WUWM Finalist for Two National Association of Black Journalists Awards

Jul 6, 2015

WUWM 89.7 FM - Milwaukee Public Radio is a finalist for two Salute to Excellence National Media Awards from the National Association of Black Journalists, or NABJ.

Radio – Long form (Markets 16 & Below)
Project Milwaukee: Black Men in Prison by WUWM Radio

Radio – Feature (Markets 16 & Below)
Milwaukee Man Starts Mentoring Program for Black Youth in 53206 & Young Black Men in Milwaukee Ditch Sneakers and Jeans for Tuxedos [2- part story] by WUWM's LaToya Dennis

The NABJ’s Salute to Excellence National Media Awards competition recognizes journalism that best covers the black experience or addresses issues affecting the worldwide black community.

Awards will be given out at NABJ's annual convention, taking place in Minneapolis, on August 8.