Six finalists for World’s Best-Designed in Digital

The World’s Best-Designed™ winner will be announced at The Society’s annual workshop in Chicago in April. Here are the six finalists: SND40 | Best of Digital Design Judges’ remarks This year we saw more publications employ audience-first thinking and narrow their coverage and presentation approach to serve the reader/user first. These deep dives on particular topics, […]

Enter the 2019 SND Best of Student Design Competition

Students: share your voice. The Best of Student Design annual competition, hosted by Michigan State University, gives students a chance to have their design work at a campus publication — as well as also projects done for a class, a job or an internship — appraised by top professionals. Last year’s competition attracted nearly 300 […]

Best of Digital Design complete 2018 results

The Society for News Design is proud to announce the results of the 40th edition of its Best of Digital Design competition. The 13 judges from across the United States and around the globe reviewed 1,300 entries during three days of judging at Northwestern University’s Medill News Service campus in Washington, D.C. This is the […]

Best of Digital Design silver and gold medal comments

We’re adding medal winners as they come in throughout the weekend, so check back here for updates. ABOUT THE AWARD CLASSIFICATIONS: Bronze Medal: Work that is truly excellent. These entries should show both technical and aesthetic mastery — employing digital design principles to tell compelling stories. It is appropriate to honor work that pushes the […]

Meet the Best of Digital Design judges

The annual SND Best of Digital Design competition brought 13 professionals to Washington, D.C., to judge the best work of 2018. The judges are broken into four groups — News, Features, Graphics and World’s Best. There is also one conflict judge. Follow along all weekend for more updates on Twitter, #BestofDigitalDesign and at SND.org. Features Libby Bawcombe, NPR Libby works […]

Malofiej is here, dive in!

For seven days each year, Pamplona becomes the world capital of infographics. The 27th Infographic World Summit — March 27-29 — will offer a program for professionals, students and academics. There will be two workshops, one aimed at professionals and another aimed at undergraduate students. As a special event we will have a session on […]

The Het Financieele Dagblad redesign: A special interview with Jacek Utko

Jacek will be the keynote speaker at SND Amsterdam, Nov. 7-9. Register Here for #SNDAMS Visit the #SNDAMS web site Award-winning design consultant Jacek Utko has become synonymous with SND World’s Best Designed Newspaper. Poland’s Puls Biznesu, Estonia’s Aripaev, De Morgen (Belgium), and Het Parool (The Netherlands), all touched by Jacek, all have been named SND […]

SNDF Student Travel Grants | 41st Annual Workshop & Exhibition

To apply, fill out and submit this form by January 15, 2019. The travel grant program is made possible by the donations to the Foundation. Click here to support students pursuing careers in visual journalism. Questions? Please contact: Darren Sanefski Associate Professor of Multimedia University of Mississippi [email protected] Education Director, Society for News Design Loading…

Ball State’s Emily Wright named 2018 SND Foundation Scholarship winner

Emily Wright, a junior at the Ball State University, is this year’s winner of the $2,000 SND Foundation scholarship. Wright, who is planning to graduate in spring, 2020, is the art and creative director of the Ball State Daily News, graphic artist at Cool Cayenne and chapter president for the Society for News Design (SND). […]

SND Amsterdam: ‘I’m inspired by what could be’

Interview by Sara Joosten With the SND Amsterdam coming closer, we wanted you to get to know some of the speakers a little better. We asked them about their career and how they got to the point where they are now without giving too much away about their SND talk. In this interview we speak […]

SND Amsterdam: ‘Only break the rules if you know them by heart’

Interview by Sara Joosten With the SND Amsterdam coming closer, we wanted you to get to know some of the speakers a little better. We asked them about their career and how they got to the point where they are now without giving too much away about their SND talk. The first interview is with […]