The Northern Star picked up 14 awards from the 2023 Illinois College Press Association in their annual awards program. Click below for the Northern Star article.
Photo left to right: Mark Bieganski, Jaime Swanson, Ed Murnane, Rick Baert, Dr. Larry Bolles, Kevin Wendt, Alex Wilkinson, and Eric Krol.
The Hall Of Fame recipients were:
Rick Baert: ’78, senior reporter for Crain
Dr. Larry Bolles: in the “Friends of the Star” category, former director of the Office of Community Standards and Student Conduct at NIU; (10/12/2018)
Ed Murnane: ’66, former political editor at the Daily Herald, staff member for presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush
The Star Innovator Award recipients were:
The Rising Star Award recipients were: