CHEYENNE, WYO. — The awards continue to roll in for Laramie County Community College's student newspaper, as Wingspan was honored for the 26th consecutive year as one of the top college student newspapers in the country.
This spring, Wingspan was awarded first place by the American Scholastic Press Association in the 2016 Scholastic Newspaper Awards among community colleges with an enrollment of 2,501 or greater for the 2015 calendar year.
Additionally, LCCC's student media organization was recognized for outstanding photography. LCCC was the only school in the competition recognized in this category. The award was given for the May 4, 2015, issue of Wingspan.
Erica Klimt, Jessica Dawkins, Shari Johnson, Daniel Martinez and Amber Munjar were editors and Rosalind Schliske, Jacob Sherlock and J.L. O'Brien served as advisers to the publication for the 2015 calendar year.