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Dorothy Stuck: A 100-Year Beautiful Life

Dorothy Stuck: A 100-Year Beautiful Life

Dorothy Stuck, a charter member of Arkansas Press Women, passed away this week at age 100. From her life-long friend Nan Snow: It is with heavy heart that I pass the word on to you of the death of Dorothy Stuck on Thursday, July 1, 2021. Dorothy Suffered a fall in...

Michelle Duster: A Descendant Goes To Work And Reclaims History Through Her Writing

Michelle Duster: A Descendant Goes To Work And Reclaims History Through Her Writing

Michelle Duster heard her great-grandmother’s name a lot when she was growing up on the South Side of Chicago. But when people referred to “Ida B. Wells,” they weren’t talking about a person. They weren’t referring to someone born into slavery in Holly Springs, Mississippi, in 1862, who became one of the most famous and influential American women of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, they were talking about the massive housing project that was named for her.

APW names winners of 2021 Communications Contest

APW names winners of 2021 Communications Contest

Arkansas journalists and communicators took home numerous Arkansas Press Women awards at the association’s annual awards event May 8, 2021. Tammy Keith was named as Communicator of Achievement.

APW Awards Presentation Set for May 8 in Little Rock

APW Awards Presentation Set for May 8 in Little Rock

Join us for a small in-person gathering on May 8 in Little Rock to celebrate winners of this year's Arkansas Press Women Communications Competition. We are excited for this opportunity to see our friends in person and will be requiring face masks to be worn to...

2021 NFPW Conference Moves Online

2021 NFPW Conference Moves Online

The 2021 National Federation of Press Women conference may have moved online but Arkansas Press Women members are still excited to host the virtual conference June 10-12, 2021 after many months of planning. We invite you to join us in learning about Arkansas and...

APW Invites Future Journalists To Apply For Scholarship

APW Invites Future Journalists To Apply For Scholarship

Maudine Sanders continues to give back to Arkansas journalists a decade after her death through the annual Arkansas Press Women scholarship. APW is now accepting applications for its 2021 scholarship open to students majoring in journalism or communications at an...

February Webinar Focuses On Field Reporting

February Webinar Focuses On Field Reporting

RSVP now for Arkansas Press Women's first webinar of the year. Bill Allen, an Assistant Professor Emeritus of Science Journalism at the University of Missouri-Columbia, will join us at 12 p.m., Feb. 19, to talk about field reporting.  This webinar will NOT...

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