Please review our event policies. It is understood that by the act of registering students for an event, advisers assume responsibility for their students’ behavior and well-being during a MIPA activity. Cancellations must be received 24 hours in advance for a full refund.

You may register a single person or a group. Please provide information on each participant – including the adviser if you are registering for a class.

  • Advisers attend free when you bring five students! (Lunch is not included.) Members: Use discount code adviserfree35 when registering for your class. Non-members: Use discount code adviserfree45 when registering for your class. Be sure to include yourself in the count for the class that you want to attend.

You may pay registration fees for this event by credit card, check or purchase order. If you are paying by purchase order or need an invoice, the registration system will automatically email you an invoice.

Registrations are transferable to another student or teacher. Please contact the MIPA office if you or a student is not able to attend and you would like to make a substitution. This allows us to update our class lists for our instructors. Thank you!

Please Note: MSU does charge a fee for parking on campus. Learn more

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Advisers and future editors should consider taking this course in pairs or small groups.

Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 16, 2018 25
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Member Tuition $35.00
Non-Member Tuition $45.00

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Class overview:

  • Using tools
  • Placing text and graphics
  • Formatting text
  • Importing photos
  • Designing a basic page
  • Using grids effectively
  • Selecting type
  • Using libraries and styles

Instructor: Cody Harrell, East Lansing HS

Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 16, 2018 10
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Member Tuition $35.00
Non-member Tuition $45.00

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Instructor: Shari Adwers

  • Developing your theme
  • Learning current yearbook trends
  • Using effective typography
  • Understanding mods
  • Creating voice
Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 20, 2015 20
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Member, NO lunch $35.00
Member, with lunch $40.00
Non-Member, NO lunch $45.00
Non-Member, with lunch $50.00

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Lunch includes pizza, chips, a cookie and a drink.

Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 16, 2018
Lunch $5.00

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Parking for MIPA’s One-Day Workshops is available in the ramp next to the Communication Arts & Sciences Building. Passes may be picked up in the south lobby of the Communication Arts & Sciences Building on the morning of the event.

Bus parking is available for free in MSU’s commuter lot at Mount Hope Road and Farm Lane. Bus parking is not available at the Communication Arts & Sciences Building.

Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 20, 2015
Parking Pass (car) $7.00

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Mike Castellucci is an Edward R. Murrow Award recipient and 20-time Emmy winner for his broadcast journalism work. His innovative work with his iPhone has grabbed attention around the world. In a broadcast television first, Mike shot an entire half hour special on his iPhone. This course will include:

  • Learn how to produce professional-level video packages using your smartphone
  • Get video storytelling tips from an award-winning professional
  • Learn about and test technology to turn your smartphone into a professional-level video tool
  • Bring your smartphone! (iPhone preferred, but Android devices work, too)
Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 17, 2017 20
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Member Tuition $35.00
Non-Member Tuition $45.00

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Class overview:

  • Toning photos for publication
  • Sizing photos for resolution
  • Organizing files
  • Creating cutouts
Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 16, 2018 13
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Member Tuition $35.00
Non-Member Tuition $45.00

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Need some time away from school for yourself or a small group of student journalists to get an important project done? Bring your work to the Spartan Work Room!

  • Take some time for a special project while your students pick up skills in our other workshop courses.
  • Bring your future media leaders together to plan and prepare for next year.
  • Work by yourself, or tap into help from other advisers. Our work room will be staffed by advisers from award-winning yearbooks and newspapers who are there to help you, if needed, meet your goals for the day.
  • Share resources in an informal way with our expert advisers and other participants on leadership development, grading, lesson-planning, deadline management and more.
  • Computer lab space available. A limited number of small meeting rooms also are available by request for a fee. (Tell us your needs when registering.)
Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 16, 2018
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Individual Adviser $0.00
Small Group $35.00
Small Group - Free with additional 1Day registrations $0.00
Reserve a Private Room $25.00

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Class overview:

If you’re looking for ways to sharpen and brighten your writing so others will clamor to read it, this interactive seminar is for you. This session will entertain and inspire as well as give you a chance to analyze excellent writing and apply what you learn to your own work. You’ll discuss:

  • how to improve interviews
  • angles, leads, voice, narrative style
  • use of literary devices to tighten and strengthen your writing

This session is designed for students who work on a yearbook, newspaper or news website staff.

Instructor: Shari Adwers, Newspaper & Yearbook Adviser, Grosse Pointe North HS

Location Communication Arts & Sciences Building
Michigan State University
404 Wilson Road
East Lansing MI 48824

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March 18, 2016
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Member Tuition $35.00
Non-Member Tuition $45.00