In mid-June, Bill Schmidt ran a management training workshop for the senior leadership of Human Rights Watch, the global human rights organization based in New York City. The training was based on a management-training program designed for senior editors at The New York Times. Schmidt ran the workshop with John Geddes, former managing editor of The Times, for about 15 of the top executives of HRW.
The Arizona Daily Star ran a story on the school’s annual high school workshop, which is directed by Elena Stauffer. To read the students’ work, visit their website at: thechronicleua.weebly.com.The newspaper they produce – The Chronicle – may be viewed here.
Maggy Zanger wrote “A concise guide to understanding the mess going on in Iraq” for the June 20 issue of the Arizona Daily Star.