SPJ Florida Wins Chapter of the Year Award Second Year in a Row

The Florida chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists won the coveted “Chapter of the Year” award for the second year in a row and for the fourth time in eight years. “I love this award because it shows how amazing this board is at creating and continuing effective programs and events to educate journalists, […]

Win registration to ‘Crafting Data Stories’

Want to hone your data skills? Want to do it for FREE? SPJ Florida is giving one FREE registration to an online course: “Crafting Data Stories.” The six-week course is taught online by Heather Krause and begins Sept. 18. In this course, students will learn how to enhance their reporting by including vital data. The […]

SPJ Florida Hosting Session at Transgender Conference

DUE TO HURRICANE IRMA, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED.  We will update with a new place and time as soon as possible, thank you! With more transgender actors in Hollywood, the recent military ban, and bathroom bills, how well is the media covering the transgender community? SPJ Florida invites you to an open discussion for […]

SPJ Florida Endorses Two Chapter Members for National Office

The SPJ Florida board voted to endorse two chapter members who are running for national SPJ officer positions. Jason Parsley, who also served on the board and is an active volunteer, is running for president-elect. Michele Boyet, who serves on the SPJ Florida board of directors, is running for the role of at-large director. “Michele […]