Akins publications students win state awards at convention

Akins students won nine awards at the state convention for the Interscholastic Press League Conference in Austin on April 15. These awards are based on work they have published in their student publications, including The Eagle’s Eye, from February 2022 to February 2023.

Adan Sanchez — News Feature — Honorable Mention

Akins alumn elected to Austin school board

Editorial Board — Editorial Writing — 3rd Place and Honorable Mention

State law needed to protect student journalists in Texas

Tardy sweep punishment does not fit crime


Gabriel Ojeda — Entertainment Review — 3rd Place

Elden Ring doles out abuse to players who dare to win

Kairi Natal — Photo Story — 1st Place

Austin symphony plays concert on campus

Diego Hernandez — Personal Opinion Column — 2nd Place

Anti-trans policies makes students fear government

Caleb Combs — Cartoon — 3rd Place

When chasing social media clout goes awry

Diego Resendez — Page One News Magazine Design — Honorable Mention

The Eagle’s Eye; Issue 3, Volume 23

Jonathan Wilson, Mia Rubio — Portrait — 2nd Place

Akins student self publishes first novel