2013 ACP Online Pacemaker Finalists Announced

We’re pleased to learn that TheChannels.org, the student news site of Santa Barbara City College, has been named as 2013 Online Pacemaker finalist by the Associated Collegiate Press. Congratulations to the staff of TheChannels.org for the recognition of their great work.

The ACP press release:

54 finalists have been selected in the 2013 ACP Online Pacemaker contest out of a total 277 entries.

The contest was judged by a panel of professionals with extensive online media experience. Judges noted that the most successful sites had clean and accessible designs, excellent writing and editing, strong handling of breaking news and had superb social integration.

Online Pacemaker winners will be announced at the 92nd Annual ACP/CMA National College Media Convention in New Orleans on Oct. 26, 2013. Comments from the judging team will be posted shortly after the convention.