Shannon Philpott-Sanders

Writing, Reflecting, Teaching, Parenting

Contests: Guessing Game or Gut Reaction?

I’ve been playing a guessing game all day. It involves guessing what other people think, what they value and what they like. It’s called the contest game and it’s a game I hate to play every year.

The game is part of my job as a college media adviser. At the beginning of each year, my students and I pour over a year’s worth of newspapers and select entries in 27 categories for the Missouri College Media Association’s annual contest. Continue reading

January 11, 2010 Posted by | Blog, Journalism, Teaching | , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments