I was at Indiana University for five days for the High School Journalism Institute—had to do a lot of walking but it was definitely worth it because the campus was so pretty!
As many of my recent blog posts and stories indicate, I have just come back from the High School Journalism Institute at Indiana University. I was glad to be a part of HSJI’s 67th annual workshop! About twenty students from The Chronicle staff from Mason High School went to this workshop to sharpen our journalism skills… Read More High School Journalism Institute 2013: Learn, create, explore
After five days at the High School Journalism Institute, tomorrow July 13 is check-out day for this week’s workshop participants. According to Kellen Hubert, a HSJI attendee, IU graduate, and counselor with eight years of experience, the check-out process should be a lot less chaotic than check-in. The counselors have three main priorities when it… Read More HSJI check-out procedure
My reaction to our “news conference” with Tim Nickens—editorials editor at Tampa Bay Times at the High School Journalism Institute at Indiana University. The field of journalism is often times like a war zone, with journalists battling with each other to compete for stories. It also includes journalists battling themselves internally on the righteous interest… Read More Importance of newspaper opinion pages