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Episode 51: Nora Lopez
Nora Lopez, executive editor at the San Antonio Express-News and president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, joins us March 29 for That Word Chat with Editor Mark Allen.
A 35-year news veteran, Lopez was elected in 2020 as the president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. She has long been active with both the San Antonio Association of Hispanic Journalists and the San Antonio Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.
Lopez, the daughter of migrant farmworkers, was born in Mexico and became a U.S. citizen in 2008. She grew up in Edinburg, Texas, about 30 miles from the Mexican border, and home to Pan American University, now the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, where she graduated with a BA in communications.
On March 31, Lopez will deliver the opening keynote address at ACES Emerge 2022, the 26th annual conference of ACES: The Society for Editing.
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Past episodes with links to YouTube
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Episode 15 (August 11): Ben Zimmer
Episode 26 (January 19): Malini Devadas
Episode 27 (February 2): Kory Stamper
Episode 28 (February 16): Cynthia Williams
Episode 29 (March 2): Grammar Day Celebration with Martha Brockenbrough and Special Guests
Episode 30 (March 16): Iva Cheung
Episode 31 (March 30): June Casagrande
Episode 32 (April 13): Dennis Baron
Episode 33 (April 27): Barbara Wallraff
May 11: Patron Happy Hour (private event)
Episode 36 (June 22): Hannah Franz
Episode 39 (August 3): Ann Friedman
Episode 40 (August 17): Gretchen McCulloch
Episode 42 (September 14): Erin McKean
Episode 43 (September 28): Denise Cowle and Louise Harnby
Episode 48 (January 11): The Word of the Year 2021, featuring an international panel of lexicographers
January 18: Patron Holiday Party (private event)
Episode 50 (March 1): Dennis Duncan
Episode 51: (March 29): Nora Lopez
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