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Mark Your Calendars for NPPA's 2016 Training Programs
10/29/2015 //  2016 is fast approaching, don't forget to mark your calendars for NPPA's full slate of educational events. Learn from and network with some of the best in visual journalism! Visit our training page for more details.
Discount on NPPA Student Membership Available Through November
10/29/2015 // Start developing your professional connections now by gaining the advantages of NPPA student membership. And, save money when you do so now! Join by November 30, 2015 and save 23%. Click here  to access a membership application.  
NPPA Job Bank Offers Wide Range of Positions Nationwide
10/28/2015 // Nearly four dozen opportunities in the visual journalism profession currently are posted on NPPA's members-only Job Bank. These job opportunities are located all across the U.S. and in different sized markets - large, medium and smaller. In addition...
NPPA Advocacy Updates
10/22/2015 // Mickey H. Osterreicher, the NPPA's general counsel, moderated an association-sponsored panel “The Right to Photograph and Record: On the Ground and in the Air" at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on October 20 as part of Free Speech Week.An...
Matt Black Awarded W. Eugene Smith Grant In Humanistic Photography
10/14/2015 // NEW YORK, NY (October 14, 2015) – Documentary photojournalist Matt Black tonight was named the recipient of the 2015 W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography during a ceremony at The School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.Also announced tonight,...
NPPA Protecting First Amendment Rights Across the Country
10/08/2015 // NPPA has been busy this month protecting its members’ First Amendment Rights.- NPPA joined a lawsuit to overturn data censorship laws in Wyoming. Read the full news story here. - NPPA general counsel Mickey Osterreicher wrote a letter, co-signed by...
NPPA Realigns Membership Regions; Board, Regional Elections Now Underway
10/08/2015 // The NPPA Board of Directors voted last week to change the membership regions to make them more evenly balanced and useful to members on the grassroots level.The number of regions has been reduced, from the previous 11 to a revised nine, and they now...
Right To Photograph And Record: Panel Discussion At National Press Club
10/06/2015 // ATHENS, GA (October 6, 2015) – Ever since 9/11 there has been a heightened awareness of anyone taking pictures or recording events in public. This issue has only been exacerbated by the widespread proliferation of cellphone cameras and the ability...
NPPA Secretary Reports On Board's Summer Meeting Accomplishments
10/05/2015 // By Michael P. KingATHENS, GA (October 5, 2015) – It was brought to our attention that we failed to provide a report following the summer meeting of the Board of Directors, which occurred by Internet video conference on Saturday, July 11, 2015.Three...
Nominations Open For NPPA Officers In All Regions, Two Board Seats
10/05/2015 //  ATHENS, GA (October 5, 2015) – The National Press Photographers Association is now accepting nominations for candidates for its board of directors and Regional Chairs through October 15, 2015, NPPA national secretary Michael P. King announced today...

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