Along with marching on its stomach, any successful army or endeavor relies upon its volunteers. The same is true of ASJA, “especially during the Conference,” observes 2017 volunteer coordinator Emily Paulsen. More»

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ASJA’s Value Proposition: We Excel at Original Reporting

Headshot: Susan ShaferSherry Paprocki

There’s a phrase that pops out from many of the help wanted ads I see for writers. “Original reporting required,” they say. Sometimes, there’s a comment from someone who responds: “What is original reporting?” More »

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