For the fifth year in a row, the Aztec Press has been named a regional finalist for a prestigious Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence award for best all-around non-daily student newspaper.
SPJ will announce the first, second and third place winners at the Region 11 conference in Hawaii on March 29.
Aztec Press competes against student publications in Arizona, California, Hawaii and Nevada in the “large” category for universities and colleges with a student population above 10,000.
Journalism instructor Cynthia Lancaster is the faculty adviser for Aztec Press. This year’s editor in chief is Andrew Paxton.