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Scholarship and grant opportunities return to jSTL members

Scholarship and grant opportunities return to jSTL members

April 2, 2017


Filed under News, Scholarships and Grants

The journalismSTL executive board is pleased to announce the return of the following scholarship and grant opportunities to jSTL member schools.All applications are due by noon on Monday, May 8.Scholarships and GrantsFunded by the journalismSTL annual conference, member dues and our sponsors.Bruce ...

Next meeting: Wednesday, April 19 at Marquette High School

Next meeting: Wednesday, April 19 at Marquette High School

April 1, 2017


Filed under Meeting, News

In this meeting, we'll distribute contest awards, have a brief follow-up the the March conference, discuss the executive elections and scholarship opportunities, and learn about Slack.The meeting begins at 5 pm. Please bring some food to share. RSVP here....

Join us on Slack!

Join us on Slack!

April 1, 2017


Filed under Members, News, Showcase

As some of you know, we’re moving to Slack for our team communications and moving away from monthly meetings at schools. Slack is a messaging app where we can talk, share files, and work together. It also connects with tools we already use, like Google Drive, plus 500+ other apps. We will still uti...

Executive Officer Nominations

Executive Officer Nominations

March 15, 2017


Filed under News

All members are welcome to nominate qualified candidates for the executive board. President (or co-president) and Vice President are nominated and elected positions. All other positions are by appointment of the executive board.To qualify for an office, a candidate must be a teacher/adviser member in...

Six member-publications named CSPA Crown Finalists

Six member-publications named CSPA Crown Finalists

March 3, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Six journalismSTL member publications were named Crown Finalists by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association.According to the CSPA, the awards honor top student publications chosen from CSPA’s members. Crowns are selected for overall excellence in a head-to-head comparison. Student publishing in ...

New York Times editor to speak at spring conference

New York Times editor to speak at spring conference

January 23, 2017


Filed under Conference, News, Showcase

Maira Garcia is the keynote speaker for the 2017 jSTL Spring Conference. She is the digital news editor for the culture department at The New York Times. She serves as a planning editor for daily web coverage and major news events, and oversees the department’s digital workflow and its social media....

2017 Spring Conference FAQs

2017 Spring Conference FAQs

January 19, 2017


Filed under Conference, News, Showcase

 Why isn't the conference at Webster this year?While journalismSTL is eternally grateful for the years of hospitality Webster University offered us, there were limits to the size and availability of rooms there and we found that the spaces available to us were no longer suiting our needs. We required mor...

Holiday gathering and White Elephant gift exchange

Holiday gathering and White Elephant gift exchange

December 5, 2016


Filed under Meeting, News

Over what treasure will we scheme against each other at our white elephant gift exchange? Come find out.RSVP to our Dec. 8 Holiday Gathering at Granite City Brewery at 5 p.m....

Spring 2017 Contest Entries

Spring 2017 Contest Entries

November 30, 2016


Filed under 2017 Contests, News, Showcase

Jump to entry form.Overall Yearbook entries are due in person at Dec. 8, 2016 at 5 p.m. at Granite City Brewery or postmarked by Dec. 11.Overall broadcast; news and online; theme development and all individual contest submissions are due Feb. 1, 2017, at 11:59 p.m.Each member publication can submit ni...

St. Louis-area schools take home NSPA awards at fall convention

St. Louis-area schools take home NSPA awards at fall convention

November 14, 2016


Filed under National Conferences, News, Showcase

Pacemaker WinnersNewspaper - TabloidMarquette Messenger, Marquette HSNewspaper - NewsmagazineGlobe, Clayton HSNorth Star, Francis Howell North HSThe Kirkwood Call, Kirkwood HSNSPA Best of ShowNewspaper Special EditionThe Kirkwood Call, Kirkwood High School, 1st placeNewsmagazineGlobe, Clayton High School...