Northwest Scholastic Press

2019 Portland Media Day


Join Northwest Scholastic Press and the University of Oregon SOJC for Portland Media Day, a day of middle and high school journalism & media workshops











Registration is open to all middle and high school students.

UPDATE: We cut the last hour of workshops, ending the program at 2:00 pm this year. 


8:00-8:50 AM – Registration/Trade show exhibit

8:50-9:00 AM – Welcome (Light Court Commons)

9:00-9:50 AM – Workshop Session I

10:00-10:50 AM – Workshop Session II

11:00-11:50 AM – Workshop Session III

12:00-12:50 PM – Lunch

1:00-1:50 PM – Workshop Session IV


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Students: $15 each/ $20 each without NWSP membership

Advisers: $20 each/ $40 each without NWSP membership

Registration Form:

Registration deadline: Friday, March 1, 2019

Portland Press Day is Friday, March 8, 2019 from 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. at the University of Oregon’s Portland campus in the White Stag building.
Interested in sharing your expertise in journalism, broadcasting, advertising, public relations, photography, layout and design, communication law, First Amendment, new media or any subject you think might be imperative for young journalists? There are five presentation slots: 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. Each session runs for 50 minutes. Lunch is provided for all speakers!
You can sign up here:

Deadline: February 22, 2019

The exhibitor/advertising contract for Portland Media Day is available

An exhibit space with full-page ad: $270.
An exhibit space with half-page ad: $200.

Each exhibitor will receive one six-foot draped table and two chairs (an additional table may be requested). Space will be assigned on a rotation basis based on location at previous events and number of years exhibiting with NWSP.
*Exhibit space and program advertisements are also available separately, see form for prices* 

Deadline: Friday, February 22, 2019

Exhibit area hours:
7:30 AM – Exhibitor setup
8:30 AM – Exhibits/Registration
12 PM – Speaker lunch
2:00 PM – Exhibit tear down

2019 Portland Media Day