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 2017! 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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Leave your stamp on J-Day 2018!
Oct03

Leave your stamp on J-Day 2018!

Like last year, students have the chance to design the event shirt! That’s right, pull out your best design skills, dust off that computer and get to work. The deadline to submit your design for the MIPA J-Day 2017 T-shirt is Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. The winning designer receives his/her shirt free and the bragging rights of dressing journalism students across the state. To submit your design, follow these guidelines: ​Your design may...

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J-Day 2018 – save the date!
Aug04

J-Day 2018 – save the date!

MIPA’s largest event of the year, J-Day, has been set for Wednesday, March 28, 2018. After an overwhelming response from the membership survey this spring, the MIPA Board of Directors contracted with the Missouri School of Journalism to return to campus for the day of speakers, sessions and awards. A majority of members voted to return to campus while MU enjoys its spring break, meaning MIPA class sessions will be concentrated...

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