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SPJ Florida urges FIU to revise Athletics Media Relations Policy

A public university’s athletic media relations policy is violating both the First and Fifth Amendment — and student media along with its coverage is suffering because of it.

SPJ Florida Talks With Active Voice Fellow, Melissa Gomez

Student journalists don’t have full First Amendment rights, and New Voices is working to change that.

SPJ Region 3 Convention – An Unconventional Success

What's "fair use," and when can I use a photo from MySpace in a story? How much emphasis should I put on certain words when I report on camera? Do I have enough experience listed on my resume? What's it like to be a journalist in countries that deny civil liberties? These questions and many, many more were answered at this year's Society of Professional Journalist's Region 3 Convention...