More than 1,300 students representing hundreds of school newspapers and yearbooks nationwide attended and participated in the National JEA Write-Off Contest & Convention
held in Seattle. Several yearbook and newspaper students in the journalism program brought home individual awards in the writing, design and photography contests.
For the yearbook the Shingle
, Laila Kleven
won an Honorable Mention in Yearbook Academics Writing; Lili Donovan
won an Excellent in Yearbook Clubs Writing: Hannah Wetterau
won Honorable Mention in Yearbook Student Life Writing; and Thomas Meade
won the only Superior in Feature Photography.
For the newspaper Talisman staff winners
, Oscar Zahner
won an Excellent for Commentary Writing; Eleanor Dudley
won an Honorable Mention in Feature Writing; Jackson Croy
won an Honorable Mention in Newsmagazine design; Fletcher Anderson
won a Superior in Editorial Cartooning; Kate Inge
won an Honorable Mention in Sports Writing; Ella Anderson
won a Superior in News Writing; and Christ Barrett
won a Superior in Review Writing.