Sean Vichinsky is a gamer. His favorite color is blue. He’s a Green Day fan and he dreads the morning alarm that starts his day. His passion for news and journalism however, sets him apart from his peers. As the Associate Editor of Divine Child’s online press, DC Faith In Action, Vichinsky said he works to absorb every aspect of the MIPA experience in order to help make the … [Read more...] about Sean Vichinsky discovers journalistic passion through scheduling fluke
Editors and designers from schools all over in the Indesign for Yearbook take advantage of the tools they’ve learned in this week’s course as they work on designs to apply to their own books. Alex Murray, L’Anse Creuse High School North senior Editor in Chief, utilizes the time to work on her spread so she may bring back a solid start on the book. As only one of the two … [Read more...] about InDesign for Yearbook takes skills to their own books
Building off their basic InDesign skills reiterated in Monday’s sessions, the Yearbook for InDesign class prepares to dive into today’s design challenges with full force. On the agenda, advanced skills ranging from text wrapping and typography elements, all the way to incorporating a dominant photo into a spread with a supporting color palette. Students started work on … [Read more...] about Yearbook for InDesign advances designs to next level.
The InDesign for Yearbook class prepares to advance their skills by first reviewing the basics. Instructor Lydia Cadena prepares her class of 14 girls to hone and advance their InDesign skills by first making sure everyone is up to speed with the software. Cadena’s first day of instruction consists of basic and thorough understanding of the layout of InDesign’s settings and … [Read more...] about Yearbook InDesign class gets back to basics
To kick off MIPA 2013, high school journalist gathered in the Michigan State University Business College to listen to the wise words of Cheryl Pell, and Betsy Rau. The two collaborated together to present their favorite designs of current news and design in “Dueling Design Divas”. Explaining each design they selected, students were then allowed to to vote for which design they … [Read more...] about ‘Dueling Design Diva’s’ Kick Off MIPA 2013