2012 Award Winners
|Noah C. Kady|
|Middletown High School, Middletown, Md|
Noah C. Kady graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism from West Virginia University in 1988. In the summer of 2012, he received his master’s degree in journalism education from the University of Missouri.
Kady is the journalism adviser for Round Table Media, the student news operation at Middletown High School in Middletown, Md. The Round Table has won numerous awards, including honors for being the top high school news publication in Frederick County for 11 of the last 13 years. Kady has been teaching English and journalism at MHS for 15 years.
Prior to teaching, he was the owner and publisher of community newspapers in Boonsboro, Md., and Smithsburg, Md. He has also worked as an editor for The Herald-Mail in Hagerstown, Md., The Morning Journal in Martinsburg, W.Va., and Bangkok This Week in Bangkok, Thailand. He currently does freelance writing for Frederick Magazine in Frederick, Md., and is an associate member of the visiting committee for the P.I. Reed School of Journalism at West Virginia University.