ÑH2018 is just a few weeks away — make plans to join us October 25 at the Facultad de Arquitectura Diseño y Urbanismo de la Universidad de Buenos Aires (Argentina). The official site is here. ÑH is a celebration of design from the Iberian Peninsula (Spain + Portugal) and from Central and South America. This […]
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). […]
The Call for Entries booklet for the 40th Edition of the Best of News Design Creative Competition is now available for download as a pdf, along with the Entry Form, the Tally & Payment Form, and the Category Coupons. The editable version of the Entry Form is posted, other editable forms will be coming soon. […]
SND is partnering with Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism. Sessions will be held at the downtown Medill campus and the neighboring Swissotel from April 4-6, 2019.
Los Premios ÑH, organizados por la SND-E y SND SUD, destacan la excelencia en el diseño de noticias de América Latina, España y Portugal. ¡A participar! Ya están disponibles las bases de los Premios ÑH2018. Como cada año, el Capítulo Español y Sudamericano de la Society for News Design convoca los Premios ÑH Lo Mejor […]
The Silent Auction is the most important fund-raiser each year for the SND Foundation. Over the years, scores of young journalists have benefited from the funds raised by this event, including our annual workshop travel grant recipients. You may have hired them … you may BE one of them.
We lost a friend and colleague last week, with the passing of Theo Caviness, the longtime art director at the New York Post and the New York Daily News. Caviness, 42, was a senior digital designer for ESPN in Bristol, Conn. He suffered a heart attack during the commute from Bristol, Conn., to his home […]
The Society for News Design is seeking nominations for the office of Secretary/Treasurer for 2019. This is an open-ballot position: anyone who is nominated, meets the requirements of the position and chooses to run will appear on the ballot.
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 […]
The Society for News Design has awarded three newspapers—The New York Times, Het Parool of The Netherlands, and Die Zeit of Germany—the designation of “World’s Best-Designed Newspaper™” in its 39th annual “Best of News Design™ Creative Competition.” The Times became the first U.S. paper to win the award since it last earned the honor in […]
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
It’s with great pleasure that we introduce the SND Lifetime Achievement Award winners for 2018: Janet Froelich and John Grimwade. Our honorees have had great influence on some of the world’s finest publications.
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 […]
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 […]