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Nominations for Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame

December 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Since 2006, freelance journalist and long-time AWC member Maureen McDonald has represented AWC Detroit on the Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame

Networking, Mentoring Essential to End Gender Disparities

October 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Excerpts from Pat Anstett's National Headliner acceptance speech on Sept. 19, 2017: Over the years, the Association for Women in Communications

Detroit Members Win National Clarion Awards

July 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Joanne Gerstner, Sue Voyles, Nicole Scheffler and Kathleen Norton-Schock from the Detroit Chapter are among the 2017 Clarion Winners. Gerstner’s new


Our Biggest Event of the Year: Matrix Detroit 2017

On Thursday, May 18, AWC Detroit spent an evening at Plum Hollow Country Club celebrating the extraordinary achievements of three outstanding women in communications. The nine-time Emmy Award Winning Senior Producer/ Host of “Michigan Matters” and Detroit Free Press columnist Carol Cain emceed the evening.

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Pam Houghton

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Houghton works in Marketing and Public Affairs for Lawrence Technological University, administrating print and digital advertising. She is a freelance feature and essay writer as well. Her work has appeared in local publications including MetroParent, Michigan Prime, Hour Media’s Health Guide, Detroit Jewish News, Crain’s Detroit (custom content division) and many others.

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