JEA Recognizes Marian Journalism Students - Marian High School
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Marian journalism students recently participated in the Journalism Education Association of Nebraska’s Winter 2020 Contest and received high marks in a variety of categories. The contest was open to all high schools in Nebraska. For work published in the fall semester, Marian students’ work was judged alongside other schools, with no distinction made for school size. Members of Marian’s newspaper, yearbook and literary magazine staffs were recognized, in addition to the M-Beat broadcasting program.

Literary Magazine Burn Magazine Superior
Broadcast PSA Naomi Delkamiller Superior
Editorial Writing Maggie Peklo Excellent
Newswriting Libby Schimonitz Excellent
Column Writing Lily Weindel Excellent
Sports News Writing Jasmine Buttler Excellent
Yearbook Sports Writing Keara Hiatt Excellent
Newswriting Ariana Ganson Excellent
InfoGraphic Design Bella Syslo Excellent
InDepth Newspaper Coverage Chiara Wallen, Alida Farrens, Lily Weindel, Libby Schimonitz & Sarah Cronin Excellent
Sports Feature Writing Ella Meis Honorable Mention
Editorial Writing Aker Ajak Honorable Mention
Entertainment Review Writing Alida Farrens Honorable Mention
Broadcast News Story Anna Kidder, Mary Cate Tabor & Lexi Ketcham Honorable Mention
Headline Writing Bella Syslo Honorable Mention
Newspaper Layout Chiara Wallen Honorable Mention
InDepth Newspaper Coverage Chiara Wallen, Ella Meis, Jasmine Buttler & Olivia Sullivan Honorable Mention
Yearbook Feature Writing Clara Neary Honorable Mention
Yearbook Theme Copy Writing Clara Neary Honorable Mention
Yearbook Layout Daisy Owen Honorable Mention
Editorial Cartooning Diana Sledge Honorable Mention
Yearbook Theme Copy Writing Keara Hiatt Honorable Mention
Feature Writing Libby Schimonitz Honorable Mention
Sports News Writing Lydia Larson Honorable Mention
Broadcast Program Margaret Kelly & Frannie Cihunka Honorable Mention
Entertainment Review Writing Maggie Mantini Honorable Mention
Newspaper Layout Nora Fitzsimmons Honorable Mention
Broadcast PSA Sophia Virgillito, Grace Specht & Moira Hale Honorable Mention