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Summer Workshops: The July workshops provide four days of training for advisers and students. Advisers may earn OSPI clock-hours. The 2017 workshop will be at Western Washington University in Bellingham from July 27-30.

WJEA Journalism Day: On the University of Washington Campus, sponsored by the UW Department of Communication. Professional journalists present sessions on a range of topics. Additional yearbook sessions included.

  • Always the 3rd Thursday in September

State Conference & Write-offs: Newspaper, yearbook and broadcast learning sessions presented by professionals, and student contests in a range of journalistic skills are offered at this one-day statewide conference in March.

  • This year’s conference is at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish on Saturday, March 10, 2018.

JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Convention: These conventions are a semiannual gathering of high school journalists and advisers sponsored by the Journalism Education Association and National Scholastic Press Association.

  • Fall Convention: Dallas – November 16-19
  • Spring Convention: San Francisco – April 12-15
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