James scoops 'Smedia' journalism prize
There were more than 1,500 entries for this year's National Student Media Awards – known as the Smedias – now in its 13th year.
The Herald editor Claire Grady judged the Feature Writer of the Year award, won by James Bennett from Trinity College.
James is pictured receiving his award in Dublin's Ballsbridge Hotel from the Herald's Claire Murphy (centre).
Also pictured are the nominees (from left): Isobel Fergus (UCD), Elaine McCahill (TCD) and Sean Finnan (UCD).