Six students from McCollum High School were recognized for their artistic talents at the Texas Association of Journalism Educators Fall Fiesta Student Conference in downtown San Antonio October 19-21.
In the color print digital photography competition, sophomore Jonathan Abrego received an honorable mention award while senior Angel Nunez received a superior award. In the camera feature video contest, the team of junior Cecily Kadilis and seniors Bethany Tenerias and Maria Del Carmen Hernandez, won a superior award. Senior Patrick Tilley also got a superior award for the videography contest.
The Texas Association of Journalism Educators is an organization for teachers of journalism, photojournalism, newspaper, yearbook and broadcast. TAJE hosts the Fall Fiesta in San Antonio every October to offer assistance to its members and their students.