Save the Date: Doing Journalism Under Fire

Description: The Press Club of Long Island will host a virtual discussion on the challenges confronted by reporters during times of conflict. The panel will discuss covering demonstrations on reopening the economy after the coronavirus and Black Lives Matter protests, at which police and demonstrators have, at times, assaulted reporters. The panel was inspired by […]

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PCLI to host Covid-19 forum with Hofstra, looking at effect on communities of color

The Press Club of Long Island is proud to partner with Hofstra University’s Lawrence Herbert School of Communication to host an online forum, “The Other Pandemic: Systemic Racism and the Impact of the Covid-19 Crisis on Communities of Color on Long Island.” For details on how to register, see below. This virtual town hall, to be […]

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Alert: PCLI Cancels 2020 SPJ Region 1 Conference

Because of concerns about travel and large gatherings during the coronavirus outbreak, the Press Club of Long Island is canceling the Society of Professional Journalists Northeast Regional Conference scheduled for March 20-21. Several colleges have instructed their faculty not to bring students to conferences for the time being. And some speakers and registrants have voiced concern about attending. […]

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PCLI hosts work-life balance panel

The three speakers and moderator of the Press Club of Long Island’s recent panel discussion — “A high-wire balancing act: Do journalism and family mix?” — all agreed: There really isn’t such a thing as balance between work and family. One or the other dominate your life at any given time. The Press Club of […]

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Congratulations, Carol Silva, upon your retirement from News 12

All of us at the Press Club of Long Island wish to congratulate Carol Silva — a 2019 inductee into the PCLI Hall of Fame — upon your retirement from News 12 on Dec. 20. You are an icon of Long Island journalism and an inspiration to the generations of journalists who will follow you!! […]

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