Sunshine Week is March 15-21, 2015

NFPW encourages its members to participate in Sunshine Week┬á Sunshine Week was launched in 2005. It’s an annual initiative to promote open government and push back against excessive official secrecy. We encourage our memebrs to start thinking about what they can do. During the week, journalists are encouraged to do their part to highlight the […]

Thetus Smith Presented 2014 Spark Plug Award

At the Jan. 2015 lunch meeting, Diane Walters, immediate past-president of APC, presented Thetus Smith with the 2014 Spark Plug Award. Thetus has been maintaining APC’s mailing lists and compiling and sending the Email Express for many years. She learned and converted to a new database manager last year. Thetus takes reservations for the APC […]

UAA Campus Bookstore events for February 2015

Complete February Calendar January 28, 2015 5:00pm-7:00pm Dr. Lyn Freeman and Dr. Rebecca White present “Pain & Neuroplasticity.” Monday, February 2 7:30pm-9:30pm at UAA Recital Hall ARTS 150 Classical Pianist Edvinas Minkstimas: Lithuanian Legacies Edvinas Minkstimas performs “Songs of the Vilnius Ghetto” and compositions by Mikalojus Konstantinas ─îiurlionis (1875-1911), Anatolijus Senderovas (b. 1945, Lithuanian Jewish […]

The 2015 Communications Contest is Open

APC is now accepting entries for the 2015 Alaska Professional Communicators’ Communications Contest electronically through the NFPW website. Once you are on the contest Welcome (login) page, click the white REGISTER link in the upper left corner of the contest site, you will get an entrant form that prompts entrants to select “member” or “non-member” […]

Sun., Oct. 16, 2011–50th Anniversary Celebration with NFPW President Lori Potter

50th Anniversary Celebration Sunday, Oct. 16, 2-4 p.m. in the Ann Stevens Room of the Z.J. Loussac Public Library 3600 Denali St., Anchorage Featured guest National Federation of Press Women President, Lori Potter of Kearney, Nebraska. She is an agricultural reporter for the Kearney Hub, a daily newspaper founded in 1888 that covers south-central Nebraska. […]