SPJ R1C tickets now available!

The Society of Professional Journalists Region 1 Conference will take place on April 17-18 at Hofstra University. The annual conference brings together journalists, students and communication professionals from the northeast, offering lectures, panels, networking sessions and educational opportunities related to journalism. This event is open to professionals and students. NOTE: EARLY BIRD RATES END APRIL 1 […]

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Suffolk Police-Media Advisory panel debuts with PCLI help

A court-ordered committee designed to improve relations between Suffolk County police and local media after an officer improperly arrested a photojournalist held its first meeting recently. The Suffolk County Police-Media Advisory Committee has 17 members, including two Press Club of Long Island representatives. Seven journalists from various news organizations who were named to the committee […]

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Apply for scholarships and student journalism awards

The Press Club of Long Island will be honoring a number of student journalists from both high schools and colleges on Long Island. There are a number of awards categories and scholarships to apply for this year. The deadline to enter is March 1, so get your entries in before it’s too late! STUDENT JOURNALISM: Any […]

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Additions to PCLI Media Awards categories

There are some new additions to the PCLI Media Awards categories this year. New to this year’s awards: –High school journalism students can enter the student journalism categories –Addition of “best Long Island news radio station” –Addition of “interactive presentations” category for multimedia journalism –Addition of “best infographic” for visual journalism HAVE YOU ENTERED YET? […]

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Sample resume for review

During the SPJ Region 1 Conference you’ll have a chance to have your resume edited by professional journalists. But why wait? Start to get your existing resume in better shape right now by using the example below for style and structure … CLICK HERE to review sample resume! CLICK HERE to view the entire “How […]

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