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Enrollment for student journalists is up, despite challenges in profession

Student enrollment in journalism programs is up, and jobs are available but far more varied than they were in decades past, according to this piece from the Associated Press. Student newspapers are also facing some of the same trials as … Continue reading

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Boot camp is this Saturday!

We’re all looking forward to this Saturday’s┬áStudent Boot Camp, a day of workshop sessions with working journalists teaching the real work they do every day. We’ve got a great roster of speakers and a lot of students signed up for … Continue reading

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Wow! We’re second!

  I was uncharacteristically speechless when they announced that St. Louis Pro is the runner-up for best small chapter in the nation. I thought we’d had a fairly quiet year, but we’ve done good solid work and apparently someone thinks … Continue reading

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Excellence in Journalism starts today!

Greetings from San Antonio! The joint conference of the Society of Professional Journalists, National Association of Hispanic Journalists and RTDNA begins in earnest today (there were some workshops on Wednesday, but the conference truly begins today). If you’re interested in … Continue reading

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