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Kevin Taulman named CSMA Administrator of Year

Kevin Taulman named CSMA Administrator of Year

September 18, 2018


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Kevin Taulman has been named CSMA 2018 Administrator of the Year and will be honored during the state journalism conference, referred to as J-Day, on Sept. 27 on the Colorado State University campus in Fort Collins. Kevin began his educational career in 1994 after graduating from Purdue University,...

Jessica Hunziker named CSMA Adviser of the Year

Jessica Hunziker named CSMA Adviser of the Year

September 18, 2018


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Jessica Hunziker, MJE, media adviser at Castle View HS, has been named CSMA 2018 Adviser of the Year. She will receive her award at the state journalism conference, referred to as J-Day, on Sept. 27 in the Lory Student Center at Colorado State University. She will address the expected 1,500 attendees...

Record 1,423 entries in Best of Colorado

Record 1,423 entries in Best of Colorado

May 2, 2018


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Go to this page to find the 2017-18 spreadsheet of winners in our spring individual contests. You can find links to winners from past years on that same page. The award certificates -- over 1,300 total -- went in the mail on Monday, April 30 and should be arriving in adviser mailboxes soon. Loo...

Free Speech, Free Press, Free People fall contest winners announced

Free Speech, Free Press, Free People fall contest winners announced

January 9, 2018


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The results are in… Reminding our communities about the importance of the First Amendment and the Five Freedoms it guarantees is always welcome. And the chance to win a $300 voucher for your school media program is also welcome. That's just what our ad hoc fall contest offered, and we are annou...

Top individual journalists honored

Top individual journalists honored

May 2, 2017


Filed under Awards and Scholarships, Broadcast Journalist of the Yer, CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Designer of the Year, Featured News, Middle School Journalist of the Year, Photographer of the Year, Reporter of the Year

CSMA is proud to announce the winners of our top individual awards for student journalists. A portfolio of work from the current school year was required for each award, and judging was done by nationally recognized media advisers. Each first-place winner received a $250 prize, and each winner's school...

Colorado student media programs honored by NSPA at national convention

Colorado student media programs honored by NSPA at national convention

November 14, 2016


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Broadcast Pacemaker Award The Nighthawk News - Rocky Heights MS Best of Show Junior High/Middle School Yearbook #2 - Eagle Eye View, Sierra MS #5 - The Crusader, Castle Rock MS Design of the Year - Yearbook #8 - Carson Bonino, Brighton HS Reflections #5 - Madeline Ashbeck, Rocky Heights MS Th...

Rampart student named first Broadcast Journalist of the Year

Rampart student named first Broadcast Journalist of the Year

May 10, 2016


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CSMA Broadcast Journalist of the Year 2016 1st Place - Patrick Arsenault / Rampart HS (see his portfolio here) Runner-up - Nick Sangalis / Regis Jesuit HS (see his portfolio here) An excerpt from the judge's comments on Patrick's work: "You obviously have a strong connection to athletics and to sports ...

Sierra MS 8th grader earns first Middle School Journalist of the Year honor

Sierra MS 8th grader earns first Middle School Journalist of the Year honor

May 10, 2016


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Hayden Christensen, of Sierra MS, who is an editor on the Eagle Eye View yearbook and the Summit newspaper, has been named the first CSMA Middle School Journalist of the Year. His adviser is Jed Palmer, CJE. You can check out his portfolio here.

Standley Lake journalists sweep Reporter and Designer awards

Standley Lake journalists sweep Reporter and Designer awards

May 10, 2016


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CSMA Reporter of the Year 2016 1st Place - Emily Leo / Standley Lake HS 2nd Place - Emily Klein / Rock Canyon HS 3rd Place - Jacob Morris / Brighton HS Honorable Mention - Alicia Topolnycky / Grandview HS Judging notes from judge Lesley Kennedy, executive editor of Denver Life magazine and fo...

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