Join Us @ Journalism Summer Camp

Free State High School

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

For four days, you will be immersed in scholastic journalism with one of the best lineups of camp instructors in the country. With a wide variety of classes, there are plenty of inspiring course options. Plan to work hard and come home inspired.

Gloria Shields Publications Workshop

Sunday, June 28th, 7am to Thursday, July 2nd, 3pm

DALLAS MARRIOT QUOREM, 14901 DALLAS PKWY DALLAS, TX

GloriaShieldsPublicationsWorkshop.org for information about the camp.

Flight Information

June 28

Depart KCI on Southwest flight #4180 at 8:10 a.m. arriving in Dallas Love Field Airport at 9:35 a.m.

July 2

Depart Dallas Lovefield on Southwest flight #4745 at 3:35 p.m. arriving in KCI at 5 p.m.


NOTE: On Southwest Airlines you can check 2 bags for FREE. For more on there baggage policies click here.

What do students need to do to attend?

Editors: $225 (required attendance)
  1. Discuss with Mrs. Folsom which course you should register for
  2. By May 7, submit a check payable to FSHS to the Finance Office for $225
  3. By May 7, submit a Medical Release Form and Field Trip Permission Form to Mrs. Folsom.
  4. Mrs Folsom will register you


Staffers: $475 (optional attendance)

  1. Discuss with Mrs. Folsom which course you should register for
  2. By May 7, submit a check payable to FSHS to the Finance Office for $475
  3. By May 7, submit a Medical Release Form and Field Trip Permission Form to Mrs. Folsom
  4. Mrs Folsom will register you

ESTIMATED COST BREAKDOWN

Workshop Cost

$110 (or $150 for online publishing)

This will be paid out of fees paid to Free State High School.


Hotel

$150 (estimated)

This will be paid out of fees paid to Free State High School.


Travel Expenses

$175 (estimated)

This will be paid out of fees paid to Free State High School.


Total

$475 (estimated) will be paid to Free State High School. Make checks out to Free State High School.


Editor Discount (will extend to other staffers when able)

$250 off


Meals

You'll need enough money to cover meals at restaurants near the hotel. They have some less expensive places near it, such as Jimmy Johns.

Travel Schedule

We will leave for Dallas Sunday, June 28 or early Monday, June 29 depending on the best prices for flights.

Other Important Links

Workshop Schedule

Sunday, June 28

Early Registration 2-4 Hotel

Bonus classes 6-9 Hotel


Monday, June 29

Registration 10-1 Hotel

Opening session 1-1:30 Hotel

Afternoon classes 1:30-5 Hotel

Dinner 5-7 On Own

Night classes 7-9 Hotel


Tuesday, June 30

Morning classes 9-11:30 Hotel

Lunch 11:30-1 On Own

Afternoon classes 1-5 Hotel

Dinner 5-7 On Own

Night classes 7-9 Hotel

Wednesday, July 1


Morning classes 9-11:30 Hotel

Lunch 11:30-1 On Own

Afternoon classes 1-5 Hotel

Dinner 5-7 On Own

Auction 7-8:30 Hotel

Dance 8:30-11 Hotel


Thursday, July 2

Morning classes 9-10:30 Hotel

Awards Ceremony 10:30-12 Hotel

Checkout of Marriott by Noon