Archive for February, 2015

PCLI extends Media Awards deadline has expired

The deadline for the PCLI Media Awards has expired! Good luck to everyone this summer at the awards dinner. ORIGINAL POST The awards will presented at a dinner on June 4 at the Woodbury Country Club. Journalists can enter submissions under the following divisions of categories: narrative, video, radio, visual, social media, student journalism, and […]

SPJ Region 1 Conference at a glance

Sign up by April 1 to take advantage of early bird rates. CLICK HERE TO GET TICKETS! On-site registration opens on Friday, April 17 at 11:30 a.m. Panels and resume critiques will fill the afternoon. There will be an opening-night reception Friday at 5:30 p.m.  at the top of the Hofstra Library with great views. The conference continues all day Saturday with […]

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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. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO ON THE […]

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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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