2019 JACC State Convention

When:  March 28-30, 2019 (Thursday-Saturday) Where:  DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sacramento Convention Registration:  The cost per delegate is $250 which includes a Thursday dessert reception, two breakfasts and a banquet dinner Saturday night. The commuter fee for delegates who do not stay at the hotel is $300.  Register by MARCH 14 via jaocc.wildapricot.org.  After March […]

2019 JACC State Publication Contest

IT’S NEVER TOO EARLY TO START! Many colleges integrate their contest entry selection process into their final projects for media production classes and enter in December. The annual 2019 JACC State Publication Contest is now live so submit your entries through the Better BNC contest website The contest entry deadline is Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. […]

List of Contests

These contests/competitions and awards are traditionally given at JACC state convention. Regional conferences also include many of these contests. It also includes a smaller list of approved on-the-spot contests that convention and conference coordinators may choose from in planning events from year to year. See individual guidelines pages for rules for each contest. The Pacesetter Award […]

#JACCState2018: Write-in Publications Award Winners

Congratulations to the award winners! This data is searchable (for example, if you want to see all awards for one college) and sortable (A-Z or Z-A) by the column filters. You may also view/download a printable/archivable copy (PDF) of the winners.

#JACCState2018: On-the-Spot Winners

Awards Dinner Presentation DOWNLOAD PDF AwardPlaceNameCollege Creative PortraitFirstBleu BriggsPierce College Creative PortraitSecondDevin MichaelsOrange Coast College Creative PortraitThirdAnthony MorenoRio Hondo College Creative PortraitFourthPeter SuterCity College of San Francisco Creative PortraitHonorable MentionsSabrina TorresRio Hondo College Creative PortraitHonorable MentionsGabriel GarrettSkyline College Creative PortraitHonorable MentionsDallas VorburgerMoorpark College Creative PortraitHonorable MentionsRandi LovePierce College Creative PortraitHonorable MentionsZea HuizarMt. San Antonio College […]

#JACCState2018 Instagram posts

Images and videos shared by those at the 2018 State Convention of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges March 22-24 in Burbank with the official hashtag.

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 […]

Keynote Speaker: Steve LeVine

2018 JACC State Convention LeVine is the Future Editor for Axios, a startup news site created by the founders of Politico, where he looks at the geopolitics, economics and social impact of robots, artificial intelligence, and new energy technology. He is also a Future Tense Fellow at the New America Foundation and an adjunct professor […]