Juicing Up

NSNC 2004-06 President Suzette Martinez Standring addressing the columnists' 2005 conference, in Grapevine, Texas.

Art of Column Writing By Suzette Martinez Standring 2004-06 NSNC president It’s countdown to the conference, and for me the journey comes full circle. It was the year 2000 when I first tiptoed into a ballroom of columnists in Washington,…

No Need to Solicit Scalpers

The Eric Heyl Presidential Library, Pittsburgh, with a view of the South China Sea. Major grant requested from Thompson's Water Seal.

President’s Message By Eric Heyl NSNC President Don’t wait to buy your registration from scalpers. Don’t be that person. We still have some registrations available for the upcoming conference in Washington, but I won’t guarantee we won’t sell out before…

June Sees Pre-Conference Newsletter

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The June 2014 edition of The Columnist was published Monday the 2nd, the first business day of the month. It’s a special issue with details about the June 26-29 conference in Washington, as well as the names of this year’s…

Finalists in 2014 Columnist Contest

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One long wait is over, the judges for the 2014 annual column contest of the National Society of Newspaper Columnists have selected finalists. Each contestant submitted three columns or blog posts that were published in calendar year 2013. The actual…