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Mary Beth Tinker to speak on student rights at ACLU Oregon meeting March 13 in Portland

Mary Beth Tinker to speak on student rights at ACLU Oregon meeting March 13 in Portland

February 26, 2014

Date: 03/13/2014 - 5:00pm Location: Tonkon Torp, 888 SW Fifth Ave, 16th Floor, Portland Mary Beth Tinker was the plaintiff in the landmark ACLU case that established free expression rights for students and teachers in schools, Tinker v. Des Moines. Mary Beth will discuss her case, the ri...

“Fall Press Day” at UO for Oregon middle and high school journalists

Guru Amar Khalsa, NWSP Intern

October 11, 2013

EUGENE, Ore. -- (Oct. 9, 2013) -- More than 500 middle and high school journalists across Oregon have an opportunity to improve their craft during Fall Press Day at the University of Oregon. The Northwest Scholastic Press Association and the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication...

Story of tweeting teen who upset Kansas governor — telling the story with new social media app Storify

November 29, 2011

Newspaper columnist Suzanne Tobias of the Wichita (Kansas) Eagle used new social media app Storify to chronicle the tweet heard around the world from a twittering teen on a field trip to the state's capital. For a look at two different ways the newspaper presented the story, here is the link to the news...

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