Junior Journalists

Editor visits with journalism campers

Webster-Kirkwood Times Editor Don Corrigan came to talk to the ECHO Journalism camp about squirrels. He talked on the prominence of squirrels in the media, stating that he thinks that it is saturated with squirrels, as is the thesis of “Nuts About Squirrels.”

Junior journalists explore photography

Twenty junior journalists attending the Echo’s summer journalism camp on July 24-25, were asked to take photos using rule of thirds, interesting angles and perspectives, and a variety of photographic elements.  Here are some of their photos.

Writer opens up to journalism campers

By Michael Blessing, Rachel Brenne, Caroline Cromwell, Ella Elias, Natalie Felgenhauer, Amalia Garcia-Montague, Joe Harned, Mike Li, Ethan Sanders, Nina Thompson and Sydney Thorton with guidance from Aerin Johnson and Andy Kimball Entertainment Columnist Abby Botan spoke to journalism campers… Read More ›

ECHO campers interview peers

One of the activities of ECHO journalism camp was for campers to practice interviewing skills and writing about others who attended the camp.  These are some of their stories. Camper vacations in Alabama Ivy Clark Junior Journalist Last week, Isabella Dyson… Read More ›

Get close: Photographer gives campers advice

Jackson Bacilek, Christian Brennan, Sloane Carfield, Ivy Clark, Chloe Conrad, Kolby Cunningham, Chase Donnelly, Isabella Dyson, Julia Fowler, Shea Goggin, Natalie Harhausen, Marshall Hoover, Hadley Hoskins, Julia Mossinghoff, Sky Mueller, Benjamin Pires, Sarah Pires, Ellie Sterbenz, Isabella Stewart, Audrey Turley,… Read More ›

Nelson shares Post Dispatch experiences

Story by Junior Journalists: Celia Alexander, Ivy Clark, Jane Curtis, Grace Gericke, Gracie Hedenberg, Olivia King, Evelyn Linck, Ginny Northcott, Benjamin Pires and Nina Thompson with Guidance from Aerin Johnson, Andre Scott and Keillyn Johnson Kathleen Nelson worked for 31… Read More ›