2016: Shadid finalists announced

Audience at lecture by Anthony Shadid

Five projects that combined aggressive reporting on important issues with care for the consequences of that reporting are finalists for the 2016 Anthony Shadid Award for Journalism Ethics.

The 2016 winner will be chosen from among five extremely strong examples of journalism that displayed high ethical standards in the pursuit of truth, said judging chair Jack Mitchell. The five finalists are:

The center will choose a winner from among the finalists in late March and present the award at its annual conference April 29 in Madison, Wisconsin.

Registration for the conference “Race, Ethnicity and Journalism Ethics” is now open. The cost is $20. Register now to save. The price increases to $25 April 9.