FOIAfest March 14 — RSVP now

The Chicago Headline Club is hosting “FOIAfest 2015” from 8:30 to 4 on Saturday, March 14 at LoyolaUniversity’s School of Communications, 51 E. Pearson St., Chicago. In addition to sessions led by leading Chicago-area journalists, there will be special presentations by Bruce Brown, executive director of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, and […]

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Race, ethics and politics in Chicago media: Join us for a panel discussion Feb. 2

The Chicago Headline Club and Positive Vision Communications are co-sponsoring a panel discussion on race and ethics in Chicago politics on Monday, Feb. 2, from 6-8 p.m. at Columbia College, 33 E. Congress, room 218. The panel will discuss such questions as “Do misperceptions and assumptions about race distort media coverage of public officials, political […]

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Call for Lisagor entries — New Jan. 12 deadline

It’s time to submit your entries for the 38th Annual Peter Lisagor Awards for Exemplary Journalism. Entries are due by Jan. 12. Finalists will be named in mid-March, and winners will be announced May 8 at the Union League Club of Chicago. Enter here: http://betternewspapercontest.com/open_contestants/login Category information can be found in our Lisagor2014 brochure. The Peter Lisagor Awards […]

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