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UNITY FELLOW: NLGJA Celebrates 25 Years by ‘Coming Home’

In early September, 12 students settled into their seats at the National Lesbian Gay Journalists Association’s student newsroom at the group’s annual convention in San Francisco.

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UNITY opens registration for Alabama Media Summit

UNITY: Journalists for Diversity has opened registration for an exciting media summit in Tuscaloosa, Alabama at the University of Alabama.

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UNITY FELLOW: Giving VOICES to Student Journalists

The week started off with a bang – literally – as drums and dragons livened the stage at the 2015 Asian American Journalists Association convention in San Francisco.

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UNITY holds successful Detroit regional gathering

Coming off its second successfully regional event this year, UNITY Journalists for Diversity announced Monday more than 150 people attended its two-day gathering Sept. 11-12 in Michigan that featured a town hall meeting on Arab Americans and media summit at Wayne State University

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UNITY to hold University of Alabama media summit

UNITY: Journalists for Diversity has announced it will hold its third regional conference for a gathering on the campus of the University of Alabama on Oct. 16.

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Chicago Tribune’s Holt speaks to Wayne State students

Chicago Tribune Standards Editor and UNITY Board Member Margaret Holt shared her nearly 45 years of media experience on Sept. 11, 2015, with journalism students at Wayne State University in Detroit and told students to take heed about building credibility brand.

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National Native Media Awards - Empower Your Story

Native American Journalists Association Announces 2015 Native Media Award Winners

More than 250 journalists were honored July 11 by the Native American Journalists Association for excellence in reporting by Native and non-Native journalists across the U.S., and Canada.

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Tips for coverage of transgender issues

Words matter when telling a story. NLGJA offers a Stylebook on LGBT Terminology and tip sheets on issues that affect our communities. Check out some of the common terms that might be useful in your coverage of transgender people.