2018-2019 SPJ Florida Pro Nominating Slate

The SPJ Florida Professional Chapter’s annual election meeting is scheduled for the evening of Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, following the Sunshine State Awards ceremony in Miami. Meet the 2018-2019 Florida Pro Nominating Slate: Officers President: Christiana Lilly The web editor at Boca magazine, Lilly also freelances and has been published in outlets like the Miami Herald’s Indulge […]

F@%# Words With Friends Returns July 28

In a time of autocorrect and spell check, even journalists have lost touch of their roots. SPJ realizes we all have a problem — now we’re going to fix it. We’ll start by forcing you to forget everything you’ve learned about your smartphones and tablets. No easy shortcuts will work here. This Scrabble tournament at […]

Minutes from June 20, 2018

SPJ Florida Board of Directors Meeting 7 p.m. | Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Boca Magazine Main Office | Boca Raton THE BOARD Christiana Lilly, President Abbi Perry, Executive Vice President Ryan Dailey (via chat), VP for membership Emily Bloch, Vice President of Programming Brendon Lies, Secretary Chris Persaud, Treasurer Dori Zinn, Immediate Past President DIRECTORS […]

Board Member Weighs in on Newsroom Stress During IRE Conference

SPJ Florida board member Lulu Ramadan took part in a candid and needed panel discussion on journalism and stress management at the Investigative Reporters and Editors conference in Orlando from June 14 to 17. The panel, called “Under pressure: Coping with stress, and knowing you’re not alone,” featured three journalists in different stages of their […]