Following closely on the heels of its 2008 College
Press Freedom Award, The Montclarion
was once again recognized at an awards luncheon for winners of the 2008-2009
New Jersey Better College Newspaper Contest held in Trenton on April 18.
Sponsored by the New Jersey Collegiate Press Association, the contest recognizes
the best in New Jersey college newspaper production.
For this year’s contest, 389 entries
from 19 college newspapers were judged, and The
Montclarion and members of its staff received the following awards:
/ Investigative Reporting:
Third Place – Jason Serafino
Second Place – Peter Schaus
Third Place – The Montclarion
Additionally, the entire editorial staff of The Montclarion received honorable
mention in the Editorial Writing category, and Kristie Cattafi and Kulsoom
Rizvi received honorable mention in the Biography / Personality Profile category.
Congratulations to all!