National College Journalism Convention
Two-year College Newspaper
San Francisco, Feb.28-March 3, 2013
The Torch was awarded first place in both the general excellence category and best design for community college newspapers from the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association in 2010.
Additional awards include:
First place: General Excellence, Best Design, Best Section, Best Special Section, Best Cartooning
Second place: Best Writing, Best Columnist
Honorable mention: Best Cartooning