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 […]

Congrats 2017 Sunshine State Award Winners

The Sarasota Herald-Tribune took home 22 Sunshine State Awards — including eight first place spots — on Saturday, July 22 at the 23rd Annual Sunshine State Awards, held at the Newman Alumni Center at the University of Miami. Other big winners include the Sun Sentinel, Tampa Bay Times, and Miami Herald. See the full list […]

2017-2018 SPJ Florida Pro Nominating Slate

The SPJ Florida Professional Chapter’s annual election meeting is scheduled for the evening of Saturday, July 22, 2017, following the Sunshine State Awards ceremony in Miami. Meet the 2017-2018 Florida Pro Nominating Slate: Officers President: Christiana Lilly A web poster for Newsmax, Lilly also freelances and has been published in outlets like the Miami Herald’s Indulge magazine, […]