Canisius Alumnus Wins Pulitzer Prize

June 18, 2015


BUFFALO, NY - Adam Zyglis '04 received one of the highest national honors on Monday, April 20, when he was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for editorial cartooning.   

Zyglis is the editorial cartoonist for The Buffalo News.  He is also a nationally-syndicated editorial cartoonist whose work regularly appears in the USA Today, The Los Angeles Times and The New York Times

In receiving the Pulitzer Prize, the committee recognized Zyglis for his use of “strong images to connect with readers while conveying layers of meaning in a few words.”

Click here to view photos from the congratulatory reception hosted by Canisius College and The Buffalo News. 

Learn more about Adam Zyglis in this 2009 Canisius Magazine story.