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Submissions being accepted for spring contests

Schools may now submit entires for the 2020 IHSPA spring contests. Several of the important dates for these competitions have changed, so please read the following information carefully: FIRST AMENDMENT SYMPOSIUM CONTESTS — DUE FEB. 14, FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FEB. 21, RECOGNIZED AT STATEHOUSE MARCH 10 DAVID ADAMS FIRST AMENDMENT CONTEST ($100 prize to winning school, […]

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Another reminder to review JOY guidelines

By Ryan Gunterman IHSPA Executive Director This is just another friendly reminder to review the JEA Journalist of the Year Scholarships page and follow this rubric while constructing the digital portfolio. This contest rewards those who produce work of high quality in a variety of storytelling platforms, and students may view portfolios from previous national winners […]

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Plainfield educator named adviser of the year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Plainfield educator recognized as state’s best in scholastic journalism  Oct. 24, 2019 FRANKLIN, Ind. — Michelle Burress, Plainfield High School student media adviser and journalism educator, received the Ella Sengenberger Adviser of the Year Award during the Indiana High School Press Association’s state convention at Franklin College last Friday, Oct. 18. The […]

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