UT Tyler Patriot Talon Named 2008 Texas APME Best Paper
April 1, 2008
Members of the Patriot Talon student newspaper staff pose with various issues of the paper.
The Patriot Talon student newspaper at The University of Texas at Tyler was named 2008 university/college Newspaper of the Year during the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors Association Convention held March 29 - 30, Dr. Alisa White, College of Arts and Sciences dean, announced.
The paper, which has a staff consisting of an editor in chief, six associate editors, staff writers, photographers, ad sales representatives and a business coordinator, won in the non-daily category. Vanessa Curry, UT Tyler lecturer in journalism, serves as the paper’s adviser.