March 3, 2015 – The Goldsmith Awards Ceremony honored the best in investigative and political journalism. The Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting was awarded to Carol Marbin Miller, Audra Burch, Mary Ellen Klas, Emily Michot, Kara Dapena and Lazaro Gamio of the Miami Herald for their investigative report “Innocents Lost.”
The Book Prize for best academic book was awarded to Daniela Stockmann for Media Commercialization and Authoritarian Rule in China. The Goldsmith Book Prize for best trade book was awarded to Andrew Pettegree for The Invention of News: How the World Came to Know about Itself.
The Career Award for Excellence in Journalism was awarded to Marvin Kalb, veteran reporter for CBS News, NBC News, and former moderator of “Meet the Press.” Marvin Kalb delivered the keynote address.