The Bells staff recently attended the annual Texas Intercollegiate Press Association conference in Dallas.
The staff competed in on-site contests and came home with several awards for articles and page designs from 2016.
– Honorable mention, sports news story: Cody Weems
– 3rd place, sports action photo: Jake Stamps
– 1st place, picture story: Madeline Oden, Lauren Lum, Kaylee Blumenfeld, Tra Shedrick
– 2nd place, special edition: Lauren Lum
– Honorable mention, single subject presentation: Geri Wissink and Tori Van Hooser
– 3rd place, feature story: Tori Van Hooser
– 3rd place, illustration: Sarah Ifft
– 1st place, headline: Madeline Oden
– Honorable mention, general column: Lauren Lum
– Honorable mention, infographic: Tori Van Hooser and Geri Wissink
– Honorable mention, feature photo: Alex Boivin
– Honorable mention, overall excellence
– 2nd place, Best of Show