In honor of Sunshine Week, the Society of Professional Journalists H. ouston chapter is offering junior and senior high school students in the Houston area the opportunity to enter an essay writing contest about the importance of a free press. The assignment is a 500- to 750-word essay to answer the question: The First Amendment guarantees freedom of the press.
Sunshine Week “Government in the Sunshine” Web site and invited Florida students in grades 9-12 to participate in the Florida Sunshine Week essay contest. Observed March 14-20, 2010, Sunshine Week celebrates Florida’s laws dedicated to making state and local government more accessible to the public. “This year’s Sunshine Week Essay.
We have a winner! Sara Santana, a junior at Wisdom High School in Houston, has won our Sunshine Week essay contest. Her essay, titled “The Contribution of Freedom of the Press,” explored issues addressed by Sunshine Week, a nationwide celebration of freedom of information and freedom of the press.
CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): Sunshine Week is a national event that aims to promote and educate about the importance of open government, transparency and freedom of information. For more about NMSU’s upcoming celebration, see pages 2-3.
Journalism majors Brenna Bonfiglio, Murrysville, and Brad Weltmer, Harrisburg, received Honorable Mentions in the Andruss Library Government Documents Unit 2009 Sunshine Week Essay Contest. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania sponsors the annual essay contest, and cash prizes were provided by the Society of Professional Journalists, Keystone Pro Chapter.
Tie Sunshine Week to Spring Break If you’re a college paper, tie Sunshine Week to Spring Break, since the two often fall at about the same time. There’s more to sunshine than tanning on a beach. Access provides us the ability to keep an open government and society going so we can head out for spring break. Tap into pre-produced FOI content.
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Observed March 14-20, 2010, Sunshine Week celebrates Florida’s laws dedicated to making state and local government more accessible to the public. “This year’s Sunshine Week Essay Contest provides an opportunity for high school students to focus on the First Amendment and the importance of open government,” said Governor Crist.
Third Floor, Zuhl Library In This Issue Library Hosts Sunshine Week Reception. 2 Sunshine Week Essay Contest Announced. 2. . Sunshine Week is a national event that aims to promote and educate about the importance of open government, transparency and freedom of information. For more about NMSU’s upcoming celebration, see pages 2-3.
Editor’s note: The news industry and open government advocates celebrate the importance of access to public information during Sunshine Week, March 15-21. The Telegram is running a series of stories.
Sunshine Week will be held from Monday, November 18 to Sunday, November 24 2019. Our goal is to see every workplace, educational institution, sporting club and community group in the Albury Wodonga region embracing the sunshine and raising vital funds for our Cancer Centre. Visit About Sunshine Week for more information.
Moments of Sunshine Week One Contest. Eligibility: This online sweepstakes is open to legal residents of Canada who have reached the age of 21 or older at the time of entry. Duration: This sweepstakes begin on January 7, 2019 12:00 a.m (EST) Eastern Standard Time (EST) until January 13, 2019 11:59 p.m. Prizes: In this sweepstakes winner will receive a trip for four to Vero Beach, Florida.
Freedom of Information Essay Contest for Oklahoma College Students: Cash Prizes Oklahoma college students are invited to enter FOI Oklahoma's first freedom of information essay contest.. Essay winners will be recognized and receive their prizes during FOI Oklahoma’s fourth annual Sunshine Week Conference on March 12 in Oklahoma City.
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Ms. Total Sunshine is a DC Paramedic who spreads smiles as the “Medic to Society” on her time off from the ambulance. Her charming personality invites viewer.
In between falls Sunshine Week, the favorite holiday for those of us who toil in the data mines at OpenSecrets.org. Sunshine Week is scheduled to coincide with National Freedom of Information Day which itself celebrates the birth of President James Madison, the father of the U.S. Constitution and ardent advocate for the Bill of Rights and open government.
Connie Southard American Society of News Editors Reston, Va. This lesson plan was originally developed for Sunshine Week 2011. Title: Celebrating Sunshine Week Overview and Rationale: This project helps students participate with the professional press in Sunshine Week activities. Starting on March 16, 2014 many U.S. media institutions will emphasize freedom of information (FOI) in.
San Diego journalists, celebrate Sunshine Week and the region’s most and least transparent agencies with the San Diego Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists at Starlite. We’ll continue our annual tradition with our Wall, Window and Sunshine Awards. What: Annual Window, Wall and Sunshine Awards (see winner’s list below). When: Wednesday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m. Program to start.
Wareham High School students honored for speaking, writing, service. May 2, 2020. Emily Roberge won third place in the essay contest,. to keep us all safe from Covid-19 continue to cut deeply into the advertising dollars that have supported Wareham Week for the past 10 years.