2018-19 PCLI Officers, Board Slate

Any SPJ/PCLI member within good standing is eligible to submit their name to run for election and serve on the board of trustees of the Press Club of Long Island. The annual vote and election takes place during the annual PCLI Media Awards, which will be held this year on June 7 at Woodbury Country […]

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Get Your PCLI Media Awards Tickets!

The 2018 PCLI Media Awards dinner will take place on Thursday, June 7 at Woodbury Country Club. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the awards presentation will be around 7:30 p.m. PCLI Media Award finalists will be announced the week of May 7! Powered by Eventbrite

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Press Club Hosts Community Journalism Forum

The Press Club of Long Island hosted 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 featured two of Long Island’s most distinguished community journalists, along with an SBU graduate who recently began their […]

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Covering the Trump Campaign and White House

The Press Club of Long Island hosted a panel on “Covering the Trump Campaign and White House,” on March 29, 2018. The panel included: 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 […]

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LI Journalism Hall of Famer, Les Payne, Dies

Longtime Newsday journalist Les Payne, a Pulitzer Prize winner who was a champion for racial equality, died unexpectedly Monday night at his home in Harlem, his family said. He was 76. Payne was inducted to the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame in 2016. He worked at Newsday from 1969-2006 and won a Pulitzer Prize […]

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