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2014-03-11 20:21:27

PITTSBURGH, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Point Park University News Service and The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania invite members and guests to a free program on Thursday, March 27, featuring Pulitzer Prize winning Philadelphia Daily News reporters Wendy Ruderman and Barbara Laker, authors of "Busted: A Tale of Corruption and Betrayal in the City of Brotherly Love." They will offer an account of the largest case of police corruption in Philadelphia's history. It...

2013-09-27 08:24:51

Manny Garcia chosen to lead multi-platform approach CINCINNATI, Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The E. W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has named Manny Garcia, executive editor and general manager of el Nuevo Herald, the Spanish-language daily in Miami, Fla., as editor of the Naples Daily News, effective Oct. 21. Under Garcia's leadership, el Nuevo Herald has grown into a multi-platform news operation that includes online, print, television and radio partnerships and special...

2013-07-11 16:23:32

CHICAGO, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Edward Albee, three-time Pulitzer Prize and two-time Tony Award-winning playwright, will be recognized with the 2013 Chicago Tribune Literary Prize for lifetime achievement. The prize will be awarded on November 3 as part of a day of literary events co-presented by the Chicago Tribune's Printers Row program and the 24(th) annual Chicago Humanities Festival. Albee is best known for such acclaimed works as "The Zoo Story," "The Sandlot" and...

2013-06-19 23:15:28

The talented editorial cartoonist will be distributed for newspaper/online publication and included on GoComics.com. Kansas City, Mo. (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Universal Uclick, home to many of the world´s most notable cartoonists and columnists, is proud to announce an exclusive syndication agreement with Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Matt Davies. Davies is the eighth creator currently represented by Universal Uclick who has won a Pulitzer Prize. Known for his unapologetic...

2013-06-04 12:24:53

Pulitzer-nominated film critic Matt Zoller Seitz to curate content for site; Advisory Board includes Groupon co-founder CHICAGO, June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ebert Digital, owner of the redesigned, highly interactive RogerEbert.com portal for film reviews and movie news, has selected Matt Zoller Seitz, a Pulitzer-nominated film and television critic, as the new editor-in-chief. The site also has a three-member Advisory Board that will include Brad Keywell, co-founder of Groupon and...

2013-04-26 12:25:57

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of the world's most accomplished leaders from academia, business, public affairs, the humanities, and the arts have been elected members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Among those elected this year is Glenn H. Hutchins, Co-Founder of Silver Lake. The list of the new members is located at https://www.amacad.org/members.aspx. One of the nation's most prestigious honorary societies, the Academy is also a leading...

2013-04-03 12:26:43

Also Launches Exclusive Series of Issues-Discussion Town Halls Throughout New Hampshire Follows 2012 Efforts Resulting in 250 Hours of Political Coverage, an iTunes Store-Topping Election App and a 7(th) Consecutive Cronkite Award NEW YORK, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hearst Television Inc., parent of one of the country's largest television station groups and a Peabody- and Cronkite-award-winning leader in television and digital political journalism, today announced it...

2013-02-05 20:20:43

DALLAS, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dallas Morning News and the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin announced today a new collaborative initiative to educate and promote the next generation of journalists. The program creates two fulltime fellowship positions for recent UT graduates to work at The Dallas Morning News' bureaus in Washington, D.C. and Austin. The reporters will work under the supervision of Washington bureau chief Todd Gillman and Austin bureau...

2012-11-26 12:26:21

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Endowment for Democracy's International Forum for Democratic Studies is pleased to announce that it will host a talk by Pulitzer Prize winning author Anne Applebaum, who will speak on her new book Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945-56. The event will take place from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at the NED at 1025 F Street, NW, Suite 800, in Washington, DC. Following Applebaum's remarks, there will be a question and...

2012-11-06 16:26:06

MIAMI, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Thomas University's School of Law will host a conference by Pulitzer Prize winner Sonia Nazario at the Moot Court Room at noon on November 8, 2012. STU's Immigration Clinic collaborated with Ms. Nazario in a recent case, inspiring her to generously offer this speaking appearance at the University. Her presentation will focus upon her reporting on the plight and migration sagas of the economic orphans of Central America, children left behind...