Northwest Scholastic Press

Bill Flechtner receives 2014 NSPA Pioneer Award for 45 years of service to scholastic journalism

Bill Flechtner receives 2014 NSPA Pioneer Award for 45 years of service to scholastic journalism

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor

September 29, 2014


Filed under ADVISERS, AWARDS, Teacher Of Year, WHO'S WHO IN OREGON SCHOLASTIC JOURNALISM

Bill Flechtner, MJE, is retired from teaching and advising after 45 years. He advised newspapers, yearbooks, and literary magazines at the high school and college levels. The Milwaukian newspaper he advised is in the NSPA Hall of Fame. Flechtner defended his publications several times from being subje...

Big changes announced for state, national Journalist Of Year scholarship submissions

Big changes announced for state, national Journalist Of Year scholarship submissions

Rob Melton, Contributing Editor

September 26, 2014


Filed under JOURNALISM EDUCATION ASSOCIATION, SCHOLARSHIPS, STUDENTS, Uncategorized

For national Journalist of the Year submissions, all entries must now be digital. The judging rubric also has changed to align this contest with the 11 key areas in the Curriculum Initiative. Eligible contestants should be encouraged to review all guidelines, as they have changed. In addition to the...

Exhibitor/Advertising Contract Now Available

Simone Myers

September 25, 2014


Filed under FALL PRESS DAY, Uncategorized

The exhibitor/advertising contract for Fall Press Day is now available. Click here for the form: 2014 Exhibitor and Ad Contract Exhibit spaces are $150 each. You will receive one six-foot draped table and two chairs. An additional table may be requested. The exhibit area runs from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Erb Memorial Union hallway. Early set-up is available starting at 6:30...

Dr. Kennedy recognized for teaching excellence, passion for working with students

Dr. Kennedy recognized for teaching excellence, passion for working with students

September 2, 2014


Filed under STAFF

A Miami native, Karla Kennedy graduated from the University of Miami in 1988 with a degree in Communication and joined the Miami-Dade County public schools as a language arts and journalism teacher. She taught a variety of subjects, including journalism, television production, language arts, drama...