SPJ Florida Board Travels to Dallas for College Media Convention

Last week, SPJ Florida board members traveled to Texas — armed with both fake blood and fake news. Vice President of Programming Emily Bloch, Board of Directors member Michele Boyet, and Student Representative Kerri-Marie Covington attended the 2017 ACP/CMA Fall National College Media Convention in Dallas, Texas from Oct. 26 to 29 to educate students […]

Minutes from Oct. 18, 2017

Minutes from Oct. 18, 2017 SPJ Florida Board of Directors Meeting 7 p.m. | Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Sun Sentinel Media Group | Deerfield Beach   THE BOARD Christiana Lilly, President Abbi, Executive Vice President Ryan (via chat), VP for membership Emily Bloch, Vice President of Programming Brendon Lies, Secretary Chris Persaud, Treasurer Dori Zinn, […]

SPJ Florida brings back freelancer lunch for November

SPJ Florida hosted its first freelance lunch in October, and will be bringing back the hang out on Nov. 8 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. So come on out and eat with your fellow South Florida freelance journalists! Share tips, pitches, critiques, complaints, contacts, or just vent. We’ll meet at Funky Buddha in Oakland Park at […]

The transgender community and the media discussion coming Nov. 30

With more transgender actors in Hollywood, the impending military ban, and so-called “bathroom bills,” how well is the media covering the transgender community? SPJ Florida and the Stonewall National Museum & Archives invite you to an open discussion on how we can better serve the community in our reporting on Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. […]

Join SPJ Florida for its first freelancer lunch meet up

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 Funky Buddha Brewery 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 […]