PCLI to host socially distant social at historic Fort Hill Estate Aug. 22

Join the Press Club of Long Island on Aug. 22 for a socially distant summer social gathering at the historic Fort Hill Estate in Lloyd Harbor. The event, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., is open to PCLI members and their guests. It will include a box lunch and tour of the 10-acre neo-Gothic William […]

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Two dozen attend virtual panel on staying safe while covering protests

Roughly 25 Long Island journalists attended a virtual discussion on the challenges confronted by reporters during times of conflict, hosted by the Press Club of Long Island on July 9. The panel primarily examined the recent Black Lives Matter protests, at which police and demonstrators have, at times, assaulted reporters. Panelists offered concrete tips for […]

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PCLI to host Covid-19 forum with Hofstra, looking at effect on communities of color

The Press Club of Long Island is proud to partner with Hofstra University’s Lawrence Herbert School of Communication to host an online forum, “The Other Pandemic: Systemic Racism and the Impact of the Covid-19 Crisis on Communities of Color on Long Island.” For details on how to register, see below. This virtual town hall, to be […]

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Deadline Extended, PCLI Awards Date Changed

UPDATE: Due to recent events related to COVID-19, the PCLI Media Awards deadline has been extended to June 1 and the awards ceremony will now take place on October 7. Journalists can enter submissions under the following divisions of categories: Narrative, Video, Digital, Radio, Visual, Student Journalism, and Special Awards and Scholarships. Each division includes categories organized by topic. You […]

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Alert: PCLI Cancels 2020 SPJ Region 1 Conference

Because of concerns about travel and large gatherings during the coronavirus outbreak, the Press Club of Long Island is canceling the Society of Professional Journalists Northeast Regional Conference scheduled for March 20-21. Several colleges have instructed their faculty not to bring students to conferences for the time being. And some speakers and registrants have voiced concern about attending. […]

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