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PCLI’s Bleyer Mentors Commack Journalism Student

PCLI board trustee and past president, Bill Bleyer, spent time speaking with the staff of The Courant at Commack High School. The editor in chief, Danielle Ranucci, is the youngest PCLI member to date, and is to Bill’s right in the group image. Ranucci helped coordinate Bleyer’s visit and her school’s involvement with PCLI and […]

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Event: Applying the Truth Test to the News

In an era when “fake news” is permeating and threatening to undermine society, strategies for helping determine whether what you read and watch is fact or fiction are critically important. This workshop, led by PCLI board member and Suffolk County Community College journalism instructor Carl Corry, will provide a roadmap. The American Society for Quality (Long Island) is […]

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Covering the Trump Campaign and White House

The Press Club of Long Island presents “Covering the Trump Campaign and White House,” a discussion on March 29, 2018. The panel will include: Emily Ngo, Newsday reporter who covered the first year of the Trump  administration James Klurfeld, Stony Brook University journalism professor who teaches “Press and the Presidency,” is former Newsday White House reporter, editorial page […]

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Press Club Hosting Community Journalism Forum at Stony Brook on April 5

The Press Club of Long Island will host its second annual talk, “Why a Community Newspaper Is a Great Place to Start — and Make — a Career in Journalism,” at Stony Brook University on April 5. The panel discussion will feature two of Long Island’s most distinguished community journalists, along with two SBU graduates who […]

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PCLI Launches New Internship Support Program

The board of the Press Club of Long Island has approved the creation of a new program to facilitate internships for college and high school students. PCLI will strive to match students with Long Island media outlets willing to take them on for either paid or non-paid internships. These could be during the summer, during […]

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