Overall Yearbook Contest Now Open
May16

Overall Yearbook Contest Now Open

Fiery photos? Captivating captions? Fabulous feature writing? See how your 2017 overall yearbook stacks up to national design, writing and photography best practices by submitting it to MIPA’s annual Overall Yearbook Contest & Critique. Before you pack up your room for the summer, take a moment to complete the entry form and mail your 2017 yearbook to the MIPA judges. For fall-distributed books, you have a bit more time. You...

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You can’t “resist” January’s Photo of the Month contest!
Jan05

You can’t “resist” January’s Photo of the Month contest!

Whether you aren’t able to resist these two little puppies or you see the little guy fighting back, we hope you’ll participate in January’s Photo of the Month contest with the theme of “Resistance” or “Fighting Back.” All you have to do: 1)      Choose THE BEST PHOTO someone on your staff has taken in the month of January. It should fit this month’s theme: Resistance or Fighting Back. ONLY ONE PHOTO PER PUBLICATION 2)     ...

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New J challenges due Jan. 25
Jan04

New J challenges due Jan. 25

It’s a New Year and time for a potpourri of journalism challenges, with something for almost everyone! Students will have until midnight, Wed., Jan. 25 to complete the task(s) assigned in their chosen category on their own with minimal assistance from their adviser(s). Enter the Staff Editorial Challenge New Missouri Law Has Strict Consequences for Fighting and Bullying. Use these links (and any others you find) for research: 1....

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Thursday Tips – Jan. 5
Jan03

Thursday Tips – Jan. 5

MIPA offers Thursday Tips weekly to all members via the MIPA List-Serv. We are happy to post them, periodically, to all visitors to the MIPA website. Enjoy! 1)      Udemy is offering a course of 34 lectures by Dan Rather for $10 until Jan. 11.  https://www.udemy.com/danrather/ 2)      With all the talk about false news, this chart may be helpful in discerning the more consistently accurate news sources....

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Enter  December’s JOYful Photo of the Month Contest
Dec01

Enter December’s JOYful Photo of the Month Contest

The December holidays are festive and joyful. Show how your students express their happiness by entering MIPA’s December Photo of the Month contest with the theme – JOY! Submissions uploaded to the MIPA monthly contests should be made according to these specifications: Photos should be saved as a JPG file of 2 MB or less. Entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on the last day of the contest month to this website. Photo...

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