2016 PCLI Media Guide is available

The Press Club of Long Island has just released its annual Media Guide. This must-have booklet is for publicists, business organizations, Chambers of Commerce, College PR departments, and anyone who wants to reach the Long Island Media. Listings include contact information for media throughout Long Island with names, phone numbers, email and mailing addresses for […]

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PCLI Event: Insider look at Sagamore Hill

A Rare Opportunity For PCLI Members and Their Guests The Press Club of Long Island is offering a tour of Sagamore Hill, Theodore Roosevelt’s home in Cove Neck, after its three-year $10-million restoration with curator Susan Sarna, who oversaw the massive project. There will also be a tour of Sagamore Hill National Historic Site’s archives […]

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PCLI member gives Hempstead students their voice back

Hofstra University Adjunct Professor Scott Brinton, a longtime Press Club of Long Island member, initiated a community journalism class at the university this fall. He brought six graduate students –– Sakeenah Benjamin, Kimberly Charles, Joié Johnson-Walker, Nakeem Grant, Rohanie Parbhoo and Weina Shan –– to Hempstead High School every Thursday for six weeks to help […]

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Hofstra announces Robert W. Greene-PCLI scholarship winner

Medea Girordano is this year’s recipient of Hofstra University’s Robert W. Greene-Press Club of Long Island Scholarship. Here she talks a little about herself and how the scholarship – funded by PCLI primarily with other individual donors pitching in – has made a difference in her education and career plans: I am a senior journalism […]

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Volunteers needed for Mark of Excellence judging

There are openings to judge the SPJ Region 1 Mark of Excellence Awards. Annually, the Society of Professional Journalists presents the Mark of Excellence Awards, honoring the best in student journalism. The awards offer categories for print, radio, television and online collegiate journalism. Entries are first judged on the regional level. First place regional winners […]

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