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Literary Magazine Shadows Wins Award

Creighton Literary Magazine Wins Award

Creighton's literature and arts publication Shadows, recently received one of college journalismís top honors, a 2007 Silver Crown award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA).

Editor Meg Marquardt and staff members Kate Kusek, Abby Hayek, and Grant Gates attended the Awards Convocation in New York with Shadows moderator Mary Helen Stefaniak.

Shadows, which is published twice a year, selects literary and visual art by Creighton students, faculty, and staff. The magazine is the oldest student organization on campus.

This year, 1,860 CSPA member publications were eligible to enter the Crown Awards. Publications were judged on writing/editing, design, concept, photography, art and graphics.

Owned by Columbia University since 1925 and operated as a program affiliated with its Graduate School of Journalism, the CSPA is an international student press association uniting student journalists and faculty advisers at schools and colleges through educational conferences, idea exchanges and award programs.

Creighton University is a Jesuit, Catholic university bridging health, law, business and the arts and sciences for a more just world.