Capture “Once in a Lifetime” Moments for the Photo of the Month Contest!
Aug16

Capture “Once in a Lifetime” Moments for the Photo of the Month Contest!

Tear your eyes away from August’s Total Eclipse long enough to snap the perfect photo for MIPA’s first Photo of the Month contest in the 2017-18 school year!

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MIPA membership open for 2017-18! Renew or join now!
Aug05

MIPA membership open for 2017-18! Renew or join now!

With school starting in the next few weeks, it’s time to start your publication’s membership in the state scholastic journalism organization as well! Last school year, MIPA had a record number of members and a record attendance registered for J-Day. We hope to top those numbers again this year, and continue to serve journalism teachers and students across the state with our line up of programs and services. MIPA offers...

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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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Journalism Summit back for a second year
Aug01

Journalism Summit back for a second year

The first regional workshop is on the calendar! Saturday, Sept. 30 – Journalism Summit at East Central College – Registration will start Sept. 1. Space is limited to the first 75 students who register (That’s up by 50 from last year!). This free event will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and lunch is provided. The theme this year is “Navigating Media in the 21st Century.” Students can expect to...

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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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J-Day 2017 Awards now available

MIPA is so happy to honor nearly 1,100 state winners in Overall and Individual contests this year. A complete list of winners is available at: http://mipajournalism.com/j-day-awards-lists/ We would like to thank our nearly 80 judges who reviewed the roughly 1,800 entries this year. Judges range from journalism teachers and professors to professional journalists from across the country. Alicia Archuleta photojournalist, journalism...

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