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John Kominicki, LI Journalism Hall of Famer, dies at 62

The Press Club of Long Island is sad to learn about the passing of John Kominicki. He died this week after a brief battle with stomach cancer. He was 62. Kominicki, who was most recently publisher of Long Island Press, had served as publisher of Long Island Business News for 15 years, and was inducted […]

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2018 SPJ Region 1 Conference: Philly, April 20-22

For those anxiously awaiting information about the 2018 SPJ Region 1 Conference … it will take place April 20-22 at Template University in Philadelphia. There will be a mixer on Friday evening with regular workshops and lecture sessions on Saturday, as well as the annual Mark of Excellence Awards and auction.  Sessions will continue on […]

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Interested in PCLI Poetry Slam? Speak Up!

Long Island has been home to a number of the great journalist/poets, including William Cullen Bryant and Walt Whitman. The Press Club of Long Island is interested in hosting a poetry slam by journalists for journalists. Open up your creativity and speak your mind in a prolific and passionate way like never before. If you’re […]

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Calling All Volunteers!

ARE YOU READY TO MENTOR AND INSPIRE THE NEXT GENERATION OF JOURNALISTS? For the past nine years, the School of Journalism at Stony Brook University has enrolled some of the most talented high school journalists from Long Island, Queens and Brooklyn in a summer boot camp called the Robert W. Greene Summer Institute for High School Journalists. […]

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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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