Weekly editors conference set


The International Society of Weekly News­paper Editors will host its 2015 conference in Missouri.

The conference will be June 24-28 at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute, part of the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia.

The registration dead­line is May 13. Non-members are welcome.

Thursday features visits to the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum and the National World War I Museum.

Friday is a full day of journalism past, present and future.

Presenters include Mark Horvit, executive director of Investigative Reporters & Editors; the staff of the St. Louis American on “Ferguson – How an African-American weekly covered an international story in its backyard;” Dr. Clyde Bentley on “Where are we going to get our editorial writers of the future?” and others.

For registration details, hotel information, schedules and updates, see http://www.iswne.org.