Journalism Groups Gather for Annual Holiday Mixer

  It’s that time of year! Come on out for a night of food, drinks, trivia, networking, and catching up with your friends at local journalism organizations: Society of Professional Journalists Florida National Association of Hispanic Journalists South Florida Online News Association South Florida South Florida Black Journalists Association Association of Healthcare Journalists National Press […]

Chapter Takes HS Journalists Into a Press Conference, Courtroom

SPJ Florida was proud to participate once again at the Florida Scholastic Press Association District 7 meet up on Nov. 10, where board members created a mock press conference and court room to teach high school journalists on-the-fly reporting and First Amendment cases. Between both, the board presented before nearly 100 students. In the first […]

Board Member Talks Women in Journalism, Loan A Drone

The NPPA Southeast Region teamed up with SPJ Florida and Chicas Poderosas to host an intimate, all-day workshop at TheVentureCity in Little Havana on Oct. 13. Throughout the day, photojournalists, videographers and other visual journalists networked and learned from one another. Carina Mask, a newcomer to the SPJ Florida board,  spoke to attendees about the […]

SPJ Florida Awarded Runner Up for Large Chapter of the Year

SPJ Florida was awarded runner up for Large Chapter of the Year by the national board. Announced at the Excellence in Journalism conference in Baltimore, Maryland, the chapter was specifically recognized for its Femme Freelance Fest, Drone Tour, Fake News Game Show, and Abuse in the Newsroom panel. Chapter President Christiana Lilly and Vice President […]