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RubicOnline Earns NSPA All-American Ranking

RubicOnline Earns NSPA All-American Ranking

Congratulations to RubicOnline—SPA's online student newspaper—which earned an All-American ranking, along with 5 Marks of Distinction from the National Scholastic Press Association for the 2021-22 online site. The staff was praised by the judges for “the excellent variety of coverage that informs and entertains with specific honors for timely news coverage with continuing coverage to develop a full picture.” says Director of Publications, Kathryn Campbell. Additionally, the site design was recognized for being clean, easy to navigate, and user-friendly and received special recognition for video and podcast content in addition to social media across multiple platforms used not only to tease but also tell stories.

Campbell says “This an amazing accomplishment and a testament to how our students balance innovative, timely, and interactive elements with the essentials of journalism: strong research, meaningful interviews, and quality reporting."

Please join us in congratulating our multimedia journalists!