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April 30, 2015

 
 

Register Today: Porter Fisher Golf Classic

April 13, 2015

Join us for the 2015 Porter Fisher Golf Classic on Thurs., June 11!

The event is scheduled Thurs., June 11 at Lake Valley Golf and Country Club in Camdenton, Mo. The cost is $65 per golfer, which includes lunch and cart.

Please join us at the golf course by 11 a.m. Box lunches will be provided before teeing off.

Please send your registration form and check to Missouri Press Foundation, 802 Locust St., Columbia, MO 65201; or pay by phone with a credit card, (573) 449-4167. Please make checks payable to Missouri Press Foundation.

Mulligans may be purchased at the course before teeing off. Prizes will be awarded after tournament. Please consider a contribution to the tournament prize/trophy fund. You may donate money or items. Your gift will be acknowledged at the golf course and in MPA publications.

See you on the course!

 
 

Better BNC Deadline Extended to April 1st!

April 1, 2015

 Because of certain technical difficulties yesterday with the MOPRESS.com site, a limited number of potential entrants were not able to upload their entries to the Better Newspaper Contest template by 11 p.m. last night, March 31.

Those technical issues have been addressed and the template will REMAIN ACTIVE FOR UPLOADING ENTRIES THROUGH 11 p.m. TONIGHT, APRIL 1

To upload your entries, go directly to BetterBNC.com

Complete instructions, rules and categories are located inside the BetterBNC template.  However, if you would like hard copies of the rules and categories please go to the contest information page.

 
 

Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations

March 23, 2015

 

Do you know a great photojournalist, with a connection to Missouri, who should be recognized for his or her work? A Photojournalism Hall of Fame nomination form can be downloaded here. Nominations must be submitted by April 30.

The Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame endeavors to recognize those people who have made outstanding contributions to Missouri photojournalism, and to provide an exhibit venue to showcase these visual reporting pioneers, and the work of current photojournalist. The nomination process is open and nominees may be living or deceased. Send nominations to:

 

Missouri Photojournalism Hall of Fame c/o Missouri Press Foundation 802 Locust Street • Columbia, MO 65201

 

 

 

 

 
 

Missouri Press Foundation offers DIY mobile video training Jan. 30

January 5, 2015

Missouri Press Foundation offers DIY mobile video training Jan. 30 Newsrooms are increasingly seeing the need for video as a complement to more traditional content offerings. The Missouri Press Foundation, along with the Missouri School of Journalism, is offering a Mobile Video DIY Training workshop 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30 at the Missouri Press Association office in Columbia.The workshop is approximately six hours of comprehensive training about utilizing smart devices to gather and post video content to mobile, social media and web. Subjects include: - The best apps for shooting video and editing- How to shoot, write and edit without ever leaving your mobile device- How to light, frame and ensure quality sound- The art of the video interview- Sequencing, matched action and other video tips- Optimizing video content for mobile, social, web Cost is $99 per person. Lunch will be provided. Instructors are Jim Flink, Strategic Communication Consultant, and Judd Slivka, Professor of Convergence Journalism Contact Melody, 573-449-4167 or mbezenek@socket.net to register or for more information.
 
 





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2015 MPA BOUND Newspaper Directory

An alphabetical resource guide to all of the newspapers in the state of Missouri. $45.00

 

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Friday April 24th

With three weeks until the legislative session ends May 15, MPA anticipates a full-court press by law enforcement to pass HCS HB 762, a bill to restrict police video from public access. We ask you to please contact your State Senator(s) in Jefferson City! Link

Friday April 24th

Do you know a great newspaper professional who should be recognized for his or her contributions to the industry? Missouri Press is accepting nominations for the MPA Hall of Fame until April 30! Link

Friday April 24th

Check out this exciting news for Missouri newspapers from Potter Conferences and Reynolds Journalism Institute! Link