Front Page Awards for 2013
Honoring the “best of the best” in writing, commentary,
photography, graphics and union-campaign work created by workers in WBNG-covered
units in calendar year 2013, the Front Page Awards will be selected from entries
submitted to the Guild office by Monday, March 31.
Full story — 2014 FPA Entry Form
Guild-Based Freelancer Network
The Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild has established a network that provides professional, financial, and peer support to media workers, freelance writers, bloggers, authors, photographers, and multimedia specialists. The new freelancers organization was launched in late 2013.
National Labor College to Close
The board of the National Labor College on Nov. 12 voted to shut down the school, which has been on the Silver Spring campus of the George
Meany Center for Labor Studies since 1971. Initially partnered with Antioch University, it became a full-fledged college in 1997. About a dozen workers at NLC are covered by a Washington-Baltimore Newspaper Guild contract. Full story
Guild Members Ratify Post Pact
WBNG members at the Washington Post on Nov. 7 voted overwhelmingly to approve a new collective bargaining agreement. The one-year contract took effect immediately after the vote.
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