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Illinois Woman’s Press Association Names Nikoleta Morales 2020 Communicator of Achievement

Illinois Woman’s Press AssociationChicago, Illinoiswww.iwpa.org

Chicago – March 31, 2020 – The Illinois Woman’s Press Association is pleased to announce that Nikoleta Morales of Chicago, has been recognized as its 2020 Communicator of Achievement. This award is given to a member in recognition of exceptional achievement in the communications fields, as […]

By |March 31st, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

IWPA Celebrates 2020 Mate E. Palmer Communications Contest Winners

The 79th
Annual Mate E. Palmer Communications Contest attracted the best work from
profession communicators from over the past year. There were 86 entries from
members and non-members with a record number coming from outside the Chicago
city limits.

Eva Becker is the
recipient of the Silver Pen Award for the Most First-Place Winners. She
received four first-place awards for […]

By |March 23rd, 2020|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Update on Mate E. Palmer Awards Luncheon 2020

Illinois Woman’s Press Association values its history and traditions. One of the most treasured is the annual awards luncheon, where tribute is paid to the winners of our Mate E. Palmer Professional Communications Contest and the High School Communications Contest.

We all look forward to this annual event, so it is with
great sadness that […]

By |March 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

IWPA Announces 2020 High School Communications Contest Winners

The Illinois Woman’s Press Association proudly celebrates the
winners of the 2020 High School Contest.

This year, IWPA will move 12 first-place winners, representing three Illinois High Schools, on to compete in the National Federation of Press Women High School contest.

Those students, categories and their schools are:

Nick Decatoire, Broadcast or Video-Best Newscast,
Huntley High School

Kayla Yakimisky, […]

By |March 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments

The Illinois Woman’s Press Association High School Contest

IWPA offers Illinois high school students the opportunity to
participant in the Mate E. Palmer Communications Contest on the state level as
well as advance to the national spotlight in conjunction with the National
Federation of Press Women.

Entering
is easy, inexpensive, rewarding and a fantastic professional or freelance
resume boost. We encourage student communicators of all disciplines to take
advantage […]

By |November 8th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Illinois Woman’s Press Association Announces 2019 High School Contest Winners

Illinois Woman’s Press AssociationChicago, Illinoiswww.iwpa.org

Chicago – April 14, 2019 – The Illinois Woman’s Press Association (IWPA), an affiliate of the National Federation of Press Women (NFPW), honors the state’s best and brightest student communicators in announcing the 2019 winners of its High School Contest.

Students submitted work in 23 categories including: Editorial, News, […]

By |April 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Illinois Woman’s Press Association Announces 2019 Mate E. Palmer Professional Communications Contest Winners

Illinois Woman’s Press AssociationChicago, Illinoiswww.iwpa.org

Chicago – March 6, 2019 – The
Illinois Woman’s Press Association (IWPA), an affiliate of the National
Federation of Press Women (NFPW), honors the best professional journalists,
writers and communicators in the state through the annual Mate E. Palmer Professional Communications Contest.

Communicators
may enter work in any of over 64 categories and subcategories. Examples include
Writing, Editing […]

By |March 6th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Illinois Woman’s Press Association Names Cindy Cruz 2019 Communicator of Achievement

Illinois Woman’s Press Association
Chicago, Illinois
www.iwpa.org
Chicago – January 3, 2019 – The Illinois Woman’s Press Association announced that Cindy Cruz of Alsip, Illinois, will be recognized as its 2019 Communicator of Achievement. This award is given to a member in recognition of exceptional achievement in the communications fields, as well as contributions to the organization […]

By |January 3rd, 2019|News|0 Comments

Feature Friday: Adlai E. Stevenson High School

On Fridays, IWPA’s 3rd Vice President and Professional Contest Chair Ana Mendez shines a spotlight on some of our 2018 High School Contest Winners. This week’s featured school is Adlai E. Stevenson High School…

IWPA’s 2018 High School Contest accepted 113 entries in 23 different categories from students of all genders attending public and private […]

By |September 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Feature Friday: Huntley High School

On remaining summer Fridays, IWPA’s 3rd Vice President and Professional Contest Chair Ana Mendez will shine a spotlight on some of our 2018 High School Contest Winners. This week’s featured school is Huntley High School…

Huntley High School: District 158

IWPA’s 2018 High School Contest accepted 113 entries in 23 different categories from students of all […]

By |August 10th, 2018|News|0 Comments