Cedars recently won second place in a national student newspaper contest, and several staff members earned awards in a regional contest, including two first-place awards.
In the College Media Association annual Apple Awards, Cedars took second in the Best Newspaper category in 2013 for four-year schools with fewer than 5,000 students. The Apple Awards categories honor publications. There are no categories for individuals.
Cedars placed behind the Baker Orange of Baker University in Kansas. The Rice Thresher of Rice University in Houston placed third.(Click here to read more.)