May 2, 2017

Student Hearst Award Winners Put NYU in Top 10

Hearst Journalism Awards Program

New York University placed in the Top 10 for accumulated student points in the 2016-17 Hearst Journalism Awards Writing Competition.

NYU winners and finalists for this year’s writing competition were:

Omar Etman (Feature Writing)
For Black Muslim students, a two-pronged fight for solidarity“)

Mariana Fernandez (Enterprise Reporting)
How Ghana’s Biggest Slum Copes with Climate Change-Fueled Floods“)

Kelvin Huang (Sports Writing)
Fight Night

Josephine Marie Luck (“Computing Your Commute” and “NYU Students with Pets“) was also a finalist in the TV Features competition.