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  • J-Day East generates buzz on Whitworth campus

    J-Day East generates buzz on Whitworth campus

    Sandra Coyer

    More than 125 students and their advisers attended J-Day East Oct. 30 on the Whitworth University campus in Spokane, WA. Keynote speaker, Melissa Segura, an investigative reporter with BuzzFeed News, shared her top tips for journalism (and life) during the afternoon's session. "Don't compare your...

    Keynote speaker Melissa Segura shares her knowledge and insight after spending time working for Sports Illustrated and most recently BuzzFeed News. Segura earned recognition in 2013 for her story about a teenage boy who killed a referee during a recreational soccer match; a story which earned her recognition in The Best American Sportswriting.

    Kathy Schrier

  • Journalism Day EAST at Whitworth University

    Journalism Day EAST at Whitworth University

    Submitted by Kathy Schrier, WJEA executive director

    Join high school media students and their advisers from around the region for a day on the Whitworth University campus. Media professionals representing print, broadcast, and online will present on a range of topics during morning sessions. After lunch, the keynoter will be Melissa Segura, investigative...

  • J-Camp 2017 is a wrap

    J-Camp 2017 is a wrap

    Another great summer workshop is in the books. Make sure you check out the great work done by many of our students. Here's the link to the Humans of WJEA site. Enjoy! Also, if you were a participant at the Camp, please take a few minutes to complete our post-workshop survey. We would sincerely ...

2017 Critique Service Now Complete

2017 Critique Service Now Complete

June 9, 2017No Comments

All members of WJEA are eligible to have their student media (newspaper, yearbook, or newsmagazine) critiqued. Broadcast contests are coming in the future. This year's entry date was June 19, which has now passed. Cri...

Student Press Rights Legislation Awaits Approval

Kathy Schrier, WJEA executive director

February 7, 2017No Comments

  While Washington’s Student Press Rights Bill passed in the State Senate (SB 5064) in the recent session, it stalled in the House Education Committee during its caucus, and a vote was not taken. The Bill now has...

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J-Day East generates buzz on Whitworth campus

J-Day East generates buzz on Whitworth campus

Sandra Coyer

November 3, 2017No Comments

More than 125 students and their advisers attended J-Day East Oct. 30 on the Whitworth University campus in Spokane, WA. Keynote speaker, Melissa Segura, an investigative reporter with BuzzFeed News,...

Emerald Award winners announced at J-Day West, Sept. 21

Emerald Award winners announced at J-Day West, Sept. 21

October 29, 2017No Comments

The 2016-2017 Emerald Award winners were announced at Journalism Day West at the University of Washington, Sept. 21 prior to the keynote address.                           The winn...

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