Six student leaders of the Elon News Network, Elon University’s daily newsgathering organization, will attend the Associated Collegiate Press conference Oct. 20-23 in Washington, D.C., where they will attend educational workshops and network with media professionals.
Students in attendance will be:
- Tommy Hamzik
- Bryan Anderson
- Emmanuel Morgan
- Alex Hager
- Stephanie Hays
- Christina Elias
Colin Donohue, an ENN adviser, will also be in attendance.
In addition to attending workshops and sessions led by professionals from the media world and faculty members from communications schools nationwide, students will also network, take tours of media organizations around the city and have The Pendulum newspaper and the ENN website professionally critiqued.
Students will submit entries to the Best of Show competition, which recognizes the best newspapers, yearbooks and literary magazines from schools in attendance at the ACP convention.
Check this blog regularly from Oct. 20-23 for updates from the students on the trip. They will be posting quick summaries/reflections after the sessions they attend.