Utah College Media Alliance

High School Symposium

The Utah College Media Alliance hosts a free annual symposium at Utah Valley University to provide basic media and journalism training to high school students and advisors. Our goal with this event is to help entire classes and groups of students improve their skills. Space is limited each year. The 2019 symposium will be Friday, September 13 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm. Lunch will be provided.

  • Register here (remember space is limited, so begin your planning now)
  • Session topics include:
    • News Writing
    • Interviewing
    • Sports Reporting
    • Photojournalism
    • Newspaper Design
    • Copy Editing
    • Managing Websites
    • Social Media Training
    • Developing Story Ideas

Financial assistance is available: We are committed to providing the opportunity for underrepresented students to attend. If your school could benefit from financial assistance, please describe the circumstances and need in an email to [email protected]