Winners of Mirror Awards announced today

June 11, 2015
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Winners of the 2015 Mirror Awards were announced on Thursday. The awards are hosted by Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. According to a press release, the late David Carr “was honored with the i-3 award for impact, innovation and influence.”

Today’s winners are:

Best Single Article – Digital Media: “Where Are the Women? Why we need more female newsroom leaders” by Anna Griffin, Nieman Reports

Best Single Article – Traditional/Legacy Media: “Why Women Aren’t Welcome on the Internet” by Amanda Hess, Pacific Standard

Best Single Story – Radio, Television, Cable or Online Broadcast Media: “OTM Goes Inside Washington” by Bob Garfield, Katya Rogers, On The Media

John M. Higgins Award for Best In-Depth/Enterprise Reporting: “The Snowden Saga: A Shadowland of Secrets and Light” by Bryan Burrough, Sarah Ellison, Suzanna Andrews, Vanity Fair

Best Commentary: “Moral Hazard” by Yang Xiao, Nieman Reports

Best Profile: “Kara Swisher Is Silicon Valley’s Most Feared and Well-Liked Journalist. How Does That Work?” by Benjamin Wallace, New York magazine