ILPC Conventions & Workshops
ILPC Spring Convention
April 16-17, 2016
In April, ILPC hosts a two-day spring convention where we announce winners of our newspaper, yearbook and broadcast contests. We also offer more than 100 break-outs sessions over the two days. Presenters include professional journalists and media, professors, teachers and advocates. The convention is held in April at the University of Texas at Austin.
- 2016 ILPC Spring Convention Flier
- 2015 ILPC Spring Convention Program UPDATED 4/9
- On-Site Contest for the 2015 ILPC Spring Convention
Convention Session Videos
- Bobby Hawthorne - Who Reads Yearbook Copy
- Robert Jensen - Basics of Libel Law
- Betsy Rau - The Alternate View
- Carol Richtsmeier - Stop the Bullying
- Kevin Robbins - Sports Stories that Stick
- Dave Harmon - The Art of the Interview
- Bobby Hawthorne - You Wanna Start Something?
- Leland Mallett - Writing for the Web
- Mark Newton - Woof. Woof. Being a Newshound
- Scott Winter - Sports Ain't About the Games
ILPC Summer Workshop
June 24-26, 2016
In June, ILPC holds a three-day intensive summer workshop at the University of Texas at Austin. We offer newspaper, yearbook, video editing, new media, design software, photography and adviser classes. Students have the option of staying in University dorms or commuting. Students take one class for the entire four-day period. The summer workshop provides a great opportunity for staffs to prepare for the upcoming year.