awards and honors

Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting, 2018

The Wall: Unknown Stories, Unintended Consequences

‘Mass disaster’ grows at the U.S.-Mexico border, but Washington doesn’t seem to care

Punch Sulzberger Award for Online Storytelling, ASNE, 2018

The Wall: Unknown Stories, Unintended Consequences

‘Mass disaster’ grows at the U.S.-Mexico border, but Washington doesn’t seem to care

Scripps Howard Award for Innovation, 2018

The Wall: Unknown Stories, Unintended Consequences

‘Mass disaster’ grows at the U.S.-Mexico border, but Washington doesn’t seem to care

California Newspaper Publisher Association, 2018

Granted ten awards to projects I edited in 2017. See full list here.

Second Place, Investigative Reporting, California Newspaper Publishers Association, 2017

Two years after Prop 47, addicts walk free with nowhere to go

First Place, Best News Documentary, Edward R. Murrow Award, 2017

Two years after Prop 47, addicts walk free with nowhere to go

Second Place, Best Multimedia Project, Utah Journalism Awards, 2017

Not native enough

Third Place, Newspaper - Division A: Government, Utah Journalism Awards, 2017

Who says civil servants can’t make good money?

Second Place, Online Special Package, Utah Idaho Spokane Associated Press Association, 2017

Not native enough

Dow Jones Data Journalism Fellowship, 2016

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Nora Magid Mentorship Prize, 2016

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The Daily Pennsylvanian Alumni Association Michael Silver Writing Award, 2015

The Dividing Line

First Place, Excellence in Student Religion Reporting, Religion Newswriters Association, 2015

Behind the glass, a contested history

Third Place, Personality Profile, Columbia Scholastic Press Association, 2015

Busting barriers: Penn's top cop celebrates 20 years

First Place, Breaking News for Digital Media, Columbia Scholastic Press Association, 2014

Division of Public Safety officer dies in accident