Montclarion Wins College Press Freedom Award

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The Montclarion representatives receiving the 2008 College Press Freedom Award from the Student Press Law Center and the Associated Collegiate Press at the National College Media Convention in Kansas City, MO, on October 29, 2008. From left to right: faculty advisor Marc Rosenweig, editor-in-chief Bobby Melok, features editor Peter Schaus, news editor Kristie Cattafi, and opinion editor Robert Aitken.

The Montclarion, the independent newspaper at Montclair State University in Montclair, is the recipient of the 2008 College Press Freedom award given by the Student Press Law Center and the Associated Collegiate Press. The award is given each year to a college journalist or college news medium that has demonstrated outstanding support for the free press rights of students. Read more.