WJEA Summer Workshop

Spend four days immersed in exemplary journalism. Whether you’re a novice student reporter, a senior editor, a veteran educator or a first year-adviser, our caring staff and innovative curriculum will meet your needs.

Student J-Camp

Summer workshop features a real-world simulation, culminating in a story package created by a team of students. Sessions are taught by experienced educators and dorm supervision provided.

Students choose one “major” session, typically an area where they want to improve. Choices include:

  • Beginning Journalism Bootcamp
  • Editorial Leadership
  • InDesign (beg./adv.)
  • Graphic Design
  • Video Production
  • Photojournalism
  • Online Journalism
  • Journalistic Storytelling

Cost is $375, includes all meals, housing and all class materials. Depending on the camp’s location, a bus ride is provided for an additional fee.

Adviser Workshop

Intensive session for beginning media advisers provides all the resources and curriculum needed to be successful from the very beginning.

Experienced advisers participate in a guided seminar with observation opportunities in student major sessions.

Cost: $475 (single room) includes all meals and materials.