Journalism & Media

January 31, 2024

DEADLINE: OWAA Writing Contests

The Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA) recognizes talented and dedicated outdoor communicators of all ages through annual contests and awards. OWAA membership required. Excellence in Craft (earlybird Jan 15, 2024) and Youth deadlines: Jan 31, 2024.

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November 27, 2023

DEADLINE: Kiplinger Program in Public Affairs Journalism

The Kiplinger Fellowship, located within the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism and Scripps College of Communication at Ohio University, is open for applications for this year's topic-specific training – Immigration and Migration, taking place April 14-20, 2024. Apply by Nov 27.

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Oregon Court Rules That Not All Bloggers Are Journalists

The Portland judge ruled that blogger Crystal Cox, who published allegations against businessman Kevin Padrick and was subsequently sued by Padrick for defamation, was not a journalist as she lacked any conventional journalistic credentials or affiliations, and therefore was not entitled to the protections of the state's shield law.

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June 23, 2024 to June 26, 2024

East-West Center International Media Conference

Several hundred journalists from Asia, the Pacific and the United States will gather in Manila for the East-West Center's conference, which is held every two years.

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May 23, 2023

DEADLINE: Korea-U.S. Journalists Exchange

The East-West Center’s 2023 Exchange takes place Sep 12-22 with the theme “US-South Korea: New Closeness, New Strains, New Global Tensions.” Open to US and Korean print, broadcast, and online journalists with a minimum of five years of experience. Apply by May 23.

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"Opinion: News Stories Miss Important Points of Breast Cancer Report"

"Some media reported that a new analysis of environmental links to breast cancer tells women to stop worrying about consumer products. But these stories ignore the report’s explanation that definitive evidence is not attainable and lack of human evidence of harm doesn’t mean something is safe.The real news is that for the first time, an authoritative medical group stated that scientific evidence plausibly links pollutants and industrial chemicals with biological activity that suggests breast cancer risk."

Source: EHN, 12/13/2011

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