Club of Ottawa
Directors: June Coxon, Iris ten Holder, Janet
Webb, Helen Bednarek Van Eyk
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at the Lord Elgin Hotel and silent
February 3. 2018
at Algonquin College
17 April 2018
Ottawa City Hall
22 May 2018
at Ottawa City Hall
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In the News - Jan-Apr
the News - Apr-Dec
A R C H I V E S
held in previous years:
highlighted links below will show a list of
speakers for the year
to be updated as soon as possible.
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is awarded yearly in November to students at
Recipients for 2017 were Rebecca Atkinson of Algonquin College and Gabrielle Van Looyen of Carleton University
The Melba Lent Woelflé Award
is awarded yearly in June to a journalism student with excellent
Recipient for 2017 was Michael Clarke.
Please note that there will be no meeting in January
Saturday, February 3, 2018
Workshop at Algonquin College
Woodroffe Campus, Building N, Room N205
10 a.m. to 11.30 a.m.
How to Make a
Print and Online Newspaper - Without Breaking the Bank
10:00 a.m. - Welcome
10:15 - Margaret Graham Award Presentation to Carleton journalism student
10:30 - introduction of panelists
11:40 - presentations
11:00 - Coffee break
11:15 - Audience Questions & discussions
Theresa Fritz. Metroland Media’s Managing Editor until January 2018.
Glen Gower, a communications and marketing consultant with experience in digital (web, social media, video) and live events.
Glen Gower, a communications and marketing professional,
owner/editor of StittsvilleCentral.ca, an independent news and
information source for the Stittsville area launched in 2014.
Anita Murray, a career journalist with more than 25 years as an editor and writer at the Ottawa Citizen.
Patrick Langston. a freelance writer at the Ottawa Citizen for 17 years.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Margaret Graham Awards Presentation
Rebecca Atkinson from Algonquin College
Guest Speaker was
who discussed his latest book
Tuesday October 24, 2017
The Health of Ethnic Media
- Czeslaw Piasta, editor, online newspaper Komunikaty Ottawskie
- Myka Burk, host/producer award-winning/Peabody nominated German show on CHIN radio, and feature writer, Ottawa Life magazine
- Jagjeet Sharma, co-host of Asian Sounds, CKCU radio; and
- Waclaw Kujbida, producer of the Rogers television program, Polish Review.
On Tuesday September 19, 2017
Tejeshwar "TJ" Sharma, Senior Advisor at Indigenous and Northern Affairs (INAC) Discussed Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP) and Right to Know Week.