Workshops: Iowa Summer Journalism Workshops for Students

Once again, we are compiling a list of digital media workshops for the summer of 2011. If you would like to have your digital media workshop listed, please fill out the form here. Once you do, we’ll get you added to the list. We will also be creating one post for each workshop.

Iowa Summer Journalism Workshops for students

Where: University of Iowa – Iowa City, Iowa
When: July 24-28
Contact: David Schwartz, workshops director, 319-335-3318
Digital Media Courses:

Web Design Basics – Students of any skill level will find this course useful. The week begins with basics of HTML and CSS and ends with learning how to manipulate content management systems such as WordPress.

Adventure Journalism – Students will report with provided mobile devices and other technologies. Go behind the scenes. Don’t just report what others are doing, EXPERIENCE what others are doing, then tell the story digitally via WordPress CMS.

Aaron Manfull

Aaron is in his 26th year of advising student media. He is currently the Director of Student Media at Francis Howell North High School in St. Charles, Missouri. He is the Journalism Education Association Digital Media Chair and co-Director of Media Now. He is the 2023 JEA Teacher Inspiration Award Winner and is a former Dow Jones News Fund National Journalism Teacher of the Year. He is one of the authors of the textbook "Student Journalism and Media Literacy." You can find him on X and Instagram @manfull. He's a proud father. A transplanted Iowan. And an avid Hawkeye Fan.

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