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2016 Video of the Year Winners

The Missouri Journalism Education Association is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Video of the Year winners.

  • Emily Harmon and James McCullough from Hillcrest High School [video] have been named MJEA’s Video of the Year: Feature/Sports Feature Package State Award Winner.
  • Shelby Baker, Denise Pelton and  Lindsey Cunningham from Hillcrest High School [video] have been named MJEA’s Video of the Year: News Package State Award Winner.
  • Kyle Johanssen and  Isaiah Satterfield from Hillcrest High School [video] have been named MJEA’s Video of the Year: Sports Package State Award Winner
  • LHS-TV & Films Staff from Ladue Horton-Watkins High School [video] have been named MJEA’s Video of the Year: Special Projects State Award Winner

These students submitted impressive pieces of work from this school year that were selected as the winners by a highly-qualified judging team. This is a wonderful honor for all the students and the schools they represent and are indicative of the the high quality of their publications programs.

The MJEA Individual Student awards were designed to honor the very best in student writing, photography, design and video storytelling in Missouri by selecting one winner in each of 21 categories. The state winners will receive a special medallion and certificate in the mail soon.

State Finalists Include:

  • Feature/Sports Feature Package: Taylor Tinnes, Francis Howell Central High School [video]
  • Feature/Sports Feature Package: Hava Turner, Kirkwood High School [video]
  • Feature/Sports Feature Package: Cassidi Sterrett and Kelly Dauer, Lee’s Summit High School [video]
  • News Package:Shelby Bensyl, Oak Park High School [video]
  • News Package: Jordyn Bensyl, Oak Park High School [video]
  • Sports Package: Alex Trindad, Liberty North High School [video]
  • Special Projects: HTV Staff, Hillcrest High School [video]

 

MJEA is the largest state scholastic journalism organization formed to help protect and enhance scholastic journalism in Missouri. MJEA works to provide outreach and support to advisers and journalism programs across the state. The organization supports free and responsible scholastic journalism by providing resources and educational opportunities, by promoting professionalism, by encouraging and rewarding student excellence and teacher achievement, and by fostering an atmosphere which encompasses diversity yet builds unity.

The official site of the Missouri Journalism Education Association - an affiliate of JEA
2016 Video of the Year Winners