Deadline Club Annual Awards

The Deadline Club’s Journalism Awards contest is one of the most prestigious in the city. The contest covers work that was published or broadcast in 2017. Entrants must be emp loyees of or freelancers for news organizations with an office within a 50-mile radius of Columbus Circle in New York City. Judges reserve the right […]

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Oct 2017 Covering Hate: When the KKK and Neo-Nazis are the Story

Who would have ever thought that we’d be covering demonstrations with neo-Nazis chanting “blood and soil” in 2017? In the wake of Charlottesville, U.S. journalists are brushing up on their knowledge of such groups. As journalists, how do we ensure even-handed coverage of clashes between white nationalist and antifa groups? And how does our love […]

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March 2017 Public Panel: Outsmarting ‘Fake News’ and ‘Alt-Facts’

Public Panel: Outsmarting ‘Fake News’ and ‘Alt-Facts’ Watch the Video from the March 2 event The new Trump era’s assault on journalists, information gathering and facts poses an unprecedented challenge. With the factual landscape transforming at a dizzying pace, the need to accurately report and share reliable information is more urgent than ever. How can professional […]

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Scholarship Winners from the 2015 Students’ Contest

Forty-five New York area journalism students applied for this year’s Deadline Club scholarships. It was large and impressive field. The selection committee spent countless hours evaluating statements of purpose, work samples and recommendation letters. All four winners, receiving $2,500 each, are graduate students. – Two will receive master’s degrees from Columbia University this month. – […]

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The Annual George Polk Seminar Focuses on Cartoonists (April 9)

The Deadline Club is proud to be one of the participating organizations of the Annual George Polk Seminar. This year, the topic will be “Dangerous Lines: Cartoonists and Other Subversives.” Panelists include Garry Trudeau, the new George Polk Career achievement winner, Jules Feiffer, prize-winning cartoonist, author and playwright, and Django Gold, senior writer for The […]

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2015 Midwinter Mixer Feb. 3 at Sardi’s

You’re Invited! Please join us on February 3 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. for the Deadline Club’s Midwinter Networking Mixer at the venerable Sardi’s Restaurant, made famous by Broadway’s most celebrated luminaries, off Times Square. Its caricature-covered walls may say show biz, but the crowd will be talking news biz on the restaurant’s clubby second […]

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Deadline Club 2014 Awards Winners and Finalists

The Deadline Club has one of the oldest and most respected journalism contests in New York City. Each spring, more than 200 journalists gather at the Waldorf Astoria on Park Avenue to applaud the finalists, who include some of the city’s best journalists working in all types of media – print, television, radio and online. […]

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