By: J.J. McGrath
Contributing Editor Allan Wolper, whose “Ethics Corner” column appears monthly in E&P, has won the 2002 Bart Richards Award for Media Criticism.
Wolper will be honored and the award presented during a May 22 ceremony at the National Press Club in Washington, the award’s sponsor — the College of Communications of Pennsylvania State University — announced Tuesday.
The award recognizes outstanding contributions to the improvement of journalism through responsible analysis or critical evaluation. Judges cited Wolper for his consistent ability to raise questions of importance to the field of journalism.