The details: Karaoke takes place on Sunday night (Feb. 19) after the judges and facilitators have finished for the day (around 10 p.m. Eastern) Want to challenge your boss/coworker/friend/enemy/significant other to a song? You can …
If the best journalistic design reflects its subject, then newspaper and magazine designers in the Trump era are appropriately thinking in bold strokes, multi-column headlines, and tons of yellow and orange hues.
Next week, a bevy of visual journalists will come to St. Petersburg, Fla. to help with the Society for News Design’s annual creative competition. Some will judge the competition, but many students and professionals will help as “facilitators.” It’s a tough job, but one that comes with incredible learning opportunities and gives everyone involved a […]
The Society for News Design officers and board members are happy to welcome two new appointments: Aviva Loeb as Membership Director and Greicy Mella as SND.org editor.
The New York Times recently released a report that prescribes changes intended to carry the news organization into 2020 and beyond. A key recommendation: turn up the visuals. I am proud to have taken part in a previous effort to uplift the visual report at The Times, when I was hired to be the newspaper’s first […]
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 […]
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 […]
On the heels of one of the newsiest years in recent memory, reasons to enter SND’s flagship competition have never been clearer.
The primary takeaway this year is the new location for judging and sending entries — the competition is now organized, audited and held in Florida.
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 […]
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 […]