Press Releases2020-04-02T16:02:57-04:00

Loeb School Seeks First Amendment Award Nominees

Loeb School Seeks First Amendment Award Nominees MANCHESTER — The Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications seeks to honor New Hampshire residents or organizations who have worked to protect free speech and free press. Nominations are open for the school’s 18th annual First Amendment Award, honoring diligence in protecting free press and free speech liberties.  The recipient will be included in a new publication, F1RST THINGS F1RST, a collection of essays on the First Amendment in these times, and will [...]

Fall Classes and Workshops and Online Offerings

  Free Classes at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications In-Person and Online Offerings   MANCHESTER, NH --  Registration is open for in-person and online classes at Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications. Classes are free and open to all. “Schools across New Hampshire are planning for remote, in-school and hybrid learning. We have designed a class schedule to support students in our classrooms, or in their homes—wherever they are most comfortable,” explained Laura [...]

Major Wins for Transparency

Major Wins for Transparency:  How the N.H. Supreme Court Reshaped the Right to Know Law The New England First Amendment Coalition, Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications and the New Hampshire Press Association will present a webinar about recent decisions expanding the public's right to know about government on Friday, June 26, from noon-1pm. Attorneys Richard Gagliuso and Gregory V. Sullivan will discuss two positive decisions issued by the Supreme Court of New Hampshire earlier this month that will make it easier for the public to oversee its law enforcement agencies [...]

Bedford High student journalist wins The Brodsky Prize

Photo by Allegra Boverman. Emma Rosenbaum of Bedford received the Brodsky Prize from Howard Brodsky at Bedford High School on May 26, 2020. She will attend Northwestern University in the fall and will major in journalism. Bedford High student journalist wins The Brodsky Prize Manchester, NH -- Bedford High School senior Emma Rosenbaum is the winner of the 2020 Brodsky Prize, a $5,000 cash award that recognizes journalistic excellence and “out of the box” thinking by high school [...]

Third Annual Brodsky Prize open to all NH High School Seniors

Third annual Brodsky Prize hopes to encourage innovation in student journalism MANCHESTER, NH -- Submissions are welcome for the 2020 Brodsky Prize, established by a former editor of the Manchester Central High School newspaper, and his family, to encourage out-of-the-box efforts and innovation by a new generation of student journalists. “Working on the school newspaper was the most formative and meaningful high school experience for me — more than any classroom," Jeffrey Brodsky said. "It's more important than ever for young [...]