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Contract: Video Production

March 26, 2022 Matt Kiefer 0

The Chicago Headline Club is seeking a producer to help process videos from FOIA Fest 2022. The work requires producing ~30 session videos, which involves: making one cut adding pre-written metadata, including title and description uploading video to YouTube or similar service Work is estimated to take no more than […]

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FOIA Fest returns for 10th annual conference

January 28, 2022 Matt Kiefer 0

FOIA Fest is back and bigger than ever. The Chicago Headline Club will host its 10th annual conference devoted to public records-driven journalism, taking place virtually Feb. 24-26. Tickets sales closed Thursday, Feb. 24 at noon CT. Sessions will be recorded for registered attendees and will be available for replay […]

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FOIA Fest Code of Conduct

February 24, 2022 Matt Kiefer 0

FOIA FEST EVENT SAFETY CONTACT: If you would like to make any reports, please email The Chicago Headline Club is committed to providing a welcoming and harassment-free environment for participants of all races, gender and trans statuses, sexual orientations, physical abilities, physical appearances, and beliefs. We’ve adopted this code […]

Finalists for the 2018 Peter Lisagor Awards — buy tickets now

March 28, 2019 Matt Kiefer 0

Here are the finalists for the 2018 Peter Lisagor Awards for Exemplary Journalism.  Winners will be announced May 10, 2019 at the Union League Club of Chicago. Tickets for the ceremony are now available on Eventbrite. Questions? Email Congratulations to the finalists!   WATCHDOG AWARD “Betrayed,” Chicago Tribune, Staff      “Recycling in […]