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March 4, 2018 ACES News

Grammatical structure falls apart to produce winning limerick

A former National Grammar Day Tweeted Haiku Contest winner shows he's just as comfortable with a new form

February 28, 2018 ACES News

For Grammar Day 2018, expand your syllable consciousness with a limerick

Annual March 4 (that's 'march fourth') contest takes on a new poetic form thanks to 280 characters

February 27, 2018 ACES News

Five women win scholarships in editing

Finalists earn cash award and get opportunity to attend ACES 2018 national conference in Chicago.

February 7, 2018 Contests and Awards

Indiana University student wins first Walsh Scholarship

The award honors long-time ACES member and Washington Post copy editor Bill Walsh

February 7, 2018 ACES News

Meet the 2018 ACES board candidates

Meet the 12 people running for six positions in the 2018 ACES Executive Committee election.

January 10, 2018 ACES News

ACES launches new training programs

Kick off 2018 by checking out the new and expanded lineup of training opportunities.

December 15, 2017 ACES News

Nominations open for Executive Committee of ACES: The Society for Editing

Six positions will be up for vote in 2018, including president and vice president.

November 17, 2017 ACES News

Linguist Lynne Murphy, Separated by a Common Language blogger, to be keynote speaker at ACES 2018

Through her blog, 2018 book and media appearances, University of Sussex professor embraces her role as a defender of American English working in England

September 27, 2017 ACES News

What happens when you add journalists, politicians and alcohol to a spelling bee?

You get a little rapping, some laughter and money for the National Press Club's Journalism Institute

June 19, 2017 ACES News

Film tribute to Ed Trayes is also an ode to the value of editing

Trayes, the 2008 ACES keynote speaker, has taught DJNF editing interns for 50 years