If you’re thinking about participating in California’s Journalist of the Year contest, take a look at the portfolios below, which were submitted to the 2016 and 2015 contests.
This is a partial listing; portfolios containing personal information, such as recommendations and grade transcripts, are not included here. Portfolios are in alphabetical order by last name.
Kellen Browning, Davis Senior High School, Davis (1st place)
Alina Abidi, Monta Vista High School, Cupertino (2nd place)
Jackson Brook, Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto (1st place)
Photo: Michelle Min’s “action photo” showed her in mid-report on a story. Photo credit: Kellen Ochi.