Monthly Archive: September 2015
The Cincinnati chapter will host “Words & Images: A Media Debrief and Community Conversation” on Oct. 8 to discuss a high-profile July police shooting and the media’s coverage of it. Continue reading
EIJ15 was a whirlwind of words, words and more words. I’ll get to those soon — but today, 48 hours after re-entry to the Day Job — the best I can manage is a photo mashup. Continue reading
At Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, the private liberal arts school is in the middle of a very public controversy. Continue reading
Western Tales | September 20th, 2015 | #Uncategorized
SPJ names San Diego pro chapter of the year and 4 other Orlando highlights
Greetings from Orlando, where I’ve found Stone IPA at the hotel bar and amazing passion and inspiration in many journalism conversations.
Here are five highlights from a regional perspective, starting with one I am super proud of. Continue reading
Kevin Smith sits on the board of SPJ’s foundation, called Sigma Delta Chi. Yesterday, he endorsed a candidate for SPJ office. Continue reading
Western Tales | September 15th, 2015 | #Uncategorized
Excellence in Journalism is our goal every day but it’s our destination now
EIJ15 is finally here, everyone! Who’s excited about it? Yeah, me, too.
I hope to see everyone in Orlando this weekend, where the weather will be Floridian, the sessions will be phenomenal, the board business will be … board business, and the national board elections will run from Friday at 5 p.m. Continue reading
You can win a national SPJ office by just a handful of the few hundred ballots cast online, because most of SPJ’s 7,200 members don’t vote. Continue reading