Jaden Heien is a third-year production student in her school’s TV/Broadcast program, Blue Jay Journal TV. She has participated in and won first place in two Missouri International Press Association competitions, as well as first place in the MU J-Day write off competition. In addition to being a prospective journalism student, Heien is very involved in her school and community as a student council member, a varsity cheerleader, DECA member and soccer player. Jaden hopes to study at the Missouri School of Journalism in fall 2018.

Published MUJW story:Evolution of the teacher’s apple: Looking at technological advancements in the classroom