Chat with Jackie Majerus

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Jackie Majerus co-founded the educational non-profit Youth Journalism International in 1994. Since then, she has grown the organization into more than a phenomenal writing experience. Jackie goes above and beyond to ensure success for her students…

Quill and Scroll will honor past while looking to the future

My name is Jeff Browne, and it is my distinct honor to address you for the first time as the executive director of Quill and Scroll. I come to this role after 27 years spent as a journalism educator and adviser, from Smoky Hill High School to…

The Q&S Q&A: Journalist Michael Kodas talks wildfires, environmental journalism

Wildfires are ravaging the American West, hurricanes are pounding the South, so there's never been a more appropriate time for all journalists to produce useful stories about the environment — but those stories don't all need to be treatises…

Global Student Square connects student journalists from around the world

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Q&S Q&A with Beatrice Motamedi Executive Director, Global Student Square How did Global Student Square begin? I started GSS in 2015 during a John S. Knight fellowship in journalism at Stanford. But the seed of GSS was planted…

Skills are best applied to solve real-world problems

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By Erinn Aulfinger Lakota East (Ohio) HS, Class of 2017 (Editor's Note: Erinn Aulfinger is one of two 2017 winners of the George and Ophelia Gallup Scholarship awarded by Quill and Scroll. She is a freshman at Ohio State University in Columbus.) I’ve…

Quill and Scroll announces 2017 scholarship winners

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (August 21, 2017) – Quill and Scroll is proud to announce its scholarship winners for 2017: Erinn Aulfinger of Lakota East High School in Liberty Township, Ohio; Samantha Nork of Fraser HS in Fraser, Michigan; Cierra Wall of…

Twitter Q&A with new Executive Director Jeff Browne

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Quill and Scroll Executive Director Appointed

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Jeff Browne has been appointed executive director of Quill and Scroll International Honorary Society for High School Journalists beginning July 5. Currently the director of CU News Corps at the University of Colorado Boulder, Browne will succeed…

Dow Jones News Fund magazine goes digital

Dow Jones News Fund magazine goes digital Since 1968, the Dow Jones News Fund has produced a free print publication for high school journalism teachers and media advisers – providing a place to trade teaching tips and curriculum ideas,…