Illinois JEA

IFAC announces poster winners

September 18, 2009


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Nick Runyon of Huntley High School is the winner of the 2008 Freedom of Religion poster contest sponsored by the Illinois First Amendment Center. Runyon, who won $1,000, was one of 107 artists who submitted entries in the contest, now in its third year. Total prize money awarded was $3,450. You may v...

NSPA Contest Winners: Best of Show

September 17, 2009


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Newspaper 9-12 Pages 2nd - Drops of Ink, Libertyville HS, Libertyville, Ill. Amanda Muskat, Corey Austin, editor Matt Tooley, adviser Newspaper 13-16 Pages 5th - The Central Times, Naperville Central HS, Naperville, Ill. Ju Ju Kim, editor Linda Kane, adviser Newspaper Special Edition 10th - States...

JEA/NSPA Fall Convention in St. Louis – Registrants

September 16, 2009


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The following Illinois advisers were registered for the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention Nov. 13-16, 2008 in St. Louis The Correspondent (Newspaper) Hersey HS Arlington Heights, Ill. Janet B. Levin The Endeavor (Yearbook) Hersey HS Arlington Heights, Ill. Patty Merris Ter...

Prior Review Statement

September 15, 2009


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IJEA encourages members to use JEA's Prior Review statement as a guideline For more information about JEA's Prior Review Statement go to:www.jea.org/about/statements.html#review...

IHSA State Top 10 Teams

September 15, 2009


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Congratulations to all the IHSA state finalists and winners. The following is a list of the top 10 teams. For a complete list of individual winners in all 15 categories, please go to www.speechwire.com/r-tournament.php?tournid=370. 1 Urbana (University) 23 2 Prospect 20 2 Rolling Meadows 20 4 Edwardsville 19 5 Huntley 17 6 Naperville Central 13 6 Glenbr...

2008-09 All-State Journalism Team lauded at Governor’s Mansion

June 7, 2009


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Ten Illinois high school newspaper/yearbook staff members were been named to the 2008-09 All-State Journalism Team sponsored by the Illinois Journalism Education Association. The All-State Journalism Team recognizes those students who have proven themselves indispensable to their respective school...

2007-08 top journalists take center stage as All-State Journalism Team

June 16, 2008


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SPRINGFIELD — What an afternoon! And what a time for high school journalism. Ten Illinois high school newspaper/yearbook staff members were named to the 2007-08 IJEA All-State Journalism Team in a ceremony June 14 at the Springfield Hilton. The All-State Journalism Team recognizes those students...

2006-07 MVP journalists honored at All-State luncheon

June 10, 2007


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SPRINGFIELD — Some of the top high school newspaper and yearbook staff members in Illinois were honored June 9 as members of the 2007 All-State Journalism Team for their work during the 2006-07 school year. The selection of an All-State Team has occurred annually since 2005. The program, now in...

Illinois Journalist of the Year 2005 – Erin Wood

June 23, 2005


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Erin Wood of Richwoods High School in Peoria received the 2005 Illinois Journalist of the Year Award at the All-State luncheon in Springfield. Erin is advised by Dan Kerns.

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