Join Us! We’re Having a Diversity Mixer Oct. 19 in Fort Lauderdale

SPJ Florida will partner with local journalism organizations to host a diversity mixer. Join local journalists and friends to celebrate Diversity Month and LGBT History Month. Enjoy lite bites and appetizers courtesy of Mod Wine Lounge. Who: SPJ Florida – Florida Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists SFBJA – South Florida Black Journalists Association NAHJ […]

A Letter From the President

  This week, our chapter won the most coveted team award in the society: Chapter of the Year. We have now won this award three times in eight years. No other chapter has ever done this.* Not only are we now a three-time award-winning chapter, we are officially the only chapter in Florida. As two others […]

SPJ Florida Pro Running Three Major Sessions at #EIJ16

Aside from a solid slate that’s running for the national SPJ board, Florida Pro has three chapter-sponsored sessions at the Excellence in Journalism conference this year. The convention, Sept. 18-20 in New Orleans, features dozens of sessions covering everything from ethics, digital media, freelance, and tons more. SPJ Florida Pro has three sessions either created […]

SPJ Florida Endorses Refresh Slate

The SPJ Florida board has unanimously approved to endorse three SPJ Florida members, including two board members, that are running for national SPJ office. Last month, the board voted to endorse the SPJ Refresh slate: Jason Parsley, Chris Delboni, and Emily Bloch. “All three of these candidates have a long history of experience in the […]

Minutes from Aug. 17 2016

MEETING MINUTES SPJ Florida Board of Directors Meeting 7 p.m. | Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016 Panera Bread | Boca Raton Dori Zinn, president Christiana Lilly, executive vice president Jason Parsley, membership vice president Kathleen Devaney, programs vice president Christopher Persaud, treasurer Abbi Perry, secretary Brandon Ballenger, immediate past president absent Michele Boyet, director absent Aurora […]