Journalism staff earns recognition at ASU


Members of the journalism staff, from left, front: Stephanie Atchley, Cadyn Qualls and Kensie Walker; back: Shyla Clayton, Lexie Ray, Joanna Perez and Camden Metheny

The journalism staff earned several awards at the Arkansas State University Communications Day held on Saturday, March 5. The staff was named first runner-up in the sweepstakes competition as well as Hoof Prints being named top online publication.

Individual contest winners were Cadyn Qualls – first place in news writing and third place in feature writing; Stephanie Atchley – first place in feature writing and third place in news writing; Kensie Walker – second place in editorial writing and honorable mention in photography; Shyla Clayton – second place in photography and third in editorial writing; and Camden Metheny – honorable mention in photography and editorial writing.