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THE WOODLANDS, TX -- The 2019 7th Annual WISE Conference, has announced their charities of choice for the conference scheduled for September 25 at Lone Star College, 5000 Research Blvd. In The Woodlands, from 9:00am to 4:00pm. “Women Helping Women” is the motivation be...

Free speech, while protected under the First Amendment and indisputably a foundation of democracy, has come increasingly under fire in an era of bots, so-called fake news and a challenging business environment for the news industry. Journalists around the globe, includ...

Apart from that, what are your favorite moments in the documentary?

Foster: What sold the film was a moment, the opening moment of the film, where Jack Andraka wins the science fair in 2012. And it’s an amazing moment. It’s pure exhilaration. That was one of the first t...

In her new book, “Chasing Cosby: The Downfall of America’s Dad” (Seal Press), former Philadelphia Daily News reporter Nicole Weisensee Egan details the turbulent legal battle that led to the conviction of Philadelphia native and Hollywood superstar Bill Cosby.

The story...

Clelia Gore is one of the amazing faculty members who will be sharing their insights at the Marvelous Midwest Conference in May. She kindly agreed to answer a few questions for the SCBWI-WI blog. 

In your intensive “Navigating the Nonfiction Market,” one of the insights...

Elizabeth Smart has made television history by bringing together six fellow survivors of America's most famous abductions. 

Smart, who was held captive for nine months when she was 14 years old, wanted to unite the women so they could together help Jayme Closs. Jayme, 1...

Too often, teens are lazily thought of as apathetic and self-centred. 

But a new generation of young activists has proved that many teenagers are, in fact, deeply concerned with social, political and environmental issues - and they’re fully prepared to do something abou...

INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALIST NICKI WEISENSEE EGAN’S history with Bill Cosby dates back to the early ’80s, when she turned to The Cosby Show to cope with her older brother’s death. She never imagined that, more than two decades later, she would be assigned to cover the sexu...

America’s Dad was a predator.

For 50 years, Bill Cosby sold a sneaky lie. He recorded clean, cheerful comedy albums. Made family-friendly TV shows and movies. Pushed good-for-you desserts and stand-up-straight advice. But all the time he was reportedly drugging and rapi...

On April 26, 2018, Bill Cosby was convicted of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand, whom he had met through her job at Temple University. As Nicole Weisensee Egan explains in her new book, “Chasing Cosby: The Downfall of America’s Dad” (Seal Press), Consta...

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