The Pitt News Wins Columbia Scholastic Press Association Crown Award

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The Pitt News, the University of Pittsburgh's student newspaper, received a 2021 Columbia Scholastic Press Association Crown award. 

The newspaper was awarded a Crown award in the hybrid news category. At the award presentation in March 2021, it will be revealed whether The Pitt News won a gold or silver award. Ten other student newspapers—out of a total of 849 digital, newspapers, magazines and yearbooks published during the 2019-2020 academic year—received an award in the hybrid news category.