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Save the Date: APW Awards Luncheon

Save the Date: APW Awards Luncheon

While all eyes may be on June's national conference being hosted in Arkansas, we have to remember to take a moment to celebrate the great work of Arkansas communicators. Add April 25 to your calendars. That's when Arkansas Press Women will host its awards luncheon to...

Elizabeth Eckford to Speak at NFPW 2020

Elizabeth Eckford to Speak at NFPW 2020

Photo by Nelson ChenaultCourtesy of the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public ServiceElizabeth Eckford during a presentation for the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Speaker Series on January 29, 2020.  At the 2020 NFPW Conference...

Start Planning Your 2020 Travels to Arkansas

Start Planning Your 2020 Travels to Arkansas

Now that summer 2019 is over, it’s time to plan next year’s summer vacation. Here’s a great idea: Plan your travel around the NFPW Conference in Arkansas, June 18-20, 2020. You can take advantage of the pre- and post-conference excursions that APW is planning (which...

APW Selects Officers for 2019-2021

APW Selects Officers for 2019-2021

Kristin Netterstrom Higgins of Bryant has been named president of Arkansas Press Women for a second term. APW was established in 1949 to give women a voice in journalism during a time when many women published family-owned newspapers but were unable to compete in...

2020 APW Communications Contest Accepting Entries Now

2020 APW Communications Contest Accepting Entries Now

Arkansas communicators can enter a diverse variety of work in the 2020 APW Contest. Work completed between Jan.1 and Dec. 31, 2019, is eligible. Winning first place in the APW contest makes you eligible to compete nationally. National winners will be recognized during...

UCA’s Lauren McLemore Receives APW Scholarship

UCA’s Lauren McLemore Receives APW Scholarship

Lauren McLemore, a junior at the University of Central Arkansas, is Arkansas Press Women’s 2019 college scholarship recipient. McLemore, who is from North Little Rock, studies journalism at the university in Conway. She is the assistant news editor at The Echo, the...

APW Honors Communicators at 2019 Awards Luncheon

APW Honors Communicators at 2019 Awards Luncheon

Springdale, Arkansas (May 4, 2019) – Arkansas Press Women recognized the winners of its professional communications contest during its annual awards luncheon on May 4.  Tammy Keith, senior writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, received the Sweepstakes Award...

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