Judges Wanted for PCLI Pro Awards Swap

It’s that time of year! We need your help judging award entries of talented journalists from Oklahoma. Each year the Press Club of Long Island swaps its awards with another SPJ pro chapter from around the country. This year we’re working with the Oklahoma Pro Chapter and we’re excited to dive in and help judge […]

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Participant in PCLI-funded journalism institute helps found student newspaper

Photo by Scott Brinton/Herald Michael Romero and Stuart Richner, at left, led a tour of Herald Community Newspapers for students from the Crescent School on Dec. 13. One of the students, Momna Choudry, front, left row, was inspired to suggest starting a student newspaper at the school by a summer institute at Hofstra University, partly […]

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Press Club throws a Holiday Party

More than 60 journalists and journalism students attended the Press Club of Long Island’s annual Holiday Party on Dec. 12 at the beautiful Watermill Caterers in Smithtown. Below are some images of the fun. The evening included a full buffet dinner, salad bar and ice cream bar. Send us your favorite pics at PressClubofLI@gmail.com, and […]

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Press Club panel focuses on newsroom leadership

Photo by Christina Daly Members of the leadership panel included, from left, Scott Brinton, Joseph Shaw, Debbie Henley and Mark Lukasiewicz. Confidence and empathy are key character traits that any newsroom manager must possess, members of a Press Club of Long Island panel on leadership agreed during a Nov. 29 talk at Newsday in Melville. […]

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Society of Professional Journalists Region 1 joins Press Club in decrying News 12 staffing cuts

Region 1 of the Society of Professional Journalists joins the Press Club of Long Island in opposition to any planned newsroom staffing cuts at News 12 Networks. SPJ has been informed by the Dolan family, founders of News 12 Networks, that their sale of the networks included a promise from Altice USA that staffing levels […]

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