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HB20-1062 passed unanimously

February 7, 2020

The third reading of the bill was passed by the entire House on Feb. 13. The vote was 59-0, with six excused. That sends the bill on to the Senate for the next step in the process. Our senate sponsor is Sen. Don Coram (R-Montrose). Our amendment to the 1990 Colorado Student Free Expression law was enthusiastically endorsed in a 13-0 vote by the House Education Committee on Feb. 6. You can check...

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Texas professional nonprofit site offers useful model for student media

January 31, 2020

“The for-profit newspaper business model is broken,” said Texas Tribune editor Evan Smith, “and it won’t come back.” Smith presented the Margolin Distinguished Lecture on Jan. 23 in the Cable Center on the campus of the University of Denver, and his thoughts and experiences in professional journalism have lots of implications for student media. Smith, who is the former editor of the...

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Six schools earn vouchers recognizing ONE DAY coverage

January 28, 2020

Erie HS's Tiger Media earned the top award in this annual coverage competition, which brings a $200 voucher to be used for any CSMA event in 2020. This includes J-Day, as well as Summer Adviser Workshop and reTHINK workshop. Erie received the nod due to the extensive range of coverage the staff put together. Check out some of their coverage here: design team and rocketry, new restaurant comes to...

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