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 […]

SPJ Florida Hosts Facebook Training for Orlando Media

Pro journalists throughout central Florida received a crash course in Facebook from an expert. On Nov. 1, SPJ Florida teamed up with leadership at the Orlando Sentinel to host a free, two hour workshop open to all local media. The session was hosted by Lynn Walsh — the Project Manager for the Trusting News Project and a […]

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 […]