Remembering Warren Watson, former SND president

From Marty Steffens, professor at the University of Missouri School of Journalism: Former SND President Warren Watson died May 27 at Maine Medical Center in Augusta, where he had been hospitalized since mid-December with complications of diabetes. The longtime journalist and nonprofit executive was 67. Watson was SND president in 2003 and later served as […]

Get pinned: Celebrate SND’s 40th anniversary

SND is going strong heading into its 40th year, having transformed the design conversation in newsrooms over the past generation. To celebrate this occasion, we asked five design luminaries — Deb Withey, Julie Elman, Pablo Bernasconi, Andrea Levy, and Chloe Cushman — to create special pin designs. You can purchase them individually, or buy the whole set

SND election results: Evans, Connor, Morris named officers

One hundred sixty-two members (down from 215 last year) cast votes in this year’s elections for 2018 secretary-treasurer, vice president and president. Write-in votes are allowed and recorded in the results below. The final election results are: Total votes 162, 22.3% of 727 total eligible Secretary/Treasurer Aly Morris 86 Dave Stanton 70 Bonita Burton 1 […]

Best of Digital Design Call for Entries posted

The Call for Entries for the 2017 edition of the SND Best of Digital Design Competition is now open! Entries can be submitted at http://digital.snd.org/ This competition seeks to find the best digital stories and products from the past year. Changes in design and technology are revolutionizing storytelling not just for journalism but across all […]

On equal rights in Charlotte

On Thursday the state of North Carolina reached an “awkward compromise” to repeal House Bill 2, the controversial measure that restricted cities such as Charlotte from enacting anti-discrimination ordinances and required transgender people in public buildings to use the bathroom corresponding with the gender marked on their birth certificate. “In a perfect world, with a […]