IRE Event: 2017 Long Island, NY Watchdog Workshop

This training will offer several of our core sessions that will improve your ability to find information on the Web quickly, and point you to key documents and data that will help you add depth to your daily work and produce quick-hit enterprise stories. These sessions are designed for reporters, editors, and producers from small, […]

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PCLI approves new scholarship donations

The Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) board has agreed to increase its donation for the Robert W. Greene Summer Institute at Stony Brook from $1,000 to $3,000 this year to help the university increase the number of high school students attending from 18 to 24 with an added emphasis on minority and disadvantaged students. […]

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Media Awards Deadline Extended to March 20

The Press Club of Long Island is now accepting entries for its annual Media Awards contest honoring outstanding journalism on the island. The deadline is now March 20! The awards will presented at a dinner in June. Journalists can enter submissions under the following divisions of categories: narrative, video, radio, visual, social media, student journalism, […]

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Save the Date: 2017 Region 1 Conference

UPDATE Reminder: The SPJ Region 1 Conference is April 7-8. You can learn more by reading the note below, as well as checking out the newly updated SPJR1C website! We hope to see a strong turnout from Press Club of Long Island members. ORIGINAL The Deadline Club is proud to be host of the 2017 […]

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The media are not an ‘Enemy of the People’

Dear President Trump, Decades before our Founding Fathers gathered in Philadelphia to define the limits of government through a new constitution, the concept of an unabridged press had already become part of the American character. The colonists threw off the shackles of British law, paving the way for press freedoms that had never existed before […]

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