The Vision, Belmont’s student media outlet, won five awards this weekend from the Tennessee Associated Press Broadcasters & Media Editors college contest, including first place for both College Media Website and TV Newscast (the monthly VNN: Vision News Network). The awards were presented Saturday evening at the John Seigenthaler Center in Nashville. Students from 17 schools submitted more than 300 entries in the contest to honor the best in Tennessee college journalism in 2017.
Individual honors for the evening included:
- Zach Gilchriest placed second for Online Investigative/In-Depth Reporting for his entry, “SGA’s Largest Expenditures Grant Petitions and ASGA Conference Trip.”
- Caitlin Alexander placed second for Television News Reporter for “Nashville Vigil for Las Vegas.”
- Harrison Baldwin placed second for Online Multimedia Journalist for “The Man Behind the Bells.”