Media Now Summer Camp

Our 2017 Media Now summer camp offers intense training for high school students ready to take their media skills to the next level.

This year’s camp will take place July 9-12 on our beautiful campus at Drake University in Des Moines.

We will offer seven classes, all taught by highly talented instructors who care deeply about journalism and scholastic media.

Classes for 2017

  • Advisers
  • Editors
  • Web/Social
  • Yearbook
  • Writing
  • Design
  • Photo

See complete details including pricing info and how to register on the 2017 summer media camp website.

Our Drake University live mascot Griff made an appearance at Media Now 2016.

About Media Now Drake

WHO: High School Journalism Students
WHAT: Four-Day Bootcamp to Improve Your Journalism Skills
WHERE: Drake University, Des Moines, IA
WHEN: July 9 – 12 , 2017

REGISTRATION COST: The registration fee includes food, lab fees and a sweet t-shirt. Registration fees are below:

  • $285 Early Bird (through April 1, 2017)
  • $300 Regular Open Registration (April 2-June 1, 2017)
  • $350 Late Fee (After June 1, 2017)


  • $100 Housing (on campus dorms, bring your own bedding)