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Make plans for symposium, Pacers media day

This year’s symposium is again paired with the Pacers Sports Media Day, March 7, 2018. The symposium will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Indiana Statehouse North Atrium. In addition to presentations about First Amendment issues, the finalists and 2018 Indiana Student Journalist of the Year (click here for entry information), sports contest and First […]

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Principal recognized for supporting student media

by Leigh Durphey Franklin College The opioid crisis. Election protests. A student’s death. One-to-one technology transition. Crown Point High School’s Inklings newspaper staff and Excalibur yearbook staff covered all these controversial topics without any administrative interference. Thanks to Principal Chip Pettit, who has been awarded IHSPA’s 2017 administrator of the year, CPHS journalism students and […]

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That’s a wrap: 2017 convention recap

by Shelby Mullis Franklin College Be heard. Those were the two words printed on the nametags, T-shirts and posters for the Indiana High School Press Association’s 2017 fall convention. For student journalists across the state, these two words became a motto as they fought to preserve their freedoms and those of future student journalists throughout […]

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