• Almudena Toral, ’10, Wins Award of Excellence for Videos for Time and The New York Times

    By Amy Dunkin | Last updated on Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 at 3:22 pm

    Pictures of the Year International (POYi) has given its Multimedia Photogapher of the Year Award of Excellence to CUNY J-School alum Almudena Toral for four videos that ran on either TIME.com or The New York Times website.

    The videos were “An Afghan Girl’s Quest for Education” (TIME), “Life, Interrupted: A Guarded Optimism” (The New York Times), “History of Violence: Struggling with the Legacy of Rape in Liberia” (TIME), and “Dishing New York” (The New York Times).

    Toral, a native of Spain, was in the Class of 2010.