The NAJA 2015 National Native Media Conference will be held Jul 9-11 in Washington, DC. Expect networking, professional development opportunities and recognition of the best coverage of Indigenous issues at the National Native Media Awards banquet.
The annual Mayborn Conference, in Grapevine, Tx, gathers some of the most talented storytellers in the country to share their stories, life-changing experiences and expertise with aspiring writers through three days of lectures, panels, one-on-one sessions, and student classes. Includes a variety of writing contests with cash prizes.
The Centers for Disease Control's Public Health Grand Rounds offers an encore presentation of this event, online July 21, 2015 from 1-2pm EDT. This session will explore the wide-ranging health impact of our changing climate and discuss some of the strategies, programs and partnerships currently being used to confront the challenges associated with global climate change.
The NABJ will gather Aug 5-9, 2015 in Minneapolis for the 40th Annual Convention. Thousands of journalists, media executives, public relations professionals, and students are expected to attend to network, participate in professional development sessions and celebrate excellence in journalism.
The three-day convention in San Francisco includes plenary sessions, panel workshops, seminars, and other activities with interactive discussions about industry and community issues, as well as a career fair.