George H. White Scholar

This award was given to Jackson by the George H. White Bar Association for hi academic excellence and efforts to improve the community through his work with the Durham County Teen Court Program.

The Silver Congressional Award

Silver Congressional Award

The Silver Congressional Medal was awarded to me for my extensive community service combating juvenile delinquency through my local Teen Court program. My medal was presented to me by Congressman Richard Hudson and Congresswoman Alma Adams on August 16, 2018.

Ceremony Program

Stembler Scholar

Awarded to me by the UNC-Chapel Hill Hussman School of Journalism Media for being of the top students in the school. This honor was given to me when I was hand-picked by the faculty of the school for my dedication and skill to the field of journalism. This is the school’s highest honor for undergraduate students.

Society of Professional Journalists’ Region 2 Mark of Excellence Radio In-Depth Reporting Award

Awarded to me and my team for our collaborative in-depth report “A series of crimes near campus is raising questions about student safety.” Along with my story that was in the piece, I also co-produced the report.

Washington Media Scholars Fellow

Awarded to me by the Washington Media Scholars Foundation for my academic success and my journalism portfolio. My piece “Confidence in the strong job market is causing college enrollment rates to decline,” they said, was one of the top submissions of that year.