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Title UPA A Century Later
Subject Newspapers; Newspaper publishing; Journalism
Creator Utah Press Association
Publisher Utah Press Association
Contributors Cornwell, J. M.
Date 1996
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Identifier PN4844.U8 U8 1996
Source Original Book: UPN A Century Later
Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, University of Utah. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution University of Utah
Source Physical Dimensions 14 cm x 21.5 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
ARK ark:/87278/s6319w0z
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2005-05-10
ID 416710
Reference URL

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Title Page369
Description STATE CONCLAVES SINCE 1894 day, February 24-25-26, 1994, Little America Hotel, Salt Lake City. Wm. James Mortimer, Deseret News, was elected president, the first daily newsperson to head UPA since 1935. Gov. Michael Leavitt made it this time for his debut before the association as keynote speaker. He shared the honor with Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah). David Croft, Deseret News, headed a workshop on Futuristic Newspapering and Sheree Josephson, Weber State University, led a concurrent one on "How People Read Newspapers." A panel moderated by Brett Bezzant discussed "Sensitive Issues -- Learn How Other Journalists Report." Members of the panel were editor James Shelledy and staff member Dan Harrie of the Salt Lake Tribune; Don Baker, Ogden Standard-Examiner; Michele Bartmess, Eagle Newspapers; Judy Jensen, Davis County Clipper and Miles Turnbull, formerly of the San Juan Record and the Leavenworth, Washington Echo. Joel Campbell of the Utah Foundation for Open Government and R. Curtis Burnett, head of public affairs for Questar Corporation, were other speakers on the program. One hundred second annual meeting. Thursday-Friday-Saturday, March 23-24-25, 1995, Holiday Inn, St. George. Lane Henderson, Spanish Fork Press, elected president. Circulation was a prime topic addressed in a seminar titled "Alternative Distribution vs. Postal." Max Heath, vice president of Kentucky's Landmark Communications and National Newspaper Association's postal committee chairman, was a guest speaker. Brett Bezzant, Newtah News Group, related the practicality of carrier delivery. Tim Williams, president of Williams & Rockwood, well-known Salt Lake City advertising agency, both an interesting and informative speaker, predicted weekly newspapers would continue to fill an important role in years to come. Sen. Robert Bennett (R-Utah) was unable to appear due to a conflict but answered questions and discussed the Washington scene on a telephone/television hookup. Roger Fidler of Knight-Ridder Newspapers provided an insightful look at newspapers of tomorrow in a talk titled "A Look Into 369
Format application/pdf
Identifier 376-UPA_Page369.jpg
Source Original Book: UPA A Century Later
Setname uu_upa
Date Created 2005-05-10
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 416380
Reference URL