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Details About the 2018 Annual Awards Dinner

SCHOLARSHIPS, DINNER, AND AWARDS! The annual, revered awards contest is our signature event. Scholarships are provided by The Deadline Club Foundation that awards up to four $2,500 scholarships — or up to $10,000 — each year. Over 80 judges work through hundreds of pieces and choose winners in our 34 categories. Attend the dinner and […]

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Campaign to increase camera access in NYS courtrooms

On October 3, 2013, The Club co-signed a letter to New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo advocating for increasing camera access to the state’s courtrooms. October 3, 2013 The Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo Governor of New York State NYS State Capitol Building Albany, NY 12224 RE: In Support of Cameras in the Courtroom Dear […]

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Board of Governors (the Voting Board) Officers 2018

President Claire Regan, Wagner College Vice Presidents Janell Crispyn, iHeartMedia (special projects) Colin DeVries, NYU Lutheran (awards dinner) Melissa Heule, freelance (communications) Daniel Roberts, Yahoo Finance (awards contest) Jessica Seigel, New York University (events) Polly Whittell, freelance (membership) Secretary Joanna Hernandez, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism Assistant Secretary Gary Shapiro, Columbia University Treasurer Mike Rizzo, St. John’s University Advisory Council (Past Presidents) […]

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2017 DEADLINE CLUB HALL OF FAME

The Deadline Club inducted five illustrious journalists into the New York Journalism Hall of Fame at Sardi’s Restaurant on Nov. 16. The honorees entertained and enlightened the audience with anecdotes from their remarkable careers during a luncheon ceremony that played to an audience of more than 100 journalists. Watch the 2017 Hall of Fame ceremony […]

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Hall of Fame Honorees’ Biographies

The Deadline Club is pleased to announce the 2017 New York Journalism Hall of Fame. Established in 1975 to celebrate The Club’s golden anniversary, the tradition continues on Nov. 16, when five iconic New York journalists will be inducted during a luncheon ceremony at Sardi’s Restaurant. All of the honorees plan to be on hand […]

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SPJ Supports Freedom of the Press

Click here to see the original post A former soccer coach is acquitted in a murder trial. The prosecutor in the case holds a news conference after the verdict. Three journalists covering the trial are excluded. The dateline for this story isn’t somewhere overseas. It’s unfortunately in our own backyard, in upstate New York. Last […]

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