NINA is happy to announce the launch of its annual newspaper competition. NINA members will be receiving information posted on our website via mail, as well; however, all the information needed to enter can be found online. Good luck! cheap college papers zp8497586rq
NINA board president Larry Lough attended Deerfield High School's Spring Honors Night on May 22 to present a plaque and check to 2013 NINA High School Journalist of the Year Joshua Rosenblat. In addition to receiving the $1,000 from NINA, Rosenblat received awards from Quill and Scroll Writing Contest – National Winner, Feature Writing; Northern Illinois Scholastic Press [...]
Here, in two MP3 files, is an excerpt from Andy Shaw’s speech at the NINA Fall Conference on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. Shaw heads the Better Government Association.
Here’s the list of winners, announced at the Fall Conference on Thursday, Oct. 18, at NIU-DeKalb. Congrats to all, and special thanks to Maria Krull and Shelley Hendricks at the Northern Star for coordinating this year’s contest.
As required by the NINA constitution, a general membership meeting has been called for Friday, Dec. 7, to vote on proposed changes to the NINA constitution and bylaws. The meeting will be at 10 a.m. at the Northern Star office, Campus Life Building, NIU-DeKalb. Anyone who works at a NINA member publication, or who is [...]
Matt Marton, a photographer for the Southtown Star, has won NINA’s Excellence in Journalism Award and the accompanying $1,000 prize for his work on the series, “Haiti: Two Years Later.” The award was presented Thursday night at NINA’s 50th Anniversary Fall Conference, at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center. The Excellence in Journalism competition invited [...]
DIXON – Shaw Media has purchased Suburban Life publications and affiliated operations from GateHouse Media. The purchase is effective today.
We are looking for interesting photos of newspaper life from the past 50 years, for a presentation during NINA’s Fall Conference on Oct. 18. Does your publication have anything that would make a good addition? If so, pick 1-3 of your best photos and email them, in JPG format, by Oct. 1 Oct. 5 (deadline [...]
NINA’s 50th anniversary celebration features lots of nostalgia, a respected government watchdog and our annual awards presentation – including a special journalism prize worth $1,000 to the winner. The Fall Conference will be held Thursday evening, Oct. 18, at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center in DeKalb. The keynote speaker is Andy Shaw, longtime Chicago [...]
As we draw closer to NINA’s Fall Conference and celebration of its 50th anniversary, work still is being done to keep NINA relevant for another 50 years. You might recall that in this space earlier this year I announced that a task force was going to tackle an examination of our organization. Task force members [...]