Tag: Fourth Estate

Fourth Estate newspaper shines at Midwest press competition

UW-Green Bay’s weekly student newspaper, the Fourth Estate, won six awards, including second place for best four-year college tabloid newspaper, at the Associated Collegiate Press’ Best of the Midwest competition Feb. 12 in Minneapolis. Co-editors-in-chief Erika Bonnell and Jordan Tilkens accepted the second-place Best of Show award for the newspaper. Tilkens, who is also the […]

4E staff members win honors in Collegiate Press competition

Three students from the Fourth Estate won awards at the annual Best of the Midwest competition sponsored by the Associated Collegiate Press. On Feb. 13, Kaitlin Phillips won fourth place for best feature story, Whitney Robertson won fourth place for best news photograph, and Tina Blahnik won second place for best news photograph. Fourteen Fourth […]

Fourth Estate tackles history of child care facility at UW-Green Bay

The Fourth Estate tackled a complex issue with multiple sources and a review of the historical record in their recent story revisiting the issue of the closing of the former Children’s Center at UW-Green Bay nearly two decades ago. Opinionated reporting and an ambitious project for a student newspaper — read the story online.