Deadline: Thursday, April 19, 6 p.m. STONY BROOK (March 12, 2018) — The Martin Buskin Awards for Campus Journalism, which honors outstanding efforts of student journalists at Stony Brook University, is now open for submissions. The awards, named in honor of the late education editor of Newsday and adjunct professor of journalism at Stony Brook, are […]
Michelle Karim, a journalism and political science senior at Stony Brook University, has been named the 2017 Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism winner. Karim is managing editor of The Stony Brook Press, a monthly campus publication, where she has demonstrated exceptional leadership, particularly during breaking news situations. She also writes for the publication and manages […]
Abigail Wolfenberger, a senior journalism major, has earned an honorable mention in the 2017 Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism competition. The Buskin committee was impressed with her broadcast work, which showed skill and creativity. The 2017 overall Buskin winner is Michelle Karim. Wolfenberger and Karim will be cited at the School of Journalism’s Majors Banquet on […]
A year after she was named the Martin Buskin Cub Journalist of the Year, Arielle Martinez, a junior in the Stony Brook School of Journalism, has won the 2016 Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism. The Martin Buskin Awards for Campus Journalism are presented to student journalists whose work demonstrates a commitment to excellence through […]
Kristy Gerlett Megan Miller Kristy Gerlett and Megan Miller, both seniors in the Stony Brook School of Journalism, earned honorable mentions in the 2016 Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism competition. This year’s winner was Arielle Martinez. The Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism is presented to student journalists whose work demonstrates a commitment […]
Kelly Zegers, a junior in the Stony Brook University School of Journalism, has won the 2015 Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism. Zegers, a double major in journalism and political science who has made the dean’s list every semester, is assistant news editor of The Stony Brook Statesman. She will receive a check for $500 and be cited […]
We are pleased to announce that Deanna Del Ciello, a senior in the School of Journalism, is the recipient of the 2014 Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism. Lin will receive a check for $500 and be cited at the School of Journalism’s Majors Banquet. Her name will be added to the plaque in the […]
The Martin Buskin Committee for Campus Journalism co-sponsored an internship panel discussion on Nov. 6, in which intern advisors at Newsday, Patch, Hamptons.com and News 12 Long Island offered tips on what it takes to land a journalism internship and make a lasting, positive impression. The group outlined the basic skills expected of intern applicants, […]
In addition to awarding the 2013 Martin Buskin Award for Campus Journalism to Nina Lin, the Buskin Committee would like to recognize the excellent work by two entrants to this year’s competition: Michael Cusanelli and Alessandra Malito, both graduating seniors who have worked at Stony Brook news outlets and at outside publications. Cusanelli is the […]
Martin Buskin, the late education editor of Newsday and adjunct professor of journalism at Stony Brook, was an inspiration to a generation of students and practitioners of journalism. These activities are carried out in his memory.
Buskin Awards for Campus JournalismThe awards are presented to student journalists whose work demonstrates a commitment to excellence through leadership in campus journalism, outstanding work and/or impact on the Stony Brook community.
There is one overall award for eligible juniors and seniors. It comes with a $500 prize sponsored by Newsday. A Cub Journalist of the Year award comes with a $100 prize.
Buskin CommitteeThe goal of the Buskin Committee is to foster excellence in journalism at Stony Brook University. Among the committee’s priorities is to offer meaningful information in settings that can best assist Stony Brook’s student journalists.
It also sponsors the annual Buskin Awards for Outstanding Campus Journalism.