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Four Iowa schools featured in “Best of …”

February 8, 2011

Works from four Iowa high schools are featured in the Best of the High School Press Vol. 16, just released by the National Scholastic Press Association. Congratulations on some beautiful work to Hudson High School, City High Schoo...

2010 Fall Yearbook results

November 3, 2010

2010 IHSPA Fall Yearbook Contest results SWEEPS CLASS A 1st - Exira HS 2nd - Hudson HS 3rd - Mt. Vernon HS HM - North Mahaska HS CLASS B 1st - Benton Community HS 2nd - Fort Madison HS 3rd - Pella HS HM - Central DeWitt HM - Clear Creek Amana CLASS C 1st - Iowa City West HS 2nd - Johnston HS 3rd - S...

2010 On-the-Spot Contest results

October 20, 2010

Congratulations to all the winners and participants from the IHSPA State Conference on Oct. 13. A full list is below. As always, please notify us ASAP of any name misspelling or misidentifications. News-writing 1st: Alissa Rothman, Iowa City West 2nd:...

Visser earns Towley Award

September 30, 2010

The Carl Towley Award, the most prestigious award bestowed by the Journalism Education Association, will be awarded to Pella High School publications adviser Ann Visser. The decision was announced Wednesday on JEA's website.V...

Kennedy newest Iowa journalism mentor

August 20, 2010

Jack Kennedy is Iowa's newest scholastic journalism mentor. Kennedy, an Iowa City native, is president of the Journalism Education Association, director of the Colorado High School Press Association and an adjunct instructor at Metropolitan State College of Denver, as well as a longtime high sch...

Hawthorne confirmed for 2010 Fall Conference

August 20, 2010

Bobby Hawthorne will serve as keynote speaker at the 2010 IHSPA State Conference, Wednesday, Oct. 13 in Iowa City. Hawthorne  is a writer, writing teacher and adjunct professor in the Michigan State University Department...

Fall Yearbook deadline pushed to Sept. 10

August 13, 2010

The deadline to enter IHSPA's Fall Yearbook Contest is a postmark of Friday, Sept. 10. If your book has not delivered, please contact us so we can discuss alternatives. We originally moved up the date this year to late August...

2010 Jostens Whole Book results

August 10, 2010

Two books – Johnston HS and Pella HS – this year received our most prestigious honor: The Neubert Award, named after former Grinnell adviser Mick Neubert. The judges also were proud to bestow an Award of Distinguished Merit to...

2009 Fall Yearbook results

August 10, 2010

CLASS A Academics Design 1st - Staff, South Tama Second - Seth Petersen, Exira 3rd - Staff, South Tama HM - Seth Petersen, Exira HM - Staff, South Tama Academics Photo 1st - Ryan Binsfield, Mt. Vernon 1st - Alex Hackwell, Exira 2nd - Rache...

2008 Fall Yearbook results

August 10, 2010

Class A Overall 1st place - Mount Vernon HS 2nd place - Exira HS 3rd place - Hudson HS Honorable Mention - North Cedar HS Total Effects 1st place - Mount Vernon HS 2nd place - Exira HS 3rd place - West Branch HS Layout and Des...

2010 Spring Newspaper Awards results

August 10, 2010

HawkEye Photographer of the Year Kory Guzman, Fort Madison HS Spring Newspaper Awards Class B Abraham Lincoln HS (Council Bluffs) 3rd place, editorials: Erin Kinen and Emma Murray 1st place, in-depth reporting: Emma Murray 3r...

2009 Spring Newspaper Awards results

August 10, 2010

Abraham Lincoln HS Nicky Ervin 1st Place: Editorial Cartooning Political correctness Albert HS Casey Erixon Honorable Mention: Columns Boone HS, Boone Hallie Cook2nd Place: Editorial HS students need to improve writing Chris Bu...

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