Convention registration opened

Dallas hosting semiannual journalism convention


Registration for the JEA / NSPA National High School Journalism Convention in Dallas is now open.

The annual fall convention will be held at the Hyatt Regency Dallas from Nov. 16-19. The semi-annual convention typically has more than 4,000 delegates, making it the largest gathering of student journalists in the country.

The convention includes hundreds of sessions and contests that help strengthen journalism skills for both students and advisers.

Photojournalist Erin Grace Trieb is the keynote speaker for the fall convention. Trieb’s work has appeared in The New York Times, ESPN Magazine, Rolling Stone,, Newsweek, TIME and Harper’s. Click here for more details on the Dallas convention.

The JEA and NSPA also host a convention in the spring, which will take place in San Francisco from April 12-15.