Charles Apple inspires at SND St. Louis with “asdf sdkjafs headline goes here lsjjkadf sdf”

We’re excited to announce Charles Apple, *the* nexus of the universe for what’s going on in print design, journalism and the dearth of copy editors in modern media, will be joining us at SND STL. Btw, yes, the headline is a joke. Uh, so is any other grammar and spelling errors I make. ;D In all seriousness, he’ll be presenting an […]

Regina McCombs & Roger Fidler present a round up and new release of mobile & tablet research

Our next session, and first announcement from the RJI Digital Publishing Alliance partnership, will offer a plethora of data and research about mobile and tablet usage with two experts in the field. It’ll be the first session of the day-long mobile and tablet track, so make sure you grab a nutritious breakfast because we’re kickin’ […]

GOOD’s Alissa Walker discusses “City-Making: Journalism & Civic Engagement” at SND STL

Our next dynamic speaker, Alissa Walker, is a St. Louis native, USC Annenberg Getty Arts Journalism Fellow and writer for GOOD magazine. She’s going to discuss some of the interesting journalism projects she’s working on with GOOD LA: City-Making: Journalism and Civic Engagement As cities increase their focus on improving the urban environment, how can […]

SND STL offers Data Visualization Graphics Workshop in partnership with IRE

We’re busting-at-the-seams excited to announce our next partnership and pre-conference workshop, a Data Visualization Graphics Workshop with the Investigative Reporters & Editors. The day-long workshop will take place on Thursday, Sept. 29th, before the SND STL conference begins. You can register for the Graphics workshop on the same page that you can register for the conference, […]

Free SND STL Student Workshop focuses on “The 21st Century Visual Journalist: What You Need to Succeed”

We’re excited to offer a full day of free student training before the conference on Thursday, Sept. 29, thanks largely to the help of Jennifer George-Palilonis and our awesome team of panelists. There’s no fee for the workshop and no registration needed, just come join the party! Student Workshop Schedule: 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.  – Panel […]

Bonita Burton & The Intern’s from SND Orlando competition return to discuss “Where the Jobs Are” at SND STL

Our next panel will offer a real-world perspective for both students and professionals on where our future careers are headed with a special group of SND alumni, the original class from SND Orlando’s “The Intern” competition! If you’d like to refresh your memory of the original ‘Intern’ class, check out the epic video of their experience. […]

Michigan State University’s Karl Gude returns to SND STL for more free and fabulous visualization tools

You all spoke in the SND conference surveys, and we listened. We’re pleased to welcome Karl Gude back for an update to his popular and practical session: Free (and fabulous) visualization software online If you missed Karl in Denver, we’ve brought him back to expand on his ever-growing list of free online software for generating […]

Miranda Mulligan & Mat ‘Wilto’ Marquis discuss responsive web design at SND St. Louis

Our next session features some ground-breaking digital ‘design-velopment’ work that is changing how organizations publish content on the web, tablets and mobile devices. The Boston Globe’s Miranda Mulligan and Mat ‘Wilto’ Marquis from Filament Group Inc., will present what they’ve learned in their recent project working on building a “responsive” website. Designing a responsive news website […]

Joe Grimm will teach how to build your digital brand at SND STL

Educator, recruiter and journalist-extraordinaire Joe Grimm will bring us our next session for SND STL focused on practical career advice on how to build a brand that is well known. Building Your Digital Brand Is it who you know or who knows you? This and other branding questions will be answered in this session, which is part […]

Take a practical look at the potential & pitfalls of working abroad with Bill Gaspard at SND STL

Our next speaker for SND STL, Bill Gaspard, will offer an interesting, international perspective and practical career advice on how to finding design work abroad in his session titled,  “No Longer a Tourist.” Session Description: In the last SND annual competition, one thing some of the big winners — from World’s Best “i” in Portugal […]

National Press Photographers Association “Business Blitz” pre-conference workshop comes to SND STL

We’re excited to announce our partnership with the National Press Photographers Association for a pre-SND STL conference workshop on freelance business skills on Thursday, Sept. 29! Pricing will be $10 for NPPA and SND members, $20 for non-members. Speakers are TBA, so stay tuned for more details. Here’s more info from the NPPA’s official announcement: […]

SND Gold Medal winner Qingjun Zhang will discuss his Golden Tiger at SND STL

We’re excited to announce our next speaker for SND STL, winner of a rare SND Gold Medal for his design work on the Chinese Tiger calendar package, Qingjun Zhang! He will be discussing, “The state and the trend of Chinese ‘serious’ Newspapers and the Golden Tiger” including his Gold Medal project (photos above, courtesy of […]