The winners of the fourth annual Jay & Gail Milner Distinguished Student Journalism Awards were announced on Friday.
- Donald Griffin, editor of The Skiff by TCU 360, was named Editor of the Year.
- Samantha Calimbahin, a reporter for TCU 360, received the Reporter of the Year award.
- Tori Whitley, the academics editor for TCU 360, won the award for Text Story of the Year for her feature, “TCU talks about campus sexual assault.”
- Brad Hardcastle, TCU 360’s sports editor, received the Visual Story of the Year award for his multimedia feature, “New flat-seam baseballs preferred by hitters, pitchers and coach.”
The awards honor the late Jay Dunston Milner, a journalism professor at TCU known for his coverage of the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s, and his wife, Gail Milner, who established the annual awards after Jay’s death in 2011. Gail, who attended and later worked at TCU, died in 2012.