CBS, NPR, PBS and Current TV Among Recipients of the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards for 2013 — We Have the Complete List of Winners

Dec 19, 2012  •  Post A Comment

The winners of the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards for 2013 were announced today by Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. Among the winners are CBS News, NPR, Current TV and PBS.

Additionally, stations KLAS-TV in Las Vegas, WXYZ-TV in Detroit, WVUE-TV in New Orleans and Southern California’s KCET-TV are being honored, as is WHYY in Philadelphia. PBS’s WGBH is receiving two awards for “Frontline” productions.

The awards are honoring two documentary films, “Bully” and “Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry,” along with the publication USA Today.

Here’s the list of all 14 recipients of the Silver Baton:

A film by Alison Klayman, A Never Sorry LLC, United Expression Media, Sundance Selects, MUSE Film and Television
“Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry”

CBS News & Clarissa Ward
CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley: Inside Syria

Current TV, Christof Putzel & The Renaud Brothers
"Vanguard: Arming the Mexican Cartel"

KCET, Southern California
"SoCal Connected: Courting Disaster"

KLAS-TV, Las Vegas
"Desert Underwater"

A film by Lee Hirsch, The Weinstein Company, Where We Live Films, BeCause Foundation, The Einhorn Family Charitable Trust, The Fledgling Fund, National Center for Learning Disabilities, and The Waitt Institute for Violence Prevention

NPR, Deborah Amos & Kelly McEvers
Coverage of Syria

StoryCorps, NPR & POV
"StoryCorps 9/11"

USA Today
"Ghost Factories"

WGBH, Kartemquin Films, Steve James & Alex Kotlowitz
"FRONTLINE: The Interrupters" on PBS

WGBH, Clover Films & Najibullah Quraishi
"FRONTLINE: Opium Brides" on PBS

witf, WHYY & NPR
StateImpact Pennsylvania

WVUE-TV, New Orleans & Lee Zurik
"Dirty Deeds," "Hiding Behind the Badge"

WXYZ-TV, Detroit
"Wayne County Confidential"

Click here to see the full press release from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, with details about the winners.

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