Monthly Archive: April 2011

River Region SPJ | April 22nd, 2011 | #, #, #
Hooray for new SPJ chapters

Please join me in belated congratulations to the Harding University and the McNeese State University campus chapters of SPJ.

SPJ’s national board met last weekend, April 16, and approved the charters of six previously provisional chapters — one of which was Harding University — pending receipt of the chapters’ annual reports. Continue reading

River Region SPJ | April 21st, 2011 | #
Chapter fund-raising tips

Region 12 chapter leaders,

Here are some tips from Regions 4 & 5 on finding sponsors for a regional conference. They could also apply for major events where you’re trying to attract a broader audience. Continue reading

Write Rite | April 18th, 2011 | #
Notes from SPJ Spring Board Meeting

The SPJ Board of Directors met this past weekend for its annual spring board meeting in Indianapolis.  We had a great, spirited discussion on several key topics. Continue reading

Write Rite | April 11th, 2011 | #
Three Region 6 Schools Celebrating the First Amendment

The First Amendment will be getting a lot of attention on three campuses in Region 6 in the next few weeks. I’d like to share details of those events with you here. Continue reading

Write Rite | April 11th, 2011 | #, #, #, #, #
Another Successful Midwest Journalism Conference in the Books!

It’s Monday and I’m still buzzing with excitement over the success of our Midwest Journalism Conference! If you were able to attend, I hope you had a great time and learned a lot! Continue reading

Write Rite | April 4th, 2011 | #
Midwest Journalism Conference is Almost Here!

Can you believe the Midwest Journalism Conference is just a few days away? Our organizers have been working incredibly hard to bring you two days of informative and enlightening sessions to improve your journalism skills and bring SPJ members from around the region together! Continue reading