KEMPA Journalism

Fall Conference

Get a preview of selected Fall Conference sessions

August 27, 2020

This year's Fall Conference on Friday, Oct. 16, will be one of a kind. We've never done this virtually before, so we are working hard to make sure that you have the best experience possible.  To help you decide which sessions...

2019 KEMPA Publication Awards Announced

October 12, 2019

YEARBOOK AWARDS ALL-KEMPA Legend,  Brookfield Central High School,   Brookfield, WI The Beacon,   Harborside Academy,   Kenosha, WI The Tartan,  Homestead High School,  Mequon, WI The Blaze,   Indian Trail...

KEMPA Publication Awards Announced 2018

October 30, 2018

KEMPA Online Critiques ALL KEMPA Niles West HS FIRST Huntley HS Grayslake North HS James B. Conant HS Lake Zurich HS www.lzbearf...

Alternative Story Forms from KEMPA Fall Conference

January 7, 2018

Here is the second video of a Fall Conference session:  Beth Marshall presents Alternative Story Forms.  Thank you to Jamie Silver for filming this popular session.  Mrs. Marshall is the yearbook adviser at Richmond-Burton...

Yearbook 101: Caption Writing session from KEMPA Fall Conference

January 2, 2018

With so many sessions at Fall Conference, there are always good presentations that we miss.  This year Herff Jones representative, Jamie Silver (pictured at right), filmed three sessions for us.  The first one is a very popular session...

KEMPA honors award recipients at Fall Conference

September 22, 2017

The KEMPA Board is pleased to honor award recipients at Fall Scholastic Journalism Conference, Oct. 13, 2017: Nancy Becker Newspaper Adviser of the Year: DENNIS BROWN, Huntley High School, Huntley, Illinois Administrator of ...

Fall Conference