Southeastern Louisiana University students in broadcast and print journalism recently won awards at the Southeast Journalism Conference hosted by Georgia State University in Atlanta.

Awards were given in the “Best of South” competition from over 523 entries representing 33 universities from Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama, Tennessee, Florida, Georgia and North Carolina.

The Southeastern Channel, the university’s educational television station, took second place as “Best College TV Station in the South,” and the channel’s student newscast, “Northshore News,” finished in second place for “Best College Video News Program in the South.”

KSLU-FM, 90.9, the university’s public radio station, was awarded second place for “Best College Radio Station in the South.”

Southeastern’s student newspaper, “The Lion’s Roar,” took sixth place for “Best College Magazine in the South” for its back-to-school issue.