NLGJA Honors Frank Bruni

frank-bruniNew York Times Columnist Frank Bruni will be honored with NLGJA’s Randy Shilts Award for LGBT Coverage at Dateline:DC on November 17. Bruni joined the New York Times in 1995, and has served in a variety of roles at the publication. In his current position as a columnist, Bruni covers topics including politics, social issues, culture and gay rights, and has been praised for his recent coverage of the 2016 election.

Join NLGJA as we present the award to Bruni.

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Register Today for Dateline:DC


Dateline:DC draws together media industry leaders and some of the most high profile journalists in the nation’s capital. Join us at the Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Signature Store on November 17. Tickets are $35 for members and $50 for non-members, and are available online now.


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Submit a Session Proposal


Have an idea for a session? Are you an expert on a topic you wish to share? Perhaps there’s a topic or issue you want to learn more about. Planning has begun for the NLGJA National Convention. The convention will be held at the Loews Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 7-10, 2017. NLGJA requests session proposals for the development of the educational portion of the conference by close of business on December 16, 2016


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Connect Student Projects


Each year, NLGJA chooses 12 students from across the country to participate in its training project, which provides real-world experience to undergraduate and graduate students who are considering a career in journalism. This year, the 12 Connect students attended NLGJA’s National Convention & LGBT Media Summit in South Beach Miami to learn about local issues and write stories. Read them today on the Connect website.



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NLGJA Announces Philadelphia as 2017 National Convention Location


Join NLGJA September 7-10 for the 2017 National Convention at the Loews Hotel Philadelphia




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NLGJA Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors

PRESS CONTACT: Dillon Lewis or 202-588-9888 Washington, D.C.- NLGJA – The Association of LGBTQ Journalists – is pleased to announce it has unanimously confirmed the 2016-2017 Board of Directors. Jen Christensen of CNN was re-elected...

Thank You from NLGJA

Today is a somber day for our country and NLGJA joins in the reflection on this, the 15th Anniversary of 9/11 as we wrap up our 2016 National Convention & LGBT Media Summit in South Beach. We hope solace comes to those in need and insight and resolve comes to us...