ANWC Roast and Toast for Excellence in Journalism at Nationwide Press Membership a Nice Success


To a packed (distanced) crowd, (standing room solely), 2021 ANWC Excellence in Journalism honoree Lesley Stahl’s line-up for these in help of her was worthy of prime time. She is pictured right here flanked by broadcast information icon Sam Donaldson (left) and the legendary Susan Zirinskly (proper) from CBS Information. (Neshan Naltchayan)



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Come be a part of the enjoyable: Our annual vacation social gathering will probably be held just about on Thursday, December 10, 2020. Please name or e mail us on the Membership to order.


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ANWC Excellence in Journalism award recipient 2017, Susan Web page confirmed us all how ladies could make a distinction on the podium October 7, 2020 as she moderated the VP debates from the College of Utah.



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We’re within the midst of 2020-2021 membership renewals! If you happen to didn’t recieve your membership renewal package deal within the mail or want to renew in particular person, please e mail the membership workplace at [email protected] or name us at 202-332-6770.  Included with the membership bill are survey questions.  Please make certain to reply the survey questions.  Additionally please make certain to incorporate your new tackle in case you have moved. We need to hear from you!   
Additionally included in your mailing is our newest model of Store Discuss.


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ANWC Annual Assembly 2020 (Digital) and Opinion Discussion board

Wed., June 3, 2020

Regardless of these unprecedented occasions, the ANWC will probably be internet hosting our annual assembly just about. Come share your ideas in a brand new setting. Becoming a member of your fellow ANWC members just about is straightforward out of your cell phone, landline or laptop. Directions on becoming a member of the assembly will probably be despatched after we obtain your reservation.

To order, e mail [email protected] or go away a message at (202) 332-6770. This occasion is digital and freed from cost.


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We hope that in these unprecedented and troublesome occasions you and your family members stay wholesome and secure. 

ANWC Postpones Spring Actions/Lesley Stahl Gala Rescheduled

ANWC 2020 Gala honoring CBS Information/60 Minutes correspondent Lesley Stahl for Excellence in Journalism has been rescheduled for October 8, 2020 on the Nationwide Press Membership. 

Click on right here to learn April 4, 2020 Message from ANWC President, Mary Catherine Andrews


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 Gwen Ifill makes information in 2020!

January 30, 2020 – ANWC EIJ Recipient 2014 Gwen Ifill has been stamped into historical past along with her new Perpetually postage stamp, the newest addition to the Black Heritage sequence from the US Postal Service. Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser declared January 30 Gwen Ifill Day. Relaxation in peace, Gwen Ifill, understanding you might have left such a terrific legacy.

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Completely happy New 12 months and New Decade from the ANWC!

We have plenty of thrilling packages and bulletins arising and within the works. Keep tuned for a terrific 2020! Name us on the membership at (202) 332-6770 with solutions or questions. Our new workplace hours are Mondays and Fridays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and Wed. from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Our most enjoyable information of the last decade has simply been introduced.  Congratulations Lesley Stahl.



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Be a part of us on Wednesday, December 11 for our annual vacation social gathering! Reserve in the present day at (202) 332-6770.

We won’t wait to see you at our subsequent groundbreaking program!  


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ANWC Tribute to Cokie Roberts

Sept. 17, 2019, Wash. DC – It’s with nice unhappiness that we mourn the lack of pioneering broadcast journalist, bestselling creator (6 books), and famous ANWC Excellence in Journalism Recipient (2003), Cokie Roberts, also called Mary Martha Corinne Morrison Claiborne Boggs Roberts. She raised the bar for girls within the discipline of journalism all through her lifetime along with her cautious, considerate and dogged reporting and her tireless help of ladies behind the scenes alongside the way in which.  She is revered by so many and can stay a task mannequin for these to return. Our condolences exit to her household and appreciation for a life properly lived.  


Previous Program: Monday, September 23, 2019

6:30 p.m. on the ANWC Clubhouse

Celebrating 100 Years of the nineteenth Modification!


For extra details about Elaine Weiss and The Girl’s Hour, click on right here!

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Welcome New Board Members, and MC Andrews, our 2019-2020 President of the ANWC! Renewal Packages have been Mailed!

Click on right here for the 2019-2020 renewal bill and mail (or e mail!) to the ANWC Membership Workplace.

Deadline for Renewals is August 31!

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Our 2019 Annual Assembly and Election of Officers will probably be held Tuesday, June 25 at 6:30 p.m. on the Clubhouse. Please be a part of board member and moderator Eleanor Clift, Pew Analysis Heart’s Elisa Shearer and your ANWC colleagues to debate the state of the membership and the media. To order, e mail [email protected] or name the workplace at (202) 332-6770 throughout enterprise hours (M,W,F 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.).


The ANWC is happy to have awarded Wolf Blitzer with its 2019 Excellence in Journalism award on Could 15 at our annual profit dinner, this 12 months a “Roast & Toast honoring Wolf Blitzer” on the Nationwide Press Membership.  ANWC president Janis Lamar famous, “for greater than 40 years Wolf has admirably practiced the elemental values of excellent journalism, reporting the information precisely, actually, responsibly and pretty. The last word skilled, Wolf’s work actually has made him an icon in journalism,”  Particular because of emcee Dana Bash in addition to the roasters/toasters: Susan Web page, Paxton Baker, Jay Shaylor, Sam Feist and Ana Navarro. The ballroom was filled with members and particular visitors, all nice admirers of Wolf. It was actually an evening to recollect. 

Click on right here to learn the story within the Washington Publish Dependable Supply by Helena Andrews-Dyer and click on right here for different press protection.

Click on right here to learn the Press Launch. 

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                           Please name us if you happen to want something.  Membership Workplace Cellphone:  202-332-6770


Reserve Right now and Press Ahead with Dianna Pierce Burgess on the ANWC

Monday, November 5, 2018  6:30 PM  


Be a part of us for compelling, off-the-record, dialog with Press Ahead Co-Founder andExecutive Director, Dianna Pierce Burgess and Gloria Riviera and Shannon Van Sant from the Press Ahead initiative who will tackle the most recent on harrassment, empowerment for girls and what’s wanted to alter the tradition in newsrooms across the globe. Based within the wake of the #MeToo motion and addressing the issues of the current #NowWhat response Press Ahead strives for equality and equity for girls all through the media panorama.   

                      Reserve in the present day at [email protected] or name 202-332-6770

$25.00 for members, $30.00 for visitors, $15.00 for college students, lite fare supper, networking and program included.  


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Julie Tempo,  Washington D.C. Bureau Chief,  Related Press

Wednesday,  September 26,  6:30 p.m.,  Do not miss it. Reserve Right now!


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Calling All ANWC Members! ‘Tis the Season for Membership Renewal.

                       Please be looking out in your letter from ANWC President

        Janis Lamar and dues bill through mail and/or name us on the Membership Workplace to resume!    


                            We recognize your continued help of the ANWC. 

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                            ANWC ANNUAL MEETING & Election of Officers

                      6:30 p.m. on the Clubhouse, Thurs., June 14, 2018

            To order, contact the Membership Workplace at [email protected]

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Veteran and beloved broadcast journalist Ann Curry raises the “Who, What, The place” award and the bar for exellence in journalism award dinners Could 9 on the NPC.  “It was one in all our greatest,” stated ANWC President Janis Lamar. She is one in all our greatest. It was an extraordianary evening for girls in journalism.           


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Profit Award Dinner Wed., Could 9 at Nationwide Press Membership

The American Information Girls’s Membership chosen Ann Curry to obtain its 2018 Excellence in Journalism Award. Curry will probably be celebrated on the ANWC’s annual profit dinner, Wed., Could 9, on the Nationwide Press Membership. The dinner raises funds for journalism scholarships. Curry, a tv character, information journalist and photojournalist reporter for greater than 30 years, is the chief producer and reporter of “We’ll Meet Once more,” airing on PBS. Please discover our registration web page on the banner above marked  2018 Award Dinner – Ann Curry.  We won’t wait to see you.  


Contact the ANWC at (202) 332-6770 or [email protected] for extra data and reserve in the present day.





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Tuesday,  March 13, 2018 6:30 p.m.


 MEDIA MADNESS: Donald Trump, the Press and the Battle over Reality

 RESERVE TODAY! Contact the Membership workplace 202-332-6770 or [email protected]

Contact us if you would like to submit solutions for extra thrilling packages to [email protected] We sit up for listening to your solutions! 

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Wednesday,  January 24, 2018, 6:30 PM

 FINDING MAGIC: A Religious Memoir

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 Dec. 7, 2017

ANWC Annual Vacation Occasion

6:30 p.m. to eight:30 p.m. – We have some thrilling leisure within the works, a scrumptious buffet and the IWMF Emergency Fund for girls journalists (for more information go to as our designated charity this 12 months. Board Member MC Andrews is our Chair. You will be listening to extra particulars very quickly. We sit up for a enjoyable & festive night.Reserve early! Do not miss this one.  



LIZA MUNDY: Breaking the Code

COMING UP SOON: Thurs., Nov. 16, 2017 on the Membership, 6:30 p.m. networking, dinner 7:15 p.m. program

Journalist and bestselling creator: Liza Mundywill talk about “Code Women,” (Hachette Books, simply launched and on bestellers lists already), the “riveting untold story of the courageous American younger ladies who cracked the Japanese and German code to assist win World Battle II.” For more information on the e book or the creator go to  Reserve early for what is going to absolutely be a captivating night, [email protected] or name 202-332-6770.                                   

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 SLOVER, HEFLING, MARGOLIS: Breaking Obstacles in Training

                                                 A VERY SPECIAL EVENING HAD BY ALL

                                                 Wed. Oct. 4, 2017  STATE OF EDUCATION 

6:30 p.m. Come be a part of us on the Membership as we talk about our present State of Training. That is first in a seris of “State of” discussions! Meet Kimberly Hefling, Senior Training Author at Politco (pictured under).   

                                 Kimberly Hefling

 Additionally meet Laura McGiffert Slover, President and CEO of Centerpoint Training Options (pictured under).  And Aleta Margolis,  Discovered of Heart for Impressed Instructing. Reserve in the present day. 202-332-6770 or e mail us at [email protected]! 

Laura Slover Aleta Margolis













RESERVE TODAY for lite fare dinner, networking and this very particular program. CALL 202-332-6770 or e mail Janina at [email protected] 

The ANWC is America’s oldest ladies’s Press Membership.


 ANWC Welcomes New Board

CONGRATULATIONS to ANWC’s new President, Janis Lamar (middle) who will preserve the momentum and proceed to steer our new 2017-2018 Governing Board and our membership to nice success. We’re actually honored and grateful to have such an expert as Janis Lamar head up our management staff. For an entire checklist of the newly appointed slate of ANWC Governing Board officers click on right here.

 (2017-2018 ANWC Board Members (L-R), Jean White, Pamela Hosey, Sandy Trupp, Janis Lamar, Eleanor Clift, Jan DuPlain, Jane Pennewell, not pictured: Sheilah Kast, MC Andrews)

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 SUSAN PAGE: Asking the Robust Questions

Wash., DC, Could 4, 2017- USA TODAY’s Susan Web page accepted the ANWC Excellence in Journalism Award 2017 with nice fanfare and with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer as emcee on the Nationwide Press Membership. An ideal evening was had by all in help of the perfect journalism and in celebrating the founding of the ANWC. The “Who What The place” award, a query mark,

was designed by trailblazing artist Lolo Sarnoff.  It is manufactured from plexiglass however you do not win it with out asking the powerful questions. Bravo Susan! Thanks ANWC President Jean White (pictured above left subsequent to 2017 honoree Susan Web page) in your stalwart efforts to steer the efforts celebrating our 85 years of the ANWC.   “After 85 years, we have earned our means, stated Claire Swift,” Co-chair of the dinner with Co-chairs Jan Du Plain, Janis Lamar, Pam Stevens and Sandy Trupp.

 Susan Web page proudly accepted the honour surrounded by her household and mates, members of the ANWC and a gamut of journalsts and newsmakers together with roasters Diane Rehm, Chris Matthews, her son, Ben Leubsdorf and so many others together with artist Patty Raine, author and producer John Greco. And a profit committee of ANWC supporters. 

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MEET OUR ANWC EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALIMSM PAST RECIPIENTS AND GUESS WHO’S NEXT?  On Could 4th in an excellent celebration, we’ll be honoring USA TODAY’s SUSAN PAGE (in crimson). Registration is OPEN to buy seats and tables for ANWC’s All-Star Night of Excellence 2017 on the Press Membership.  Click on right here to order in the present day!  It is trying to be offered out. Buy now!

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Thursday, March 30, 2017/
6:30 PM on the ANWC  

 Susan Quinn will current her intimate portrait revealed by Penguin Books of the three a long time lengthy relationship between the First Woman and  journalist Lorena Hickok that tranformed them each.  Their relationship begain in 1932 when the ANWC was based.


$25.00 for members and visitors/ lite fare dinner (restricted seating) Please reserve early!. Contact JANINA AT THE CLUB OFFICE AT 202-332-6770,  Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10 am- 4:00 pm, e-mail [email protected]  Books will probably be obtainable. 

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Award Night to be held at Nat’l Press Membership, Thurs. Could 4, 2017


The American Information Girls’s Membership has chosen veteran information reporter and Washington bureau chief Susan Web page from USA TODAY to obtain its Excellence in Journalism Award for 2017. Ms. Web page has coated The White Home and nationwide politics via ten presidential elections. She will probably be acknowledged for her excellent skilled accomplishments on the ANWC gala award night on the Nationwide Press Membership on Thurs., Could 4, 2017,  to profit ANWC’s scholarships for aspiring journalism college students.  The ANWC is celebrating its eighty-fifth 12 months of ladies breaking limitations.   MARK YOUR CALENDARS!


AMAZING EVENING:  Wed. FEBRUARY fifteenth on the CLUB – ‘THE SILVER BARON’S WIFE’ by Donna Baier Stein –  First in our “Girls Breaking Obstacles” sequence

 Hear concerning the colourful life and occasions of Lizzie McCort Taber aka “Child Doe”, one in all America’s unique legends from the Wild West to her Willard Resort Wedding ceremony.  Reserve early! Restricted seating.  Click on right here for more information or go to our Applications web page for extra on thrilling packages.  

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 In 2014, the ANWC honored legendary broadcast journalist Gwen Ifill (PBS Information Hour, Washington Week) with the ANWC Excellence in Journalism Award for her excellent service in journalism. She was extremely gracious and grateful. On behalf of all of the members of the ANWC we’re sorry for the world’s nice lack of such a beloved determine.  Relaxation in Peace Gwen Ifill.  Your presence and dedication to excellence will probably be sorely missed.   


Left to proper:  Julie Chase,  Martha Raddatz,  Eleanor Clift,  Claire Swift, Gwen Ifill,  Dorothy Giliiam and John Dickerson.


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Congratulations to ANWC lifetime honorary member (former FLOTUS)  Hillary Clinton who made historical past on July 27, 2016, as the primary lady ever to be nominated by the Democratic Occasion for president of the United Sates. Congratulations Hillary for having the braveness to proceed breaking limitations for all ladies. On August 18, 1920, the nineteenth Modification to the U.S. Structure was ratiefied to grant American ladies the correct to vote. Each First Woman of the USA has been a member of the ANWC since 1932. 


Annual Assembly/Election of Officers 2016

Web page Crosland (Comms Liaison) Ginny Daly, (Previous President, Governo), Claire Swift (Previous Presiden) Jan DuPlain (VP of Diplomatic Relations) Jean White (President) and Pamela Hosey (Secretary) collect for the ANWC Annual Assembly and Election of Officers on June twenty first on the ANWC.     


Web page Crosland, Jane Pennewell (VP of Membership), Jan DuPlain (VP of Diplomatic Relations),  Marion Mattingly (Governor),  Claire Swift,  Eleanor Clift (Governor) and Jean White.  Lacking Sandy Trupp, (VP of Stratgic Improvement) and Hal Matson (Historian).


Frances Stroh

The attractive Frances Stroh packed the home on the ANWC June fifteenth for our Creator’s program: Beer Cash: A Memoir of Privilege and Loss (revealed by Harper Collins).

ANWC sponsoring Board Member Claire Swift, our speaker, Frances Stroh and ANWC President Jean White.    


Greta Van Susteren Receives
ANWC 2016 Excellence in Journalism Award 

Could 19, 2016 – Nationwide Press Membership, Wash., DC – Fox mates, followers alongside ANWC members and visitors alike adored and adorned Fox Information host and veteran reporter Greta Van Susteren as she recieved the ANWC’s prestigious Excellence in Journalism Award. An impressive time was had by all. Thanks Greta for making it look easy and for being such a professional for all of those years. As our 2016 recipient, Greta joins our corridor of fame of lifetime honorary members of the ANWC  Approach to go Greta! Click on right here for our checklist of previous recipients.


Click on right here for extra pictures from our 2016 Greta gala and extra from our picture galleries.


ANWC Gala 2016:  A Household Affair


Three ANWC members Kathy Trupp, Sandy Trupp and Becky Trupp collect with their husbands John, Phil and Kevin Rolan on the Press Membership this 12 months. Phil and Sandy Trupp had been the primary to affix our Membership as a pair!                                            ____________________________________________

                             Click on right here for extra pictures and/or go to our picture galleries!


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