EPA Announces Scholarship Winners for 2018

Bethany Peterson, a student at Wheaton College, has been announced as the 2018 winner of the $2,000 Jerry Jenkins Scholarship. A news writer for the campus newspaper, The Wheaton Record, Peterson’s vocational goal is to be an investigative news reporter. “Bethany is especially strong in writing hard news and working on deadline,” wrote journalism professor […]

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2018 Higher Goals Awards

Presented during EPA’s 2018 convention, the 2018 Higher Goals awards honor the best work done in specific categories during the 2017 calendar year. Click here to view or download Liaison 2018 Awards Edition. Article Series First Place: In Touch Magazine, “Biblical Literacy Series” — Brad Fruhauff, Michelle van Loon. Second Place: Christianity Today Online, “#AmplifyWomen” — […]

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2018 Awards of Excellence

Presented during EPA’s 2018 convention, the 2018 Awards of Excellence honor the best work done in EPA publications during the 2017 calendar year. Click here to view or download 2018 Liaison Awards Edition. Campus Award of Excellence: The Hilltop | Corban University — Ashlyn Rollins, Charlotte Vanwerven. Awards of Merit: Pursuit | Cal Baptist University […]

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Glahn, White Nominated for Board Positions

The EPA Board of Directors has announced the candidates for two open board positions. An independent committee made up of Mark Winz (Cru Storylines), Deborah St. Lawrence (ONE Magazine), and Daniel Stelzer (Answers) has nominated Sandra Glahn for the position of secretary and Terry White for one of the two advisor positions. The candidates will […]

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NAE Partners with EPA to Provide Free Webinars

EPA has added another benefit partner with the recent offer by the National Association of Evangelicals to extend NAE membership to EPA and, with it, free access to NAE’s quarterly webinars for all EPA members. While the NAE’s magazine, Evangelicals, has already been a publication member of EPA, the NAE as an organization is now […]

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Equipping Publishers in an Era of Crises

By Carla Foote After a brutal killing of a Christian couple in the Punjab province of Pakistan, a purported picture of the couple became part of most news reports and quickly spread across social media. However, Asif Aqeel, reporting for World Watch Monitor in Pakistan, determined that the picture was not accurate. Aqeel shared his […]

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EPA Members Invited to Publishing in Crisis International Conference

Magazine Training International is inviting EPA members to its world conference on publishing in crisis to be held in Eastern Europe this October. The Crisis Publishing Initiative will be held Oct. 15 to 18, 2017, in Sopron, Hungary. Join Christian journalists, editors, publishers, and bloggers from around the world to discuss how best to meet […]

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EPA Mourns Loss of Two Industry Leaders

The Evangelical publishing community lost two accomplished leaders within the span of three days in late June. On June 26, 2017, Rev. Jim Reapsome passed away at the age of 88 in Downer’s Grove, IL. Reapsome, an honorary member of EPA for his long years of service in the association, was the founder of The […]

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EPA Board Undergoes Major Changes

  The EPA Board of Directors experienced significant, though routine, changes at the recent election held during the annual business meeting at the Chicago convention on April 11. Leaving the board was president Mark Winz, whose four-year term—two as president-elect and two as president—ended. Moving from president-elect to board president was Eric Thomsen, managing editor […]

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