The College Media Association has announced The Beacon is one of four weekly newspapers nationwide in the running for a Pinnacle Award for “Four-Year Weekly College Newspaper of the Year.” The other finalists are The Depaulia from Depaul University, The Lasso from Texas Woman’s University and The Vanderbilt Hustler. The winner will be announced at the National College Media Convention in Philadelphia next month.
First Place: Vanderbilt Hustler
Second Place: The Depaulia
Third Place: The Beacon