Missouri JEA.

2017 Art of the Year Winners

The Missouri Journalism Education Association is pleased to announce the 2016-2017 Art of the Year winners.

  • Audrey Wang  from Ladue Horton Watkins High School  [art] has been named MJEA’s Art of the Year: Illustration State Award Winner.
  • Michael Robinson from Marquette High School [art] has been named MJEA’s Art of the Year: Editorial Cartoon State Award Winner.
  • Carolynn Gonzalez from Francis Howell North High School [arthas been named MJEA’s Art of the Year: Infographic 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 category. The state winners will receive a special medallion and certificate in the mail soon.

Other Finalists who will also receive certificates include:

  • Illustration:  Caitlyn Limbaugh, Cape Central High School [art]
  • Illustration: Kelsey Bennett, Staley High School [art]
  • Editorial Cartoon: Ellie Grever, St. Teresa’s Academy [art]
  • Editorial Cartoon: Ty Prozorowski, Lafayette High School [art]
  • Infographic: Amanda Bonnot, Liberty North High School [art]
  • Infographic: Rebecca Hogrebe, Lindbergh High School [art]
  • Infographic: Rachel Adamson, Winnetonka High School [art]

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.


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2017 Art of the Year Winners