Society of Professional Journalists

Burr Fall 2016 Staff

The Burr Magazine, Kent State’s general interest student magazine, was named the best student magazine in the nation by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ). Kent State also earned national finalist status in two categories in SPJ’s annual national Mark of Excellence Awards competition. In each category, SPJ chooses one winner ...

Kent State earned top placements in the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) 2014 Mark of Excellence Awards. Kent State received five first-place awards and six finalist placements in the Region 4 competition. The SPJ awards recognize outstanding work in student journalism. Entries are judged by professional journalists. ...