MIPA Challenge #3 Winners Announced
Feb12

MIPA Challenge #3 Winners Announced

MIPA Journalism Challenge #3 was for Yearbook and Newspaper/Newsmagazine. Topics were emailed to MIPA members on Jan. 10 and teams had until Jan. 24 to submit their work. The results are in! Yearbook First Place: Caroline Bonacorso, Grace Duddy, Haley Anne Mahusay of Staley High School for “In Their Own Words: Students Share Their Definitions of Giving” Judge’s Comments: Stunning, personal, and powerful stories....

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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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Zoe Butler Earns MIPA’s Student Journalist of the Year Award
Jan30

Zoe Butler Earns MIPA’s Student Journalist of the Year Award

After reviewing comprehensive applications and portfolios, the MIPA judge has selected Zoe Butler, a senior at St. Teresa’s Academy in Kansas City, Mo., as the 2018 MIPA Student Journalist of the Year (SJOY). Butler is the editor-in-chief of Dart and DartNewsOnline, the school’s nationally award-winning student-run newspaper and news website, advised by Brad Lewis. Student portfolios were judged in nine categories:...

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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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January Photo of the Month Theme Announced
Jan04

January Photo of the Month Theme Announced

January’s Photo of the Month Contests start NOW! CLICK TO SUBMIT A PHOTO OF THE MONTH ENTRY FOR JANUARY January’s Photo of the Month theme is “FRESH”  January brings a fresh take on a brand new year, new semester and new chance for great photos. Capture moments that illustrate what “FRESH” means to your school and student body for our January Photo of the Month contest! ONE photo per month, per...

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