Adviser-only Events

Adviser Luncheon • $35

Noon-2:20 p.m. Saturday
Registration deadline: March 23
Meat and vegetarian options.
JEA will honor spring award and certification recipients. Speakers will be Renee Burke, Yearbook Adviser of the Year, and Michelle Turner, Broadcast Adviser of the Year. Sponsored by Herff Jones.

Adviser Receptions

Advisers are invited to attend these evening receptions. They’re are a great way to meet new colleagues and relax with old friends.

Thursday Kickoff Reception
9–10:30 p.m.
Following the keynote speech, this reception will give new and first-time attendee advisers a chance to meet the local committee, the JEA and NSPA board members and staffs.
Friday’s Reception
8:30-11 p.m.
Desserts will be featured. There will be an auction/silent auction to benefit the Student Press Law Center. Those who are judging Write-off competitions are especially encouraged to attend after they finish judging.


Adviser Hospitality

7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Friday and 7:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Saturday
Meet with colleagues from across the country in the adviser hospitality suite. Local team members will be available to recommend sightseeing, dining and entertainment options. Saturday’s hospitality sponsored by Picaboo Yearbooks.

First-Time Attendee Orientation Meeting

6:45 p.m. Thursday
Advisers attending their first convention are encouraged to attend this short orientation, which includes a general overview and explanation of events and how to get the most out of them. Check the convention program, website or app for location.