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 organizational Pinnacle Award finalists in the college media outlet category!


Four-Year Best College Media Outlet of the Year

Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University

The Brown and White, Lehigh University

Marquette Wire, Marquette University

Pepperdine Graphic Media, Pepperdine University

Daily Bruin, UCLA

New! Best Diversity Coverage of the Year

Our America, California State University, Fullerton

Indiana Daily Student, Indiana University

Kent State Student Media Newsroom, Kent State University

OU Daily, University of Oklahoma

The Shorthorn, University of Texas at Arlington

Two-Year Best College Media Outlet of the Year

The Union, El Camino College

City Time Media, San Diego City College