Cynthia Tucker, the editorial page editor of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, will receive Colby’s 2005 Elijah Parish Lovejoy Award. “‘Cynthia is one of the nation’s most skillful editorial writers and commentators,’ retired Boston Globe editor Matthew Storin said in his role as chair of the Lovejoy Selection Committee,’but we are particularly honoring the courage and fortitude she has shown in never taking the easy or predictable path – sometimes, I’m sure, at the cost of personal relationships and feeling lots of heat.'”