It‚Äôs time again for the Press Club of Long Island‚Äôs Annual Media Awards Competition, recognizing outstanding work in print, broadcast and online journalism in 2013. The competition was reorganized in 2013 with new divisions and categories. All entries again will be submitted online at BetterBNC.com
The Press Club of Long Island hosted an internship panel discussion on Nov. 6 at Stony Brook University, in which intern advisors at Newsday, Patch, Hamptons.com and News 12 Long Island offered tips on what it takes to land a journalism internship and make a lasting, positive impression.
Robert Freeman, the Executive Director of the NYS Committee on Open Government, gave a presentation hosted by the Press Club of Long Island Thursday. Email FOI requests accepted by agencies since 2006 by state law are a boon for reporters and the public, he said.
The Press Club of Long Island, the local chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, announced the winners of its 2013 Media Awards contest at its annual awards dinner June 5 at the Woodbury Country Club.