Articles from 2016

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December 7, 2016 Conferences

Sessions Planned for ACES 2017 Conference

A list of sessions planned for ACES 2017 national conference in St. Petersburg, Fla., as of February 22, 2017.

November 6, 2016 Resources

Election language: Choose accurate words as the ballots are tallied

Brady Jones offers editing tips for the election season in order to stay accurate and respectful.

October 13, 2016 ACES News

ACES announces future conference locations

ACES' national conferences for 2018, 2019 and 2020 will take place in Chicago, Providence, and Salt Lake City respectively.

September 8, 2016 Contests and Awards

ACES Education Fund increases award amount for four scholarships

The ACES Education Fund raised its four $1,000 annual scholarships to $1,500.

July 10, 2016 ACES News

ACES, Poynter team up to launch advanced training for copy editors

ACES and the Poynter Institute partnered to create a four-week faculty-led training program focusing on substantive editing and critical thinking skills.

April 13, 2016 Conferences

Return to Comma-con: A student perspective on ACES 2016

Student and ACES 2016 attendee Katie Antonsson discusses what set the conference apart and the power of language.

April 10, 2016 Conferences

ACES announces St. Petersburg as 2017 conference site

ACES 2017, the 21st annual ACES national conference, will span from March 23-25, 2017, at the Hilton Bayfront in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida.

April 7, 2016 Conferences

Reflections from a student at ACES: Should we lead or represent usage shifts?

Student ACES conference attendee Junnelle Hogen reflects on the value of students initiating change in language and usage shifts.

April 5, 2016 ACES News

Partnership between ACES, Editors Canada crosses borders, expands member resources

ACES and the Editors' Association of Canada (Editors Canada) announced a new partnership to facilitate international training.

April 2, 2016 Conferences

ACES 2016 Day 3 in tweets

Twitter highlights from the last day of ACES's 2016 national conference.