Advanced Planning List for 2018 State Convention

This is based on a “list” by Long Beach City College adviser Pat McKean, which he gives to his students attending the conventions. Thanks Pat for sharing! The LBCC Journalism program heads to BURBANK and the Burbank Airport LA Marriott Hotel, 2500 Hollywood Way, 91505   BEFORE YOU LEAVE HOME Please take care of packing […]

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Where have all the journalism students gone?

Op/Ed by Maryanne C. Shults The lyrics of folk singer Pete Seeger personified the era of the ’60s by advocating for social justice and world peace. The activist’s song, “Where Have All the Flowers Gone,” became so well known, it was sung at small family gatherings to massive protests of the Vietnam War. This was […]

Registration open for State Convention & Hotel

From: Cindy McGrath / JACC Board of Directors We hope you had a wonderful winter break and that the spring semester is starting smoothly for you all. The upcoming 63nd Annual JACC Convention is a week earlier this year than last — March 22-24, 2018 at the Burbank Marriott Hotel in Southern California. We expect […]

American Press Institute offering paid summer fellowship

If you’re a college undergraduate with a passion for quality journalism and a vision for a better way to find and tell news, this may be for you. A summer fellowship is not the same as an internship as it requires innovation and dedication to take on a project and see it from concept to […]

2018 NorCal conference date set

The date is set for the Northern California regional conference, which will be held at San Joaquin Delta College, 5151 Pacific Ave., Stockton, CA. 95207, on Saturday, Nov. 3. Host Tara Cuslidge-Staiano said she has made tentative bookings for Smart classrooms, a cafeteria area and a 275-seat auditorium. Map

(SPLC) Paid journalism internships still available but deadlines closing fast

By Samuel Breslow/ Student Press Law Center Reprinted with a CC license We’re slightly past the fall’s peak application season, but fear not, procrastinators! There are still plenty of openings for both spring and summer paid internships at newsrooms across the country. Here are some with December deadlines. Get crafting those résumés and cover letters! […]