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April 16 Tower Lighting Honors The Daily Texan

The lighting celebrates the Texan being named Best Newspaper by the College Media Association.

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The University of Texas Tower will be lit April 16 in recognition of student newspaper The Daily Texan‘s outstanding achievements at the College Media Association’s annual convention in New York City. The Texan won the top award as the Best Newspaper at a four-year-school with more than 10,000 students. To be considered for the award, the newspaper submitted their 50-year anniversary coverage of the JFK assassination.