Karen Conlin has been working in editing and publishing since the 1980s and is currently a freelance editor who focuses on copyediting, line editing, and substantive editing for indie authors of fiction. Conlin is also the co-owner of the Grammargeddonblog and an active contributor on Google+ and Twitter.
The Atlanta History Center is seeking a full-time editor to join its team in Atlanta, Georgia, for a nine-month appointment. Originally established in 1926 as the Atlanta Historical Society, the history center expanded its holdings and its vision in the 1980s, moving into the current building in 1993.
The Public Library of Science (PLOS) is seeking associate editors to join its PLOS ONE editorial teams in San Francisco, California, or Cambridge, UK. PLOS is a nonprofit group dedicated to improving research communication through advocacy and open access publishing. PLOS ONEis a multidisciplinary, rigorously reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research in science and medicine.
The University of Iowa is seeking a writer-editor to join its marketing communications and creative services team in Iowa City. Founded in 1847, the University of Iowa today enrolls more than 31,000 students and has more than 200 undergraduate and graduate programs. It is a top U.S.
From the May flowers of Mother’s Day to the June activities of Father’s Day, parental appreciation marches on. Add a dash of word love, apply the rules of logic, arrange on a tidy grid, and — voilà! — we’ve fathered a Father’s Day wordoku.
To correctly solve the FATHERING wordoku, make sure that every row, column, and 3x3 box contains the following letters exactly once [difficulty: experience is the father of wisdom]:
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) is seeking an editor/critic to join its Metro Atlanta food and dining team. Owned by the Cox Media Group, the AJC includes a weekday and Sunday print edition, a redesigned digital edition and website, and a new lifestyle magazine. The Sunday edition reaches an average of more than 950,000 readers and AJC.com receives nearly 900,000 monthly visitors.
On this day in 1942, Anne Frank received a blank book for her thirteenth birthday. She used the book as a diary, recording daily details, personal thoughts, and observations about the rapidly changing and inhospitable world of German-occupied Amsterdam.
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, is seeking a short-term (one-year) Web editor to join its public affairs team in Pomona, just 30 miles east of Los Angeles. Cal Poly Pomona is one of only eleven polytechnic universities in the U.S. and features integrated technology, hands-on learning, and an emphasis on problem solving. U.S.