Shine news

Top tips for design from the 2016 winners

At the 2016 Shine School Media Awards ‘The New Mancunian‘ was widely nominated and won ‘Best Design and Layout’. In this short film, Editor in Chief Kamran Chaudhry and Head of Design Ali Abod give us their Top Tips for 2017 entrants.

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TES winners workshop

Hannah Anson from Headington School, the 2016 Shine School Media Awards TES Winners Workshop recipient, talks about the day in a short video.

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Helen Esmonde, Master of the Stationers’ Company, talks to Shine

The day before the 2016 Awards Day, Helen Esmonde, the Master of the Stationers’ Company, was filmed for a short movie we made about Shine.

For the purposes of that film, we only included part of our interview with Helen, but here are her full reflections on Shine and what it means to the Company.

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NCTJ offer new prizes

We are delighted to announce that the NCTJ will be offering some fantastic new prizes for Shine 2016.

Take the first step in your journalism training with a NCTJ Certificate in Foundation Journalism unit. The winner can choose 1 of 18 units depending on their area of interest.

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Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - May 21
Our final Ask the Expert video is on ‘Sustainability in Print and Paper’ where Martyn Eustace from @TwoSidesUK - a body promoting the sustainability of the graphic comms supply chain - talks to the team from The Ecclesbourne School in Derbyshire >>> https://t.co/hu7qb4tk8r https://t.co/rkqvisJbIz

Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Apr 21
Our penultimate Ask the Expert focuses on photography - with @lucyyoungphotos answering questions on her fascinating professional career from one of our students at @TarporleyHigh >>> https://t.co/EXndr5UM9x https://t.co/pZfsgs7wnm

Shine School Media Awards @shinemediawards - Apr 21
When an article is perfectly edited, it reads well and fits on the page immaculately. But, what is the art of good sub-editing and where do you begin? In our latest Ask the Expert, Shine alumni @viviannezwei interviews the fantastic Katherine Whitbourn >>> https://t.co/WppxFMZXv9 https://t.co/ceLF9vb6gw