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Apply for Scholarships – Deadline March 16, 2018

APPLY FOR JACC SCHOLARSHIPS The Journalism Association of Community Colleges will be awarding $1,500 in scholarships at the 2018 State Convention. Two $500 scholarship will be given to transferring students, and five $100 scholarships will be awarded students continuing on at their community college. The deadline for submitting the online application is Friday, March 16, […]

2017 State On-the-Spot Contests Results

2017 State On-the-Spot Contest Results Here are the results of the 2017 State Convention for On-the-Spot competitions as announced at State Convention on April 1, 2017.   News Judgment/Layout tab  First Place      Evan Solano   Citrus College Second Place  Darius Johari Citrus College Third Place    Devin Schwarz           Santa Rosa Junior College Fourth Place  Pete Escobar  Rio […]

2017 State Publications Contest Results

2017 State Publications Contest Results Here are the results of the 2017 State Convention for Publications competitions as announced at State Convention on March 31, 2017. Column Writing First Place Robert  Clinton Contra Costa College Second Place Jon Vreeland Santa Barbara City College Third Place JoseLuis Baylon Southwestern College Fourth Place Amber Lipsey Pasadena City […]

2017 JACC State Convention

2017 JACC STATE CONVENTION WHAT: More than 400 students, faculty, speakers, judges and vendors will attend the 62nd annual JACC State Convention. Every effort is made to include all aspects of reporting and writing across all platforms—along with photography and video—in our sessions. Professional critiques, information from 4-year transfer institutions, dozens of speaker sessions and […]

Minutes: Nov. 10, 2016

Minutes of the November 10, 2016, meeting of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges Board of Directors Attending: President Patricia Stark, Santa Barbara City College; President-elect Judy House, College of the Sequoias, Visalia; Southern California Rep Patrick Schmiedt, Citrus College, Glendora; Northern California Faculty Rep Cindy McGrath, Los Medanos College, Pittsburg; Student Northern California Rep […]

Minutes: Oct. 6, 2016

Minutes of the October 6, 2016, meeting of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges Board of Directors Attending: President Patricia Stark, Santa Barbara City College; President-elect Judy House, College of the Sequoias, Visalia; Southern California Rep Patrick Schmiedt, Citrus College, Glendora; Northern California Faculty Rep Cindy McGrath, Los Medanos College, Pittsburg; Student State President Laura […]

2017 State Publication Contest

The 2017 JACC State Publications Contest is now available to member schools to submit entries. We would like each school to go to Payment site first and select to pay fees now or create invoice. Once that is done, head over to the BNC website to enter your school’s entries for State Publications Contest. Payment: […]

2016 NorCal Publication and On-the-Spot Contest Results

2016 NorCal Publications Contest Results Here are the results of the 2016 NorCal Publication and On-the-Spot Contest Results as announced at NorCal Conference on October 15, 2016. Front Page Layout 1 Christian Urrutia, Contra Costa College The Advocate 2 KR Nava, Laney College Laney Tower 3 Michelle Lee and Madeline Holven, Sacramento City College Express […]

2016 SoCal Publication and On-the-Spot Contest Results

2016 SoCal Publications Contest Results Here are the results of the 2016 SoCal Publication and On-the-Spot Contest Results as announced at SoCal Conference on October 29, 2016.   Front Page Layout                                       1 Evan Solano, Citrus College Clarion 2 Alissa Nardo, Santa Monica College  The Corsair 3 Joshua Miller, Long Beach City College Viking News 4 […]

Minutes: Sept. 1, 2016

Minutes of the September 1, 2016, meeting of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges Board of Directors Attending: President Patricia Stark, Santa Barbara City College; Northern California Faculty Rep Judy House, College of the Sequoias, Visalia; Southern California Rep Patrick Schmiedt, Citrus College, Glendora; Northern California Faculty Rep Cindy McGrath, Los Medanos College, Pittsburg; Student […]