Archive for February, 2010

Columbia Chronicle’s Keil wins ‘shootout’

February 23, 2010

Shootout winner. Streetwise salesman Ron Collins (right) shakes hands with a man he introduced as his manager. Selling Streetwise allowed Collins to move off the streets with the money he made./Andy Keil

Andy Keil of the Columbia Chronicle took first place in the ‘Great Chicago Shootout’ held Feb. 19 as part of the annual ICPA conference. Student photographers were told to find images that portray contrast Friday afternoon in Chicago. (more…)


UIS editor earns leadership award

February 22, 2010

Luke Runyon, editor-in-chief of The Journal, the student-run newspaper at the University of Illinois Springfield, has been named a 2010 recipient of the University of Illinois Alumni Association Student Leadership Award, which recognizes outstanding student leadership. Runyon will be recognized at a student awards luncheon in May. (more…)

Conference sessions set

February 19, 2010

Click here to download a PDF of theĀ  session program for the 2010 annual conference set for Feb. 19-20.