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Illinois students win IBA awards

9/16/2013  8:00 am

University of Illinois students and alumni won ten awards, including two first places, in this year's Illinois Broadcasters Association Student Silver Dome Awards. The awards were announced today at the "IBA-U" student conference at Illinois State University in Normal.

The winners:

  • 2nd Place, Best Radio Newscast: UI-7 News with Lise Graham
  • 1st Place, Best Radio News Story: Lise Graham
  • 3rd Place, Best Radio News Story: Bria Purdiman
  • 2nd Place, Best Radio Sports Story: Max Tane
  • 3rd Place, Best Radio Sports Story: Kyle Breitbarth
  • 2nd Place, Best TV Longform Programming: Illinois Travels to Turkey (Caroline Pahl)
  • 3rd Place, Best TV Newscast: UI-7 News
  • 3rd Place, Best TV News Pack: Robert Lowe
  • 1st Place, Best TV Sports Pack: Max Tane
  • 3rd Place, Best TV Weathercast: Rachel Musnicki

The awards were given in competition with students at other Illinois colleges and universities.

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