The Society of Professional Journalists, Virginia Pro Chapter, seeks nominations for its George Mason Award, presented annually since 1964 to journalists and others who have supported freedom of the press and made significant contributions to Virginia journalism.
Gov. Tim Kaine is the guest speaker at the Virginia Pro Chapter’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Tuesday, April 22, in Richmond. Please join us as we honor the chapter’s contributions to Virginia journalism as well as our George Mason Award winner David Poole, founder of the Virginia Public Access Project. We need you to be thereContinue reading “Help Us Celebrate our 50th: April 22, 2008”
The Virginia Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists presents * Mike Allen Chief Political Correspondent Politico.com Followed by a happy hour at Capital Ale House. * Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2008 6:30-7:30 p.m. Richmond Times-Dispatch 300 E. Franklin St. * Please join us in welcoming Mike Allen back to Richmond. The chief political correspondentContinue reading “On the Trail With Mike Allen”
We’re trying to spread the word to Virginia’s colleges and universities — their journalism professors, advisers and deserving students — about our 2008 Richmond SPJ/SDX Foundation Scholarships. Two scholarships worth $2,000 each are available to outstanding college journalists attending an accredited Virginia college or university. Applications must be postmarked no later than April 1. WinnersContinue reading “Help Us Give Out Money!”
VCU Fast-Track Master’s Degree in Multimedia Journalism The VCU School of Mass Communications will launch in summer 2008 a fast-track immersion M.S. degree in mass communications with a concentration in Multimedia Journalism that will prepare students to work in a highly competitive multiple platform news environment. The program is designed for recent graduates who haveContinue reading “VCU Launching Journalism Grad Program”