SPJVA board to meet Monday, Jan. 6

The SPJVA Board of Directors will meet via phone at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020. The tentative agenda is available for public viewing here. If any members have input for the agenda, please email virginiaprospj@gmail.com by 5 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2020. After that time, the agenda will be finalized and sent to the … Continue reading SPJVA board to meet Monday, Jan. 6

SPJVA board to meet Tuesday, Nov. 19

The SPJVA Board of Directors will meet via phone at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19. The tentative agenda is available for public viewing at http://bit.ly/spjva-agenda-111919. If any members have input for the agenda, please email virginiaprospj@gmail.com by midnight on Sunday, Nov. 17. Call-in number: +1 712-832-8330 OR +1 218-339-7800 OR +1 605-562-0400. Access Code: 675 1936 Any member … Continue reading SPJVA board to meet Tuesday, Nov. 19

Virginia Society of Professional Journalists names two new board members

November 12, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Society of Professional Journalists, Virginia Pro, virginiaprospj@gmail.com Virginia Society of Professional Journalists names two new board members RICHMOND - The Virginia Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists board of directors unanimously selected two members to fill vacancies on the board -- Bonnie Newman Davis and Mike … Continue reading Virginia Society of Professional Journalists names two new board members

Jeff South elected chapter president; seeking nominations for open positions

The Society of Professional Journalists, Virginia Pro Chapter board unanimously elected Jeff South, a professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, to serve as the 2019-20 chapter president. Jeff has been active in SPJ national leadership, is the advisor of the VCU SPJ campus chapter, involved in SPJ Virginia Pro, as well as our Virginia SPJ,SDX educational … Continue reading Jeff South elected chapter president; seeking nominations for open positions

SPJ members invited to ASJA Writers Conference in D.C.

SPJ members are invited to the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA) writers conference on Friday, Nov. 8 in Washington, D.C. This one-day conference is for nonfiction writers managing businesses in today's rapidly changing media world. Learn how to launch or expand your freelance business, land better clients, break into major publications and find … Continue reading SPJ members invited to ASJA Writers Conference in D.C.

2020 Journalism Fellowships

Society of Professional Journalists, Virginia Pro Chapter and Virginia SPJ, SDX Educational Foundation 2020 Journalism Fellowships The Virginia SPJ,SDX Educational Foundation offers two $1,500 cash fellowships in support of summer 2020 newsroom internships to current sophomores, juniors and seniors attending accredited Virginia colleges and universities. The internships must be at least six weeks’ full-time work … Continue reading 2020 Journalism Fellowships