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Michelle Ou
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News releases

Editors Canada appoints Michelle Ou as interim executive director – July 28, 2016

Exceptional editors recognized at 2016 Editors Canada awards ceremony – June 13, 2016

Sandra Gravel named 2016 Lee d'Anjou Volunteer of the Year – June 13, 2016

Lindsay Vermeulen awarded 2015 Claudette Upton Scholarship – June 13, 2016

Lesley Peterson named winner of the 2015 Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence – June 13, 2016

Editors Canada awards nine professional certifications in 2016 – June 2, 2016

2015 Tom Fairley Award Short List Announced – May 31, 2016

Partnership between Editors Canada and ACES crosses borders, expands member resources – April 6, 2016

Editors Canada announces the first réviseurs agréés from its French editing proficiency testing program – March 22, 2016

Editors Canada launches revised edition of So You Want to Be an Editor career guide – October 19, 2015

Christine Beevis Trickett named 2015 Lee d'Anjou Volunteer of the Year – July 17, 2015

Say hello to Editors Canada starting July 1 – June 25, 2015

Grace Yaginuma named winner of the 2014 Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence – June 16, 2015

Editors' Association of Canada names Patrick Banville new executive director – June 10, 2015

Editors' Association of Canada awards 24 professional certifications in 2015 – May 28, 2015

Andrea Hatley awarded 2014 Claudette Upton Scholarship – May 27, 2015

Editors' Association of Canada launches Canada's first French editing certification program – May 22, 2015

2014 Tom Fairley Award Short List Announced – May 11, 2015

Editors' Association of Canada launches Editing Canadian English online – February 25, 2015

Editors' Association of Canada announces first international conference of editors – November 12, 2014

Editors' Association of Canada announces $50 student affiliate rate – September 22, 2014

Michelle Boulton named 2014 Lee d'Anjou Volunteer of the Year – July 15, 2014

Peter Midgley named winner of the 30th annual Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence – June 19, 2014

Editors' Association of Canada awards 21 professional certifications in 2014 – June 5, 2014

Daniel Polowin named recipient of the Claudette Upton Scholarship – June 3, 2014

ACES partners with the Editors' Association of Canada to expand member opportunities – May 20, 2014

30th Annual Tom Fairley Award Short List Announced – May 15, 2014

Moira White named 2013 Lee d'Anjou Volunteer of the Year – June 27, 2013

Sandy Newton named winner of the Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence – June 19, 2013

Editors' Association of Canada Awards 24 New Certifications – May 29, 2013

2012 Tom Fairley Award Short List Announced – May 21, 2013

Catharine Chen is the recipient of the Claudette Upton Scholarship – May 8, 2013

Barbara Dylla named 2012 Lee d'Anjou Volunteer of the Year – June 27, 2012

Iva Cheung named winner of the Tom Fairley Award for Editorial Excellence – June 19, 2012

Editors' Association of Canada Recognizes 14 Newly Certified Editors Through its Landmark Certification Program – May 30, 2012

2011 Tom Fairley Award Shortlist Announced – May 23, 2012

Scholarship Recipient Anticipates an Expanding Role for 21st Century Editors – April 19, 2012

New Editors' Association of Canada Publications Adopted by Ryerson University Publishing Program – October 26, 2011

Editors' Association of Canada Launches First Official Twig in Kitchener-Waterloo-Guelph – October 3, 2011

Editors' Association of Canada answers many questions in updated edition of So You Want to Be an Editor – August 30, 2011

Adrienne Montgomerie named 2011 Lee d'Anjou Volunteer of the Year – June 23, 2011

2010 Tom Fairley Award winner cooks up winning recipe for follow-up to a bestseller – May 30, 2011

Humanitarian editor helps marginalized people find their voices – May 26, 2011

Editors' Association of Canada announces new certified editors – May 16, 2011

2010 Tom Fairley Award short list announced – May 12, 2011

Editors' Association of Canada members vote to adopt revised structure – March 24, 2011

Cy Strom named 2010 Lee d'Anjou Volunteer of the Year – June 15, 2010

2009 Tom Fairley Award winner aims for cultural preservation of an historic people – June 2, 2010

Environmental scientist wins inaugural scholarship for student editors – May 5, 2010

2009 Tom Fairley Award short list announced – May 3, 2010

Editors' Association of Canada announces new certified editors – April 29, 2010

Editors' Association of Canada releases new edition of Professional Editorial Standards – January 20, 2010

Editors' Association of Canada announces scholarship opportunity for student editors – November 9, 2009

2008 Tom Fairley Award winner applauds her team – June 10, 2009

2008 Tom Fairley Award short list announced – May 14, 2009

Editors' Association of Canada announces Canada's first Certified Professional Editors (CPEs) – March 26, 2009

Editors' Association of Canada appoints new executive director (PDF, 138 KB) – October 7, 2008

Editors' Association of Canada launches new certification test (PDF, 134 KB) – October 2, 2008

Editors' Association of Canada launches new Online Directory Of Editors (PDF, 126 KB) – September 16, 2008

Tom Fairley Award goes to veteran book editor (PDF, 155 KB) – June 10, 2008

Editors' Association of Canada announces the 2007 Tom Fairley Award short list (PDF, 155 KB) – May 15, 2008

Editors' Association of Canada launches new product line (PDF, 139 KB) – March 20, 2008

 

Editors Canada in the news

Tout savoir sur le métier de réviseur, interview with Marie-Christine Payette – Radio Canada, June 9, 2016 (In French)

The ins and outs of publishing an e-book – CTV Canada AM, April 19, 2016

Editors' Association of Canada responds to "Who is speaking up for Canadian English?" – August 13, 2014

Interview with EAC Conference 2013 keynote speaker Robert MacNeil – CTV Atlantic, June 10, 2013

Get Certified! (PDF, 236 KB)MEA Musings (newsletter of the Manitoba Editors' Association), November 2011

Access Copyright Foundation awards $100,000 in research grants (EAC receives $5,000 to research e-publishing Editing Canadian English) – Quill & Quire, May 2, 2011

Editors' Association of Canada responds to "What real editors really do (and why writers should avoid freelancers)" – February 10, 2011

"Where have all the book editors gone?"The Globe and Mail, February 4, 2011

Publishers may pick up Pronk's tabQuill & Quire, October 14, 2010

Editors, authors go unpaid as Pronk & Associates "restructures" – Quill & Quire, September 27, 2010

 

Partnerships

The joys of teaching writing to engineers – Language Portal of Canada, August 29, 2016

Colour highlighting technique can improve organization and scannability in writing – Language Portal of Canada, July 4, 2016

The future of Canadian book publishing: An interview with Cynthia Good – Language Portal of Canada, March 7, 2016

Comparative revision: An essential step – Language Portal of Canada, February 1, 2016

Editing Canadian English, 3rd edition: There's more to Canadian English style than meets the eh – Language Portal of Canada, December 1, 2015

Is a French editing proficiency program beneficial? – Language Portal of Canada, August 3, 2015

Editing Goes Global: The first international conference of editors – Language Portal of Canada, March 9, 2015

Sentence diagramming as an editorial tool: Commas with a series – Language Portal of Canada, January 26, 2015

Converting units of measure – Language Portal of Canada, August 18, 2014

Eight style points for metric measurements – Language Portal of Canada, May 5, 2014

Cree language facts for editors of English and French: Standard spelling – Language Portal of Canada, March 10, 2014

Cree language facts for editors of English and French: Gender – Language Portal of Canada, October 29, 2013

Cree language facts for editors of English and French – Language Portal of Canada, June 17, 2013

Bilingual occupations – Mais non! – Language Portal of Canada, April 2, 2013

Editing and translation—Objective: optimizing the message – Language Portal of Canada, February 4, 2013

Editing secrets finally revealed! – Language Portal of Canada, October 15, 2012

Certification for professional editors – Language Portal of Canada, July 30, 2012

For the word nerd at heart: (EAC) Conference 2012! – Language Portal of Canada, April 10, 2012

About the Editors' Association of Canada – Language Portal of Canada, January 31, 2012

Editing in a bilingual country – Language Portal of Canada, August 29, 2011

Working as an editor – Language Portal of Canada, August 8, 2011

Becoming an editor – Language Portal of Canada, June 13, 2011

The Editors' Association of Canada signs up for enhanced membership in CHRC – March 2, 2011

The Editors' Association of Canada partners with the Language Portal of Canada – February 21, 2011

 

Member news

Member news is designed to not only applaud Editors Canada members' successes but also let visitors to the website know that Editors Canada members win awards, publish books and make their mark on the communications world in other important ways.

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Speakers list

Editors Canada speakers are members who will speak about the editing profession at meetings of associations and groups, and at career fairs in their community.

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Say Hello to Editors Canada

We’re transitioning to the Editors Canada brand. Over the next few months you’ll find our new look and messaging taking shape in our national and regional literature, emails and social media presence. Later this year we’ll be launching a fresh new website. Learn more about this exciting project.