All posts by Active Voice

Introducing our Fellows

These five young women from colleges across the country will spend the academic year working on a free speech service project in their communities aimed at maximizing the voices of female high school journalists.

/ July 12, 2016

FIU panel has some choice advice for would-be media moguls: Keep your insecurities to yourself

“Sit in the front row and raise your hand every chance you get.” “You don’t have to wear every insecurity you have on your sleeve.” Leading women in media and communications dished out some tough-love advice for the next generation...

/ June 7, 2016

Apply for a Fellowship

Applications are now being accepted until June 24 for the 2016-17 Active Voice fellowships.

/ June 1, 2016

Women’s History Month: Celebrating Female Journalists

The Student Press Law Center’s Active Voice celebrates female journalists during Women’s History Month. Find out more about these inspiring women at Video by SPLC intern Brooke Bean. Music is Prelude by reusenoise (c) 2016 Licensed under a Creative...

/ March 29, 2016

Lady Journo Confessional: Colleen Murphy

Colleen Murphy, editor of The GW Hatchet, talks about her experience as a college journalist and a woman. Video by SPLC Intern Brooke Bean Music: Flying (Liquid D&B Mix) by stellarartwars (c) 2016 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial...

/ March 24, 2016

Submit your stories to us for #SpeakUpSunday

#SpeakUpSunday is an Active Voice campaign to document the inappropriate comments and sexist statements that female journalists receive on a regular basis. We are currently accepting submissions for our first #SpeakUpSunday, coming this week. You can submit your experience via email...

/ March 21, 2016