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Free monthly photo contest for students to launch Sept. 1

Free monthly photo contest for students to launch Sept. 1

August 26, 2020

To match cell phone photography practice with friendly competition and teacher feedback, JEANC will host a monthly photo contest beginning Sept. 1. On the first day of each month, a theme will be announced via JEANC's Twitter and Facebook pages, along with a message in the closed adviser email group (Not subscribed to that? Click ...

2020 Annual Contest winners

May 28, 2020

This year's contest consisted of 515 entries from 40 publications advised by JEANC members. Congratualtions to all of the winners!   Nick Ferentinos PRESS FREEDOM AWARD 1st Place Shuvi Jha, Hannah Lee, Stuti Upadhyay El Estoque Monta Vista High School 2nd Place Verde Magazine staff, Lead writer: Emma Donelly-Higgins Verde Palo Alto High School   DIGITAL MEDIA audio story 1st Place ...

Calif. JOY winner announced

Eric Fang of the Harker School in San Jose is the California High School Journalist of the Year

March 19, 2020

The California High School Journalist of the Year is Eric Fang of the Harker School in San Jose. Eric's portfolio will go onto national competition, with the winners scheduled to be announced on April 18 at 3:30 p.m. CDT, during a Journalism Education Association livestream on Facebook. Hannah Lee of...

Enter the 2020 annual contest for student work

Enter the 2020 annual contest for student work

March 1, 2020

It's time to start collecting your students' best work and enter it in the JEANC Annual Contest and Best of the West competitions. All entries are due by midnight PDT on April 15, 2020. Winners will be announced in late May. We have added a number of video categories in addition to our print news, online news, and yearboo...

2019 NorCal Media Day On-site Contest Winners announced

2019 NorCal Media Day On-site Contest Winners announced

October 18, 2019

The 2019 NorCal Media Day On-site Contests have been judged. Find the complete list of winners here. This year's contest had 62 student participants from 14 schools. Each contest entry received feedback from a judge and that feedback will be emailed to advisers in the next few days. Award certificate...

Join Us! NorCal Media Day is Sept. 28, 2019

Join Us! NorCal Media Day is Sept. 28, 2019

August 22, 2019

    For those of you in Northern California — or for anyone who would like to make a trip here this fall — please consider attending NorCal Media Day on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Palo Alto High School, sponsored by the Journalism Education Association of Northern California. NorC...

Student Spotlight: Meet Kaitlyn Khoe, logo design contest winner

Student Spotlight: Meet Kaitlyn Khoe, logo design contest winner

May 21, 2019

Title/position: One of two editors-in-chief for Palo Alto High School's science magazine, Veritas. Years in journalism: Three years on a middle school yearbook staff and four years on various publications during high school. Favorite aspects of design: The reveal and staring at gorgeously smooth shapes. Favorite apps, tools or design software: Blend tool in illustrator, Blendoku 2 ...

JEANC Annual Contest Winners Announced

JEANC Annual Contest Winners Announced

May 17, 2019

This year’s annual contest had 738 entries, with students from 50 publications entering. JEANC awarded 318 entries for the 59 contest categories. Congratulations to all our winners! See the complete list of winners.  

NorCal Student Journalists Take Top Honors

NorCal Student Journalists Take Top Honors

March 6, 2019

Northern California student journalists took top honors in this year’s California Journalist of the Year contest, according to an announcement Saturday by state Journalism Education Association director Danielle Ryan. Taking the top spot at the state level was Palo Alto High School’s Ashley Hitchings,...

JEANC launches logo design contest

JEANC launches logo design contest

February 28, 2019

In an effort to update the organization’s visual identity, the Journalism Education Association of Northern California has developed a logo design contest. Teachers can use the contest as an enrichment activity for advanced designers or as part of a lesson for the entire staff. The contest is an o...

Journalist of the Year deadline is February 1!

2017 National Journalist of the Year Meghan Bobrowsky graduated from Davis Senior High School, where she was the EIC of Blue Devil Hub.

December 2, 2018

February 1 is the deadline to send portfolios for this year's JEA Journalist of the Year competition. Advisers may nominate one student journalist PER SCHOOL for the award. For contest details, please visit http://jea.org/wp/home/awards-honors/journalist-of-the-year/. The journalist with the winning NorCal portfolio will be awarded JEANC's Arnet...

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