Join the SPJ Florida board for our Jan. 11 meeting at 7 p.m. at the Panera Bread in Boca Raton. We’ll go over recent events, programs, and conferences, and more. Do you plan on coming and want to add something to the agenda? Email President Dori Zinn and let her know what you’re thinking! Can’t make Read More
Want Muslimedia to visit a mosque near you?
SPJ Florida is offering five $200 grants for SPJ chapters who seek a conversation with local journalists and Muslim leaders. The money pays for a very important meal, and we’ll help you with all the logistics. Find out what we did and how it went before you apply.
Deadline: 11:59 p.m., Monday, Jan. 2, 2017
The deadline for this grant has passed.
Questions? Contact SPJ Region 3 Director Michael Koretzky
SPJ Florida, along with help from Region 3 and SPJ FAU, hosted Muslimedia, an interactive panel between journalists, activists, and religious leaders to learn more about the Muslim community on Nov. 20 “I’m so proud of the initiative we started with this inaugural Muslimedia event,” said Emily Bloch, an SPJ Florida board member. “The conversations Read More
A blunt debate about the way journalists cover Muslims at home and abroad — in a mosque with a free lunch. Date: Sunday, Nov. 20 Times: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Place: Islamic Center of Boca Raton Cost: Nothing to attend, eat, listen, or talk Is the term “Islamic terrorist” accurate or offensive? When should reporters mention the Read More