Awards


Teddy Gelman (left), Brandon Holveck (center) and Ahmed Qadri (right) accepting awards at the Delaware Press Association awards banquet. (UD Journalism press release)

Adi Patel Award, June 2019

The Adi Patel award is given annually by the UD communication department to the student who best excels in public affairs reporting.

NFPW Communication Contest – First Place College Writing, March 2019 for Cross country runner Diana Dunn finds strength in her new Blue Hen teammates

Delaware Press Association Communication Contest – First Place College Writing, February 2019 for Cross country runner Diana Dunn finds strength in her new Blue Hen teammates

Delaware Press Association Communication Contest – Third Place Podcast, February 2019 for the Delaware Football Roundup.

E.A. Nickerson Award, May 2018

The E.A. Nickerson Award is given annually to the student who, in the opinion of the journalism faculty, has exhibited the highest standards of journalism.

NFPW Communication Contest – First Place College Writing, May 2018 for Psychological warfare: Over 14-year career fired volleyball coaches ‘operated on a platform of fear'”

NFPW Communication Contest – First Place Podcast, May 2018 for the Delaware Football Roundup.

Delaware Press Association Communication Contest – First Place College Writing, March 2018 for Psychological warfare: Over 14-year career fired volleyball coaches ‘operated on a platform of fear'”

Delaware Press Association Communication Contest – First Place Podcast, March 2018 for the Delaware Football Roundup.

C.A. Tilghman Sr. Award, June 2017

Awarded to the best article of any genre (news, enterprise, features) published in the Review during the academic year. The winning story, “‘Psychological warfare’: Over 14-year career fired volleyball coaches ‘operated on a platform of fear,’” was chosen due to its “depth of research, the craftsmanship of the writing and the commitment to journalism’s core values of accuracy, fairness and independence.”