awards

Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists, 2015
First place, Interactive Graphics
Graphic: A timelapse of Oklahoma earthquakes
Third place, Interactive Graphics
Graphic: Are your neighborhood's roads up to par?

Oklahoma Broadcast Education Association, 2015
First place, TV Hard News
Video: Oklahoma City's pothole problem
Third place, TV Feature News
Video: Oklahoma's archaic laws

Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists, 2014
First place, Newspaper Team Investigative Reporting Division B
Article: University police violate federal campus safety law
Second place, Science, Technology, Health and Environmental Reporting Division B
Article: Lack of fluoride in drinking water causes health concerns

South Central Broadcasting Society, 2014
Finalist, Hard News Video
Video: Oklahoma primaries
Finalist, Hard News Video
Video: Oklahoma City's pothole problem

Society of Professional Journalists National Mark of Excellence Awards, 2013
National finalist, Television In-Depth Reporting
Video: University police violate federal campus safety law

Society of Professional Journalists Region 8 Mark of Excellence Awards, 2013
Winner, Television In-Depth Reporting
Video: University police violate federal campus safety law
Finalist, Television In-Depth Reporting
Video: On-campus alcohol dispute at Rehearsals Grill
Finalist, In-Depth Newspaper Reporting
Article: University police violate federal campus safety law
Finalist, Best All-Around Television Newscast
Video: News on the Twos Show 8

Oklahoma Broadcast Education Association, 2014
First place, TV Newscast
Video: News on the Twos Show 8
Second place, TV Magazine/Talk Program
Video: PressWatch 2013 Show 2
Third place, TV Feature News Story
Video: Trans fat at OCU

South Central Broadcasting Society, 2013
Winner, Best Video Newscast
Video: News on the Twos Show 8

Scholarships and Other Awards
National Press Club Dennis and Shirley Feldman Fellowship for Graduate Studies in Journalism, 2015
Journalism and Women Symposium Emerging Journalist Fellow, 2015
Investigative Reporters and Editors James Richard Bennett Scholarship, 2014
Associated Press/Oklahoma News Executives Scholarship, 2013
Edith Gaylord Harper Memorial Gridiron Foundation Scholarship, 2013
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, 2012
Foundation of Global Scholars International Scholarship, 2012
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans National Scholar, 2010