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Announcing COVID-19 Special Coverage Awards

Announcing COVID-19 Special Coverage Awards

March 30, 2020

Special COVID-19 Coverage Challenges SPRING, 2020 There is no official word as to whether everyone will be returning to campus this school year, but the governor has repeatedly said it is unlikely. That is sad on multiple levels, but we are living in "interesting times," whether we like it or not. We ...

Top coverage of Capitol Hill
event announced

Top coverage of Capitol Hill <br />event announced

March 10, 2020

Thirty-four student journalists and seven advisers attended our annual Capitol Hill Press Conference on March 2, in the Old Supreme Court Chambers. High schools included: Arapahoe, Arvada, Conifer, Fossil Ridge, Highlands Ranch, Monarch, Palmer Ridge, and Thornton. Several registered schools had to cancel...

Fairview senior wins
2020 Greer Scholarship

Fairview senior wins <br />2020 Greer Scholarship

March 10, 2020

Jivan West, senior at Fairview HS, was named as the Dorothy Greer Scholarship winner for 2020. He will receive a $3,000 college scholarship to support his next steps. Jivan has amassed a wide range of journalistic honors and experiences in his high school career and personal photojournalism life, and you can see his portf...

Register online this week for Capitol Hill Press Conference

Register online this week for Capitol Hill Press Conference

February 25, 2020

The CHPC, which began in 1982 and brings up to a 100 student journalists and their advisers to the state capitol to hear from and question government officials, is back on Monday, March 2. Due to heavy demand for hearing rooms, our event will begin EARLY, prior to the senate and house convening for the...

Top educators for 2019
honored at J-Day

Top educators for 2019 </br>honored at J-Day

October 10, 2019

Top adviser sets the pace for state’s video programs Patrick Moring, CJE, media adviser at Rampart HS, has been named CSMA 2019 Adviser of the Year. Over the course of his teaching career, he has gone from English Language Arts to full time work heading the KRAM student video media programs. ...

Grab a copy of our 2019-20 Deadline Calendar today!

September 10, 2019

Deadline calendar 2019-20

J-Day registration deadline Sept. 20

J-Day registration deadline Sept. 20

September 7, 2019

J-Day is bringing 50 speakers, covering a wide range of media issues and tips, to the Lory Student Center on the campus of Colorado State University on Thursday, Sept. 26. Download a copy of our J-Day "At-a-glance" guide to get started with your planning for the day. We have 52 learning sessions from ...

Best of Colorado award certificates are in the mail

Best of Colorado award certificates are in the mail

May 6, 2019

Congratulations to a record number of winners in our annual spring Best of Colorado individual awards. You can download this year's spreadsheet list, sorted by school and medium, here. Just FYI: you can also download ALL results from this competition, since it began in 2011, on this same page. Due...

Castle View senior named
2019 Greer Scholarship winner

Castle View senior named <br>2019 Greer Scholarship winner

March 7, 2019

Taylore Todd, copy editor of the Vieo and a key contributor to all four Castle View student media (print news, yearbook, online, and video broadcast), has been named the 2019 Dorothy Greer Scholarship winner by CSMA. Her portfolio will be advanced to the Journalism Education Association’s Nationa...

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