The Association for Women in Communications is a community of professional writers, editors, journalists and broadcasters providing educational programs, career development opportunities, and mentoring to colleagues and students.


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Community Events

Professional Development

Classes and seminars

November 2009

"Websites for Writers ," November 10, 2009;, 6-9 p.m.
Writers and Books, 740 University Avenue
Taught by AWC-Rochester member Ruth E. Thaler-Carter
Course number JA8-B02
$39/person, W&B members, $43/person, general public

Learn the essentials of proofreading and editing, including marks and symbols, essential style manuals, using Microsoft Word as an editing tool, and working effectively with clients and colleagues, as well as helpful organizational resources in this essential nuts ‘n’ bolts class.

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Resources and Events

Publication opportunities; upcoming meetings, conferences, networking opportunities.

• GVP, which publishes Rochester Woman and Genesee Valley Parent magazines, is looking for freelance writers. For writers' guidelines, provided by the publisher, click here.


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