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WORKSHOP: “Keep it Simple: Engaging the Media in Your Story” with Connie Boland

March 23, 2024

Join WritersNL on Saturday, March 23, 2024, at 10:00 a.m. NST for “Keep it Simple: Engaging the Media in Your Story,” an interactive virtual workshop with award-winning writer and communications professional Connie Boland.

Do you want to pitch your story to a journalist?
Write a news release but don’t know where to start?
Have an interview scheduled and not sure how to get your messages across?

In this workshop, participants will learn how to share their story and connect with readers in traditional outlets like newspapers and magazines, and on social media.

This 2 hour workshop features a 15 minute break.

Please note: This workshop is open to WritersNL Members only.
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Connie Boland is a graduate of College of the North Atlantic’s journalism program. She worked for the Western Star newspaper, won Canadian News Awards for Outstanding Editorial Achievement, and was a finalist for Atlantic Journalism Awards. Connie won a 2023 Arts and Letters Award for non-fiction. Her work has been published in Today’s Parent, East Coast Living, Saltscapes, Edible Newfoundland and Labrador, Downhome, Prairie Fire, The Muse, and Horseshoe Literary Magazine.


Times and Locations

March 23, 2024

10:00 am