SEvery year, the Idaho Student Journalism Association calls for state Journalist of the Year (JOY) entries. This year's deadline is Feb. 17, 2017.
State winners, like 2016 recipient Sarah Wells from Sandpoint, receive $100. More importantly, their winning entries are entered in the national Jou... READ MORE »»
Students attended the annual Idaho Journalism Day in Boise to learn more about the JOY contest.
Donald Trump sent out a simple tweet to announce that Indiana Governor Mike Pence is his running mate in the upcoming presidential election.
With nearly 10 million followers, the tweet did its job. But in today's digital landscape, Politico reporter Shane Goldmacher points out, a lot of opportunities... READ MORE »»
Idaho student journalist have received national recognition for their work.
Two publications were awarded Best of Show certificates at the JEA/NSPA National High School Journalism Convention in Los Angeles. The Spud Annual of Idaho Falls High School finished 10th for Yearbooks 232 or Fewer Pages... READ MORE »»
Is pressing the space bar a set amount of times the method your staff uses for indenting paragraphs in InDesign?
An issue that I come across regularly for student journalists designing pages is how they format paragraphs. In some cases, students tap the space bar five times for each paragraph be... READ MORE »»
I watched some basketball games recently when I saw a design on one of the team’s warm-up shirts. The design includes the outline of a backboard. The shooting square is represented by the words “Bring Your Game” stacked on top of each other.
Rather than have the backboard outline a complete square, the de... READ MORE »»