SPJ SoFla Sponsors First Amendment Foundation Sunshine Seminar October 16

Time is running out to register for this year’s Sunshine Seminar presented by the First Amendment Foundation. SPJ South Florida is sponsoring the event on October 16 in Deerfield Beach and SPJ members receive a discounted price of $10. Make sure you to put “SPJ South Florida” in the membership box when you register. Each year the […]

2012 FCPA Award Winners Announced

2012 Florida College Press Association Awards College Journalist of the Year – finalists are listed in alphabetical order 1. Steven Gallo, University of Florida 2. Gideon Grudo, Florida Atlantic University All winners are listed with first place first, followed by second and third place, if applicable. College Newspaper 1. The Current – Ashley Daniels , Max Martinez , Tracy Crow […]

South Florida wins big in Region 3 Mark of Excellence awards

Students from three SoFla. schools snatched 13 MOEs Three universities in South Florida have won major awards in this year’s Mark of Excellence competition. Entrants came from all over SPJ’s region 3, including Florida, Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina. The honorees were awarded certificates on March 24 during the Spring Conference at the University of Florida […]

No Free Lunch at University of Tampa

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch — and at the First Amendment Free Food Festival a delicious meal comes at a cost: your rights. Last Monday, SPJ Vice President Michele Boyet and newly-elected SPJ national student board member Gideon Grudo traveled to University of Tampa to help put on the award-winning event. The FAFFF originated […]