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Inspired by our 2017 Lifetime Achievement winners?

The list of news organizations that have hired students of our 2017 SND Lifetime Achievement Award winner is looo-ong. This list barely scratches the surface. It goes to show what an impact an educator can have. We’d like to add you to the list if you were mentored by Darcy Greene, Cheryl Pell or Randy […]

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Greene, Pell and Stano: Honored with 2017 Lifetime Achievement Awards

Our honorees have had a big influence on the careers of some SND’s most creative visual thinkers. It’s with great pleasure that we introduce the SND Lifetime Achievement Award winners for 2017: Darcy Greene, Cheryl Pell and Randy Stano.

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The Society for News Design is Hiring a Digital Correspondent

The Society for News Design is looking to hire a part-time or full-time correspondent to aggressively cover issues at the intersection of design, journalism and technology. This is a new position, supported by a recent grant from the Knight Foundation, to amplify the role of visual design and design thinking in news media. Expectations: Become […]

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Check out the Poynter Digital Design Challenge

Last October, Roger Black and Poynter brought five well-known designers to New York City to rapid-prototype the future of news design. Now they’re gearing up for Phase II of this Design Challenge.

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Best of News Design: Never a Better Time to Enter

On the heels of one of the newsiest years in recent memory, reasons to enter SND’s flagship competition have never been clearer.

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Time to enter the Best of Digital Design

To Enter: http://digital.snd.org/ Deadline: Wednesday, January 25 at 11:59 EST. Judging: Will take place February 24-26. Follow along: We’ll be using the hashtag #SNDDigital Past Winners: http://www.snd.org/bodd/ The Society for News Design is pleased to announce its 15th annual Best of Digital Design competition. The official entry site is now receiving entries. Excellence in digital […]

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The SND38 Call For Entries is Here!

The primary takeaway this year is the new location for judging and sending entries — the competition is now organized, audited and held in Florida.

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Redesign on way for Svenska Dagbladet

Svenska Dagbladet (SvD) has a long tradition for great design. In 2000, it was the first major daily newspaper in Sweden to switch from broadsheet to the tabloid format (“the most profound and daring change in 30 years of Scandinavian news design”, Ole Munk called it in Aviserat 1) and SvD’s history of winning multiple […]

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SND to expand training, build learning network with $200,000 Knight grant

Today Knight Foundation is announcing $200,000 in new support for the Society for News Design. The official press release is below. SND is extremely grateful for the support and the opportunity to work with Knight. This is the largest grant in SND history. A huge thank-you to board members Kyle Ellis and Tyson Evans for […]

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Announcing the ÑH2016 awards

For Spanish, click here Five publications have been awarded top prizes in the ÑH2016 competition, recognizing the Best of Journalistic Design in Spain, Portugal and Latin America: * La Nación (Buenos Aires, Argentina) was named best national newspaper; * Las Provincias (Valencia, Spain), best local or regional newspaper; * Nuestro Diario (Guatemala, Guatemala), the best […]

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SND election results: Okasaki, Evans, Connor named 2017 officers

Two hundred fifteen members (up from 163 last year) cast votes in this year’s elections for secretary-treasurer, vice president and president. Write-in votes are allowed and recorded in the results below. The final election results are:

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Introducing SND’s exclusive newsletter for members

The Society for News Design is pleased to introduce SNDigest: A bimonthly newsletter for members only.

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Sometimes the aims are subtle

When Ole Munk was called in to redesign and help launch several new pages at Kristeligt Dagblad, he wanted to tread lightly: “The degree of change is small and that is on purpose,” he says.

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Your choice: Presenting the 2017 SND officer candidates

We’re pleased to introduce you to this year’s candidates for the 2016 SND offices of secretary-treasurer, vice president and president. Voting is open to all SND members and will begin on Sept. 26.

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Amid post-coup crackdown, SND members detained

The failed coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in July left more than 270 people dead and resulted in a government crackdown against journalists, among others.

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Olympics Games 2016

Sports designers worldwide plan in advance special pages that must convey the spirit of the event. SND will showcase the best Olympic Games designs. Your contribution is welcome.

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