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Window #4 winners chosen as special Best of Colorado contests wrap up

Window #4 winners chosen as special Best of Colorado contests wrap up

May 28, 2020

Best of Colorado 2020 Special COVID-19 Individual Contests – Contest Window #4 (May 12-May 26) A special opportunity was provided for advisers who were interested to simply name one student per CSMA-member medium as "most valuable." No specific evidence was needed beyond the recommendation of the ...

Best of Colorado Window #3 winners chosen

Best of Colorado Window #3 winners chosen

May 13, 2020

Best of Colorado 2020 Special COVID-19 Individual Contests – Contest Window #3 (April 28-May 11) So much great work continues in Colorado student media, and we know are only seeing a fraction... but it's still impressive stuff. There is one more chance to share and compete in our special spring...

Special BOC Results: Individual
Contest Window #2 (April 14-27 )

Special BOC Results: Individual <br />Contest Window #2 (April 14-27 )

April 30, 2020

Certificates were put in the mail on April 29 to individual student addresses, adviser homes, or schools, as specified on the online entry form. Congratulations to our second batch of Best of Colorado winners. New reporting, with a couple adjusted contest categories,  are eligible for Window #3 submissions....

Special COVID-19 Individual Contests
Contest Window #1 (through April 13)

Special COVID-19 Individual Contests<br />Contest Window #1 (through April 13)

April 15, 2020

Certificates are going in the mail to individual student addresses, adviser homes, or schools, as specified on the online entry form. Congratulations to our first batch of Best of Colorado winners. New work (and a couple new contest categories) is eligible for Window #2 submissions. If you missed...

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 ...

Spring deadlines delayed

Spring deadlines delayed

March 24, 2020

After considering a range of opinions and options, all of them thoughtful and valuable, the CSMA board has decided to move our spring contest and critique deadlines to summer. The most likely due date is July 15 (particularly if normal school operations do not resume this school year). The board will...

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...

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