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Winners named in Capitol Hill Press Conference writing, video contests

Winners named in Capitol Hill Press Conference writing, video contests

February 26, 2012


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Feb. 26, 2012 - The culminating activity of our annual Capitol Hill Press Conference in an on-the-spot writing contest, with participants usually working in teams of two for 90 minutes to produce a news story on the event. This year, due to one of the scheduled speakers being unable to attend due to...

Shaffer, McNulty highlight Capitol Hill Friday

Shaffer, McNulty highlight Capitol Hill Friday

February 7, 2012


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Feb. 7, 2012 -- Registration is requested for our annual Capitol Hill Press Conference by end of the day Feb. 8. Please download the registration PDF here, save it to your computer, fill it out and then email it back to [email protected] with the PDF attached. We are honored to welcome Senate Presid...

SPJ essay contest explores an independent media

SPJ essay contest explores an independent media

January 20, 2012


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Jan. 20, 2012 - Leticia Steffen, from CSU-Pueblo and a friend of CHSPA, is coordinating the SPJ High School Essay Contest for the Colorado Pro SPJ chapter. The topic is "Why is it important that we have new media that is independent of the government?" You can download the entry form here, and it can be mailed directly to Leticia (along with the essay entries)...

Colorado heats up chilly Minneapolis

Colorado heats up chilly Minneapolis

November 21, 2011


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Minneapolis / Nov. 21, 2011 -  Colorado publications and individual students held their own in various competitions during the Nov. 17-20 JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Convention in Minneapolis. Best of Show The Best of Show competition is open to all media represented by at least one ...

Arrrrr! Winners named in Pirates contest

Arrrrr! Winners named in Pirates contest

April 21, 2011


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Students and advisers from 14 schools gathered to tour the Denver Museum and Nature and Scienes's latest exhibit, "Real Pirates," on Saturday, March 12. Check out a slide show of photos from the event at http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/sets/72157626272981174/ Students had to email their ...

Conifer reporters take first in news, while Englewood team wins video contest at Capitol Hill

Conifer reporters take first in news, while Englewood team wins video contest at Capitol Hill

April 21, 2011


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Professional journalists chose the following as the top article in the Capitol Hill Press Conference news story contest: Cuts inevitable for education Jessica Zook and Sam Katzman, reporters for Conifer High "Lobo Legend" School districts across Colorado will likely fall victim to one of the larg...

Englewood writer takes 1st place in Fright Night contest

Englewood writer takes 1st place in Fright Night contest

October 29, 2010


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Englewood High School student TC Scaggiari's news-feature on the Elitch Gardens Fright Night Media Day earned first place in our quick turnaround writing contest on the event. Scaggiari's adviser is Sheila Jones. Five schools attended the Oct. 2 media day, and reporters had the opportunity to write...

Night Before boasts Pulitzer-winner Gutierrez

Night Before boasts Pulitzer-winner Gutierrez

September 6, 2010


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If you can be in Fort Collins the night before J-Day, why not spend the evening learning from one of the world's top photojournalists? Click here for all the information and how to register for the Oct. 13 Night Before. Need a place to stay, close to campus, with a special J-Day rate? Click here to r...

Fright Night Media Day

September 5, 2010


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CHSPA and Elitch Gardens are sponsoring a news-feature writing contest growing out of Eltich's Oct. 2 Fright Night Media Day. It's a fun day with a light-hearted subject that allows you to report, write and get feedback (and possible prizes from Elitch Gardens), all before Halloween. All the details,...

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