Mark your calendars for AWSM’s upcoming regional events!
Phoenix area: On Sunday, Oct. 25 – members are invited to tour ESPN’s Monday Night Football compound at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. The Cardinals host the Ravens the following day. Advance signup will be required as space is limited. Additional details to come.
New York/New Jersey area: On Monday, Nov. 9 – members are invited to a daylong workshop being held in conjunction with the Associated Press Sports Editors (APSE) at the Yogi Berra Museum on Montclair State’s campus, outside Newark, N.J. The event opens with breakfast at 9 a.m. with sessions to follow.
The agenda tentatively includes panels on excelling as a five-tool journalist, athletes turned broadcasters, female journalists and the abuse they encounter on social media and data journalism best practices. The sessions are set to conclude at 4 p.m., at which time APSE will hold a business meeting while AWSM holds a separate one-hour event for members. Additional details to come.
If you are interested in attending, email Lydia Craver at email@example.com by Friday, Oct. 30.