Featured Presentation: Facebook Training for Journalists

This year's featured presentation at the Arkansas College Media Association's 2020 Spring Convention focuses on Facebook Training for Journalists. Raymond Ruiz is the founder of EGMN (El Gato Media Network), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides career development services for media students and young professionals. When not training young media professionals, he practices communications and digital …

National Federation of Press Women Contest

The NFPW national conference meets June  18-20, 2020, in Little Rock. Wouldn’t it be great to see Arkansas journalists, both professional and student, on the NFPW contest winner’s list? Please consider entering your own work and that of your staff. https://nfpw.org/professional-contest-2/ Contest entry fees vary by state; go here to learn about fees for Arkansans. See …

SPJ Scholarship

The Society of Professional Journalists — Arkansas Pro Chapter Scholarship/Education Committee asks your help in identifying students from your program for two scholarships. Each of the $1,000 scholarships will go to a student enrolled during the 2020-2021 academic year. It will go to a student who is academically qualified, who needs financial aid, and who shows …

2020 Conference Hotel Registration Available

The ACMA 2020/ASU conference will be held Friday, April 3, 8:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Embassy Suites by Hilton Jonesboro--Red Wolf Convention Center, https://www.hilton.com/en/hotels/jbrjoes-embassy-suites-jonesboro-red-wolf-convention-center/. The hotel is located on the campus of Arkansas State University and has the restaurant Houlihan’s in house.  Guests receive a complimentary breakfast and have access to a complimentary evening …