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Letter: Tomorrow’s leaders will benefit from HB 1016

“An informed citizenry is at the heart of a dynamic democracy,” wrote Thomas Jefferson. Like it or not, journalists do the lion-share of reporting to Americans as to what its government, be it national, state, or local, is doing or considering. So, during a time when we can choose from a multitude of news outlets, […]

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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 South 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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