The hotel reservation deadline for APSE’s 42nd annual conference is just six days away, and after taking a look at the jam-packed informative program, you’ll want to register and make your hotel reservations today.
Here is the updated agenda for the APSE Southwest Region meeting Sunday, May 17, at the Austin American-Statesman offices:
“The Lab” will feature hands-on instruction and small-group training in emerging technologies. It’s a great opportunity to learn and/or refine a skill, apply it immediately and return to the newsroom ready to share with co-workers.
“The person who fills this position will primarily cover high schools, write features and help out with the daily operation of our department.”
The Associated Press Sports Editors sponsors four $1,500 scholarships for collegiate sports journalists. The deadline is approaching.
It’s time to register, make your hotel reservations, book your travel and get your ticket for the Padres baseball game.
The Gazette’s night sports editor will lead an award-winning sports team in producing “a section that goes far beyond game coverage, and dives into participatory sports and extensive enterprise about sports-related issues.”
A discussion of strategies for covering the big event will be the panels offered Monday at The Seattle Times offices.
The agenda has been finalized for the Great Lakes Region meeting Monday, May 4 at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. There is no charge for the meeting, which will include lunch courtesy of our University of Minnesota hosts.
“Is it possible that there will be expansion in that five-year window you mentioned? It’s certainly possible, but I wouldn’t guarantee it.”
Matthew Hansen of the Omaha (Neb.) World-Herald won for “To his left, a life of drugs; to his right, a chance to turn it around.” a feature on a drug addict who turned to running triathlons to help set his life straight.
Aaron Portzline team of The Columbus Dispatch took first place in the Associated Press Sports Editors 2014 contest in the breaking news category in the 75,001-175,000 circulation category for his story on the bankruptcy of the Columbus Blue Jackets’ Jack Johnson.
Dan Kane and Jane Stancill, from the News & Observer in Raleigh, N.C., and Dirk Chatelain of the Omaha (Neb.) World-Herald tied for first place in the Associated Press Sports Editors 2014 contest for Breaking News in the 75,001-175,000 circulation category.
Here’s an early look at the program in Hamden, Conn.
The APSE Mid-Atlantic Region meeting will be held Monday, April 20 at Penn State.
The Austin American-Statesman building will be the site of the APSE Soutwest Region meeting on May 17.
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The Tuscaloosa News
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Marietta Daily Journal
The Seattle Times is looking for a full-time sports producer to direct digital sports content and join a thriving digital news team.
If you are planning on covering the Rio 2016 Games, you should have received, or will shortly receive, an email outlining how to register for the Press Operations Briefing in Rio de Janiero. Deadline to register is Aug. 21.
APSE president Mike Sherman of The Oklahoman is attending the ASNE-APME conference in Chicago. Follow his posts and others from Day 1 of the conference for news and updates relevant to sports journalism. Live Blog APSE at ASNE-APME conference
By Tommy Deas Executive Sports Editor The Tuscaloosa (Ala.) News First, let me extend my thanks and appreciation to those who elected me to this position and to all the old friends I got to see and new friends I got to meet at the Summer Conference in Chicago. The Third Vice President’s […]
Sponsoring a student through APSE’s new Student Outreach Initiative is a great way to give back to the organization and the future of sports journalism. APSE President Gerry Ahern calls on APSE members to recruit and sponsor one college student as a member of the organization. The students can come from your alma mater or your coverage area. The $25 fee will give the students access to the minds and events that will shape the future of sports journalism.