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IJEA selects All-State Journalism Team for 2017

IJEA selects All-State Journalism Team for 2017

By Amanda Bright, IJEA Co-Secretary and Region 5 Board Member

April 28, 2017

The All-State Journalism Team began in spring of 2005, when the Illinois Journalism Education Association recognized a need to honor those students who have proven themselves indispensable to their respective school media (e.g., yearbook, print or online newspaper, print or online newsmagazine, ...

IJEA selects All-State Journalism Team for 2016

IJEA selects All-State Journalism Team for 2016

By Amanda Bright, IJEA Co-Secretary and Region 5 Board Member

May 2, 2016

The All-State Journalism Team began in spring of 2005, when the Illinois Journalism Education Association recognized a need to honor those students who have proven themselves indispensable to their respective school media (e.g., yearbook, print or online newspaper, print or online newsmagazine, broad...

Video: Here’s what’s so great about the IJEA All-State Journalism Team. Now go for it!

Video: Here’s what’s so great about the IJEA All-State Journalism Team. Now go for it!

By Dave Porreca, IJEA Website Editor

September 14, 2015

Michael Geheren, a member of the IJEA All-State Journalism Team in 2012 and 2013, talks about why students should enter the competition and why advisers should nominate their MVPs.

Meet our new All-State Team!

Meet our new All-State Team!

By Dave Porreca, IJEA Website Editor

May 5, 2015

Whether they're editing copy, writing headlines, designing pages or otherwise saving the day behind the scenes, these nine students make sure their school publications deliver excellence in journalism.

2013-14 All-State Team honored by IJEA at year-end event

2013-14 All-State Team honored by IJEA at year-end event

June 13, 2014

Twelve Illinois high school media staff members named to the 2013-14 All-State Journalism Team, sponsored by the Illinois Journalism Education Association, were honored in a ceremony Saturday, June 7, at the Executive Mansion in Springfield.  Also honored was the Illinois Journalist of the Year and...

2013-14 All-State Team announced

May 28, 2014

The Illinois Journalism Education Association has announced its 2013-14 All-State Team. The team members are: • Gabrielle Abesamis of Niles West High School in Skokie, Evelyn Lauer, adviser • Holly Baldacci of Huntley High School, Dennis Brown, adviser • Nicholas Boose of Kaneland High in Maple ...

2012-13 All-State Team to be honored June 1 at Executive Mansion

May 8, 2013

Each year the IJEA names members of the All-State Journalism Team, those MVPs without whom their student media would not run as smoothly. Advisers nominate students who rise to the challenge, who work to ensure the publication or broadcast media meet deadlines, are error-free and represent the school....

2010-11 All-State high school journalists honored

2010-11 All-State high school journalists honored

June 15, 2011

At a ceremony Saturday, June 4, 2011, at the Executive Mansion in Springfield, the IJEA honored the state's top high school journalists. At this annual event, co-sponsored by the Illinois Press Foundation, students, their advisers and their families celebrated excellence in scholastic journalism....

2009-10 All-State Journalism Team receives awards in Springfield

June 6, 2010

Members of the 2009-10 All-State Journalism Team gathered at the Executive Mansion in Springfield for their induction on June 5. The team members are: Karen Baena, Lane Technical College Prep High School, adviser Seth Johnson Andrea Behling, Belvidere North High School, adviser Mike Doyle Nichola...

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

June 7, 2009

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

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

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...

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