Over the next few weeks, CMA will announce the Pinnacle Award finalists, beginning with individual work (in advertising, broadcast, design, online, photo, sports and writing categories) and leading up to organizational Pinnacles: the best newspapers, stations, magazines, websites and yearbooks of 2020-21.  

Finalists: Tweet about your success and tag CMA: @collegemedia! All: Share the finalists’ work as best-of examples. 

Winners will be announced at #collegemedia20, the ACP/CMA Fall National College Media Convention, held from Oct. 14-17. Registration for the convention is now open. 

Watch collegemedia.org and follow CMA on Twitter and Facebook for finalist announcements and links to the award-winning work. 

College Media Association is excited to announce individual Pinnacle Award finalists in the broadcasting category!


Best Audio Newscast  

KCPR/Mustang News, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo 

91.1 The Globe, Goshen College 

Arrow on the Air, Southeast Missouri State University 

SGTV, University of South Carolina  

WUSC, University of South Carolina 

Best Audio Promo/PSA 

University Police, PSA, Arkansas State University 

WMUL Million Bucks, Marshall University 

UTA Radio, University of Texas at Arlington 

Best Audio Special Event Coverage  

91.1 The Globe, Goshen College 

Fountain Ceremony, Marshall University 

Arrow, Southeast Missouri State University 

The NewsHouse, Syracuse University 

Best Audio Sportscast  

91.1 The Globe, Goshen College 

Abi Hugh Freshman of the Year, Marshall University 

Impact 89FM| WDBM-FM, Michigan State University 

Best Audio Talk/Entertainment Program  

Viking Fusion, Berry College 

WRAS/Album 88, Georgia State University 

KBVR-FM, "Aux Cord with DJ Nasty Nate", Oregon State University 

Radio UTD, The University of Texas at Dallas 

WUSC, University of South Carolina 

Best Video Entertainment Program  

Al Dia, California State University, Fullerton 

CBU TV, California Baptist University 

WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1/HD-2, North Carolina State University 

SGTV, University of South Carolina 

Vanderbilt Video Production, Vanderbilt University 

Best Video Newscast  

The Andersonian, Anderson University 

Elon News Network, Elon University 

100 Years of Broadcast, Middle Tennessee State University 

Arrow-From the Newsroom, Southeast Missouri State University 

SGTV, University of South Carolina 

Best Video Promo/PSA 

The Bell Ringer, Augusta University 

MTN Sports "We're a bit Competitive", Middle Tennessee State University 

WKNC 88.1 FM HD-1/HD-2, North Carolina State University 

Manoa Now, University of Hawaii Manoa 

Too Young to Wed, University of Oklahoma 

Best Video Special Event Coverage  

Central News Watch, Central Washington University 

SGTV, University of South Carolina 

Western Herald, Western Michigan State University 

 Best Video Sportscast  

 

The Andersonian, Anderson University 

The Baylor Lariat, Baylor University 

CBU TV, California Baptiste University 

The Los Angeles Loyolan, Loyola Marymount University