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)

Great Ideas For Teachers (GIFT) Call for Entries (PDF – 46 KB)
GIFT Form available at https://aejmcgift.wordpress.com/ or here (262 KB)

SPIG pre-conference workshop (PDF – 69 KB)

SPIG conference panels, updated with dates and times (PDF – 447 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