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Student investigation receives international honour

Posted by: admin | On: 2nd Apr, 2018 | Awards

Crude Power, an investigative current affairs documentary produced by U of R journalism students, received an award from the Investigative Reporters and Editors association, it was announced today. Produced in last year’s Intermediate Broadcast and Investigative classes, Crude Power: An Investigation into Oil, Money and Influence in Saskatchewan was chosen among projects throughout the world.

The project was part of a national investigative series, The Price of Oil, supported by the Corporate Mapping Project, the Michener Foundation and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.

Read the Award Announcement from IRE