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SND STL Washington Ave & Downtown St. Louis Guide

We’re cranking away on getting the final details of the convention program together and wanted to share this info-rich spread that you might be able to use before arriving in St. Louis. Along with being available here on the website, this will also be printed large and in full-color as the center double truck in [...]

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Two meetups in two cities — all for one great cause

Going to ONA11 in Boston (Sept. 22-24) or SNDSTL in St. Louis (Sept. 29-Oct. 2)? We’ve got a couple of must-go parties for you. Both gatherings raise money for the SND Foundation, which provides training for journalists, student travel grants, internships, university scholarships and more. Sign up today!

In Boston, the SND@ONA Meetup will be on Friday night (Sept. 23) at the Back Bay Social Club from 5-8. If you went last year in D.C., you know this is a great gathering with lots of fun networking and socializing.
In St. Louis, the SND Foundation’s Trivia Night fundraiser on Friday night (Sept. 30) will offer a local and fun way to interact with your design brothers and sisters while showing off your ninja-like knowledge.

SND STL optional Friday night activities: Happy Hour at Flamingo Bowl & SND Foundation Trivia Night

UPDATE 9/11: Use the new SND STL Washington Ave & Downtown Map to plan your adventures! Friday night is pretty wide open for SND STL attendees to do whatever they want — check out the Arch and CityGarden, explore some of the other areas of St. Louis, hit up the casino, explore Washington Ave. more, [...]

"Detroit Hustles Harder" Silent Auction Package (Photo courtesy of Satoshi Toyoshima)

Send your SND Foundation silent auction donations now!

We’re currently collecting items for the SND Foundation silent auction and looking for any support from SND members, their publications and friends to provide donations. All money raised goes to supporting the Foundation’s work helping educate and inspire future generations of visual journalists, from research to travel grants / scholarships. We have a good start but need your [...]

Send your SND Foundation silent auction donations now!

We’re currently collecting items for the SND Foundation silent auction and looking for any support from SND members, their publications and friends to provide donations. All money raised goes to supporting the Foundation’s work helping educate and inspire future generations of visual journalists, from research to travel grants / scholarships. We have a good start but [...]

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IU’s Danielle Rindler named 2011 SND Foundation Scholarship winner

She received the $2,000 award based on her thoughtful answers to two essay questions, the quality of her portfolio, the breadth of her experience, her professor’s recommendation and her strong grade point average.

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SND Foundation awards 10 student travel grants to St. Louis workshop

Ten students from six universities were selected to receive free student registration and $500 toward travel and hotel expenses.

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Raising our glee — and mon-ee — for SNDF

Many people started out the night insisting that they would not sing. By the time things wrapped up, most of them had succumbed to the coaxing of the crowd. As the last seconds of the Super Bowl ticked away, SND Karaoke Night kicked off to raise money for the SND Foundation. We collected $2,344 in donations with about $1,700 more in pledges.

SNDF president Denise Reagan kicks off the student symposium at Syracuse University's Newhouse School

Live from Syracuse… the SND Student Symposium

Don’t miss the live blogging and streaming video of three three sessions by Steve Cavendish, Tim Parks, Denise M. Reagan and Andrea Zagata.

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Bidding wars erupt at SNDF silent auction

Each year, people line up out the doors to outbid each other on a host of donated items at the SND Foundation’s silent auction. Freelance illustrations, books of inspiration, original prints, a little bit of rock and roll and a lot of Chilean alpacas.

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Northwestern’s Sisi Wei named SND Foundation Scholarship winner

A panel of seven SND leaders selected Wei for the $2,000 award based on her thoughtful answers to two essay questions, the quality of her portfolio, her professor’s recommendation and her strong grade point average.

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Support SND Foundation programs by purchasing a unique calendar

You can buy a day of the year to display your event, and you can pre-order your calendar today!

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Attention students: Apply for travel grant or scholarship from SND Foundation

Each travel grant pays $720 toward attending the Annual Workshop in Denver. Travel grant applications are due May 29. The SNDF Scholarship is $2,000. Scholarship applications are due June 12.

Tell us how SNDF has helped you

We’re looking for people who have been the lucky recipients of help from the SND Foundation.