The Daily Forty-Niner staff secured 11 California College Media Awards, including five first-place awards, at the 2021 CCMA Contest on Saturday, Mar. 20, 2021. The Daily Forty-Niner won first for ‘Best Podcast’ by former podcast editor Manny Valladares, ‘Best Illustration’ by Alina Schwider, ‘Best Feature Photograph’ and ‘Best Non-Breaking[Read More…]
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In honor of Women’s History Month, we caught up with some of our past female editor in chiefs to showcase the amazing work they did and find out where they are now. Former Editor in Chief Joanne Tucker previously held the position during her senior year at Long Beach State [Read More…]
On Friday, Feb. 26, Madalyn Amato, editor in chief of Daily Forty-Niner, spoke on the Good Day LA morning show about the challenges she has faced while being a student journalist for Student Press Freedom Day 2021. “I got into journalism to really give a voice to the voiceless and[Read More…]
The Daily Forty-Niner staff took home three second-place awards from the ACP’ Fall 2020 Clips and Clicks Contest’ on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. The fall 2020 competition honors the work produced by student journalists from Aug.1 to Dec. 28, 2020. The nationwide competition was judged by collegiate professors, collegiate student[Read More…]
After spending a whole weekend in San Francisco, the Daily Forty-Niner staff’s luggage was a little heavier carrying home 22 awards from CCMA.
The Daily Forty-Niner is one of only two student publications featured daily on the Newseum website, which showcases front pages from around the world.
Adviser for the Daily Forty-Niner, Barbara Kingsley-Wilson, and two alumni fill in at the Long Beach Post while their staff were away for a conference.
President Jane Close Conoley learned about what’s new in student media from Daily Forty-Niner Editor-in-Chief Austin Brumblay, DIG en Español Editor-in-Chief Alejandro Vazquez and DIG Editor-in-Chief Delaney Tran.
Austin Brumblay didn’t intend to become a journalist when he entered Cuesta College in San Luis Obispo. But, sometimes fate intervenes. And this unanticipated change in direction became the Daily Forty-Niner’s gain when he transferred to Long Beach State University in 2018. Now in his senior year, Brumblay is leaning[Read More…]
The Daily 49er announced today that it has partnered with the Long Beach Public Library.