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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

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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 […]

Complete this survey and share your suggestions for CAMP panels, speakers, activities

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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!

Reuters’ Galloni eyes non-traditional paths to leadership, more inclusive newsrooms

By Andrea Shalal JAWS member White House/Economics Correspondent Thomson Reuters Alessandra Galloni, appointed in April 2021 as Reuters’ first female editor-in-chief in the news agency’s 170-year history, said she got some great workplace advice years ago when she had her first child: Return to a bigger job. She took that advice, and it paid off […]

CAMPonDemand 2021 Registration Open – Prices Go Up Sept. 25

Be sure to register for this year’s JAWS Conference And Mentoring Program (CAMP) before early-bird pricing ends! #CAMPonDemand2021 — Re-EMERGING and Reimagining will be online and on-demand Oct. 15-17, bringing us together to share, discuss, laugh, listen and learn. Early-bird pricing is $79 for JAWS members and $99 for non-members. Prices increase to $99 for […]

Apply today for an Alice Dunnigan Stipend to attend JAWS CAMP 2021

Women journalists who work in small markets providing local news and/or who cover underrepresented communities may apply for a full-registration stipend to participate in the Conference And Mentoring Program (CAMP) happening Oct. 15-17 online and one demand. The stipends, which honor the work of pioneering Black journalist Alice Allison Dunnigan, are available for women not currently JAWS […]

CAMP 2021: First Two Keynote Speakers Announced; Registration, Scholarships and Schedule Coming Soon!

The first two keynote speakers for CAMP 2021 have been scheduled – and you won’t want to miss them at this year’s online and on-demand conference. More information, CAMP schedule and registration information coming SOON! Watch this space and here. Melody Spann Cooper is chairman and CEO of Chicago’s Midway Broadcasting Corporation, a media boutique whose […]

CAMP theme: “Re-emerging and reimagining: What’s next for women in journalism?”

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CAMP 2021 –  “Re-emerging and reimagining: What’s next for women in journalism?” The idea behind the theme is to look forward, from the tumultuous events of the past year and a half and to envision how we can make journalism a healthier, saner, stronger and more trusted profession. For more on CAMP 2021 – Oct. […]

Call for authors for Books & Browse CAMP 2021 – Deadline now July 8

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Jawdesses, Do you have a new book published between October 1, 2020 and October 1,2021? If so, we would love to include you and your work in Books & Browse at online and on-demand CAMP this year. You are eligible if you contributed a chapter in a published book as well. You can repeat a title if it was reissued in […]

Announcement: JAWS CAMP 2021 Will be Online and On Demand!

The JAWS Board of Directors has decided to host CAMP 2021 on Oct.15-17. Just like last year, it will be online and on demand. We know many of us were hoping we’d be able to meet again in person this year. Unfortunately, there is still a lot of uncertainty regarding travel, vaccinations and large in-person gatherings […]