2009 Dow Jones group

2009 Center for Editing Excellence

The Southwest Journalist is a publication of The Center for Editing Excellence at the School of Journalism of The University of Texas at Austin and the Dow Jones News Fund. The Southwest Journalist was edited and designed by interns attending the 2009 Center for Editing Excellence, funded by a grant from the Dow Jones News Fund and the daily newspapers hosting the interns.


  • S. Griffin Singer, director, Center for Editing Excellence
  • George Sylvie, assistant director, Center for Editing Excellence
  • Beth Butler, faculty, Kent State University
  • Richard Holden, faculty, Dow Jones News Fund
  • Drew Marcks, faculty, Austin American-Statesman
  • Sonia Reyes Krempin, administrative assistant, UT Austin School of Journalism
  • Zach Ryall, faculty, Austin American-Statesman
  • Bradley Wilson, faculty, North Carolina State University
  • Amy Zerba, faculty, CNN.com


  • Sean Beherec, University of Texas at Austin, Amarillo Globe-News
  • Stephanie M. Call, University of Missouri, The Arizona Daily Star
  • Arianna G. Davis, Penn State University, New York Daily News
  • Brady Jones, University of Nebraska, The Dallas Morning News
  • Aja J. Junior, University of Missouri, The Detroit News
  • Alexandra McGuffie, University of Missouri, The Beaumont Enterprise
  • Hedy Phillips, University of Central Florida, Contra Costa Times
  • Hilary Stohs-Krause, University of Nebraska, Amarillo Globe-News
  • Vikram Swaruup, University of Texas at Austin, Austin American-Statesman
  • Cody Winchester, Baylor University, Waco Tribune-Herald
  • Jennifer A. Wright, Ball State University, San Luis Obispo Tribune

CLICK HERE to view June 3, 2009 issue

CLICK HERE to view June 4, 2009 issue

CLICK HERE to view June 5, 2009 issue