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 […]
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.