J Day Award Winners Announced
Mar29

J Day Award Winners Announced

Thank you to the nearly 1300 students and advisers who traveled to the University of Missouri-Columbia on March 28 for the 49th annual J Day celebration of student journalism! And congratulations to the more than 1,200 total state winners honored in Overall and Individual contests.  MIPA recognizes All-Missouri, Superior, Excellent and Honorable Mention work with certificates. MIPA judges chose roughly the top 10% of the entries to...

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Registration for J-Day 2018 opens
Feb05

Registration for J-Day 2018 opens

Registration for J-Day 2018 is NOW OPEN! MIPA is so excited to officially invite you and your students to register for the Wednesday, March 28, Journalism Day on the University of Missouri campus! Remember, as an MIPA member, J-Day is FREE to attend for teachers and students! Before you start, we have two changes for this year: Lunch: During the annual MIPA Business Meeting, 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., not only will board members be...

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Keynote and speaker schedule for J-Day 2018 announced
Jan19

Keynote and speaker schedule for J-Day 2018 announced

MIPA is pleased to announce the line up of speakers and sessions for J-Day 2018! 8:45 a.m. Introduction 9-9:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker: Katy Bergen is an education reporter at The Kansas City Star. She joined The Star in 2016 after four years writing about education and sports business for the Bradenton Herald and the Sarasota Herald-Tribune in Florida. Her work has been recognized by the Education Writers Association, the Florida...

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J-Day shirt orders are open!
Jan19

J-Day shirt orders are open!

Wear JDay every day! If you and your students are interested in ordering shirts for J-Day, the order form links here. Cost $10-12. Payable by check to: MIPA, c/o Missouri School of Journalism, 132 Neff Annex, Columbia, MO 65211-1200, or by cash or check at JDay. Only pre-ordered shirts will be printed. No extras will be available on JDay. Deadline for T-shirt orders: Friday, March...

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J-Day Shirt Design Winner announced
Jan04

J-Day Shirt Design Winner announced

Please join us in congratulating Jefferson Donald from William Chrisman High School, Independence, for his winning design for J-Day 2018! Keep an eye on the official J-Day webpage and members can look for future emails from MIPA for pricing and how to order the shirts for your...

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Award season launches with nominations
Jan02

Award season launches with nominations

As the year changes to 2018, it’s time to think about beginning an application for yourself or nominate others for one of MIPA’s individual state awards! It’s a great way to recognize people in the journalism profession who are accomplishing amazing things or helping you to do the same. These awards are closely aligned with the national awards given by JEA and winners of the state award are encouraged to apply at the national...

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