The Cord nominated for four awards at annual JHM Awards

Wilfrid Laurier University’s Waterloo campus newspaper, The Cord, has been nominated for four awards at the annual John H. McDonald Awards, the only student journalism awards in Canada, presented by Canadian University Press.

Announced December 24, The Cord was shortlisted for Best Website and Best in Social Media. The Cord also picked up two individual awards, where Photo Editor Will Huang was shortlisted for both Photo of the Year and Student Photojournalist of the Year.

The photo Huang was nominated for is below.

The winners of the shortlist will be announced on January 9, 2016 at the Sheraton Hotel as the finale to the Canadian University Press’ annual conference NASH, where student journalists from across Canada come together to learn from professionals in the industry.


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