Michele Norris, host of NPR’s All Things Considered, has been named “Journalist of the Year” by the National Association of Black Journalists. According to the release, Norris is being recognized specifically for her coverage of the 2008 presidential campaign. NABJ president Barbara Ciara said, “Michele had the best year hands down, one full of accomplishments.”
NPR News is also a finalist for seven NABJ “Salute to Excellence” Awards.
Find out who else at NPR is up for an award and view the full press release after the jump.