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Start preparing for IHSA Journalism Sectionals

Start preparing for IHSA Journalism Sectionals

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

April 20, 2017


Filed under IHSA Tournament

Illinois student journalists with striking skills in photography, strong creativity in yearbook theme development, and solid sports writing chops will travel to seven different sectional sites on April 22. However, these students won't be competing in the IHSA Journalism Sectionals only for personal...

IHSA reminder: Feb. 1 is the deadline to sign up for the 2017 tournament

IHSA reminder: Feb. 1 is the deadline to sign up for the 2017 tournament

January 30, 2017


Filed under IJEA News, Press On!

Does your school intend to compete in this year's IHSA journalism tournament? If so, the deadline to enter your school into the competition is Wednesday, Feb. 1. Read on for more information about signing up for the 2017 tourney.

Student journalists compete at IHSA Sectionals

Student journalists compete at IHSA Sectionals

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

April 23, 2016


Filed under IHSA Tournament

Beautiful spring weather only enhanced the performances of student journalists at seven sites across Illinois during the IHSA Sectional competition on April 23. One team from each site took home the sectional plaque, and approximately 350 journalists will converge on the campus of Eastern Illinois...

IHSA approves changes to state journalism tournament

IHSA approves changes to state journalism tournament

By Dave Porreca, IJEA Website Editor

September 2, 2015


Filed under IJEA News, Press On!

The biggest change concerns photography, but five other events were also revised. It's never too early to prepare for the spring tournament, so read on!

Congratulations, IHSA state qualifiers and sectional champs!

Congratulations, IHSA state qualifiers and sectional champs!

By Dave Porreca, IJEA Website Editor

April 25, 2015


Filed under IJEA News, Press On!

Qualifiers in 17 events were chosen April 25 at seven sectional sites for the IHSA journalism state final, which takes place May 1 in Charleston.

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