The SPJ Virginia Pro Chapter presented the 2021 George Mason Award to Beth Macy, the former Roanoke Times journalist who has written Dopesick and other best-sellers, on April 9 at the O. Winston Link & History Museum of Western Virginia in Roanoke.
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SPJ Virginia Pro Chapter elects officers, directors for 2022-23
SPJVA members have elected the chapter’s officers and filled six seats on its board of directors for terms beginning July 1. Here are the results of the online balloting conducted in May.
3 Virginia college students awarded summer journalism fellowships
Two students at Virginia Commonwealth University and one at the University of Richmond have been named 2022 summer newsroom fellows by the Virginia SPJ,SDX Educational Foundation.
Nominees for officer and director positions for 2022-23
From May 23-30, our chapter will hold an election to fill officer positions and seats on the board. Here are the nominees, who would take office beginning July 1
Don’t miss the Beth Macy award ceremony
Beth Macy, the former Roanoke Times journalist who has written Dopesick and other best-sellers, will receive the SPJ Virginia Pro Chapter’s highest honor — the George Mason Award — at a ceremony on April 9 in Roanoke. You can attend the presentation in person or online.