The official site of Texas Association of Journalism Educators

TAJE

The official site of Texas Association of Journalism Educators

TAJE

The official site of Texas Association of Journalism Educators

TAJE

TAJE 2024 Board Elections Held in February
TAJE 2024 Board Elections Held in February

Four board officer positions are open for current TAJE members this month: state director, secretary, treasurer and president-elect. Read more about these positions and the candidates running for them below. The electronic election will be held Feb. 20-25. Current members should watch for the ballot in an email from TAJE Executive Director Cindy Todd to cast your vote. What does each position...

Raise awareness of student press rights in Texas on Student Press Freedom Day
Raise awareness of student press rights in Texas on Student Press Freedom Day
When you think of journalism, what comes to mind? When you think of student journalism, what changes? Maybe not much — but for student journalists, their status as students means everything. Read more on the New Voices Texas Website.
New publication exchange offers advisers a look at newspapers from around the country
New publication exchange offers advisers a look at newspapers from around the country

One of the most common requests I get from other advisers is for samples of newspapers. In the digital age, there are certainly lots of places to find articles written by high school students, but sometimes finding a digital copy of a print edition is tough. Some programs have already established robust trade lists and regularly send papers around the United States.  If you don’t have...

TAJE Address

TAJE
PO Box 176
Buda, TX 78610

Fall Fiesta Dates

The next Fall Fiesta convention will take place Oct. 7-9, 2023, in San Antonio, Texas.

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Board Members

President: Kari Riemer
President-Elect: Michael Reeves
Past President: Alyssa Boehringer
Secretary: Stephen Green
Treasurer: Margaret Edmonson
State Director: Lisa Roskens

Contest Director: Andrea Negri
Convention Director: Alison Strelitz
Webmaster: Mauri Sparks

Education Chair: Laura Negri
Legislative and Policy Chair: David Doerr

ILPC Liaison: Alyssa Boehringer
ATPI Liaison: Mark Murray

Executive Director: Cindy Todd

Regional Reps
Region 1: Jasinia Frausto, Canyon HS
Region 2: Daniel Carr, Ray Braswell HS
Region 3: Taylor Mersmann, Walnut Grove HS
Region 4: Tabitha Houchens, Redwater HS
Region 5: Vanessa Martinez, El Dorado HS
Region 6: Shannon Kelly, John M. Harlan HS
Region 7: Haley Gluch, McNeil HS
Region 8: Mike Tobias, Port Neches Groves HS
Region 9: Megan Ortiz, Kingwood Park HS
Region 10: Sandra Casperson, Robert Vela HS
Private Schools: Alicia Merrifield, The Village School
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