Monthly Archive: May 2015


Mouth of the South | May 26th, 2015 | #, #
Bloch and tackle

Emily Bloch was just plagiarized. So why is she smiling?

Because the 21-year-old college editor proved a local reporter copied her story, proved he had done the same to others, and stood up to the publisher who vaguely threatened to sue her. Continue reading


Mouth of the South | May 3rd, 2015 | #, #
College Top 10

Meet the best college journalists in the South.

They’re the 2014 winners of the College Top 10, a unique journalism contest run by SPJ’s Green Eyeshade Awards – itself a unique contest. Continue reading


The Heartland Beat | May 2nd, 2015 | #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #, #
SPJ Region 7 launches 2016 SPJ fellowship for student/recently graduated SPJ members

For the past several months, a group of SPJ leaders has been working behind the scenes to develop an SPJ Region 7 fellowship exclusively for SPJ student members and members who have graduated recently. Continue reading