University of Southern Indiana

High School Media Day

Area high school students and teachers are invited to our annual High School Media Day sponsored by the University of Southern Indiana, the Communications Department and the Scripps Howard Center for Media Studies.

The event features:

  • Workshops on a variety of topics including social media, writing, photography, interviewing, audio and video editing, journalism ethics, advertising, communication careers and more
  • Redesigned newspaper and yearbook contests
  • Keynote speaker
  • Awards luncheon


Registration is $15 per person. To register, complete the online registration form.

Registration questions may be directed to David Black at or 812-465-1048


Updated contest rules and our new online entry forms will be posted soon.

Newspaper, website and yearbook content must be produced by high school journalists and must have been published between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017 to be eligible for competition.

Winners will be announced at the High School Media Day awards luncheon.

Contest questions may be directed to Erin Gibson at or 812-465-1125.

Contact Dr. David Black


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