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Julie Zimmerman Presents:
"How the Enquirer Picks the News
How the Enquirer Picks the News
Tuesday October 28, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM EDT

Covington Library
502 Scott Blvd
Covington, KY 41011
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How to get Media Exposure for your Group with The Cincinnati Enquirer
Julie Zimmerman, opinion writer for Cincinnati.com/Enquirer, will discuss how the region's biggest media outlet decides what to cover. Learn more about the news process and how to make your voice heard, especially on the opinion pages via letters to the editor and op-eds. We'll talk about how to decide what topics to write about, how to make a submission, how to write for a news audience and how to work with journalists effectively.
Speaker Bio

Julie Zimmerman is an editorial writer with The Cincinnati Enquirer/Enquirer Media. She writes about urban planning, public transportation, Northern Kentucky, local and state finances and the environment. She holds a BA in English and writing from Northwestern University and an MS in social sciences/Middle Eastern studies from the University of Chicago. She worked as a reporter for the Enquirer in the late 1990s and later at PlanetFeedback.com, St. Anthony Messenger Press and Cincinnati Magazine before returning to the Enquirer last year. She lives in North Avondale with her husband and two children and enjoys interclub tennis and cycling.




Cincinnati Enquirer-How We Pick The News! is also a Virtual Class. Join us in person at the class, or online. The codes for participating in this class online from your home will be posted on our website, 6 hours prior to the start of the class.





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