Monthly Archive: October 2011


Stay Tuned: Scenes From Studio SPJ | October 4th, 2011 | #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #
A surprise Pulitzer

Amy Ellis Nutt of the Star-Ledger of New Jersey was our guest on a recent episode of Studio SPJ.

 Nutt talked about her story “The Wreck of the Lady Mary,” which won the Pulitzer Prize for feature writing in April. Continue reading


Write Rite | October 3rd, 2011 | #
Support for Milwaukee photojournalist Clinton Fillinger

When I found out last month that Clinton Fillinger, a photojournalist at the WITI-TV, the FOX affiliate in Milwaukee, was arrested while filming the scene of a fire, I was outraged.  Continue reading


Write Rite | October 3rd, 2011 | #
A Whirlwind of Activity at EIJ11 in New Orleans!

National conventions are one of my favorite parts about being an SPJ board member and Region 6 director.  I recently returned from the first Excellence in Journalism convention in New Orleans, the first joint convention with SPJ and RTDNA.  Continue reading