19 Walsworth Yearbooks schools named CSPA Crown Finalists

Eighteen 2017 yearbooks from Walsworth Yearbooks schools were among those announced as 2018 Crown Award Finalists by the CSPA.

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November 7, 2017 / Spotlight

A small green frog figurine sits on the desk of Walsworth President Don Walsworth. Its jewel eyes witness the daily operations of the company, watching as visitors stop by, important meetings are held, and top-level decision-making happens. It’s beautiful, a gift brought back from his mother’s extensive travels. The frog is also an important symbol…

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June 28, 2017 / Spotlight

How a former Walsworth employee is helping an inner-city yearbook program remain afloat. After about 30 years as a sales rep, Mike Archer wasn’t quite done with yearbook. He retired from Walsworth in 2014, but by fall of 2015 he was back in the business – in a very different capacity. Archer is now a…

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May 29, 2017 / Spotlight

As the year comes to a close, responsibilities fall away. A yearbook adviser is never completely rid of responsibility – there’s always something you could be doing. But right now, while the mountain of work has shrunk to the size of a hill, take time to enjoy what you’ve created. A whole year of work…

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December 1, 2016 / Spotlight / Video

Many thanks to Jessica Young, MJE, the yearbook adviser at Orange Glen High School in Escondido, California, for sharing this wonderful story reinforcing just how valuable yearbooks can be. Young was recently contacted via Facebook by someone looking to track down a decade-old Orange Glen yearbook. Anybody who has worked on a yearbook staff knows,…

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September 28, 2016 / Copywriting / Spotlight

A writing assignment for an AP Literature class turned into a heartfelt essay about the meaning of yearbook. Emily Fogleman spent three years on the yearbook staff at Southern Alamance High School in Graham, North Carolina, serving as editor-in-chief in 2016, her senior year. Last spring, her AP Literature class was assigned to write an…

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