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Kevin Taulman named CSMA Administrator of Year

Kevin Taulman named CSMA Administrator of Year

September 18, 2018


Filed under Awards and Scholarships, CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Featured News, Uncategorized

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...

Register for J-Day now – deadline is Friday night, Sept. 21

Register for J-Day now – deadline is Friday night, Sept. 21

September 7, 2018


Filed under Conferences, CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Featured News, J-Day Best of Show, State J-Day

You won't want to miss the chance to hear from Mary Beth Tinker, one of the students whose protest against the Vietnam war led to the 1969 landmark Supreme Court decision. Her keynote is titled "Speak Up, Stand Up! Student Voices in Mighty Times," and it will get the day off to a great start. Re...

Register now for our one-day SNO workshop

Register now for our one-day SNO workshop

August 13, 2018


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CSMA is partnering with School Newspapers Online to bring a one-day hands-on workshop designed to make your SNO website more effective, more efficient, and more professional. Jason Wallestad, one of SNO's founders, will be leading the workshop. This one-time opportunity is Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018....

Eagle Valley journalist named Benson Scholarship winner

May 11, 2018


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Natalie Marner, a senior at Eagle Valley HS, is our 2018 Eric Benson Scholarship winner. Her portfolio was chosen from the four final candidates as the one that best exemplifies both breadth and depth of reporting as well as a strong personal voice and impact on her community. Here is the link to her portfolio. This is a...

Top journalists named

Top journalists named

May 2, 2018


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Top students honored in annual portfolio competition CSMA welcomes the Rocky Mountain Student Media Corporation this year as a supporting sponsor for the student prizes. That support allowed us to award first place winners checks for $300, while their school media programs received another $250. ...

Record 1,423 entries in Best of Colorado

Record 1,423 entries in Best of Colorado

May 2, 2018


Filed under Awards and Scholarships, CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Uncategorized

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...

ONE DAY winter coverage challenge draws wide range of entries

ONE DAY winter coverage challenge draws wide range of entries

March 28, 2018


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Placewinners in the first-ever CSMA ONE DAY Winter Coverage Challenge include 7 schools among 18 total entries in the various contest categories. The contest challenged student media programs to focus on one day in the life of their school community – Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 – and to share their...

Annual day at state capitol draws nearly 100

Annual day at state capitol draws nearly 100

March 18, 2018


Filed under Capitol Hill Press Conference, CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Featured News

Placewinners in the four contests growing out of the annual CSMA Capitol Hill Press Conference have been announced. The press conference, a tradition since 1982, brings students to the state capitol to meet with representatives, tour the building, and question a variety of sources in a press conference...

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