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 SND Best of Digital Design is a juried competition to recognize journalistic excellence in storytelling, graphics, social media and product design. The goal of the contest is to identify the best of journalism that pushes the boundaries of design and technology. By submitting, you help define the state of the art for our industry […]
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). […]
We’re pleased to introduce you to this year’s candidates for the 2019 SND offices: Cristóbal Edwards and Dave Stanton for secretary-treasurer; Aly Morris for vice president; and Paige Connor for president.
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.
These webinars are now archived and available for viewing, along with five previous webinars created in 2017 on design and infographics.
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 […]
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