SPJ Florida Hosting a Panel on Abuse in the Newsroom

Space is limited, register now! The list of men accused of sexually harassing or abusing their female employees and colleagues is seemingly endless: Matt Lauer, Bill O’Reilly, Mark Halperin, Jann Wenner, Roger Ailes. The news came to light this last fall when scores of women came forward with their personal stories. In November 2017, SPJ President Rebecca […]

All Star Pitch

SPJ Florida’s All Star Pitch event will get a bunch of hiring editors in one room (with beer!) and participants can pitch them their best. All our welcome, free to attend! This freelance fair on steroids will give writers a chance to chat with local editors from publications including Fort Lauderdale Magazine, Gulfstream Media Group, Boca […]

Fake News Tallahassee Takeover 

  Last year, SPJ Florida introduced its Fake News Game Show to the public — letting journalists and non-journalists alike take part in a round of news trivia. Now, we’re bringing it to the state capital. Through a partnership with The Tallahassee Democrat, we’ll be holding the city’s first-ever Fake News Game Show on Feb. 16. […]

January freelancer lunch meetup

Freelancing can get lonely. If you want a good reason to go out in public, why not hang/commiserate with your fellow South Florida Freelancers? Come on out to Warsaw Coffee Company for a lunch meet up. There’s no agenda, no speaker. Just dish. Talk about whatever you like. Got questions? Check out our Facebook event or email […]

Journalism Holiday Bash

Sources giving you the cold shoulder? Or maybe your deadlines are giving you some heat? For one night, we’re helping you escape. On Dec. 15, SPJ Florida is co-sponsoring the annual Journalism Holiday Bash alongside the South Florida NAHJ, ONA and Black Journalists Association chapters. And because we had to make things interesting, we’re hosting it […]