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Top journalists celebrated at symposium

Southport student Madelyn Knight was named the 2019 Indiana High School Journalist of the Year during the 12th annual IHSPA First Amendment Symposium March 14 at the Indiana Statehouse. One of four finalists from across the state, contest judges selected Knight’s comprehensive portfolio because it not only showcased her talents within the field, but also […]

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Indiana New Voices legislation filed for 2019

Several have asked about another attempt at passing a New Voices bill in 2019, and I wanted to confirm that we are indeed giving it another try this session. IHSPA will distribute news and information about the campaign to make this legislation a reality, but here is where we are right now: ● You can […]

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Spring contest winners eligible for prize money

New for 2019, the Indiana High School Press Association will provide financial awards to spring contest winners. Guidelines for each competition are as follows: DAVID ADAMS FIRST AMENDMENT CONTEST ($100 prize to winning school, $50 prize to second place) Named after former IU Student Media Director and fierce student rights advocate David Adams, this award […]

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