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Tom Callinan

Tom Callinan

Founder and Director

Charitable Words Scholars

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Charitable Words Scholars

Founder and Director

Charitable Words Scholars connects nonprofits with students interested in purposeful internships and pro bono guidance by a network of professional advisors. 'Reports from the field' on charitablewords.com include learnings, trends, tips, best practices and success stories.

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Charity Defense Council

Board and volunteer

Charity Defense Council, Social Venture Partners International,The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography and Film, Constella Fesitval of Music and Fine Arts, Memorial Hall trustees, Literacy Network, Wordplay literacy project in Northside, Cincinnati. Certified tutor of kids and adult speakers of other languages.

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University of Cincinnati

McMicken Professor of Journalism

Other adjunct assignments: Arizona State University, Michigan State University, University of South Dakota, University of California, Berkeley Summer Program for Minority Journalists.

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Gannett

Editor

Editor/VP Enquirer Media - daily Enquirer, 27 weeklies, niche publications, Cincinnati.com, 200+ social networking and community web sites. Previously, 30+ years as writer and editor at newspapers in Minnesota, South Dakota, Michigan, New York, Florida, Arizona and Washington, DC. Leadership positions with Associated Press Managing Editors, Society of Professional Journalists and judge for Pulitzer Prizes for Photography.

Career

Rochester Institute of Technology

M.S., Applied Science and Technology

St. Cloud State University

B.A., English

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

At 19, flunked out. Grew up on riverboat base in Vietnam. Came back and got a 4.0.