A ton of "wow" journalism won awards on June 8, when the Illinois Press Association announced winners of its 2018 contest.
Get ahead of the game! Talk to your staff, get your entries in now and get the glory you deserve for doing great work.
If I could wave a magic wand and make words vanish from the dictionary, I have a few in mind. Seven, to be exact.
BY ROGER RUTHHART “In a time when journalism has come under so much fire in our country, it was so great to see so many enthusiastic, passionate students who understand the importance of quality journalism to our society.”
"It’s impossible to thank all who helped make my career such a joy. I never had a day when I woke up in the morning and dreaded going to work. Each day was truly a new adventure."
The Chicago Tribune's parent company agreed May 6 to recognize unions to represent journalists in negotiations at its Chicago-area publications, according to stories posted in NPR and other publications. Here's the Chicago Tribune Guild's essay, as published on the guild's website.
A few weeks back, Jason Akst asked fellow journalists what skills they think young journalists are likely to need in the not-so-distant future. Here's what a few had to say.
Here are five writing books every journalist ought to own. Got one to add to the list? Let us know in the comments field!
Understanding the diversity of your Hispanic audience can help you reach more readers.
With a Mount-Sinai-size dollop of hubris, I'm headlining this how-to article "The 5 Commandments of Religion Reporting."