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Friends of The Daily Texan Select 2018 Honorees

The Friends of The Daily Texan has announced the nine inductees into the 2018 Daily Texan Hall of Fame, including Griff Singer (above), the legendary journalist and School of Journalism professor. He already has an award named after him, which this year will honor longtime Texan adviser Bob Hilburn. Read the complete news release, which calls the inductees "a talented and eclectic group of journalists." The inductees include photographer Lucien Perkins, a two-time Pulitzer winner; food journalists Dotty Griffith and Elaine Corn, and pioneering sports journalist Margaret Koy Kistler. In addition, Madlin Mekelburg and Katey Psencik were named Rising Star Award winners. 

The awards will be presented at a dinner Oct. 26 at The Texas Union.

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