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vanderbilt student media awards

 

 

THE CHARLES FORREST ALEXANDER AWARD IN JOURNALISM 
Given in memory of Charles F. Alexander, B.A., ‘50, to a student who has achieved distinction in student journalistic projects. The student journalist’s activities must be broad based and distinguished.

 

alexander award winners

 

THE WRVU NASHVILLE AWARD FOR

DEDICATION TO EXCELLENCE IN RADIO BROADCASTING 

The WRVU Nashville Award for Dedication to Excellence in Radio Broadcasting is presented annually to an undergraduate Vanderbilt student who is a current WRVU DJ, a member of the executive staff, and one who has shown excellence beyond expectations for their position in their dedication to WRVU either in listenership, programming, music education of the public, engineering, or financial support. This award was created by Dr. James Noble, a 1997 A&S graduate and former WRVU general manager.

 

wrvu nashville award winners

 

THE GEYER AWARD 

For excellence in investigative and interpretive reporting in the campus publications or on radio station WRVU. Established in 1970 by Richard A. Geyer, Jr.

 

geyer award winners

 

THE JIM LEESON PRIZE

The Jim Leeson Prize will be awarded annually to the student journalist at Vanderbilt University who best exemplifies the value of fairness and impartiality in reporting. Such reporting shows respect for all parties, especially on divisive and controversial issues, and a commitment to reporting facts as clearly, honestly, and thoroughly as possible.

 

jim leeson prize winners

 

THE STEPHEN A. CALDWELL

LEADERSHIP AWARD 

The Stephen A. Caldwell Award is presented annually to an outstanding student media division leader whose performance reflects Dean Caldwell's vision, integrity and commitment to excellence.

 

stephen a. caldwell award winners

 

THE SKIP BAYLESS AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN SPORTS JOURNALISM

The Skip Bayless Award for Excellence in Sports Journalism presented annually to an outstanding Vanderbilt student who exhibits a tireless work ethic and relentless commitment to truth telling in

sports coverage, analysis or commentary. Awarded in honor of Skip Bayless, A&S ‘74

 

skip bayless award winners

 

STUDENT MEDIA ROOKIE OF THE YEAR 

 

STUDENT MEDIA INNOVATOR

 

STUDENT MEDIA MOST VALUABLE PLAYER