Season 3 of The Source features interviews with judges from the Writing, Photo and Multimedia in Contest in advance of the February deadline for entries. Learn what judges are looking for and what defines great journalism in every area of the contest.
Episode 21: Writing about Culture
Episode 20: Covering Politics
Mira Bohannon Kumar, a member of Quill and Scroll’s Student Advisory Board and the co-editor of The Little Hawk at Iowa City High School, discusses student freedom of expression rights with her co-editor, a law professor and a politician.
Quill and Scroll Student Advisory Board member Emily Hood discusses Scholastic Journalism Week with Francis Howell North HS adviser Jordyn Kiel, who is also the Q&S chapter adviser.
Join us as Quill and Scroll host Nichole Shaw speaks with award-winning photojournalist Barbara Kinney about what life was like as one of the White House photographers during the Clinton Administration and a campaign photographer for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during the 2016 election. Together, they discuss the photojournalism industry—alongside Barbara’s career and the progress of women over the last five years—and advice for budding photojournalists on how to get their career started.
Host Sylvia Clubb talks with University of Iowa senior and political science major Jamie Wilhelmi and Q&S Director Jeff Browne about covering news in a historic period of impeachment as well as conflicting media coverage and what sources to trust.
We open Season 2 of THE SOURCE with an interview of Susanne Fowler, an editor with The New York Times and the International Herald Tribune. She’s also an alumna of Quill and Scroll, Cedar Rapids Kennedy and the University of Iowa. Sylvia Clubb hosts.
SEASON 1: The Eight Principles
Hosted by Nichole Shaw and Jeff Browne. Recorded February 2019.
Hosted by Jack Rintoul of Kirwood HS. Recorded February 2019.
Hosted by Emily Hood of Francis Howell North HS. Her guest is Nathanael Hostetler, her school’s principal. Recorded January 2019.
Hosted by Nichole Shaw. Her guest is Ron Stallworth, the subject of Spike Lee’s 2018 film “BlacKkKlansman.” Recorded Jan. 23, 2019.
Hosted by Nichole Shaw. Her guest is Colorado Student Media Association Executive Director Jack Kennedy. Recorded Oct. 26, 2018.
This is Nichole’s interview of Daily Iowan Managing Editor Katelyn Weisbrod, recorded Oct. 3, 2018.
Host Nichole Shaw interviews Quill and Scroll members, both editors at their news publications: Maya Durham from Iowa City High and Natalie Dunlap from Iowa City West.
Hosted by Nichole Shaw. Her guest is Quill and Scroll Executive Director Jeff Browne. Recorded Sept. 5, 2018.