Example of a Spam Email

The below message is spam and not phishing. A phishing email would try to obtain your credentials. 

Subject: Washtenaw Community College 2016-2017 Who's Who: You are included
Good morning.
I am writing to let you know that you received Honorable Mention in yesterday’s article titled "Who's Who in Academia" by Joseph Bozanek.

The article will remain available at www.newsdigest.co for the next few hours and is also available to download in PDF format.

Wishing you the best of continued success,

Mark Geierman, Ph.D.
Editor, News Digest International