Tucker Walsh (BFA Photojournalism 2012) has been awarded an Award of Excellence in the 67th annual College Photographer of the Year competition. His "Weaving a New Beginning" won in the category of Individual Multimedia Story or Essay. The work chronicles two Zambian widows and a local non-profit, Chikumbuso, which helps women crochet and sell bags made from recycled plastics.
Alumni of the Corcoran's BFA Photojournalism program covered the 2012 Republican and Democratic conventions in Florida and North Carolina for top-tier publications, including Politico, UPI, andThe Hill. Adjunct faculty member Steve Elfers is leadingUSA Today's coverage of both conventions.