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J-Day registration deadline is Oct. 15, earlier for those needing parking tags

J-Day registration deadline is Oct. 15, earlier for those needing parking tags

September 27, 2016


Filed under CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, FEARless, Featured News, State J-Day

Get registered for J-Day 2016 today by going to our online registration form. The drop dead deadline is Oct. 15, but schools ordering parking tags must register NLT Oct. 6 to allow time for the tags to be mailed to your school address. Don't forget: buses do not need on-campus parking tags. There ...

J-Day registration is open

J-Day registration is open

September 13, 2016


Filed under CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Featured News, State J-Day, Uncategorized

We will keep you updated on J-Day speakers and special events Our theme is FEARless, and we plan to include sessions on covering diversity, taking on sensitive issues, and boldly exploring the still evolving worlds of social media and video. The first deadline for session submissions is Sept. 15, so w...

Join with 200 other student media in the new year

Join with 200 other student media in the new year

August 16, 2016


Filed under CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Featured News

CSMA membership is by individual student medium, and we offer memberships for printed news publications, yearbooks, news websites, and broadcast/video programs. Membership for the year is only $65, which includes all our contests and services... no add ons. Two media from the same school lowers the cost...

SNO workshop jump starts 16 student websites

SNO workshop jump starts 16 student websites

August 4, 2016


Filed under CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Featured News

Notes from Jason Wallestad, co-founder of SNO, from the CSMA-SNO hands-on workshop series, held Aug. 1-3. Schools could choose either to attend the introduction workshop to Wordpress at Monarch HS or Palmer Ridge. The second workshop, devoted to more hands-on work and individualized instruction from...

Standley Lake journalists sweep Reporter and Designer awards

Standley Lake journalists sweep Reporter and Designer awards

May 10, 2016


Filed under Awards and Scholarships, CSMA Events, Contests, Scholarship News, Designer of the Year, Featured News, Reporter of the Year

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...

Students meet education leaders at state capitol

Students meet education leaders at state capitol

March 11, 2016


Filed under Capitol Hill Press Conference, Featured News, Press Events

The first six photos from the slide show above were submitted by Conner Davis and Tyler Merchant, Mountain Vista HS, and was the first-place winning portfolio from the CHPC. In addition to all the images being terrific (and tightly cropped), the captions are models of strong reporting.   It was Leap Day at the Leg on Feb...

Mountain Vista Media editor named Greer Scholarship winner, goes on to national JEA competition

Mountain Vista Media editor named Greer Scholarship winner, goes on to national JEA competition

March 11, 2016


Filed under Awards and Scholarships, Featured News, Scholarships

Three terrific student journalists have been named winners of the CSMA college scholarships, in a competition that selection committee members praised as one of the top groups of nominees in years. We encourage you to browse through their online portfolios to see the quality of their work and their...

Survival, for advisers and students, headlines Winter Thaw on CU campus

Survival, for advisers and students, headlines Winter Thaw on CU campus

February 11, 2016


Filed under Advisers Only, CU-Boulder, Featured News, Teaching & Learning, Winter Professional Development

A renovated Winter Thaw, last held in 2014, brought a range of advisers to CU-Boulder to discuss how to reignite the publications they advise. Under the leadership of Tim Harrower, perhaps the nation's preeminent design expert and the author of "Inside Reporting," the leading college journalism textbook,...

Capitol Hill Press Conference offers up close look at state government

Capitol Hill Press Conference offers up close look at state government

January 2, 2016


Filed under Capitol Hill Press Conference, Featured News, Press Events

Why not spend LEAP DAY WITH THE LEG on Monday, Feb. 29, 2016? There is no cost for CSMA members, though due to space limitations we ask that TWO students per member medium (plus the advisers) attend. Again, this is a free event for CSMA members, but we ask you to complete this quick online form not...

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