2018 State Convention March 22-24 at the Burbank Marriott
The 2018 State Convention will be held at the Burbank Marriott March 22-24. The organization also holds two regional conferences called NorCal and SoCal in the fall. Registration for state is $250 per delegate and includes Friday and Saturday breakfast and a banquet dinner Saturday night. The commuter delegate fee for those who do not stay in the hotel is $300.
The 2018 Mid-Winter Faculty Conference will be held in Cambria at the Cambria Pines Lodge in Cambria. Registration is $175 and includes a dessert reception, two breakfasts and one lunch. Register at jaoccwildapricot.org. Featured speaker is Mike McPhate, California Today columnist for the New York Times. Dr. Jason Shepherd of Cal State Fullerton will update faculty on media law.
JACC sponsors three publications awards contests and three on-the-spot competitions every year. At state students are bused off site for some contests. Entries for the state contests are judged by working professionals.