JAWS 25th Anniversary

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JAWS 25th Anniversary in Snowbird, Utah.

JAWS celebrated our 25th Anniversary with a great conference Oct. 2-4 at Snowbird, Utah, just outside Salt Lake City. Check out the conference blog.

25th Anniversary Camp Roundup

From Mexico, the Philippines, sub-Saharan Africa and all corners of the United States, 135 women trekked to Utah’s Wasatch Mountains and the Snowbird Ski Resort for the JAWS 25th Anniversary Camp. By the weekend’s end, some attendees were nearly stranded in the snow, and the altitude—more than 8,000 feet—defeated a few. Yet most drove back down the mountain replete with what Camp has reliably provided for a quarter-century—relaxation, rejuvenation and inspiration for various media pursuits.

At panel sessions and workshops, we heard about women’s experiences reporting from danger zones, took in advice from veterans about how to get published, honed our multimedia skills and discussed how to use our journalistic talents in new ways. You’ll find stories, written by our talented fellows, about these sessions and our speakers elsewhere in the newsletter (PDF coming to the members’ section soon). Read more…