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How to get the most out of Short Run 2016

Your guide to the 6th annual Short Run Comix & Arts Festival!
Oct 25, 2016
Liliana Caracoza takes the oath of citizenship at a ceremony in Tacoma in September 2014. (Photo by Alex Stonehill)

City of Seattle planning big push for citizenship Saturday

The Office of Immigrant and Refugee affairs is hoping to help 250 green card holders with their citizenship applications Saturday, with more events to come.
Oct 14, 2016
The author, right, and a friend at graduation from Rainier Beach High School last spring. (Courtesy photo)

Educating the Horn: Paving a path to college for Somali youth

UW freshman Ahlaam Ibrahim is launching an ambitious campaign to connect young Somali Americans with help applying to college.
Oct 7, 2016
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Meet our top contributors at The Globie Awards!

Learn why these four amazing journalists are getting their due shine at The Globie Awards on Oct. 14.
Aug 16, 2016
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Top 5 things to do in Seattle this July

This month is packed! A Polish cultural festival, Seafair Pow Pow, and Japanese world superstars BABYMETAL: all part of our "Top 5 Things To Do" in July.
Jun 30, 2016
Sleep Steady performs at the 6th Annual Block Party at the Station coffeehouse in Beacon Hill. (Photo by Jovelle Tamayo)

What you missed at the Block Party at the Station

The block party at The Station Coffeehouse on Saturday was a breath of fresh air in a city with increasingly inaccessible public festivals.
Jun 20, 2016
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Hollis Wong-Wear to host The Globies on October 14

Tickets are on sale now for the most energetic, quirky, feel-good fundraising event in Seattle: The 2016 Globies!
Jun 15, 2016
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6/23 workshop: Photo and video skills with pro, Jovelle Tamayo!

Strengthen your photo and video skills at our next June 23rd workshop with photojournalist Jovelle Tamayo!
Jun 8, 2016
Governor Inslee speaking to child advocates at Children’s Alliance Have A Heart for Kids Day. (Photo courtesy of Childrens Alliance)

Voices for Children Luncheon June 9

On June 9, 2016, Children’s Alliance will honor Natasha Fecteau with the Brewster C. Denny Rising Advocate Award at the annual Voices for Children Luncheon.
May 27, 2016
Grey Filastine, right, with Indonesian rapper Nova. The experimental activist electronic music duo are playing at an undisclosed warehouse location Saturday night. (Courtesy photo by Miguel Edwards)

Veteran anti-capitalist noisemaker Filastine is back in Seattle for a secret show

Activist musician Grey Filastine, who cut his teeth raising a ruckus during the WTO riots, returns to Seattle this weekend.
May 17, 2016
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June 4: Local media present “Press for the People,” a grassroots workshop

Ready to sharpen your pitching and storytelling skills? The Seattle Globalist, Crosscut, South Seattle Emerald, International Examiner, Seattle Weekly, Seattle Channel, KCTS9, Brown Paper Tickets (Low-Power FM) and the Henry M. Jackson Foundation bring you a day of workshops aimed at just that for “Press for the People: A Grassroots Media Workshop.” On Saturday, June 4, from […]
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Top 5 things to do in Seattle this May

It’s May! Time to march for your rights, eat pierogis, and celebrate Cinco de Mayo the authentic way.
May 4, 2016
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SUSI2015 Twitter Chat: Diversity in the media and #JournalismSoWhite

Tune into the twitter chat (or follow #susi2015) Wednesday March 23 at 8:00AM Pacific Time / 8:30PM India Standard Time!
Mar 23, 2016
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March 16th workshop: Write and pitch an op-ed!

Channel your power and persuasion. Learn how to write and publish an op-ed.
Mar 2, 2016
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Top 5 things to do in Seattle this March

Tons of Globalist-y things to do in Seattle this month, from International Women's Day events, to the Black to the Future Hackathon and a nerve-wracking Spelling Bee!
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Top 5 things to do in Seattle this February

Lunar New Year and Black History Month mean there's plenty of things to do in Seattle this February.
Feb 3, 2016
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Feb. 18: Learn to interview like public radio pro Phyllis Fletcher!

Learn how to tell powerful stories with powerful interviews!
Feb 2, 2016
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. (Photo from Flickr by Ted Eytan)

Free Holocaust Remembrance Day concert at Benaroya Hall

Art from the Ashes, a Holocaust Remembrance Day concert Wednesday evening features works by composers who were killed by the Nazis.
Jan 26, 2016
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2016 Children’s Film Festival is coming to Seattle

The Northwest Film Forum hosts the 2016 Children’s Film Festival in Seattle from January 21 to 31.
Jan 21, 2016
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First 2016 workshop: How to shoot impressive phone photos and video

Learn how to shoot phone photos and video like a pro journalist on Jan. 14 at Cafe Ibex.
Dec 22, 2015