Photos From Fall Press Day 2013

Photos From Fall Press Day 2013

Guru Amar Khalsa, NWSP Intern
November 20
Filed under FALL PRESS DAY, Uncategorized

Photos from Fall Press Day on October 15th, courtesy of Jack Liu.

University of Oregon students write about Fall Press Day 2013

University of Oregon students write about Fall Press Day 2013

November 4
Filed under FALL PRESS DAY, Uncategorized

On Fall Press Day this year, a Feature Writing class, under adjunct instructor Sky Schual, from the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication was given the event as one of their assignments. So about 10 college journalism students showed up to sit down with high school journalism ...

Congratulations to Fall Press Day Write-Off, Best of Show winners

Congratulations to Fall Press Day Write-Off, Best of Show winners

Guru Amar Khalsa, NWSP Intern
October 25
Filed under AWARDS, BEST OF SHOW, FALL PRESS DAY, SPOTLIGHT, Uncategorized

Dear Students and Advisers: I want to personally thank all of you for your participation in the Fall Press Day Write-Offs and Best of Show contests. The judges really enjoyed reading and evaluating all of your hard work. Special thanks goes out to Nerissa Ediza (Parkrose), Alan Sylvestre (University...

KVAL visits Fall Press Day 2013

KVAL visits Fall Press Day 2013

October 18
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KVAL, a local CBS affiliate, paid a visit to University of Oregon's Fall Press Day this year and made a whole news package, including interviews with the visiting high school students. Story below:   "EUGENE, Ore. -- Hundreds of high school and middle school students descended on the Univers...

National 2012 Journalism Teacher Of The Year Ellen Austin to keynote Fall Press Day

National 2012 Journalism Teacher Of The Year Ellen Austin to keynote Fall Press Day

Rob Melton
October 11
Filed under FALL PRESS DAY, Uncategorized

Ellen Austin, MJE, is the director of journalism at The Harker School in San Jose, Calif. She previously taught  journalism and AP Literature at Palo Alto H.S., which received a First Amendment Press Freedom Award in 2011. Austin is entering her sixth year at Paly, where she is among several teachers guiding a 500-plus-student media arts program, which produces an array of ...

“Fall Press Day” at UO for Oregon middle and high school journalists

Guru Amar Khalsa, NWSP Intern
October 11
Filed under FALL PRESS DAY, PRESS RELEASE, Uncategorized

EUGENE, Ore. -- (Oct. 9, 2013) -- More than 500 middle and high school journalists across Oregon have an opportunity to improve their craft during Fall Press Day at the University of Oregon. The Northwest Scholastic Press Association and the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication...

Catherine Hampton learned first-hand about the newspaper business at Coos Bay World

Catherine Hampton learned first-hand about the newspaper business at Coos Bay World

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor
October 1
Filed under ADVISERS, FALL PRESS DAY, Teacher Of Year, Uncategorized, WHO'S WHO IN OREGON SCHOLASTIC JOURNALISM

Catherine Hampton was elected President of the state's journalism adviser organization, Oregon Journalism Education Association, in 2013 for a three-year term. She teaches journalism at Marshfield High School in Coos Bay, Ore. The publication she advises, The Marshfield Times, was named a 2013 Pacemaker...

Fall Press Day speakers, volunteers needed for workshops, forums

September 25
Filed under FALL PRESS DAY, Uncategorized, VOLUNTEER

Fall Press Day encompasses a series of workshops, panel discussions and forums aimed at enriching high school journalists. This very special event affords young journalists across Oregon the opportunity to interact with professional journalists and college professors. It is a day filled with instruction,...

See you at Fall Press Day on Tuesday, Oct. 15 in Eugene!

See you at Fall Press Day on Tuesday, Oct. 15 in Eugene!

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor
September 9
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The Northwest Scholastic Press Association and the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication invite middle and high school student journalists to Fall Press Day. The day of workshops, contests, and panels will be held this year on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Erb Memorial Union on the University...

If you attended Fall Press Day 2012 at UO, take our short survey to help us improve next year’s event

November 1
Filed under ADVISERS, CONFERENCES, FALL PRESS DAY, Uncategorized

If you attended NWSP's Fall Press Day 2012, please take this short survey and tell us about your experience. Northwest Scholastic Press will use this information to evaluate and improve next year's Fall Press Day. Click on the link to start the survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/V2938X8...

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