2008 Sigma Delta Chi Winners Announced
April 16, 2009 at 7:58 AM (PT)
The SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS has announced the winners of the 2008 SIGMA DELTA CHI awards for excellence in journalism, and radio winners include:
* Breaking News Reporting: NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO, MELISSA BLOCK and ANDREW HSU, CHENGDU earthquake coverage
* Investigative Reporting: NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO, JOHN BURNETT, MARISA PENALOZA, QUINN O'TOOLE, and TANYA BALLARD BROWN, "Dirty Money"
* Feature Reporting: HOMELANDS PRODUCTIONS, ITHACA, NY, "Working"
* Documentaries: SIRIUS XM RADIO, BOB EDWARDS and ARIANA PEKARY, "Stories from Third Med"
* Public Service in Radio Journalism: KPLU/SEATTLE, staff, "Impact of War on Children"
The awards will be presented during the SPJ Convention and National Journalism Conference, AUGUST 27th-30th in INDIANAPOLIS.