Save the Date: SPJ Region 1 Conference April 21-22 at Roger Williams University – Press Club of Long Island
Save the Date: SPJ Region 1 Conference April 21-22 at Roger Williams University
Roger Williams University, Bristol, Rhode Island. (By Kenneth C. Zirkel. CC BY-SA 4.0)
The SPJ Region 1 Conference, which promises to be a wonderful event for both professional and student journalists, will be hosted by the Roger Williams University journalism program and SPJ student chapter along with Connecticut SPJ. It will be held April 21-22, 2023, at Roger Williams University in Bristol, Rhode Island.
The Friday, April 21, programming will include a selection of afternoon sessions in addition to an evening reception at the beautiful Roger Williams University Sailing Center. On Saturday, April 22, the conference will offer a full day of important journalism sessions, including a keynote speaker of high interest, and the announcement of the winners of the Mark of Excellence Awards.
There are several wonderful hotels, motels, inns and bed & breakfasts in the Greater Newport area, and some are located very near the Roger Williams University campus. Check PCLI.org or spjr1c.org this winter for more details and hotel rates.