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National Award Winners

Colorado National Award Winners – Master List

Last updated – May, 2017

From the Journalism Education Association (JEA)

Lifetime Achievement Award

  •    Stephen Wahlfeldt – 2016
  •    Ann Healey – 2015
  •    Barbara McLachlan – 2014
  •    Jack Kennedy – 2014
  •    Darryl Stafford – 2013
  •    Edward Bray – 2012
  •    Sheila Jones – 2012
  •    Mary Lauck – 2010
  •    Clarissa Crozier – 2007
  •    Kathy Daly – 2007
  •    Dianne Gum – 2007
  •    Marta Hedde-Wood – 2007
  •    Arthur “Dick” Dixon – 2006
  •    Frances Henry – 2006

JEA Medal of Merit

  •    Carrie Faust – 2013
  •    Mark Newton – 2010
  •    Kristi Rathbun – 2007
  •    Jack Kennedy – 2003
  •    Kathy Daly – 2000

Carl Towley Award

  •    Jack Kennedy – 2004
  •    Dorothy Greer – 1971

Friend of Scholastic Journalism

  •    Gary Cordray (Jostens) – 2010
  •    Kim Blumhardt (CSU) – 2007
  •    Jeff Browne (CSU) – 2006
  •    Mary & Barrie Hartman (Louisville) – 2004

Rising Star Award

  • Tim Ryckman – 2017
  • Leslie Thompson – 2016
  • Annie Gorenstein Falkenberg  – 2015
  • Adam Dawkins – 2014
  • Melissa Larson – 2014
  • Jessica Hunziker – 2014
  • Cory Morlock – 2014
  • Angela Banfield – 2013
  • Kathy Gustad – 2011
  • Anastasia Harrison – 2011
  • Karen Slusher – 2011
  • Justin Daigle – 2010
  • Carrie Faust – 2008
  • Nathan Thompson – 2008

H.L Hall Yearbook Adviser of the Year

  • Justin Daigle, Distinguished – 2017
  • Kristi Rathbun – Distinguished – 2014
  • Justin Daigle – Special Recognition – 2014
  • Jed Palmer – Distinguished – 2013
  • Carrie Faust – Distinguished – 2010
  • Kathy Daly – National Winner – 1998, Distinguished – 1996
  • Ann Horner – Special Recognition – 1996

 

Administrator of the Year

Future Teachers Scholarship

Linda S. Puntney Teacher Inspiration

No Colorado winners (yet)

 

From the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA)

Pioneer Award (these honorees have made “substantial contributions to high school publications and journalism programs outside of their primary employment.”)

  •    Kathy Daly
  •    Gloria Eastman
  •    Dorothy Greer
  •    Jack Kennedy
  •    Mark Newton
  •    Laura Schaub

 

Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA)

Laura Schaub has won the Joseph Murphy Award ((2001), the Charles O’Mally Award (2004), and the James Pascal Award (2002) for her work in Oklahoma.

Gold Key

  •    Carrie Faust – 2017
  •    Kristi Rathbun – 2016
  •    Gloria Eastman – 2006
  •    Kathy Daly – 1993
  •    Jack Kennedy – 1989
  •    Laura Schaub – 1983
  •    Don Ridgway – 1981

 

Dow Jones News Fund National Journalism Teacher of the Year

  •    Jack Kennedy – 1993 (then advising in Iowa)
  •    Dorothy Greer – 1962 (then advising in Kansas)

Dow Jones News Fund Special Recognition National Journalism Teacher of the Year

  •    Mark Newton – 1998

Please contact Jack Kennedy at jpkjournalism@gmail.com with updates to this list, missing awards, etc.

 

 

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