Kaneland Krier receives awards during NISPA journalism competition

By on May 13, 2013

KANELAND—The Kaneland Krier staff attended a journalism competition hosted by the Northern Illinois School Press Association (NISPA) at DuPage Community College on Friday, April 12, and received awards as a whole and individually.

The paper earned a Silver Certificate for Excellence in Journalism. Editor Elizabeth Such earned first place in Feature Writing and Column Writing categories. Editor Amelia Likeum earned honorable mention in Photography. Executive editor Alexis Roach earned first place in Ad Design. And editors Alexia Orosco and Michelle McCracken earned honorable mention in team In-Depth.