRadio/KVNO-FM just returned from the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota. MavRadio/KVNO-FM didn’t come home empty handed – they won eight awards The MBJA awards includes submissions from six states: Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin. KVNO student reporter Brandon McDermott won six of the awards – two student awards and four professional awards. Brandon has now won 20 awards for reporting at KVNO since arriving in June of 2011.

About Mav Radio

The University of Nebraska at Omaha's student-run college radio station.

Comments are closed.