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The NFL should have a draft lottery

Jack Rafferty

February 1, 2017

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By: Jack Rafferty Comment The NFL could learn something from the NBA. The NBA has an effective system that allows for parity while simultaneously dissuading teams from “tanking” in order to get high draft picks: the draft...

2014-2015 Grady Publications Awards Summary

The Southerner

June 9, 2015

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2014-2015 Journalism Awards STAFF AWARDS Grady News Now 2015 Georgia Scholastic Press Association All-Georgia Award (best in state) 2015 GSPA General Excellence Award (best in state among small schools) 2015 GSPA sup...

S’ner, Nexus capture SIPA baker’s dozen

Dave Winter

March 6, 2015

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Student journalists from The Southerner and Nexus won a baker's dozen of 2015 Southern Interscholastic Press Association Writing Contest awards, SIPA officials announced at their annual convention in Columbia, S.C., on Sunday. ...

CSPA awards S’ner 12 Gold Circle Awards

The Southerner

February 23, 2015

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The Southerner staff learned today that it had won 12 2015 Digital Media Gold Circle Awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. The tally included three first-place awards, one each for Josh Weinstock (on-campus personal...

Current S’ner staff deemed All-Southern

The Southerner

February 8, 2015

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The Southerner staff learned on Feb. 4 that it had received an ALL-SOUTHERN rating—the highest possible evaluation rating—from the Southern Interscholastic Press Association (at the University of South Carolina). The award...

Nexus, S’ner named CSPA Crown finalists

The Southerner

December 18, 2014

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We are pleased to announce that Nexus magazine and The Southerner have both been named 2015 Columbia Scholastic Press Association Crown Award finalists. For Nexus, it's the fourth year in a row that the staff has been named a ...

S’ner, Nexus take home national honors

Dave Winter

November 11, 2014

Filed under Award Winners, NEWS

The Southerner and Nexus magazine have captured several first-place national honors this semester. The Southerner staff captured the most recent of these on Saturday Nov. 8 when it learned that it had received a 2014 Newspa...

Django’s unchained word choice has dark consequences

Ryan Switzer

May 7, 2013

Filed under Award Winners, Comment

It’s safe to say that racism and the near 300 years of strife and conflict it caused our nation has been the most detrimental force in American history. In fact, any instance of one human oppressing another (for any reason)...

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