News Archive

The NSC Board to announce the Michel du Cille Memorial Scholarship Fund
03/02/2015 // NPPA’s Northern Short Course is establishing a scholarship fund to commemorate the life of photojournalist Michel du Cille. The Jamaican-born American photojournalist and winner of three Pulitzer Prizes during his career at The Miami Herald and The...
NSC 2015 Contest Photographer of the Year
01/09/2015 // Patrick Smith, of Getty Images has been named the Northern Short Course Photographer of the Year. Mary Calvert, freelance, POY runner-up and Jahi Chikwendiu of The Washington Post placed third. Judging took place at the CUNY Graduate School of...
Northern Short Course: Still Curious, After All These Years
03/15/2014 // By Mark E. JohnsonWarwick, RI (March 14, 2014) – When the weather forecasts started slipping out, the back channel chatter started: winter weather for the first day of the 2014 NPPA Northern Short Course, rain and ice and snow. Bad...
2014 Wednesday Night Welcome Ice Cream Bar and presentation
03/06/2014 // Join the NSC staff and volunteers Wednesday March 11th at 8pm for a complimentary Ice Cream Sundae bar while viewing the images from the Countdown to the Northern Shot Course Instagram contest, followed by a special preentation by Jamie Rose, "...
Announcing the 2014 Countdown to the Northern Short Course Instagram Contest
02/26/2014 // Beginning March 7, 2014 enter the 2014 NSC Instagram Contest for a chance to win a three-day pass to the 2015 NSC in Fairfax, VA. To enter, all you have to do is:1) Follow ‘northernshortcourse’ on Instagram and make sure your account is not set to...
NSC Faculty member Barbara Davidson named POYi Newspaper Photographer of the Year
02/12/2014 // COLUMBIA, MO (February 11, 2014) – Barbara Davidson, a staff photojournalist for the Los Angeles Times, achieved premier honors as the 2013 Newspaper Photographer of the Year in the 71st annual Pictures of the Year International (POYi) competition....