J-Challenges Announced for 2017-18 School Year!
Aug16

J-Challenges Announced for 2017-18 School Year!

J-Challenges are back for the fourth year! MIPA is excited to offer three different cycles throughout the year, featuring opportunities for all types of student media to compete. 

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J-Challenges Round 3 results reported
Feb16

J-Challenges Round 3 results reported

The results of the third round of J-Challenges are here! Congratulations to everyone who worked so hard on your school’s entries! Feature (not broadcast) Story Challenge: First Place:  “Courage for Change” by Maddie Bader of Hermann High School – Judge’s Feedback: “Courage for Change” displays the crisp style that we like to see in journalistic writing, yet the writer also uses quotes and appropriate descriptive language to keep...

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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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J-Challenges Round 2 results reported

The results of the second round of J-Challenges are here! Congratulations to everyone who worked so hard on your school’s entries! This is a learning experience for everyone who entered and those of you who may use these exemplars to inspire your own students. Our judges for the second round of Journalism challenges include a photo editor, a features writer, a graphic designer and a retired journalism educator. Between these four...

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New contest: MIPA Journalism Challenge launches today

Meeting deadlines and rising to a journalistic challenge as a team: Are you ready to do both? MIPA revamped the contests, and in the process created the MIPA Journalism Challenge. This will be a way for students to compete in a timed competition, push themselves journalistically and learn more about the craft by doing a true hands-on deadline-driven contest. SPECIFICATIONS: Students may enter in teams of two, three, or four people....

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MIPA launches new Journalism Challenge contest

Meeting deadlines and rising to a journalistic challenge as a team: Are you ready to do both? MIPA revamped the contests, and in the process created the MIPA Journalism Challenge. This will be a way for students to compete in a timed competition, push themselves journalistically and learn more about the craft by doing a true hands-on deadline-driven contest. SPECIFICATIONS: Students may enter in teams of two, three, or four people....

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