The Iowa High School Press Association’s Annual Winter Thaw Educates Journalism Advisers about Student Rights, New Media
Winter Thaw was an especially accurate name for the Iowa High School Press Association’s annual retreat.
A harsh winter storm hit the state the night before, but the Iowa High School Press Association (IHSPA), headquartered at The University of Iowa, forged ahead with its sixth annual Winter Thaw on Feb. 20 at Grand View University in Des Moines. The retreat brings together high school journalism educators from across Iowa for a day of workshops, discussion and presentations.
Fourth Estate Banuquet
54 students honored at annual ceremony
Students received a total of over $140,000 in scholarships at the School of Journalism and Mass Communication’s Fourth Estate Banquet on April 16.
Daily Iowan names Stewart 2010-2011 Editor
He thought he wanted to be a chef. But for Brian Stewart (junior, Iowa City, Iowa), an even larger opportunity was cooking. Three years after setting foot in The Daily Iowan newsroom, Stewart is slated to be its next editor.
"I'm confident," he said of his 2010-2011 academic-year appointment. "I have a lot of great ideas for improvement."