Spring conference registration deadline is April 19

April 12, 2018

This year's spring conference will take place on April 27 at Rutgers University-New Brunswick.  Please register by April 19.  For the full brochure, click below: Spring 18 brochure...

2017 Fall Conference Registration Now Available


September 7, 2017

You may now register for the GSSPA's biggest event of the year: Fall Student Press Day! This conference for advisers and their students will take place on Monday, October 30 at Rutgers University's Bush Campus Center. Advisers must complete this online ...

Spring Advisers Conference – Friday, May 6


January 8, 2016

GSSPA's Spring Advisers Conference will be held on Friday, May 6 at Rutgers University's Douglass Student Center. This year's conference will also provide advisers with the opportunity to become a Certified Journalism Educator....

2015 Summer Newspaper Contest Winners


October 28, 2015

At Monday's Fall Press Conference, the GSSPA announced the winners of its Summer Newspaper Contest. For a list of the winners click here.

Press Release: First Amendment icon to speak at GSSPA Fall Conference

Tom McHale

September 9, 2015

By April Catuogno Her bold actions fifty years ago guaranteed students’ First Amendment rights today. Now, Mary Beth Tinker will be the keynote speaker at the annual Garden State Scholastic Press Association (GSSPA) conference ...

Material for teaching and learning about Mary Beth Tinker

Tom McHale

September 7, 2015

Mary Beth Tinker was a thirteen-year-old middle school student when she knowingly broke school rules to express her opposition to the Vietnam War. Her actions and fight for her right to express herself would eventually be heard...

Fall Press Day is October 26

Tom McHale

September 7, 2015

Time to start planning for the GSSPA's largest conference of the year. We are excited to have Mary Beth Tinker as our keynote speaker this year! The registration deadline is October 20. For a brochure with a registration form...

Fall Student Press Day is October 27

Tom McHale

August 25, 2014

Time to start planning for the GSSPA's largest conference of the year. Mary Beth Tinker will be this year's keynote speaker! We anticipate that the conference will fill up fast, so please register soon. The registration deadline...

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