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IHSPA makes changes to Harvey Awards

IHSPA is excited to announce the opening of the 2019 Harvey Award competition and the following contest changes: -We will no longer have separate contest sites for newspaper and yearbook Harvey entries. There is only one website for ALL submissions, regardless of student publication format, and it can be found here: https://betternewspapercontest.com/login. Select “2019 IHSPA […]

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Opposition prevents New Voices law in 2019

By Emily Ketterer Special to IHSPA INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana student journalists will continue to wait for First Amendment protections after legislation securing those rights failed to be considered in 2019. The bill was filed by Reps. Ed Clere, R-New Albany, and Ed DeLaney, D-Indianapolis, for a third year in the General Assembly but didn’t garner […]

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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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