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Student Testimonial on Robert W. Greene Summer Institute for High School Journalists

Joseph Sweeney, an incoming senior at Miller Place High School, wrote a letter to Howard Schneider, the dean of Stony Brook’s School of Journalism, about his experience at the Robert W. Greene Summer Institute for High School Journalists. We’re so pleased that Joseph have a wonderful experience and we want to share his letter: “I […]

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PCLI Open Records Report Coverage Rundown

Over the last few months there has been considerable coverage of the Press Club of Long Island’s inaugural Open Records Report. In case you missed it, here is a refresher. Here is a run down of some links related to the media coverage from PCLI’s work: LI Herald: Press Club grades local governments on transparency […]

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Hofstra hosts PCLI-funded Journalism Institute

Ten students — eight from Elmont Memorial High School and two from Hempstead High — recently took part in Hofstra University’s annual High School Summer Journalism Institute, led by Professors Scott Brinton and Peter Goodman, the institute’s co-directors. The program was funded by grants from the New York Press Association and Press Club of Long […]

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PCLI Supports SBU’S Robert W. Greene Summer Institute

PCLI is a longtime sponsor of Stony Brook University’s Robert W. Greene Summer Institute for High School Journalists.  This year we increased our funding to help expand the program from 20 to 25 students to increase the outreach to New York City students and minority applicants. PCLI board members Bill Bleyer, Carl Corry and David North […]

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PCLI Hosts News Literacy Workshop, Looks to Expand Training on Long Island

The Press Club of Long Island hosted Stony Brook Dean Howard Schneider and Jonathan Anzalone, the assistant director for the Center for News Literacy, for a workshop about news literacy on Tuesday night at Newsday. The Press Club is hoping to launch a news literacy training program, and it is looking to interest members in […]

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