Articles from 2014

30 articles

March 22, 2014 Contests and Awards

Alex Cruden receives 2014 Glamann Award

Alex Cruden was the sixth recipient of the ACES's Glamann Award-- an award that recognizes people who contributed to the Society and copy editing.

March 22, 2014 Contests and Awards

Katharine O'Moore-Klopf named 2013 Robinson Prize winner

ACES recognized Katharine O'Moore-Klopf for her contributions to copy editing and excellence in copy editing skills by awarding her the 2013 Robinson Prize.

March 20, 2014 Conferences

What happens when more than 330 copy editors get together?

ACES presents highlights from its 18th national conference in Las Vegas.

March 20, 2014 Conferences

President's message: People care about quality

ACES President Teresa Schmedding delivered the annual state of ACES speech, emphasizing the vital clarifying that copy editors do.

March 20, 2014 Conferences

ACES announces winners of 2013 headline contest

ACES announced the winners of its annual headline contest during the 18th annual conference. The winning headlines were published in 2013.

March 4, 2014 Contests and Awards

Doge meme wins over judges in Grammar Day Haiku Contest

National Grammar Day Haiku Contest judges selected winner Gretchen McCulloch's doge-inspired entry.

February 19, 2014

More advice for Vice: Why hiring copy editors is a really good idea

Evidence says online readers want edited news.

February 6, 2014 Resources

New handbook fills training gap in verifying user-generated content

ACES member and Education Fund president Merrill Perlman copy edited The Verification Handbook-- a free Web-based book with tips for crowd-sourcing information.

February 5, 2014 Resources

Kiss and edit: It's all about word choice this Valentine's Day

ACES offers Valentine's-themed word choices to help their writers avoid cliche and bland phrases.

February 4, 2014 Scholarships

Five students win scholarships from ACES Education Fund

The ACES awarded five students scholarships to cover college education costs and financial help to attend the ACES annual skill-building conference.