Final Print Issue For Good
April 15, 2016 by upbeaconstaffblog
And here it is: an historic final issue with historic page one placement of an editorial on an historic issue.
This Beacon video by Shelby Vaculin provides context for the editorial:
The final issue also featured a look back by 2015-16 Editor-in-Chief Katie Dunn and a look ahead to our all-digital move by 2016-17 Editor-in-Chief Malika Andrews
Behind the scenes at our final print production night:
They don’t seem too sad to say goodbye to print, do they?
Kobe Bryant’s last night in the NBA was EIC Katie Dunn’s last night at The Beacon
One print lover posted these on all the news racks.
Sports Editor Malika Andrews passes the “torch” to her successor, Hunter Jacobson
Clare Duffy stands in for Living Editor Karen Garcia (in class) and Rachel Rippetoe takes over the Living section.
Opinions Editor Lydia Laythe welcomes Olivia Sanchez to the position for next year.
Copy Editor Melissa Aguilar was so good she has two replacements: Hannah Sievert and Cheyenne Schoen.
Design Editor Rebekah Markillie awards new Creative Director Hannah Baade a trash can for reasons only they understand.
-Nancy Copic, Ass’t Director for Student Media