Established in 1922, The Newswomen’s Club of New York is the only professional organization exclusively for women journalists in the New York metropolitan area. Our membership includes women who work in newspapers, magazines, radio, television, photography and new media. As the news industry undergoes rapid change, we strive to uphold the values that are the hallmarks of good journalism, maintaining the public trust.
January 13, 2016
We saluted our dedicated Front Page Awards judges, our sponsors, the photographers who donated work to our 2015 photo auction, and others who have helped out the Club over the past year. Members joined in the festitvies, which took place at the Down Town Association.
November 12, 2015
Protests over the death of Eric Garner, mayhem in the Middle East, mass shootings in the United States, the complexities and challenges of being transgender, and a stunning escape from a maximum security prison are among the stories covered by this year’s Front Page Award winners.
May 13. 2015
The annual Photography Exhibition and Auction, which promotes great photojournalism and fine art photography, took place at the Ukrainian Institute of America. Some 200 guests attended the event and bid on over sixty photographs, including three contributed by Bloomberg News. Proceeds support programs sponsored by the Newswomen’s Club of New York.
March 4, 2015
Three distinguished authors shared their insights on the art of book-writing while working as a journalist. They discussed the genesis of their respective works and the challenges they overcame to get published.
Pictured from left to right are Cynthia Cooper, author of “Cheating Justice: How Bush and Cheney Attacked the Rule of Law, Plotted to Avoid Prosecution,” Emily Barker, author of “The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic,” and Erin Arvedlund, author, “Open Secret: The Global Banking Conspiracy That Swindled Investors Out of Billions.”