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Time to nominate Emerging Journalists

Time to nominate Emerging Journalists

IHSPA seeks to identify and acknowledge emerging talent in newspaper, yearbook and digital media students...  Read More »

IHSPA Scholars deadline – March 6

IHSPA Scholars deadline – March 6

What is it? IHSPA Scholar is an academic honor for the state's top journalism students. It reward...  Read More »

Wholebook 2016 results

Twenty 2016 yearbooks were evaluated for the Jostens-IHSPA Wholebook Contest and Evaluation. At the option of the judges, a yearbook that is brilliant will receive the Nuebert award. This award is named in honor of the late Mick Neubert, outstanding journalism adviser from Grinnell HS. Johnston HS was cited for a Neubert Award. ...  Read More »

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Media Literacy Lesson and Tips for Sanity from Poynter

Media Literacy Lesson and Tips for Sanity from Poynter

Jonathan Rogers, Adviser

A few weeks ago the Gazette, an Iowa City-Cedar Rapids paper, interviewed me about teaching media literacy with the emergence of fake news and the rise of distrust in the main stream media (78% acc...  Read More »

February 1

Podcasts on Podcasting

Podcasts on Podcasting

Jonathan Rogers, Iowa City High School Adviser

This past week I did the following podcasts on podcasting. The first is with Rob Lindquist a great journalism teacher from Council Bluffs and the second is with a group of...  Read More »

October 12

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Wholebook 2016 results

Twenty 2016 yearbooks were evaluated for the Jostens-IHSPA Wholebook Contest and Evaluation. At the option of the judges, a yearbook that is brilliant will receive the Nuebert award. This award is named in honor of the late Mick Neubert, outstanding journalism adviser from Grinnell HS. Johnston HS was cited for a Neubert Award. ...  Read More »

New rules for Spring Journalism Contests

New rules for Spring Journalism Contests

IHSPA’s 2017 Spring Journalism Contest seeks to recognize the best work of Iowa high school publications...  Read More »

Iowa Journalist of the Year

Iowa Journalist of the Year

Deadline for submitting to the Iowa journalist of the year competition is February 15, 2017. The...  Read More »

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The official site of the Iowa High School Press Association
The official site of the Iowa High School Press Association