Monthly Archive: September 2013
One of the more interesting issues that came up at the SPJ National Convention in Anaheim was whether the Society of Professional Journalists should change its name. Continue reading
Rocky Mountain SPJ | September 28th, 2013 | #Regional Conference
What do you want out of regional conference next year?
Next year’s regional conference will be March 28-30 in Salt Lake City. As we discussed at our regional meeting, we will be doing it at the BYU Salt Lake Center, which is easily accessible from the TRAX light-rail system. Continue reading
This is going to sound ridiculous at first.
An SPJ chapter in Florida is raising money for a troubled reporter in Chicago – even though he hasn’t asked for the help, and even though a judge might not allow it. Continue reading
I’ve mentioned five reasons to change SPJ’s name. Here are five excuses not to.
1. It’ll cost too much.
2. It won’t lure new members and will scare off existing ones. Continue reading
Even though I have a penis, I can join the National Organization for Women.
And even though I have very little pigment, I can join the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Continue reading