Author Archives: J Kyle Foster

JAWS Health Journalism Fellowship

JAWS Health Journalism Fellowship in partnership with The Commonwealth Fund is a unique opportunity for emerging and early career journalists who have an interest in and passion for upping their health care reporting skills. Application deadline: 5 p.m. ET, November 7, 2022.  Questions? Contact Liz Seegert, project director, . The Inaugural Journalism & Women Symposium  […]

JAWS CAMP 2022 Early Bird pricing extended another week through Aug. 7

JAWS CAMP 2022 – Early Bird prices extended by a week! Don’t miss out – join us in Austin, Texas, Sept. 9-11 for this women’s journalism conference focusing on Truth. Justice. Community. Get discounted prices through Aug. 7: JAWS Members pay $350; Students pay $250; nonmembers pay $450. Register here http://ow.ly/sgE250K7UT3. Check out all things […]

Lulu Garcia-Navarro, Karen Attiah to Speak at JAWS CAMP

JAWS is excited to announce two of our keynote speakers for JAWS CAMP 2022 Sept. 9-11 in Austin, Texas! Register here for the 2022 Conference And Mentoring Program where we will focus on Truth. Justice. Community. Find out more about CAMP 2022 here. Lulu Garcia-Navarro – a two-time Peabody Award-winning journalist – is our Saturday evening keynote […]

CAMP Discounts for Student Groups with School Sponsorship

For higher education institutions that become JAWS CAMP 2022 sponsors, JAWS is offering reduced prices for student journalists to attend the 2022 Conference And Mentoring Program (CAMP) Sept. 9-11 in Austin, Texas. If an institution registers a group of 10 or more student journalists, we will offer each a $50 discount on Early Bird ($200 […]

Seeking CAMP silent auction co-chair; join forces with Tanya Gazdik

Volunteer for CAMP auction

We need your help organizing the JAWS CAMP silent auction! VOLUNTEER needed to join veteran JAWS Silent Auction Co-Chair Tanya Gazdik in reaching out to past donors (many are ready to say yes and just need to be asked ) and seeking a few new ones. The JAWS staff provides technical support, including setting up the auction online. If you’ve […]

This week’s JAWS events – June 6-10, 2022

June 8 Webinar Wednesday Don’t miss this week’s conversation with Melissa del Bosque, Emmy and National Magazine Award-winning journalist and author of “Bloodlines: The True Story of a Drug Cartel, the FBI, and the Battle for a Horse-Racing Dynasty.” Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times Houston bureau chief, will conduct a Q&A with Melissa. “Bloodlines” follows a harrowing attempt […]

We need a co-chair for the CAMP silent auction!

We’re looking for a volunteer to join JAWS Secretary and veteran auction handler Tanya Gazdik as co-chair for the JAWS CAMP 2022 silent auction. JAWS CAMP 2022 is in person in Austin, Texas, Sept. 9-11. We’ll have both on-site silent and online auction items. The position includes reaching out to past donors (many are ready […]

We need your book submissions for Books & Browse at JAWS CAMP in Austin

Books & Browse       Calling all authors of new books for Books & Browse participants at CAMP 2022!   Hi, Jawdesses!   Do you have a new book out published between October 2021 and October 2022 you would like to feature at JAWS camp? We are looking to have a brief panel discussion with […]

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Volunteer for CAMP auction

The 2022 CAMP committee is excited to see you in Austin IRL or online! But we need your ideas… If you have a panel, speaker, activity to suggest (or to lead!) please let us know by filling out this form! CAMP is Sept. 9-11 in Austin, Texas in person! Woohoo!

Join Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Molly O’Toole for a conversation Thursday, March 24

Join this week’s JAWS webinar – 7 p.m. ET, Thursday, March 24 – as we talk to Molly O’Toole, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter based in Washington, D.C., currently working on her book, “The Route,” a narrative of the new migrant underground, a deadly gauntlet for refugees from around the world that stretches from Brazil to the U.S.-Mexico […]

Eloiza Altoro Named Executive Director of JAWS

Eloiza Altoro

I’ve just been named (permanent) executive director of JAWS! Here’s why I’m so excited about the next 90 days By Eloiza Altoro I’m honored and excited to take on the permanent role of the Journalism & Women Symposium’s executive director. This incredible opportunity marks the beginning of a new chapter for the organization, whose mission […]