Posts Tagged ‘ Young to Publishing ’

YPG book to Film Club: The Spectacular Now

YPG book to Film Club: The Spectacular Now

Thanks to those of you who joined us for our last film club viewing and discussion of DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?/BLADE RUNNER. Our next YPG Book to Film Club selection is THE SPECTACULAR NOW by Tim Tharp (Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2008).
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YPG Writers (Un)Block: Fight Scenes

Do you wish you could get a bit of writing practice without signing up for a class? A chance to get out of your own head and maybe away from your current project and just write for fun with no expectations or stress or commitments? If so, you should join us for the first...
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YPG March BBL: A Look Behind the Curtain: How a Book Becomes a Book

YPG March BBL: A Look Behind the Curtain: How a Book Becomes a Book

You work in publishing, but much do you really know about book design and production? Ever wondered how all those Word docs, estimate forms, and InDesign files transform into that lovely paper and ink creation we call a book? Come to our March BBL, A Look Behind the Curtain: How a Book Becomes a...
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YPG Cares: Project Cicero

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Project Cicero’s 14th year is just around the corner! Project Cicero is a fantastic organization that, to date, has placed two million books into more than 11,000 classrooms and school libraries reaching over 500,000 children in under-resourced schools in New York City. Volunteers can help out by attending their book fair and sorting books to...
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YPG Cares About Judith’s Reading Room

YPG Cares About Judith’s Reading Room

In YPG Cares’ first collaboration with the Children’s Book Council’s Early Career Committee (CBC’s ECC), we co-hosted a holiday party and book drive for non-profit Judith’s Reading Room. Below please find an email from the CBC and pictures from the event!
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YPG After Hours: Build Your Brand

Thinking about establishing professional goals and wondering how to differentiate yourself from others? When it comes to personal branding, there are a few things to keep in mind: How can you set goals, develop skill expertise, portray your personality, and achieve success both in-person and through social media? Look no further!
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Young to Publishing Conference 2013

Although the event is full, we look forward to seeing 280 of you TOMORROW at Scholastic for this year’s annual Young to Publishing Conference, to hear from the following speakers:
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NBA Happy Hour Extravaganza

NBA Happy Hour Extravaganza

This year we’re mixing things up and trading in the traditional NBA House Party for a rockin’ happy hour. There will be drinks specials, plus: books, trivia, and peers! We’ll also be giving away copies of the NBA-nominated books, so get there early. It’s everything you could ever want for a groovy November night!...
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YPG Bonus: 25 Seats for NYU Media Talk

YPG has been offered 25 seats to the next NYU Media Talk event, The Future of the Book: Swiping, Sharing, and Linking into Tomorrow, sponsored by the NYU Alumni Association & the NYU SCPS Center for Publishing. It will take place on Monday, November 18th from 6:30-8:00pm. Featuring NYU-SCPS Center for Publishing Board of...
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YPG Bonus: Getty Images Seminar on Content Licensing

Getty Images has invited YPG to join a lunchtime seminar and webinar (free to AAP members, including a boxed lunch) on Content Licensing. Change in content licensing is inevitable. Let’s embrace it with a lively brainstorming discussion!
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