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Enter Now: 2019 PCLI Media Awards Now Open!

The Press Club of Long Island is now accepting entries for its annual Media Awards contest honoring outstanding journalism on the Island. The awards will presented at a dinner in June. Journalists can enter submissions under the following divisions of categories: narrative, video, radio, visual, social media, student journalism, and special awards and scholarships. Each […]

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Tickets on sale for Region 1 Conference in Boston April 5-6

The New England Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists will hold the annual Region 1 Conference at Northeastern University from April 5-6. You can register by clicking here. The Press Club of Long Island is a proud chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, and our chapter falls in Region 1. Please help […]

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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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