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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.

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.

Volunteer to assist at SND38 in St. Petersburg

Volunteer as a facilitator assisting with SND38 in February at the St. Petersburg (Fla.) Coliseum.

The Best of News Design 36 for iPad and iPhone

For the first time, the Society for News Design has released a digital version of The Best of News Design annual book for iPad and iPhone. Created by Douglas Okasaki, SND vice-president, the ebook is a completely new experience.

SND37 Deadline Week: Details and Resources

Resources and information as the Best of News Design’s 37th edition deadlines are upon us.

SND37 Call For Entries: Updates to Categories 4 and 5

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) […]

37th Call For Entries is Here

The 37th Edition Call for Entries is live and ready for use.

The 37th Call For Entries: A Preview

With the release of the 37th Call For Entries drawing near, have a look at everything that’s new for the 2016 edition.

Volunteer to Assist at SND37

It’s time to step up once again and assist with the Best of News Design Creative Competition.

Andrea Zagata named SND37 Coordinator

Andrea Zagata, lead sports designer of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, has been named as competition coordinator for the 37th annual Best of News Design Print Creative Competition, to be held in February 2016 on the campus of Syracuse University in Upstate New York. Zagata has attended the competition as a facilitator six times since 2009, […]

SND36: SND Foundation Karaoke Fundraiser

As judges and facilitators prepare to travel to Syracuse this weekend for the Best of News Design competition, it’s time to start thinking about the annual SND Foundation Karaoke Fundraiser.

SND36: Meet the judges

The annual SND Best of News Design competition brought 27 professionals to Syracuse to judge the best work of 2014. The judges are broken into five groups — news, features, long form, visuals, and World’s Best. There are also two conflict judges. News Brady Jones, Designer, Omaha World Herald Erik Knobl, Visual Editor, Adrenalina (Excelsior) Scott Ladd, Presentation Editor, […]

The full report from SND36 competition coverage

This weekend, journalists from around the world will be traveling to Syracuse, New York, to participate in the Society for News Design’s annual Best of News Design competition.

Best of News Design judging process visualized

Each year, hundreds of newspapers and magazines from around the world submit their best work of the year to be judged by the Society for News Design in the annual Best of Design competition. This year, over 9,500 entries were received, and 27 judges have the task of evaluating that work this coming weekend. The 27 […]

First time Syracuse facilitator? Here’s what you need to know.

On Friday, journalists from around the globe will head to Syracuse, NY, to help with the Society for News Design’s annual creative competition, so we asked judging veteran Andrea Zagata to write this guide for first-time facilitators.

Best of News Design 36: Updates to the Call for Entries

Entering the Best of News Design competition? Be sure to catch up on these updates to the Call for Entries.