Alestle wins 13 awards at state college media conference

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. — The Alestle won 13 awards last month, at the annual Illinois College Press Association conference. At the Chicago conference, the Alestle earned three first-place awards, placed in five other categories and earned four honorable mentions, including an honorable mention in general excellence. Alestle Photographer Brian Munoz placed second in the Shoot Chicago on-site photography competition in … More Alestle wins 13 awards at state college media conference

The Alestle wins national award for its 2015 Back To School Survival Guide

EDWARDSVILLE — The Alestle, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s student newspaper, recently won a national award during the 94th annual Associated Collegiate Press/College Media Advisers National College Media Convention in Austin, Texas. The Alestle placed fourth in the ACP Best Of Show — Newspaper Special Edition category. The field of competitors was wide open and not broken down by … More The Alestle wins national award for its 2015 Back To School Survival Guide

SIUe Alum involved in “STL UpLate”, KMOV’s newest late night comedy talk show

If “The Tonight Show” and “Saturday Night Live” had a baby, it would be none other than “STL Up Late.” “STL UP Late” allows the Midwest to have a voice that has not been heard before, while also shining light on the city’s artistic community. Rafe Williams, an SIUE alum, writer and performer for “STL … More SIUe Alum involved in “STL UpLate”, KMOV’s newest late night comedy talk show

Alestle wins 13 awards at state college media conference

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. — The Alestle won 13 awards last Feb. 21, at the annual Illinois College Press Association conference. At the Chicago conference, the Alestle earned four first-place awards, placed in six other categories and earned three honorable mentions. Former Alestle Copy Editor Michelle Beard won first place in the state in the editorial cartoon … More Alestle wins 13 awards at state college media conference

Former SIUE student earns national journalism award

  SIUE alum Holly Meyer, a religion reporter for Post-Crescent Media (Wisc.), won first place in the Cassels Religion Reporter of the Year contest. The award was announced at the 2014 Religion Newswriters Association Banquet. During her time at SIUE, Meyer worked as Managing Editor, Online Editor and reporter for the Alestle. Post-Crescent Media is a … More Former SIUE student earns national journalism award