SPJ Florida co-hosts panel on covering disasters

With hurricane season officially over, SPJ Florida joined with fellow journalism groups in South Florida to host a discussion about our reporting of natural disasters and their aftermath. Hosted with the South Florida Black Journalists Association and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists South Florida chapter, speakers were varied in their experience in different media, […]

Trans activists, journalists discuss coverage issues

First published by South Florida Gay News. Transgender life stories and community issues were discussed last Thursday evening inside a petite gallery space on Wilton Drive. “Transgender Community and the Media” panelists included Emery Grant, director of community engagement for the Stonewall National Museum Museum & Archives, Tiffany Arieagus, supervisor of SunServe’s HOPWA (Housing Opportunities for Persons […]

Minutes from Dec. 6, 2017

Minutes from Dec. 6, 2017 SPJ Florida Board of Directors Meeting 7 p.m. | Wednesday, December 6, 2017 South Florida Gay News | Fort Lauderdale   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, […]

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 […]