The Daily Skiff and Image Magazine rack up TIPA awards

The Daily Skiff and Image Magazine took home several awards this past weekend at the Texas Intercollegiate Press Association Convention in Kerrville.

The Skiff won second place in General Excellence and Best of Show. The DailySkiff.com site won first place in Web Excellence.

Image Magazine won the Sweepstakes Award at the TIPAconvention. TIPA is the largest and oldest college press association in the nation. Image Magazine staff received second place in Overall Excellence.

The Skiff was also honored during the weekend at the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors Convention in College Station, receiving honorable mention in the Newspaper of the Year category.

The Skiff’s newspaper and online student advertising staff won three awards at the College Newspapers Business and Advertising Managers Convention in Los Angeles.

Among the three different conventions, 18 students from the Skiff, Image Magazine and TCU News Now won a total of 38 awards.


TIPA General Magazine

Katelyn English, 1st Place, General Magazine Cover Design

Ronald Villegas, 1st Place, General Magazine Feature Photo

Ronald Villegas, 1st Place, General Magazine Illustration

Brett Larson, 1st Place, General Magazine Column Essay

Julieta Chiquillo, 2nd Place, General Magazine Feature Story

Saerom Yoo, 2nd Place, General Magazine News Feature Story

Ronald Villegas and Josh Schweser, 3rd Place, General Magazine Cover Design


TIPA Newspaper Division I (daily newspapers published four to five times per week)

Amanda Ringel, 1st Place, Information Graphic

Daily Skiff Staff, 2nd place, Editorial

Daily Skiff Staff, 2nd Place, Best of Show

Jason Fochtman, 2nd Place, Feature Story

Lindy Shoup, 2nd Place, Opinion/Editorial Page Design

Paige McArdle, 2nd Place, Single Subject Design

Daily Skiff Staff, 3rd Place, Special Edition/Section

Chance Welch, 3rd Place, Sports Action Photo

Paige McArdle, 3rd Place, News Photo

Alexander Boase, 3rd Place, Ad Design

Daily Skiff Staff, Honorable Mention, Overall Excellence

Amanda Ringel, Honorable Mention, Photo Illustration

Jason Fochtman, Honorable Mention, Feature Photo

Travis Brown, Honorable Mention, Sports News Story

Amanda Ringel, Honorable Mention, Sports Page Design

Julieta Chiquillo, Honorable Mention, Feature Story

Stacie Shidler, Honorable Mention, Ad Design

Jacob Brahce, Honorable Mention, Editorial Cartoon


TIPA Online Division 2

Staff, DailySkiff.com, 1st Place, General Web Site Excellence

Staff, DailySkiff.com, 1st Place, Best Interactivity

Travis Brown, Chance Welch and Rose Baca, DailySkiff.com, 1st Place, Best Video

Travis Brown, Chance Welch and Rose Baca, DailySkiff.com, 1st Place, Multimedia Package

Travis Brown, Chance Welch and Rose Baca, DailySkiff.com; 2nd Place, Multimedia Package

Phil Mann, TCUNewsNow.com, 3rd Place, Best Breaking News

Rose Baca, DailySkiff.com, Honorable Mention, Best Breaking News

College Newspapers Business and Advertising Managers Annual Convention, March 24-28, Los Angeles

Brett Larson and Traci Clayton, 3rd place, Online Newspaper Promotional Ad (newspapers with 30,000 circulation and below)

Stacie Shidler, 3rd Place, Display Ad, Black & White

Staff, 3rd Place, Training Program