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    MHSPA Membership

    The technological tools available to scholastic journalists continue to grow exponentially, presenting new opportunities and challenges. Join us and stay networked with student media throughout Minnesota.

    Join MHSPA

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    Minnesota State Journalism Convention

    Don't miss out on the state's largest annual gathering of high school journalists and their advisers. Plan to join us in Minneapolis on Oct. 7 for the Minnesota State Journalism Convention.

    Register online

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    Fall National High School Journalism Convention

    The JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention takes place Nov. 6–9 in Washington, D.C.

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    National Scholastic Press Association

    If you news organization/publication is already a member of the National Scholastic Press Association, it includes your annual MHSPA dues. Receive significant discounts to attend events, enter contests and more.

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Minnesota High School Press Association

The mission of the Minnesota High School Press Association is to serve student media and advisers, introduce new ideas and reinforce best practices, reward excellence, embrace diversity, and provide networking and partnership opportunities. Our members are student-directed news organizations and publications.


Instead of registering online, you can download this PDF and mail to MHSPA.


A membership with NSPA includes the annual MHSPA dues for Minnesota Publications.


2014 MHSPA award winners will be announced at the Minnesota State Journalism Convention in October.


Minnesota State Journalism Convention, Oct. 7, Coffman Memorial Union, University of Minnesota.

News and Notes

Convention Sessions

Duct Tape and High Funkadelity Just because we’re journalism-geeky enough to spend nights and weekends making newspapers and yearbooks and broadcasts, even traveling across the state and country to talk journalism, doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy it. We’ll cover 287 ideas to make journalism more fun. And most of them aren’t even that naughty. Get

Sep 15, 2014 Admin

Meet keynote speaker Mary Stucky at the Minnesota State Journalism Convention

Mary Stucky is lead journalist, co-founder and president of Round Earth Media. Based in Minneapolis, Round Earth Media trains and supports the next generation of independent global reporters, photographers and filmmakers to produce under-reported stories for top tier media outlets around the world. Stucky is a long-time contributor of National Public Radio, Public Radio International

Sep 12, 2014 Admin

Schedule for the Minnesota State Journalism Convention

Tuesday, Oct. 7 All sessions take place on the third floor of the Coffman Memorial Union at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. 7:30-9 a.m. Check-in and drop off Best of Show entries 9-9:50 a.m. Concurrent sessions 10-10:50 a.m. Concurrent sessions 11-11:50 a.m. Concurrent sessions Noon-1:15 p.m. Keynote speaker and awards ceremony Register online or click

Sep 03, 2014 Admin

Minnesota High School Press Association

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