Arkansas Press Women

An association of professional communicators

Je Suis Charlie

In an effort to show U.S. solidarity for those journalists killed in the deadly terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo in Paris, media organizations, including NFPW, have joined together, deploring this … Continue reading

January 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

2015 Communications Contest

What were your best pieces of 2014? Start digging them out in anticipation of the 2015 APW Communications contest. More details to come, but keep in mind the Feb. 2 … Continue reading

December 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Going to Greenville – NFPW National Conference just around the corner

South Carolina is hosting the 2014 NFPW conference on Sept. 2-4. If you haven’t registered already, here’s a quick link to our South Carolina affiliate: Media Women of South … Continue reading

August 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fall Conference Set for Oct. 11 in Mountain Home

Arkansas Press Women will gather Oct. 11 on the scenic campus of Arkansas State University-Mountain Home for “Smooth Sailing,” a fall professional development conference. Mary Kellogg-Joslyn, a veteran television producer, … Continue reading

August 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Celebrating Excellence Luncheon – April 26

APW invites celebrates our high school contest winners and college scholarship recipients at this special luncheon featuring IRE Data Editor Denise Malan, who will talk about her experience as a … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Packet party

APW members gathered at the Manees house in North Little Rock on Saturday, Jan. 4, for a packet making party. Some Diet Coke, carrots and a few doughnuts later, and … Continue reading

January 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Summer meeting

It’s not too early to start thinking about our APW summer meeting. The date will be Saturday, June 7. We’re working on a location, so stay close to this blog, … Continue reading

January 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Comms contest UPDATE

We have a set of instructions on how to enter the digital contest. Download the PDF here: How to Enter the 2014 NFPW Contest. Please remember, the deadline is Jan. … Continue reading

January 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

2014 APW Communications Contest

A few more details about the 2014 APW/NFPW Communications contest. Please note that Arkansas is one of the states that will be running an electronic contest. We’re all learning how … Continue reading

December 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

APW to honor Carol Griffee with scholarship in 2014

When Carol Griffee died in 2011, the veteran journalist surprised no one with her desire to avoid the pomp and circumstance of a funeral. But too many people revered the … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · Leave a comment