For all those descending on the Best of News Design judging for the first time, or who may need a refresher, everything you need is here.
It’s time to talk music. Very bad music, performed by your industry colleagues. The long and short of this is, a year ago, at SND36, the SND Foundation Karaoke Night raised $4,850 — more than double its previous judging record. We cannot revert to old ways after a year like that. Whether you’re attending or following […]
Resources and information as the Best of News Design’s 37th edition deadlines are upon us.
Our aim: to create a line-up of top-notch programs IRL, and a peer-to-peer learning community online.
A reminder that if you haven’t already begun pulling and assembling your entries for the 37th annual Best of News Design print creative competition, now is the time to act. The U.S. entry deadline — along with all entries in the combination print/digital Category 20 — is January 28, 2016. You can find the Call […]
Design Journal is back! [Cue the trumpets!] We’re thrilled that the Journal has returned after a long hiatus. And cranking it back up, again, was quite the journey. What you’ll soon be holding in your hands (if you don’t already have it by now) is a magazine that was printed in Dubai, shipped to Orlando, […]
We’ve built this issue of Design Journal around the theme of passion and how it has a hold on us all. Visual designers and educators from around the world open up about how passion drives them in the work they do: Lars Pyrds stresses putting heart behind your work; Paul Wallen opens up about the […]
In the wake of world news since the 37th Best of News Design Call for Entries was printed, two categories have been updated. Category 4, Breaking News Topics: Subcategory 4F now reads: ISIS/Terrorism (Including Paris Attacks and Syria Crisis) Category 5, Special News Topics: Subcategory 5F now reads: ISIS/Terrorism (Including Paris Attacks and Syria Crisis) […]
Kyle Ellis, SND’s digital director and a volunteer for nearly five years, has accepted a one-year contract to help the Society achieve the objectives of a Knight Foundation grant.
The 37th Edition Call for Entries is live and ready for use.
Our annual workshop will travel to San Francisco, Charlotte, Toronto, and NYC.
With the release of the 37th Call For Entries drawing near, have a look at everything that’s new for the 2016 edition.
Tyson Evans of The New York Times is the newest officer, elected to be the next SND secretary-treasurer.
Speakers include Hugo Sanchez, Bill Gaspard and Fernando Baptista.
To help journalists update and build new skills in the digital age, SND will expand its training opportunities, bringing multidisciplinary teams together to create new models, news experiences and storytelling tools, while sharing lessons to advance the field. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is supporting the expansion with $130,000. The official press […]
An SND founder’s new book on an infamous incident in Paris The Paris of the 1920s was a city of the rich where one could also afford to be poor. The old order of kings and empires, disintegrated in the destruction and disillusionment of the Great War. Paris, a magnet for the artists, the dreamers, […]