Arthur J. Snider

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Hall of Fame
1978

BA (1938); reported for the Chicago Daily News from 1946-1978; worked at Chicago Sun-Times from 1978-1980; won the Howard Blakeslee Award for excellence in reporting diseases of the heart and blood vessels (1967), the National Headliner Club's annual award for outstanding news story (1948); served as president of the National Association of Science Writers (1953), president of the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing (1966); inducted posthumously into the Chicago Journalism Hall of Fame (1982). Deceased.