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ANNOUNCING: altering the 2022 regional contests while adding conferences

KSPA is stepping up to support Kansas journalism students with these changes to the 2022 Regional Contests — AND! — by adding Regional Conferences in February. WHAT’S NEW? The Regional Contests – both visual and writing – remain as online submissions contests this year and KSPA will use the in-person…...

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2021 KSPA T-Shirt Contest

It’s the 2021 KSPA T-shirt Design Contest Unlike previous t-shirt design contests, this one allows you to celebrate student journalism in Kansas — not attached to any event. Put your design skills to the test. The winning T-shirt design (or maybe more than one!) will be sold to celebrate student…...

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Becky Tate selected as President-Elect while four other board members join KSPA leadership

Voting for the KSPA board for 2021-2023 concluded in April via an electronic ballot with Becky Tate of Shawnee Mission North High School being selected president-elect while Kathy Habiger of Mill Valley High School retains her seat on the board as secretary. In the voting for area representatives, there were…...

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Announcing the 2021 All-Kansas Publications

Congratulations to the following KSPA-member staffs for earning All-Kansas status for their news publications, news websites and video news publications. Our judges critiqued a total of 18 news publications, five news websites and 12 video news publications. 19 of those publications were awarded with All-Kansas distinction. This was the first year…...

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Megan Stringer Wins Friend of KSPA Award

The Kansas Scholastic Press Association would like to congratulate Megan Stringer from the Wichita Eagle on winning the Friend of KSPA Award. This award recognizes a professional partner’s efforts to support KSPA and scholastic journalism on a state or local level.  Stringer works as a report for the Wichita Eagle.…...

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Barbara Tholen Wins Ad Astra Award

The Kansas Scholastic Press Association congratulates Barbara Tholen from Lawrence High School on winning this year’s Ad Astra Award. This award honors individuals who have continually made efforts to improve his or her journalism program and make significant contributions to the profession of advising in Kansas.  Tholen has done considerable…...

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Revealing KKK roots of school namesake earns student Courage in Journalism Award

The winner of the 2021 KSPA Courage in Journalism Award is Madeline Gearhart of Seaman High School. Her work in the Seaman News and the Topeka Capital-Journal revealed that her school is named after Fred Seaman, a leader in the KKK during his lifetime in the Topeka area. Madeline was…...

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Mary Patrick Aspiring Young Journalist Award Winners 2021

The Kansas Scholastic Press Association congratulates Andover Middle student Kate Burdette on winning the 2021 Mary Patrick Aspiring Young Journalist Award. This award encourages Kansas junior high/middle school students to continue with journalistic studies in high school and rewards their hard work. The runner-up for the award is Avery Vogt,…...

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