Convention

2017 (Chicago)

Ginger Rudeseal Carter Miller Teacher of the Year Award applications due March 15 March 31 (deadline extended due to blizzard and spring break)

SPIG pre-conference workshop  (PDF – 69 KB)

SPIG conference panels (PDF – 58 KB)

2016 (Minneapolis)

Ginger Rudeseal Carter Miller Teacher of the Year Award: Cindy Simoneau, Southern Connecticut State University

SPIG lineup  (PDF – 41 KB)

2015 (San Francisco)

Ginger Rudeseal Carter Miller Teacher of the Year Award: Sonya DiPalma, University of North Carolina at Asheville

6 Accepted Paper Titles and Author Names/Schools (PDF –  57 KB)

SPIG lineup  (PDF – 62 KB)

2014 (Montreal)

Ginger Rudeseal Carter Miller Teacher of the Year Award: Carolyn Mae Kim, Biola University

SPIG lineup  (PDF – 443 KB)

2013 (Washington, DC)

Ginger Rudeseal Carter Miller Teacher of the Year Award: Mitzi Lewis, Midwestern State University

Scholarship of Application Award: Cathy Yungmann, Cabrini College
Scholarship of Application Honorable Mention: Lisa Phillips, The State University of New York at New Paltz

SPIG lineup  (PDF – 47 KB)

2012 (Chicago)

Teacher of the Year Award: Kathy Brittain Richardson, Berry College

Great Ideas for Teachers (GIFT) Award: Carol Schwalbe, University of Arizona

SPIG lineup  (PDF – 47 KB)

2011 (St. Louis)

Teacher of the Year Award: Kay Colley, Texas Wesleyan University

Scholarship of Application Award: Brian Poulter, Eastern Illinois University

Great Ideas for Teachers (GIFT) Award: David Cuillier, University of Arizona, and Mark Berkey-Gerard, Rowan University at Glassboro

SPIG lineup  (PDF – 56 KB)

2010 (Denver)

Teacher of the Year Award: Brian Steffen, Simpson College

SPIG lineup  (PDF – 69 KB)

Preconference Best Practices Presentations (PDF – 75 KB)

2009 (Boston)

Teacher of the Year Award: Pam Parry, Belmont University

Great Ideas for Teachers (GIFT) Award: Daniel Reimold, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)

PowerPoint presentations and other handouts:

  • Janet Kolodzy: Emerson College Journalism (PDF – 68 KB)
  • Susan Lewis: Building It Up and Breaking It Down (PDF – 189 KB)
  • Tracy Lauder: Brochure (PDF – 93 KB), Major Requirements (PDF – 47 KB), Program Strengths & Challenges (PDF – 51 KB)
  • Faron Scott: Multimedia in the Intro News Course (PDF – 70 KB)
  • Todd Sodano: Rethinking Hands-on Production (PDF – 79 KB)
  • Indira Somani: Small Programs, Big Opportunities (PDF – 558 KB)
  • David Weinstock: Merging Traffic (PDF – 3 MB)

Luncheon at Charley’s (photos complements of John McClelland) and dinner with past chairs and others (photos complements of Jim Sernoe):

2008 (Chicago)

Teacher of the Year Award: Susan Lewis, Abilene Christian University

Great Ideas for Teachers (GIFT) Award: Jody Mattern, Minnesota State University-Moorhead

Creative Scholarship of Application Award: John Hanc, New York Institute of Technology