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Heading for HERSHEY

Magazine article Editor & Publisher

Heading for HERSHEY

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Newspaper people converge on the Chocolate Capital of America for the sweet stuff at the spring conference and trade show

Hundreds of representatives of mostly small and midsize daily newspapers serving states south and east of the Great Lakes, as well as a sprin- kling from large dailies, weeklies, and Canadian titles, return to Hershey, Pa., this month for the annual America East/New Media World conference and trade show.

Once devoted almost solely to the mechanics of production, the show has evolved as technology has spread to all areas of newspaper operations. That evolution continues, as America East now examines such subjects as Newspaper In Education programs, employee health and safety, managing ad departments, hiring practices, readership retention, the job market for journalism students, and waste management.

User groups representing new-media, prepress, press, and post-press systems use the March 26-28 event to meet, as does the Flexo Vendors Alliance.

In all, America East offers 30 presentations, panels, workshops, seminars, and roundtables, filling three mornings and early afternoons. …

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