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  • Announcement

    Apr 4 2012

    2012 Dart Award Winners Named

    Photo: Marcus Yam for The New York Times: 
Aaron Boogaard in the apartment h ...

    This year's winners of the Dart Awards for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma: The New York Times, for  “Punched Out: The Life and Death of a Hockey Enforcer," and WNYC Radio, for its documentary “Living 9/11.” 

  • Blog Post

    Apr 29 2011 8:09 AM

    2011 Dart Awards Honor Outstanding Reporting on Institutions

    There are many forces that suppress stories of trauma, from the active denial of perpetrators to the passive denial of those who prefer to look away.  But when human tragedy is embedded in complex institutions — high school, higher ed, the military — the challenges of reporting and storytelling multiply. More »

  • Blog Post

    Apr 21 2011 5:25 PM

    April 27: Crusading Against Silence

    The 2011 Dart Awards recognize searing, in-depth investigations which exposed how important institutions — schools, universities and the military — betray the very people they are supposed to protect: victims of teenage bullying and campus rape, brain-injured soldiers and families left behind by war. On Wednesday, April 27, we invite you to join us in celebrating the winners and engaging in a conversation on journalism that is both hard-hitting and humane. More »

  • Announcement

    Apr 20 2011

    2011 Dart Award Winners Named

    Photo: Sonya Hebert / Dallas Morning News: 
Sgt. 1st Class Mario Sierra embr ...

    The winners of the 2011 Dart Awards for Excellence in Coverage of Trauma: The Boston Globe, The Dallas Morning News, NPR with the Center for Public Integrity and NPR with ProPublica.

  • Dart Award Winner

    Apr 14 2011

    Brain Wars: How the Military is Failing its Wounded

    Graphic: Al Granberg: 
Traumatic brain injuries have been called the "signat ...

    This comprehensive multimedia investigation delves into the ramifications of the signature wound of today’s wars: traumatic brain injury (TBI). Originally published by ProPublica and NPR  in 2010.

  • Dart Award Winner

    Apr 13 2011

    Seeking Justice for Campus Rapes

    This series combined far-reaching investigative reporting with powerful personal stories to expose a pattern in which college students found responsible for sexual assaults face little punishment, while their victims receive little help. Originally aired on NPR in February and March, 2010.

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