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The Roundup wins two national awards

By Alex Stanley ’12
THE ROUNDUP/Co-Editor in Chief

The Roundup is the recipient of two National Scholastic Press Association awards in the organization’s 2011 contest.

Rohan Andresen ’12 won honorable mention for Page One Design in the April edition, placing within the top nine in the country.

The staff also claimed honorable mention for the “Soul of Brophy” multimedia package, one of 10 in the country that received an award.

NSPA honors up to 10 entries for each category, with the top fiving gaining title of finalist, and the rest receive honorable mention, according to the NSPA website.

NSPA judges picked the “Soul of Brophy” multimedia project out of 817 entries for Story of the Year, and judges honored the front page of the April edition among 545 entries for the Design of the Year category.

To view the list of finalists for Story of the Year, visit http://studentpress.org/nspa/winners/story11.html, and to see the finalists of the Design of the Year go to http://studentpress.org/nspa/winners/design11.html.