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February 4, 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.

December 12, 2013 Resources

Nine Style Tips for Christmas

ACES editors provide an editorial style sheet to keep copy editors informed on proper Christmas term usage.

October 31, 2013 Resources

Editing made easier: One search, two resources for AP Stylebook users

ACES members receive a discount on the new AP Stylebook individual online memberships.

October 19, 2013 Resources

12 Style Tips for Halloween

ACES created an editorial style sheet to familiarize editors with the correct usage for ghostly terms.

September 12, 2013 ACES News

#ACESchat: New day, same time

The #ACESchat time moves to the first and third Wednesdays of the month through the end of the year.

July 29, 2013 Resources

Editing: Serious business, but...

Chatters on #ACESchat share the lighter side of copy editing with grammar jokes, cartoons, and games.

July 1, 2013 Resources

ACES moves forward with efforts to fight plagiarism

ACES President Teresa Schmedding said that ACES will continue to educate about plagiarism by teaming up with other journalistic organizations.

April 22, 2013 Resources

COLUMBIA MISSOURIAN: Another crack at an old problem of plagiarism

ACES reprinted a column from the Columbia Missourian by Tom Warhover.

January 3, 2013 Resources

Copy editors play key role in fighting plagiarism

Plagiarism has the power to decimate a publication's integrity and copy editors are the primary defense against it.

January 3, 2013 Resources

Catching fabrication in stories requires attention to detail

Spotting plagiarism isn't always obvious, but former New York Times senior editor Bill Connelly offers some advice for identifying fabrication.