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NASW Protests U.S. Visa Rules for Foreign Journalists

The National Association of Science Writers, Society of Environmental Journalists and Association of Health Care Journalists have sent a letter to U.S. government officials protesting visa requirements for foreign journalists. The letter was sent to U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Robert C. Bonner, Secretary of State Colin Powell, Homeland Security chief Tom Ridge and key members of Congress.

Information Is Power: Join Our New FOIA Discussion List

NASW has created a new listserv for discussion of freedom of information issues. The new discussion list is NASW-FOIA. This list is for general discussion of freedom of information issues; any messages posted to the list should be relevant to those topics.

Resources for Science Writing Teachers

Do you teach science writing - or do you want to do so? The NASW education committee has created several new resources for people who teach science writing, including an e-mail discussion list called NASW-TEACH and a Web site containing suggestions for classroom exercises and reading lists.

Authors Coalition genre survey

Please fill out the Authors Coalition genre survey so that NASW can continue receiving Coalition funds. It will only take you a couple of minutes. NASW needs to report the survey numbers each year, but each member only needs to fill out the questionnaire once unless his or her information changes.

NASW membership categories (part 1)

This document is the first part of the record of a discussion that took place on the NASW-Freelance mailing list from July 10th through July 19th, 1997. It deals with the issue of the various categories of NASW membership. Part two. | Part three.

NASW membership categories (part 2)

This document is the second part of the record of a discussion that took place on the NASW-Freelance mailing list from July 10th through July 19th, 1997. It deals with the issue of the various categories of NASW membership. Part one. | Part three.

NASW membership categories (part 3)

This document is the third part of the record of a discussion that took place on the NASW-Freelance mailing list from July 10th through July 19th, 1997. It deals with the issue of the various categories of NASW membership. Part one. | Part two.