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2023 Summer Journalism Interns Announced
Congratulations to our 2023 Summer Interns!
Special thanks to the APC Board of Directors and Internship Committee members who organize our Summer Journalism program each year. We are pleased to welcome a new class of young journalists to our APC 2023 Summer Journalism Internship Program. Thanks to a generous gift from Acuity Brands we are able to provide five students with valuable work experience at Atlanta's top media outlets. Look out for their bylines in your favorite publications this summer.
Learn More About Internships!
Gold Dome Recap 2023
Unpack the 2023 legislative session with political journalists and a First Amendment expert, who will decode major bills impacting government transparency, First Amendment rights and public policy. This virtual event was hosted by the Atlanta Press Club and the Georgia First Amendment Foundation on April 18, 2023. Moderated by Rahul Bali, WABE. Featuring panelists Sarah Brewerton-Palmer, GFAF Legislative Co-Chair, Abby Kousouris, ANF and Mark Niesse, AJC.
Click Here to Watch the Recording!
APC Winter Recap
Catch up on all things APC!
Get a rundown on what's been happening with the Club this January - March! Lot's of fun events and programs to recap and we are just getting started!
Read the Winter Recap Here!
2023-2024 APC Leadership
Atlanta Press Club Announces New Chair and Treasurer
The Atlanta Press Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Pepper as Chairperson of the Board of Directors and Jewel Wicker as Treasurer for the 2023-2024 term. Pepper, Publisher, Rough Draft Atlanta previously served as Treasurer of the club in 2022. A native Atlantan he has deep roots in the Atlanta community and a 20+ year career working at local and global media organizations. Pepper acquired Springs Publishing in December 2020.
Wicker, a freelance journalist, has served on the Board and Executive Committee since 2016 and is currently Co-Chair of the Internship Committee. An award-winning freelance reporter she has experience creating written and on-air content for digital platforms. Her written work includes a broad range of entertainment-based reporting to more in-depth reporting that focuses on cultural and industry trends. For more information regarding the APC Board Of Directors please visit https://atlantapressclub.org/about/#boardofdirectors
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