Floyd Central journalists excel at HSJI, earn scholarships

HSJI scholarship winners 2012: seniors Katelyn Rowe, Lauren McNeeley, Grace Runkel, Anna Boone, and Danielle Rehor.

Floyd Central journalism students spent part of their summer enhancing their journalism skills by attending the High School Journalism Institute at Indiana University in July. Members of the Bagpiper newspaper staff and Bartizan yearbook staff also spent their time planning for the 2012-13 school year.

FC journalists attending HSJI include seniors Anna Boone, Derek Hanke, Lauren McNeeley, Danielle Rehor, Katelyn Rowe, Grace Runkel; juniors Eli Bolus, Claire DeFrancisci, Nathan Hemminger, Brad Hunt, Bekah Landers, Jessica McNally, Meghan Poff; and sophomore Alaina King.

Congratulations to these journalism students for their great work this summer.


About James E. Lang

I'm a high school journalism and English teacher at Floyd Central High School in Southern Indiana. My interests include reading, writing, literacy, politics, the media, issues of faith, and IU basketball...basically, I'll blog about anything and everything. I'm an independent thinker. I respect all viewpoints and opinions and value reasonable discourse and learning about others. I have been a proud public school educator all of my life. The purpose of my blog is to support scholastic journalism, promote literacy and civic engagement, and explore the social, political, and policy issues impacting education.

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