We thank you for attending the 2016 Studs Terkel Awards. Recapture the night here.
Cecilia Vaisman is our first posthumously Studs Terkel Award winner. We celebrate her legacy in storytelling April 7. See samples of her work.
This year, we honor WBEZ's Richard Steele at the Studs Terkel Awards April 7. He's one of five winners. See samples of his work and more.
Twitter is 10. And while people keep talking gloom and doom, our president Susy Schultz thinks the bird is the word when it comes to social media.
Adam LaRoche. Truth be told, I did not know of the man until yesterday. I’m not a White Sox fan. But I might have been…
This year, we celebrate Aurie Pennick as Studs Terkel Uplifting Voices award April 7. See the impact she's had on Chicago communities.
Of course, I had no intention of demeaning Karp. Still, it’s not always what the writer thinks that matters. Some people saw "sexist" in what I wrote. And I am grateful to all of you who took the time to write me.
This year, we honor investigative reporter Sarah Karp for her 15 years of excellence in journalism at the 2016 Studs Terkel Awards. She is one of five people we're honoring on April 7. See samples of work and more.
This year, we honor Lolly Bowean, a general assignment reporter at the Chicago Tribune. She's one of five winners for the 2016 Studs Terkel Community Media Awards on April 7. Here's sample of her work.
Not-so-slowly the government is systematically winnowing down access to documents about the work it does in the name of we, the people. Year over year, it’s getting worse. And why, I wonder, is this story disregarded as not important enough to tell more often to our audiences?