SEJournal Spring 2011, Vol. 21 No. 1

April 15, 2011

SEJournal
Spring 2011, Vol. 21 No. 1
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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Features

Remembering Bill: Statistician and Thinker Showed That Finding Key Bad Actor Would Produce Greatest Results
By ROGER WITHERSPOON

SEJ's Fund for Environmental Journalism Grows
By MICHAEL MANSUR

Environmental Stories Reap Major National Prizes

Inside Story: Move from Daily Newspaper Job Rewards Science Writer and Book Author
By BILL DAWSON

Environment, Staple of Documentaries, Inches into Dramas at Sundance Film Festival
By JoANN M. VALENTI

Columns

President's Report: SEJ Promotes Science-Journalism Connection, Alters Funding Policy To Build More Stable Organization
By CAROLYN WHETZEL

E-Reporting Biz: For Climate Change Reporters, Here’s an Essential Reading List
By BUD WARD

Reporter's Toolbox: So Little Time, So Stop Procrastinating! Here Are Some Helpful Tips To Better Manage Your Time and Energy.
By NAOMI LUBICK

The Beat: Northwestern University Students Produce Impressive Series on Climate Change Threats to National Security
By BILL DAWSON

SEJ News:
SEJ Launches New Online Freelance Directory To Connect Writers and Editors
By SHARON OOSTHOEK
Stoking the EJ Conversation: SEJ Looks at Social Media Upgrades and Wants Members’ Input
By PETER FAIRLEY
SEJ Supporters Give To Commemorate SEJ’s 20th Anniversary
By BETH PARKE

Media on the Move: SEJ Members Show It Pays To “Go for It”
By JUDY FAHYS

Book Shelf Book Reviews

Blowout in the Gulf: The BP Oil Spill Disaster and the Future of Energy in America
By William R. Freudenburg and Robert Gramling
MIT Press, 2010, $18.95
Reviewed by JENNIFER WEEKS

The Lizard King: The True Crimes and Passions of the World’s Greatest Reptile Smugglers
By Bryan Christy
Twelve, Hatchette Book Group, New York, 2008
Paperback edition $13.99
Reviewed by CHRISTINE HEINRICHS

Escape From the Ivory Tower: A Guide to Making Your Science Matter
By Nancy Baron
Island Press, 2010, $27.50
Reviewed by SUSAN MORAN