November 16, 2015 / 2015 Fall JEA/NSPA

Four schools win prizes at Walsworth booth in Orlando

Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE

Yearbook advisers from four schools won prizes for their yearbook staffs during their visit to the Walsworth booth at the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention in Orlando.

Advisers who visited the booth Nov. 12-13 to see a demo of Walsworth technology or attended a session with Walsworth Journalism Specialist Mike Taylor were eligible to enter a drawing to win one of two Chromebooks or one of two Wacom artist tablets.

The prizes winners from the booth were:

  • Sarah Bergsieker, Lawrence North High School, Indianapolis, Indiana – won a Chromebook
  • April Fiesler, Branson High School, Branson, Missouri – won a Chromebook
  • Christy Porcelli-Wilson, Plant High School, Tampa, Florida – won a Wacom tablet
  • Florora Merritt, Friendship Public Charter School, Washington D.C. – won a Wacom tablet
Evan Blackwell, CJE
Evan Blackwell, CJE

Evan Blackwell, CJE, is a Web Content Specialist for walsworthyearbooks.com and yearbookhelp.com, as well as a regular contributor to Idea File magazine. He's been a writer and editor for Walsworth Yearbooks for the past 13 years, and is the author of the Yearbook Suite's "The Art of the Interview" unit. Prior to joining Walsworth, Blackwell spent five years as an award-winning newspaper and magazine journalist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.