Virtual Journalism Day – West

WJEA Journalism Day 2020 Goes Virtual!

Thursday, Sept. 17, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Opening remarks: Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (who was to be our keynoter at our conference in March, when Covid-19 forced us to cancel.)

Cost $6 per student for the whole day, up to six sessions. (Students of non-WJEA members, $10 for the day.)

Students can attend up to six sessions as a virtual field-trip or grab a session or two when they are able.

Sessions will last 50 minutes on ZOOM and topics include:

  • • Newsroom diversity
  • • Writing and interviewing tips
  • • Lunchtime roundtable for editors/leaders
  • • Digital storytelling
  • • Photojournalism primer
  • • Covering controversy and accessing public information

View descriptions of virtual sessions [PDF].

Access online registration.

Or, if you need to submit a registration form to your school for a purchase order, click here for the downloadable form.

Registration deadline: Wednesday, Sept. 16, at noon.

Questions? Kathy Schrier: [email protected]