1st annual Portland Press Day set for Thursday, March 9

1st annual Portland Press Day set for Thursday, March 9

January 20, 2017
Filed under EVENTS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, WORKSHOPS

Join Northwest Scholastic Press and the University of Oregon SOJC for a day of middle and high school journalism workshops in Portland. Thursday, March 9, 2017 | 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM | University of Oregon in Portland, White Stag Building Portland Press Day encompasses a series of workshops aimed ...

Start preparing for Student Media Olympics!

Start preparing for Student Media Olympics!

January 20, 2017
Filed under CONTESTS, STUDENT MEDIA OLYMPICS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, TOP STORY

Make sure your journalism students receive the statewide recognition they deserve. It's time to enter your staff's best work of the year in the 2017. Review your newspapers, magazines, yearbooks, videos, podcasts, and websites for your best journalistic work this year and place your...

Fall Press Day 2016 contest winners

Fall Press Day 2016 contest winners

November 29, 2016
Filed under AWARDS, BEST OF SHOW, CONTESTS, FALL PRESS DAY, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, TOP STORY, Uncategorized, WRITE-OFFS

Dear students and advisers, We want to personally thank you for your participation in the 2016 Fall Press Day Best of Show, Write-off, and Email-in contests. Northwest Scholastic Press is proud of all your accomplishments and we look forward to working with you this school year. We als...

Congratulations to this year’s Student Media Olympics winners

Congratulations to this year’s Student Media Olympics winners

June 10, 2016
Filed under AWARDS, CONTESTS, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENT MEDIA OLYMPICS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized

Dear students and advisers, Thank you for your participation in Student Media Olympics. This year we received over 500 entries from 19 schools throughout the state of Oregon. NWSP awarded a total of 434 awards: 61 best of categories, 80 superiors, 131 excellent, and 162 honorable mentions. I know...

UO College of Education and the School of Journalism and Communication present Teaching: Reclaiming the Craft

UO College of Education and the School of Journalism and Communication present Teaching: Reclaiming the Craft

March 23, 2016
Filed under ADVISERS, DIVERSITY, EVENTS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized

The University of Oregon College of Education and School of Journalism and Communication are holding a public gathering about teaching and media coverage of education issues in Oregon on Thursday evening, April 14 from 6-9 pm at Parkrose High School, 12003 NE Shaver St. Portland, OR. This event is FREE, but y...

Congratulations to Fall Press Day contest winners

Congratulations to Fall Press Day contest winners

Simone Myers, Education Program Assistant
November 16, 2015
Filed under AWARDS, BEST OF SHOW, CONTESTS, FALL PRESS DAY, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized, WRITE-OFFS

Dear students and advisers, I want to personally thank you for your participation in the 2015 Fall Press Day Best of Show, Write-off, Carry-in, and Email-in contests. Northwest Scholastic Press is proud of all your accomplishments and I look forward to working with you this school year. I also...

Ancil Payne Awards for Ethics in Journalism

Ancil Payne Awards for Ethics in Journalism

May 1, 2015
Filed under ADVISERS, AWARDS, EVENTS, SCHOLARSHIPS, SOJC, SPOTLIGHT, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS

Join the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication (SOJC) in celebrating the 15th annual Ancil Payne Awards for Ethics in Journalism. An award ceremony and panel discussion honoring the winners will be held on both University of Oregon campuses, in Portland and Eugene. Portland's ...

Hampton named 2015 Oregon High School Journalist of the Year

March 20, 2015
Filed under AWARDS, JOY, ROY, STUDENTS, Uncategorized

Hampton named Journalist of the Year John Hampton, Editor-in-Chief of the Marshfield Times at Marshfield High School in Coos Bay, has been chosen as the 2015 winner of the Oregon High School Journalist of the Year award. As the Oregon winner, Hampton is eligible for the National High School Journali...

Now accepting applications for the Dive Into Digital Photojournalism Workshop

Now accepting applications for the Dive Into Digital Photojournalism Workshop

Simone Myers, Education Programs Assistant
February 20, 2015
Filed under PHOTOGRAPHY, PHOTOJOURNALISM, STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized, WORKSHOPS

Workshop application: High School Dive Into Digital Photojournalism Workshop Open to all Northwest Scholastic Press high and middle school photographers, the workshop includes a morning  session on digital photography, an afternoon “city assignment,” and an award ceremony. Students will utilize the Sc...

Journalism Jumpstart grants high schoolers the chance to improve their skill

Journalism Jumpstart grants high schoolers the chance to improve their skill

February 18, 2015
Filed under STUDENTS, TEACHERS & ADVISERS, Uncategorized, WORKSHOPS

Journalism Jumpstart is a free, two-week intensive program that gives high school journalism students the opportunity to learn and sharpen their journalistic skills. Journalism Jumpstart Application 2015 Journalism Jumpstart Returner App PORTLAND, Oregon—Is your son or daughter looking for a way t...

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