As they celebrate the life of Ben Bradlee, members of the American News Women’s Club are reminded of his extraordinary journalistic accomplishments that led to his and his wife Sally Quinn’s selection as recipients of the Club’s Excellence in Journalism Award in 2005. Bradlee served as vice president at large of The Washington Post until his […]CONTINUE READING →
Ann Compton, who recently retired from ABC News after 41 years covering the White House, spoke at ANWC on Oct. 8. The Club’s VP of Programs Marion Mattingly introduced her with the following statistics: Compton has covered seven presidents for ABC News and 10 presidential campaigns. She served one year term as president of the White House […]CONTINUE READING →
Rudolf Bekink, the Dutch Ambassador to the United States, began his career at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1976, working in Athens, Greece; Luanda, Angola; and the East Asia Division of the Foreign Ministry. From 1982-1986, he served as the first secretary for the Political Department in the Embassy in the District of Columbia covering Africa, Latin America, […]
The Honorable Gordon A. Martin, Jr., author of “Count Them One by One,” will speak at ANWC to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
ANWC’s 2014 holiday party will be held Thursday, Dec. 11. More details to come!