Former Skyline View Editor in Chief Aaron Washington and current Editor in Chief Michelle Kelly, who penned the editorial on behalf of the staff, are up for the prestigious award under the editorial/opinion category of the 2014 Associated Collegiate Press Story of the Year Contest. Among the other schools listed as finalists in this category are Yale University and UCLA.
Winners will be announced Nov. 1 at the National College Media Convention in Philadelphia.
You can check out all the finalists here: http://studentpressblogs.org/acp/2014-acp-story-of-the-year-finalists/
Article and photo by Nancy Kaplan-Biegel