In a movement garnered by dozens of student newspapers across the country, April 25 was Save Student Newsrooms Day. Editorials were written, SPJ national put out an official press release in support of it, and our SPJ Region 3 director wrote his own editorial on the topic—but more on that later. SPJ Florida has been an advocate […]
Thank you to everyone who attended our annual election and celebration yesterday evening at Southport Raw Bar. A great night — click here for photos! Congratulations (and welcome!) to the new 2013 South Florida Society of Professional Journalists Board… SPJ South Florida Leadership Executive Officers President: Jason Parsley email@example.com Parsley is an award-winning reporter. He currently works as […]
Maybe you were at #ONA12 in San Francisco. Maybe you were at #EIJ12 in Fort Lauderdale. Or maybe you were stuck somewhere in between those coasts. Regardless, you probably missed some cool stuff.
The journalism elite have descended on Fort Lauderdale for the Radio Television Digital News Association and Society of Professional Journalists’ Excellence in Journalism 2012 national convention at the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa. Pre-convention workshops, breakout sessions and the Opening Business session began today and the convention will be in full-swing Friday morning. Full the complete […]
By Brandon Ballenger (p.p. SPJ South Florida’s board of directors) Social media offer SPJ an enormous and largely free opportunity to better recruit, engage, and serve its membership and the journalism community. It’s a chance to increase SPJ’s relevance through timely discussion and response to events concerning professional and student journalists, and to demonstrate our […]