SPJ Leads http://www.spj.org/ SPJ Delivers Today's Media News en-us Copyright 2006 Society of Professional Journalists 1440 SPJ Leads: June 20, 2018 http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=596 <em>“We’re taught to write with understanding about complex issues, but we also need real people speaking. I think we can teach credibility without reinforcing stereotypes.” - Rachel Grant, who holds a doctorate in journalism and will soon be a professor at Xavier University, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNXntqxfa8Ruw2oTQrFog3khZQmng1adTiQtSBrtKA67gM3ADOZr3dTuPFdn0bKvggOgxgHy7iDM2yHmUbmNMXZQq_dX7wGFYEZBeDpOTn-GKckdof9URgCJ01ampVdQs5dza3Cs7cjgrpdECgGXyy42aOuOuuJlOZsqEx3NwPKdNENRFKgzxeUQ==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener"> on studying journalism in an age of news fatigue. </a></em><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> City Bureau, a small, 3-year-old nonprofit journalism lab in Chicago whose mission is to diversify news coverage, just received some major news: <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNZSAqHgCLlzDLqNFbbOKCesx5z2RJ5k8-aimSwE9icPv68lfdL4VZ36_fclAQ6IP-7baOnH3onDtRcPzijLxYVifDK8PErFtCLobwagSfRWbhZa5WuRuLg4Ep03z_jhJZ&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener"> a $1 million grant</a> from the John D. and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNgoUlITNLZYsKtcflNXOtGAv96hHRejJdC5_250Vfc5rUaMfX6Jmyg9OES_Yv1THJkxkrJpd2xlfpHaFRmu947fYrGT9iKLIJh0z9sW47S4RPY5z_s1LKsnHJ9Ja0M0eRwchoBNntmwgpGrvE2reBkK4QDt4AlSmSGKaVCh6j0sk=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Catherine T. MacArthur</a> Foundation.<br> <br> The buzzword “crypto” is now being associated with more than an online currency. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNcyHW0efpLjL0HyfmxkXZLQN0rG0cFnE_T62UURwrj_8iKDCP3Tv54Z9nIJpsxOf5mTakNjBuY2G_NdUk5PVcq2Z67RpDNTjyxQyWMMH-D8hIpr-5rVtJw4jhaxWzXnnifzRPlIngdypjTWnWyb2X5RQav_pKSuQI75kd7Kar8jlejnqlj-a6AuMfLDKOYyihIOxsC6ANjm4DPqow0IlL7mc6iiz-N3bJ5GswUdtpIfy_E80rmhT8lqlXiRryWT3ldkgqcw5WNww=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Entire newsrooms are being created with blockchain</a>, a decentralized system often used for production. Civil, one of the most promising journalism startups, is looking to take advantage of the “decentralized marketplace for sustainable journalism.”<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLFJiYrHvJ0Lkau0fkPWMAINxTo19Mfu5eovqEGNA2L1BpQFMQCPE0B9ma3NYnkPo8eM5oVHZdxP1CjtPukoRYC5VZsG9bLISGA==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The New York Times</a>’ Executive Editor Dean Baquet and White House Correspondent Maggie Haberman recently spoke to The New Yorker about the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNqs93RREZ1SdHU84mWIC0Mhpi6cM4LuBqM8sAbmFLvTq6PSiZYfch9wu_Ht-doT9_Q9UdqlxHZPrMS1p5xHOZCXz2ympdjA-2Cfrb71o4NYsz1akZcdLJcknpt6K0vnqWfyChnU1HNy8POzLUVy09w7gKkAhczHeYybT7OuKq8yiRM5EfPuWgrvpx3JEjt3yX4jCRVDyRmOGzUf2YytR4kQ==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">current state of truth in journalism</a>. Baquet and Haberman gave their thoughts on how journalists can challenge falsity.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNUkuXqbCeE2fbQpa_SDRnk0IMFu_eyyIKMSYJKw_uFqiBQMNxUQ-h00tERLYwirR4i_9DYq3GzhCpc_dFWNsMuPqLzjdXKhshRISHyDC_FxUqV0KzfvqG6PWA13aQkMjOhxfhsj4Pr8pOARvsYdDwApRrtWEXNJiNvpIaEWYfJP3ZZDt9RZ5DEjKWDZy7rZRTkEbdpkyUFQsSohReGak6_w==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Investors and stakeholders will surely keep an eye on Tronc’s stock prices</a> in the next few days as they assess the post-L.A.Times value of a major daily newspaper chain that was halved in the deal.<br> <br> In what would not typically be considered newsworthy, the Town of Paint Rock, Alabama, held a regularly scheduled town council meeting last week – <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJN4mlHIRs1hRmW_evhmmvDWSj3sN5RgAYmb3kqcRUEdFUhvjXAJbCz9dRPFu-pGQkHV8TvHhszqVL4YF_FFq11XqhbqlE5_Dvz7fmEg2_x7nmYIN10hbv3Nw1aioNk2SGrIhAFa5G7Pdlh6mwnrV32e85AHwK3AeOMufMscP-wehQ=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">a meeting that was open to members of the press and public</a>.<br> <br> The Los Angeles Times names seasoned editor <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNKlZDLN3-zx0sGlLBcswXawhJfAomxXT57qe4Zb5vfshtNxa8yHj7WpMPPj-mSOReYmdnN4wkAKhN6ssJpet0GYxsc_SfjA3qt0ZQMgen2qpC8akL3fhMvyftVDU7tPS0ocODRv7rEOiADeAP-PA6O1ihGr8-79CG0_zsB-mGSn5GccH2I_O7WiwOV_CQ8sNR&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Norman Pearlstine as its new executive editor</a>. Patrick Soon-Shiong, new owner of the paper, gave Pearlstine the position to show the other staff that the paper is going back to its journalistic traditions.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> The Minneapolis <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLCIB8A6pXHXUaA_ATVd9DUxL-CdUnryyFvqA3Pe8qCKXrtSLPzMLk8lFhMfnVpgIwIhB6pWq1AmNPqz3fYE9oQcS2iZ-oNoPfQ==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Star Tribune</a> is looking for <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJN69zX9I9HHQXCzBAkMTo6jvlmQ6Cxuhi3YnU3UnuR8gbQkQGmGFIkCUb0XjxQhISwpODNgNoLyTMeWTQWGLYF3QacfQGzSJxmmIGl67QSYOV_LeAA7AyyF3JjnROTDYCUj-NdfRyxicu-gkGlJVqU50v9BjQn_6iq&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">a reporter to cover the retail industry</a>. This includes two of the top U.S. retailers, Target and Best Buy, as well as the nation’s biggest shopping complex, the Mall of America.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJND-Du9uy3rdVIl8ecMGN_C3Fj96BKsJwuRykix9KYEoZi75Dr8fWMmIigxHoHOXcrbdEklfUbn5CtBJZUl88adg==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Marion County Record</a> in Marion, Kansas, is looking for a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJN6lHyfWKpdfVtVA7T9kq1WjHyE7hoTH1EGuQZWKIaMi7sRjJX5aJnr2c8MzjPY-R4yINHbBlECkQgiipAESq1lGNJOsPDFWqHRd8L5tVBWrY94GtkbK0wbbZeOzGT5NIg0lCk5K1ecNkw9KLUaK9kGw==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">reporter/editor</a> to join its mid-size, non-daily paper.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNfp8MQkSThCdaGu6iYEM1zdFoUD-1wgD0B2ZQQpsfHMa3SARjo00cXDB_xrRTTyWit3_e82NJAqUkgGlmNrOhVQ==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Verde Valley Newspapers</a>, Inc., in Cottonwood, Arizona, has an immediate opening for a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJN_KqMLG04KG1kdTBGuVDyglKN3wRuuoUaMTmbK2UKC7wQ_83wqLIHc05Kh1tuGkBjj8MeLoEa9Blc_c7AGekYGIhFHzqdpN6_Kner85OdiAyY0Dj5auEN8IhQrtX7o9jg629uaezFgOdIsnGKsK0x0w==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">news reporter</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNuAmWYYjDPh0cNxhhySCq000t583qPivXJweRvwVcR0vrhkjNoWE7hbBJBs-sbvH72qCW036Yj6he43pJpLlHZg==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">MLex</a> is seeking a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNHmoYQz_vhbnhvezIca4A5pBVvdiH0reMRxk91em5bIEOhgK5NjC1qOOw-2zRyYKDwurHGTMKaC7UBFk7ZT-vVtlh8eJT1Q3wr8Nd1j1bi-KL6MTJINdIIynHbhJq4KUalCuFQE1wFp8=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">reporter in Washington, D.C.</a> to cover the intersection of technology and the law, particularly privacy and data security regulation and other internet policy-making and enforcement by the Federal Communications Commission and the Federal Trade Commission.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJN2BTLrQBdpB8wB2lXtc5GMk0SvO818hw4PSd9eBWqRsUWESgTmWhJzAeFoAHcAvrL12QJoTDnuXHGOHgnsJL-qfysMFynCRlw&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures</a> is hosting a training program for journalists to address the misrepresentation of Islam, Muslims in general and Muslim women. The deadline to apply is July 15. The first seminar will take place March 1-3 in Davis, California. The second seminar is tentatively scheduled for Nov. 15-17, 2019, in New Orleans.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNtgiMMoUJjqsd0f6L-fQQgDPzwWLQ2VgA2ePDOMJgDVK8iEdXNSwBd2KfteoiPzR48EtL2OiYR7Q-h9oDCe4gYg==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Poynter Institute</a> announces stops for its 2018 <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNrPp-uHiDQQlIynp5qFhyAHy7BApj4gNSsXO7MIC0PbGGg_KnWMLZkinNeFUlbUPA4YnL2OqjfiB_u1hOUAUcxFPIhjq5kl2Q0-sj41GyV7JeVx_zwdxNlePRuuUZu6-oDl6F9MQITGVDj2CkMcYQmnvdwMcUVQbC&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Media Innovation Tour</a>. The Tour will offer participants direct access to some of the best minds in journalism and will take place inWashington D.C., and New York City from Nov.11-16.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> "SPJ’s Code of Ethics says journalists should seek truth and report it, but it also says they should minimize harm,” <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJN3SUhIEkxzoLh2mgg76agPYhQaEE0JMqYhCpPRWwqdcZG14Br5yvQk_DxfLji0OJhpkvTuyfHc4WzUPxPEXoMswqYWrYdbQ2f3sTVfD9xhdyvE7m9rh7Z6n1xOgbRGGpfdIc8yx_Z8i87FNqqfHfTX8k8VDA7GXYr1ohWVfH0utVg-M3UtlbzSJeqFKbwriVpNS3odhfqAY8=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Ethics Committee chair Andrew Seaman</a> told the Orlando Sentinel regarding the recent hostage situation in Orlando, Florida. “In certain situations, it means exercising restraint.”<br> <br> Karla Jo Helms, CEO of JoTo PR, recently referenced SPJ's code of ethics in <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNCOwUSB3-WpQHbFY03eoIJVKX82p4LHM3418zjSrxENRXeSJ0iqfllX8gvAKIy9jh_r_a2C8EKSNRKzxVnwZU-_5AJeq7-FuoVDE-yfKYZP62Y2dyjTys1Ifq97jjLoCX&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">an article discussing paid brand mentions</a> that sometimes appear in articles and the degree to which this can harm the credibility of all news. “Consumers are much more likely to trust unbiased, factual news than glowing praise from someone who is getting paid to talk up a brand,” Helms wrote.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> On <strong>June 21</strong>, join us for 24 hours of giving to help ensure freedom of the press is always protected. Follow <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNTN96G5sV40vhQqMElgpkzBw3Dxbv5Nu-xx_D_2F8wOFJnzes8YZxNTySWmtFzdDh09xmoGopQPPvaKIw3tMuVsRRsBkYboWaAHrr22c1jH5F6prJEV3q-7m_XF1Sqb8a5gg8xhdeDHw=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">#SPJProud</a> for updates on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLNmW9zQvL47y6Ecb7Zd5bGrGIMnElLQsIO-s8lJlcgn72SU2qOjiKjhEiNBSTDRxJG-R1c4pn34qZKRq0Uv7of4fsMhT3n5b0afQh1wc4QeG&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ's Day of Giving</a>. Last year, you helped us raise more than $22,000 on our first Day of Giving. Help us surpass that amount this year and invest in the future of journalism!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNM_fBmMHtuHiReMlVN22aIKYIuPzq7CI-p1J6rOuLAyM1hcKzgJuhzhbCd3ouXfXdlOZvB9IFLYP5FOD2ffivUiyRcVYM6ap4H6xfbQFQ4H5e4sX1M_hd8raag6a3Gsmm&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Basharat Saleem</a> started this week as SPJ’s new Director of Conferences and Events. He has more than 18 years of experience as a convention and event planner, most recently with the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA). Basharat received his MBA from the University of Indianapolis and completed a graduate fellowship in non-profit management from IUPUI. He is also pursuing the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) certification. Welcome, Basharat!<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNnYENz6F3aSkR3jbjl1f0PWAXcMQ9h9iUaMhj_t_CoE_5e6KNS7kAh2llZgLwOpUrSePp8X8aU-jKpg8Vm9xxXMeQZIVg6zb_7YWczn_bgpMmeXA7gvG3Gw39c6MNkjOOy4axu53WAXiajeN0a2vlXiqkQI6Xw1ynK4iFSZVbLhw2fJKvebdhCKj1KWTIabS6&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Freedom of the Prez: SPJ National President Rebecca Baker</a> reflects on the great journalism honored earlier this month at the SDX Awards banquet. She encourages everyone to dontate to SPJ’s Day of Giving Thursday. “Journalism needs you!”<br> <br> SPJ's <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNJhtCd3_3XR5XrPkyGY1C351M20UX9KBZIXt1OYOHrgQ1I4pC0xpnPemeurNUKxU9u_l6h62RkumqvDNPBk_I1JDVj3_u8n9PgLN8X2sURWU=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Executive Director Alison Bethel McKenzie discussed the state of the media</a> as a panelist in Washington, D.C., today (Wednesday). <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNB0hMH4i52hZNOlFQObNtjFRydHgNKPTUMpZiHRC0hXCt-E4fzeLc5HDu-7HZ5f9O6iRrw2_5e-zeHtzk15lz5m14IbUeLWP8Jst4mJgWuXrXVgH9ThNNdlr4zG7ViAYTQawwYxi2tAk=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The panel included other leading industry professionals</a> with extensive knowledge and insight regarding broadcast, print, digital and multimedia journalism.<br> <br> SPJ’s Director of Development Larry Messing and Communications Coordinator Isaac Taylorspoke to Terri Dee, host and executive producer of <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJN1SfvL1DX2DylwATB3VIiOr1kEyWkV4M9iBj7pgp8vgp2T2G4EecIqVCw7M__Hrs-fwfatTIhpKwJf6VgjMoAyiJycXr-ZjrzpNhrWzi5BXD7gA7bN0A1iw-e-3lNIH0n&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">“Community Connection”</a> on 1310 AM The Light as a featured guest. Messing spoke about the benefits of supporting journalism and ways the community can get involved with <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLNmW9zQvL47y6Ecb7Zd5bGrGIMnElLQsIO-s8lJlcgn72SU2qOjiKjhEiNBSTDRxJG-R1c4pn34qZKRq0Uv7of4fsMhT3n5b0afQh1wc4QeG&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Day of Giving, Thursday.</a><br> <br> The New Jersey chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists will <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLP6RV-72gAJNTxL8FGbEwq1prE0AAybn-T9oNrMLoi8Z3GrkUZFD7FkGqVixpCD1BhXWJtdlv3jBfKTsYAKtWVu8ju0qUBbhJ9B8KwQOWu4V1tgpH1bK-UrUu8jOf1QbL5j62c2CU3nWbXFiz0CU2EvZ9yAUvf-XfJB4mnnH0hhOMJVy1KYKlbKhgCCyPkh-DeR-kotfnUv5D8Yi_JI_tX6uPIg9zYFdDg==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">unveil a plaque</a> on June 30 commemorating the role of the Union Hotel as the hub of world-wide media coverage during the Lindbergh kidnapping trial in 1935. The hotel in Flemington, New Jersey, was named an <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLFT2D1igahXX6Efxmz7C4_sVd7RLPxAEWXvOjHKW2_hOF_nWkULIjP7IK-jtjncv-XUl8MePoslhUcLgo0hCINqv-1CzrV9rpyfK1Odpo_Y-cyokMKCZZpQ=&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Historic Site in Journalism in 2017</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLGEvKqTo9TN4hMuIR6QbDAqSf56VDBtW-5hPoiQDc2G11tcS-T8WSc69lVi6NjQoTvNfyk1Yv5EfPhh3lYs04PJg6RdAzOVSEaKKHP4TJCF1&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Eugene S. Pulliam First Amendment Award</a> honors an individual or group fighting to protect and preserve one or more of the rights guaranteed by the First Amendment. The recipient will receive an engraved crystal, a $10,000 cash award and transportation to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLLf5ziTrgqTQCA0YxP2859erfL0R81K9DTAPtsy4_-W5NVr0-fpW_-Dn01X7KpTCk127z4miQN7fcETtyVtjyEKKdmwIR5_bxk-ci6cBO3DH&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Excellence in Journalism 2018</a> in Baltimore. Hurry, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZHobM9NtrBEZY8QNEERM8RJPdi2YK3jlHW33OKXYWDigNOs4x0EGLFljyp8f1Ct-o1cy6uQ2wYB0jYxx2yEo2Xpyg0dRrYEkYScUJSDoKIZV3vnk0G__qPiUiD6BRKAtHvvBjvLANISNSWsSQrDnhL5rRvDPXFVhV2SMgc-ACrkRRMIs-V6z4Q==&c=kyL4BP8LbYZmXGr3g0Gbd7eYndVRR7ETBe_I5EmCXyH_e0lctouvpQ==&ch=lPObSPHml0yodBojzyFnOPPjqllGfKYLbDr6B3hoKxSZRS2HwK4S4A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">nominations</a> are due tomorrow (Thursday)! Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -1700 You want more journalism news? Here. Here’s your news. http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=595 <em>“The press is critical for a well-functioning democracy, period.” – Quentin Kidd, political science professor at Christopher Newport University, on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NSyqFLwbIaysmgbyX6Rs0wh5ienXGah7o-cocxcjxCuXjgrphsgjCtsFKblbdjbTXT4RnRo8vUw9hHUCvBdielD1I5uukyupm8X38Y2jKFNSdPWUFIRS5QClcqgSQcB-waEsaOMCQytjXWLTIWjSgu3MA4PhD0XStMRslHlYr-JsHcfdytXT8XjmYV9QbhoEOLVAsMvye7JObujvq2golpCakJoQRhEQrMsGWMlidGf4m_GRBjXNHAN7NYlm55T2G_kdCE8m2FyUdfkEOlmF-rZovAriO0c9JmFVb70lq-yGE3wYFflG1udbvGVK7xqR4w2QXpM98YulkhTctU2OgM-2tnmlrNW6REEUSYmRVgCCxyPG1M8wb_PeYn02320jkz9Df3YM3BHM=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">the sale of The Virginian Pilot to Tronc</a>.</em><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Charging different fees for the same public record. Citizens not allowed to use their cell phones to copy records and save money. Lack of online content about necessary information to help file a FOI request … Read more about <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NBL6GN1DBLP8khtADaRB3XuPFotSwqCeqCQacbLzDzRjBmOHYaH4a3H9PScEcsNejgfZ6mCVMLr34rB3TqP1iKGOaFJfmUvT0GQUsZn4xzciYvW2zIyGOBG18Kt2OQyD5CoNObVyOVEyEFulRpBiA-AhkWYTgm1VozatwSmWi7m_cTCSeCbFzUC82mHjlnq-P&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">the findings from recent state and local government freedom of information (FOI) audits</a> done in Florida, Illinois and Tennessee.<br> <br> If you’ve received more “please see how our privacy policies have changed” messages from a variety of websites lately, Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is why. Learn more about <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8N5beahG79mcst2CeESQdhX2iKl4KqXJcwhu8vvfIP6uQZbe7faLyJMO8H2PsOXRZuchNawhfE8JdFTPZTSruknxd4ZWdXU_gWvoTXvgd75TfTQZkHmwbrRq-lBQ-kn8slJ6kIYBC7nGCzPu4JuhBguQ-NenV5c-JdXwSMFZhxNqMZjOwwEC5-PYMqgFtozO23HweFqIlcLnOnI2YBk9_rfdygmBQTaSahbg3wPYb7WIMwzxaXYiR79qnyMTmrMporg2tU-vp5IQ9MfQ5WHPvCb4Nj2x7b2WjyYUbrl03gdJpR4Z_Kll36EmvxRG35SL5wGY3uNdWVTI9jnJYRYEC_acsX9cIu0-1Vmn4BkkIy4WNTcyo2Vw-AfCHPG5eUR1SH8X7xOSjRdLDpg4E7bbsXSfTlZjlHP5QFIKS0U6hSH_HTAfbv6awku57-IbCfq0hbPvXm0Ie80M0F59ZGDeSdIw==&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">how news publishers both in and outside of Europe have prepared</a>.<br> <br> Anchorage Daily News explains “The Iditarod is important, but we also felt like it was a good vehicle to experiment with some coverage concepts that could ultimately have a more strategic payoff.” Learn how it <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NL_H8OzPOKzBNRGd5iOGQjZkivZjRde91nVdz92-6LBEMnS3pVyZVYi3D2OH4t6ZN6a8cbaptrDCgEkPwsyhuSBuZ942mOxrbpuliHgwBWkHQCzq2GaaIH8baxddjJbdNVqyblayPH8XteZcZ2K2FC3ViOJ1iocfEVFXHmRL5j2XS45LthR4Y1vU-PdULJmeI0hKouterKti52Xv32COTprpI8Fu3ZswglgjdMJeugir3pAbuRRTAkFTfKoHbvB-pOTRMNt0PjyAzWFBXdB_SIbYkc4e0cHh4oy4HzCKf2qcr3QoK6Yu2rDzNpfECUoKouRVjWd5wfXIhPXzkFFsPpobDgPjhI6x4DxC7HfdPi2TD52q-dTkN2XUcYEvzMss_wL8KkkZfDSvr2mADcwwMwlyykQsBpoHF&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">used the Iditarod sled dog race to rethink the way it covers events</a>.<br> <br> Enraged last week by negative media coverage of Tesla, entrepreneur Elon Musk proposed a rating system where the public would vote on the credibility of individual journalists and news sites. Margaret Sullivan, media columnist for The Washington Post, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NHPGeycl4ejEIPTvlOFcrh_r6kMScjXt3EyuTdRmIzzySODOUBfrhrEMk83PAJxKaXysmG-zkQSGCkQp1e0jhXnhsZ5U_7E1OW1jisgLaVbhjWuYFrdRXFSePNkw7D4XbHKSskz1icSBdeskI2VuXHSaRD313p2OfnKiINtue7Y05Hx2m-hiMed4o4sNdPSGlRiYp3FDukczhc-5STckhXYG93xO8jojn4KlYpsRFdJrJxsakI8frJRaOgX5e-KCaG1vperIPp8NnG0cxLkoK21jI6jSPtKaWyOJYRDXqryoqAQkOjiuzw7YyTVj-KvtHCRNgAb3Hu3zy4lpdUmLpZvzQ0TfzZXpni3AAFpGEw7SI5gf2e1AbxzRgoQADCgM_6iZvHryrKDFh2bZ_l9FkEAzdj8jhktJW-d0ZA3cm9cMDTW0JJer5bEXLlCM7TKEEFZ7jQ01O9Ky5W2o72ElzEfWRZnfVsihTrmisS_ZCVDUp8iZ9Dg_yTnQDl-JNkkbcqCZvLImpT9v4BH_-QOrOR9Rh7cM0HW6f&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">explains the flaws in Musk’s understanding</a> of how journalists do their work.<br> <br> In the past week, newspaper positions have been eliminated in Texas; buyouts have been announced in Boston, and employees at three popular college sports websites were told the sites would be shuttered. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NwHilVCdAj9I5zW71DZwSI03G5FHnH3bGry3Tsim-HUufSlnV-k0zI8VP0jUvqVAyqAsONzLhf9TQM8t0_2PEolxyMZnIG_RCsljSN6YQJ1LxDx8ReMjt3z6-vN_xJzRJ8p0tSA8MPKljXeluzu9Blg==&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Read more about each and how this is affecting the industry</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Earlier this year, SPJ, in association with the Facebook Journalism Project, launched a new <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NqV7f1NTDjsuBs6k2eYKNrThgEDl5YS1y7aWnJz65H8f8cF0TPLbEfEtk0ZHVkTtT4GVOQS7z-RLDH0y6pcXOZnhT4d7xXKHeg5hnck3GcWI=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ training program</a> to train journalists about Facebook tools. Now, SPJ and the Facebook Journalism Project are seeking talented and digitally savvy journalists and educators who can travel to U.S. newsrooms, universities and conferences to train journalists on Facebook products and tools. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NqV7f1NTDjsuBs6k2eYKNrThgEDl5YS1y7aWnJz65H8f8cF0TPLbEfEtk0ZHVkTtT4GVOQS7z-RLDH0y6pcXOZnhT4d7xXKHeg5hnck3GcWI=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">See more details and learn how to apply.</a><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NmKalrCqxZDlh8ocNH99G4FL2eyJWxB0Jo_5bdvVeRukpfIP6M_nTKLELUj34uybN3Q36qg7JZLDxMJRJWZx0zw==&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Cincinnati Public Radio</a> is looking for someone to host WVXU’s Cincinnati Edition. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NsXtJpPJaaSLw7ConXeG1voJOfpWCIY3mzKhFozbAXecWQsGQmYIzCQmiuSpe5zYQxh-dhG_KrpB8ENGIacbxyleYROD9HJGDXarg3cqS1HOPy97ZRLsQb2UR9Jg4CBDanvXrT-gwARpujePI4zvwcCNY-rZthTrA&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Learn more and apply here</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2I2G7hgcxlVYGAWldvAdc4Kpa576R_ryNjbLufRMtqCXZYhGEgXCCrt5TNbKnxFyzhZHrmWvbi8L00qUNgb9hwr_ntDkH5psUQ==&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The New York Times</a> is seeking a diligent, curious researcher, who will have the primary task of working with reporters across The Times to file FOIA requests to turn breaking news stories into investigative pieces. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NSMDjtQprhayE0RSqNYfMyZ5e9cSr1fMkW_-vsHhBnrgc3lpRYtWmjjlQQZkaDDEe5vvZq4FaGOftd6gJORobcV2br8p-IW_f41YZZ9yyIRoYbz7rxYxHh0RxySUp4q2Uj3m77-3mvp1gslTJtx0FkRErdWtEgtZOq2U9GYI5ywxfZ-HqSecZcomXOr6gOYQm3uoUh44GRng=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Learn more and apply today</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NnrEahRxLt8-iNmilSQZDGxipW58678S0ih-rhwx9TCrM3GckUzF2G2u5EytbAZ0gLdLhLkv308-G8a1e_BEgCw==&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Money Map Press</a> is seeking an associate financial editor. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NSVOibYfk5Bb89ovF0wjdTr2VQiN4AmNXcRlxAKgvRH7Dg_GXxa8DgnVpAtw7GhXlE1cKLlXrAIBvfLwvJiK45-hwsBFvfYjY6Od79Pu6ige9PziP7F5Iyafnhib9sT-KY16SPQ-4Vjl3tg3mybfucxgDa_RXXWYd&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Learn more and apply here</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Visual journalists play an important role in increasing audience engagement. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NuX-7GyuFqjUYXj_sdmEojq7IP3hxlno9Um-uM-mGqcjK-0rMMe7YU_QQBRGt-puoVDAENzbJ87ofbWbIijdcX2_09ia3vw9GSgzjjYElcPbhOTvvog5jamYNozlegqaqA1gSMT_X0wM92IiepaAvxw==&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">This June 11 Poynter webinar</a> is designed to help visual journalists arrive and thrive within complex newsroom environments.<br> <br> Covering immigration stories can be challenging. That’s why SPJ compiled some <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NWT4Xl5TBEIsbkifQYMn5idp69rXA7K3tJF1-IvuZXLJmiCvq1DXyTVWCl2gN0iqRz4KnXuavyvQ_NtqbH19HlMvgwpI4Lcr9NfWjkGvHnQR-D6UV38g75newRLDyoOEj5U_seDhLmR4=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">helpful resources</a> in our <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2JgDAjHfXiI81dJ2ygiHI5Sw2JTTzLTP2qVx-ZLFsuB_pJGCjy6zFA7niMk5s7pruDU-a8q4-o8O_r6BKlkVKuDp6bBkzh8AsuGKxzBRWovp&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Journalist’s Toolbox</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Are they lies? Falsehoods? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NlUk1Cfz_we3PvUENZdcp9PzG6ozRkcx0mndNnIH5BGT-mJXWGPxOvDmAaZFv11dPGRJVnxJYjk7HziGEodylMpyjDXgau5dc6uU6NwON98Frh5g1kRA5q0G1SWPGjxeMYgJUzdm4tMb4DzF0gv8Ic80yqgj76oCNcomvsMqwgSsG6vhTwDbrKjyYogDRIYyrLaQmkIr4iZgZhrfcyvqUhaWAzWiNCprM&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Finding the right words</a> to describe many of President Donald Trump’s statements is more complex than it often seems.<br> <br> Reporters typically try not to get involved in the stories they cover, but when CNN reporter Chloe Melas experienced inappropriate conduct from Morgan Freeman, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NVDQUUhM6L49LU4wrA_sqrC7Lk4qz4uCWNYjsoooX8aJHW3mhXN5w1M-4Wt9IXnyLQ7EkU-HlkGO80FTfxhRU1hw7D_0hAUxKcWscH8almr8zY0ygIHPhorUfTUp3srYcvqO3feQsdXBDeD9TMMHepaH5rWfgh9j68PsXOkfLq8Ba0ZfbICReUaJHLy8i7pBZ&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">it led directly to her investigation</a>. Meanwhile, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NJBgdnSFA6_uOmkokBMEPKpf2WdvO0-BfPF3Ua6pnEie1Qm5sjazsYJAuPDJrCa-4-kQdZ2WXKagPl9b_HnhqlKGMrB3VrPTMcbi0iWkGdSKQ8LNvgi4m_WncBYSS_cwb0GKU8cTKdJKplRiRbCBHvMIx6veuEc6mqiKWkna6BvjiodrjamvRXweqy8wGZ08OHy3c963NU9E=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Freeman’s attorney is demanding CNN apologize</a> for the story, but CNN is standing by its account.<br> <br> The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NmzUg2K-zZXi4Re-htaquejPS5TTHrR8ynZCUaCBT30bKyW87554VF0e9mpQ_XtLnOLGupAAifrRQkikVYGjHPzLib0ZGibH1aBrzTMyCxOko8BH4t8u8_TCjwvTPTuiOXy3TqjPW4Qs=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">conversation about free-expression rights for artificially intelligent communicators</a> is coming, and the Supreme Court may be pushed to finally define who is and is not a journalist.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> Save the Date! SPJ’s annual Day of Giving will be June 21. Whether your heart lies in supporting the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2LAqRAi45BAx5bxP8spyjMu7KaJx3INYKSb-Wi0cnYykO910utbL2Gp05EkpFKAjhQxMj4X-uNJuutVzabVh2Yt6ou26S8ryiCUAdyvGSnQtbqP2k2ip3vg=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">First Amendment</a>, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2Dxj7ARXTbblpW1RSa30mNz0GA6wNpWT3Kfa5JLV8AxQvJ-P3Lj9nhFX1pkTNzUP4_FRldkVtXFrgyeyYVZTMXj1DSPYcMEv1g==&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">journalists fighting legal battles</a>, or just <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2OFDqjHNyShOBaRFkPtrwU6val_kaXy9R609uOFbdw7cz0nY1-E5cClTcGqRPek4dYNnDr8-UipeaIk6g7MKwCyXfKttbDiQfX4tfVTc7QpVAv1uoR3-VBE=&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">supporting all journalism</a>, take the opportunity on June 21 to support SPJ in any way you can.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Isaac Taylor joins SPJ HQ as its new communications coordinator. Isaac is responsible for updating social media posts and sending out weekly newsletters and other email communications. He graduated from Georgia Southern University and worked for a magazine, a book publishing company and several news publications before joining SPJ. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, writing and playing baseball. Welcome Isaac to the SPJ team!<br> <br> Today, May 30, is the deadline for all SPJ chapters to submit their <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001Wik0vYlTLcBC6rJMSBOpWypbDJyVce61uSqbll_Mhse-hs0B7C6A4PkF12ylrFMVe0nJZqgQ7SOiesORQahUpyL6pZjgtAMPeAw0an9SmleObPG_Wz6zfGOg0Z9-H-RJHV63mt-o6Co6tcOZupVW9nThQvv6zOm5&c=fh_AoepXKQIiSdBSWd3cSrCu3C-OEyn5seXCzj9wbg3-U2DkAEHERQ==&ch=5qEIcu9KWBLXHyxBkSeYP2Z5C_9zxqWj8yg_BxXd8lxJS2xnpUNYbQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">annual report forms</a>. Make sure to submit them to <a href="mailto:cparvin@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Chrystal Parvin</a>, membership manager and chapter liaison.<br> <br> Learn how colleges control their employees’ abilities to interact with journalists through “censorship by PIO” and how federal labor law may be able to help. Check out the session <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2BfQm0eU8w8NnJ2vqGenwOYW2UrZ2-NwGHh-Dcj5H-r_Z_VdbmMjGRIQlyggH45h1zkHKRBIiExoVjdL7GL9x67KOprx3n-wRgpMuGurxYzsSXG9LXxjMLARSSp6TvrZasPmxm1ih6fj&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Untying the Gags: Challenging Colleges’ “No-Media-Interview” Policies</a>, presented by SPJ members Kathryn Foxhall and Frank LoMonte, at the AAUP Annual Conference June 13-17 in Arlington, Virginia.<br> <br> The Terry Harper Memorial Scholarship — given in honor of Terry Harper, SPJ’s executive director from 2002-2009 — provides funds for up to five members to receive a conference registration, airfare, four-night hotel accommodations at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013Z4MQ20vnMr_Ja6HesuJ9vgGpC457UspUBpu5v9lBtZgilWp39lu2M1vzwOqCD64z1pITO8IKCJKQorrvalNLgdia0mNXIRiqJtYZO6JYtWo_vqRL16pPCw-58oXmQ1qtcnyJ46DYum5tmapvehLGlIL0n4XkiLW&c=1yA9Mw9shpZ-Ef-9ia4MANMa21rbC0VVPUWHn5BLIWfZIcyswKJNtQ==&ch=6jxf4LOTabhYjwgmffd213inHeHSnMUJw60OH6v7pW_3MJA-sRmKFA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">EIJ18</a> and one ticket to the SPJ President’s Installation Banquet on Sept. 29. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0019F5paXepyo1iDeqYygv94pahiiwFSHyb7573XvrzuDNMKbvuMXS4XVCuBUfEIdrm412ZRfAkCO_mOH3kXbrfOuNDXDvRUW34zGprCAPXtZGvGmmEFO69SfrR8X9qVOPBl1uZE0T0WYvB331ltojTXGJ4biVSWRVgt5cFVjwnS8Y=&c=2TYZ6k3JyjrWZr-m04jPqpYtaDf29ZcNhQsy2pTgZAq5VU0rW2k_iQ==&ch=EJiZWLT7MK2ZNHO4UrcVFInPR9pSgh6GhtCQZtaRinNy9djr9U0uAA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Get the details and apply by </a> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0019F5paXepyo1iDeqYygv94pahiiwFSHyb7573XvrzuDNMKbvuMXS4XVCuBUfEIdrm412ZRfAkCO_mOH3kXbrfOuNDXDvRUW34zGprCAPXtZGvGmmEFO69SfrR8X9qVOPBl1uZE0T0WYvB331ltojTXGJ4biVSWRVgt5cFVjwnS8Y=&c=2TYZ6k3JyjrWZr-m04jPqpYtaDf29ZcNhQsy2pTgZAq5VU0rW2k_iQ==&ch=EJiZWLT7MK2ZNHO4UrcVFInPR9pSgh6GhtCQZtaRinNy9djr9U0uAA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">June 5</a>! Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 -1700 From resignations to job openings – read all about it http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=594 “We tell the truth, even when it is difficult. We tell the truth, even when the subject hits close to home.” – The Denver Newspaper Guild, in a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2YO-5IfdhwGCEDTUNnJgs4uhiMDitpCSaw9UjrzE5tEbaJ4mDpMb6nZiMZwdeULbqdOtEn38D7rfQekynMbT-IuxwxBh-YFcC0DDiliy4sVazZr2h2AuKRUWYTrJUJGKPNsU0eozt9p-KOHIUFUrVc9A0t3CIIbg-bikQpCvoN_hEcdT4FrCZYFhaGkpgNkO3LplW4z6SUOQA6iLc0UF03A==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">letter to its readers</a> regarding the resignation of Editorial Page Editor Chuck Plunkett.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Three top figures at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2klEFds0iphMeVD0QTY4YMKmI96LHll7eGdrfu5y8nXQt0bI5TTe1YwzVjZyi0ut2ElhXty3kYBCnms1sIUboPQ==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">The Denver Post</a>, including its former owner, resigned Friday amid budget and staff cuts made by the newspaper’s hedge fund owners. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2Gh6_fcQ1zfvIZ94nTngiETcqX6BxA4H4_mlhgtMfFrd4vs3sVcrO2Tw47h_rDFK_YGjBJb96mJnkaO31IejEzH1slRqRoMHoxk-ASw_pd7JMi14K2C7sh-Uon2IVM2NwIMuIGYkjwMWposOvqskm1j6ddGchhkINwE-LkIJ_VzoFUdbzXhyp29TPLCqQRe3aiVNv_dOMmDJkYTFkFDBbIG5WM2xtcFjI4AJOA7sgIY39_osz-vsO3xMm0uwpN2W_kWFM581oGPvgHowgH_IfFE2eoFTk_SCUyCATI_hbm9hPx4ltLM7v4N-PFWIOC23wkh3FrhnwV8oeut9cwgW16uHuQr0phXoFfCXVSearhNYk8V6Wmb6YGOmaY7fC0oHLcOnupwgiq7zZlRmrJIgrqWdZ-lJ0vpBDMRAinfgguPBmpWKp9b1Pxw==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read more about those who stepped down</a>.<br> <br> + For more details: <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2b7DAWvjukcnIZkFwpNOKIMv4YAWBtK2N23Yctu8cv4TiWVV1DI0Bjx5lBOb_62ABWGczAIMe5x5oQ8jVV0m9azGYIBzZqfFvUAFXxRcetW2vX_TekKO27HO9ervNV46J-0AOxFm5ZsWWIRtaC4alrK5Nkqs9q0Z48h7KIEmY8N0H1idNNaVvVqa4DuDUHHy2RBpW1wES57g-cDyRzDWbu6DwhcHHNsaCNii_t2HxAEXOjLq7NNS2Jyk2ugWUKcIsei1n5njli0wFLS-kqVDwbk-U_EPT4CDgwzLfIY4V2IhVEHQQzFrtNktZaidu52HkOp1I7eFHY5QtFfzuyokp6iCb3PmQcmy5mf2OTUq5feYzNud0B_U9FpVNtYD94x_p8BjhUX9snsXFN2qYA_7oWwfUDbwbb_z-r8QILMZst4Zm1qrpb5inV3Ptwnaalt7u_-znL-0k2T0=&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Newsonomics: “Everything I believe about the news business is being violated” at The Denver Post</a>.<br> <br> + The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2owu5ZHLbrLCQFY3NQ3IXgF3ifLPLN1CzvCVPMKVfr6xOPW8T9CeiWf77yqmQzW_bu_Gp1qBmtvy4aWAKkxvzC5ve_DWKVapOAxXAGocnU24eWPYKSBm4grjlLC205Tts&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">most visible battle over local news</a> is taking place in Denver.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2EwOZkvr6tBshbsOtwLXW_gQER6aiqo2Xg4hXAXbhk26wGz3hVK-AKKXPC-NgA5ExgmoDpjmuZoGv1IxdBNhl_NEhOfFWkaCepM2l01wCQ49Gs2Ihg8Fp6KAST6Yghx0bsARBBJRKY0WAZe9OU85G1pF2eOn719WJWcgHuHGpJ23h7pmRosOOp833CdAaqI6MEz44qNWVIHRAnIIbq9NStFd7f9Z6qTtz6NTixD5wlIBASHaeof1ib4Lb643PuZGprsw9g-oCHuDZ1W_SWbj21bny7vGWhAupPU2Oq0UY60b6m2geuVpDikP4t9XJ53667M6BYIb3xbg13HojEdUy7_caXdYywRjbKxMKIYluviT7Hw5Z145CybY2Q7vgfZSVjkKvSp1dVr9bLphJdNnbOKVxB0AsrfagL9FNJvaGHpLLHPMabowEtmC16VNzZWfZ&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Tronc media company agreed Sunday</a> to recognize unions to represent journalists in negotiations at its Chicago-area publications, including the <em>Chicago Tribune</em>. Earlier this year, Tronc was defeated in a federally overseen <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2LoM5oNSo_BlrcNnqxrrv17GE4qLuJfT9p7ZeQDJPRTFAJukgHhyet2R_BElOhRDd_a4l_rfHEkdUCoS1o0iuvT-qa_rbxajbDYULojRJlngJUYyKa1DFt9f3wYXyWb_sQu6jPK2bUiPsq1B7uvwvuQ==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">labor vote at The Los Angeles Times</a>.<br> <br> Former Miami Herald Editor Don Bohning’s  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2EIDFP6-dcnVmRnlwScO4qu6pOBk29OJhh5a3OWUsuh4HupyxnAPJL_i19GxErZEgoiU6L1DhTNC3mEskWarYqa1lQ7_VDae4GFP1bhdq3XmctcKzySdhJH5DCcAEb67i77eFWCHR6xw=&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">ties to the CIA have been confirmed</a> in recently declassified JFK documents. A June 1968 document mentions that Bohning had certain CIA approvals so he could be “a confidential informant with natural access to information about news companies and personalities.” Yet many questions are still left unanswered.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> SPJ is looking to hire a Director of Programs to work at national headquarters in Indianapolis. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2zXgWLP-jOgK2qwqnliwmmi0u252B-QVIUaaVR7aVZs87ArFkGVAmsma4EH3sIX0Y30fzzSb3gLkL--6ldcscUUCRC_raiLQHqI0pwD4WK1-s3o7ssHp927sy7f0aHzCfnvgIu5_jwsGWbKKkA5L5oh-CbHepGUZFF2Xgh30v_Ddqr-e-f_xZpA==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Learn more about this full-time position</a> and consider joining us at HQ!<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2wp6JI2zSe2fKc8B5LDr1671O8lzTxlqeTgZzyoECOD6MHcRG3ImGxXWOb6wi4QIKRaimjc8zfhS4QiYTYIB8xw==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">The Dallas Morning News</a> is seeking a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2GIgD2C2G_xiJnHW5N6JtOjZwMVYTHCjO7rxrO20Wsz80OvtocsAY979-A1cNXES4d9S_XkCY5moxEycSQQmWMsX3HhRrbtkbxJOgttIGHR-235Sog2arBpQ5EXpXRbJBpL9ele6Rjsg=&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">vertical editor</a> to lead its team of reporters and editors in Dallas, Austin, Washington and along the Texas-Mexico border.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2npi_T9rQ0CLId8hNprfRQAGOzo5NRLpakardDB9HdbA55YsX5vqwD6qv2974c2F1yf00sw3EWE4=&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Inside Washington Publishers</a> is searching for reporters for online and newsletter positions to report on federal policy news and processes. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2ecAH_vH_0ZIsB9Nei5jWuQS3qmCk3pzS8ghcyQ5YoMK4R_FscubYwbjXKGt8KmKhN3q3t8WITTTigToqoo4IALK5oWtyHjT45BUn7mxgOxqLxvGS41hymLWX3SLbvQvFw6etNGRhRaFVCMxaMzyFhw==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Apply today</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Join us at 1 p.m. EDT May 22 for our next webinar: “YouTube for Local News.” Deb Wenger, a 17-year broadcast veteran, will teach how to optimize videos created for YouTube channels to grow audiences and revenue for newsrooms. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2Ro9_qePO49MhHK68ej-rAjPa3B59n0psrhnfOgxmjvggYM3FumoF-Hzlb3_dhFHJoUxX7tD3_YVk4SFdZdH7aKTvTaJDPiNCe1Xbsn0jL27IwqNqWbBQlwzFJJz5cIFpMoxodauuIX_RzbLJwhVCSgwnNaESsEY1yBjDzmT7Um6grSsxmd26Xj3JIsK3TPBO&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Register here</a>.<br> <br> Want to bring a free Facebook training to your chapter or newsroom? The SPJ Training Program in partnership with the Facebook Journalism Project is offering free tools training sessions covering Facebook journalism tools including Live, Groups, Creators app and Instagram. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0qP9MaQp_5XxwYUc252tT54atbHsykGhmspuxNQaoiproY-e74szgWql5OPM6Lp6zHoprPDMQzxlOoVocyrJdstFlSi5WSs1-HiRnu2TfxKc&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Learn more and request a training</a>.<br> <br> It’s not enough to ask how well the audience understands journalists’ methods. It’s just as important to ask how well journalists speak the language of their audiences. This essay by the American Press Institute explains how  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS2FVdoTp7yCoCwbvoAH_rWN4uHpzT5sgakDLFNtyDSDRhVAP8DCOnmOUvLHqZKpPGERSxqEWY7P2aBD-_xJZMrASwxsKPjAHUsZ3NCv0HggZ7OJUb3U_fpYQEl5d08In9cETXk-LKFZWZpN1VL_CrM_hm94WY6LLBY9AQ_wElEX569zQhGrT_kC7So9VeVxMvra_nc4nBy_sUGOJ6BcwOWLmlOVR8S-YKs7Qf7MVELNinpL7d7T4sn9IMqW4N99dRIl2k9JuHgl1ma2bDwwkJGl3tSs1QLLQZRUrG1aP0aaaMoDviK2To1xrx08DttYD5QHHGeQc-OoYhTyO8zemwRTvnvaWvAUxXJfjlQr7ayA8Y8VKLi1Kj3H_SsYF2XZfltZkQaCmVpjnGvArDcH2ulRhkY69F8FRK1&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">journalists can change the way they build stories to create organic news fluency</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Should the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0oAKAJNnW1VrEJPPtPBEgjBXneUIbXodgZt6b-7PLhUPCU1UGnb5WSUJ4tzdHcC9F6y5PZS8qkgjDdTDta2B6BYcJiZpkn9uv08e3gcqMO9T&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">San Diego Union-Tribune </a>have named a woman suing her former employer for sexual harassment? SPJ ethics chairman Andrew Seaman <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS21xAHEjpXh8SzbWn9fitY23owJJjKyDt2Q-lLQiLsJd1YJdTMFiohNSosmvGQWJlJ6_9diYtjZBjusB1GAn1FsE1JgCuFbp_ZA6YL5RGnkBicDUWPU4RNbRNwy5QwtBBLDuzYKMF83WVRsTiJrFU0VslRmOuWtymeCjurHSiL91-eyihmDFtcs3zQS1IAzg4b&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">shares his perspective</a> with iMediaEthics.<br> <br> The SPJ Ethics Committee gets a significant number of questions about whether journalists should engage in political activity. The simplest answer is “No.” <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0hw4q3qd0QS21CWLpLNRu5HjD9z_yhgOLIo5H5GmE1SqAmbsy9WkK7sZhCKKg7uZrPXuVTwAlQnrluppZGcG8xVU2ryZxh80q-G3lVV2Fwgc066MCPl-7fw=&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read more in the SPJ Ethics Committee position paper</a> about political involvement.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> There are more ways to donate than just <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0lD6MUCgP6F2E79OeLUQ6Yw2zqijl9qD8T54PDUK8x5IYEkd3iBqSsR06JlYxA78S70rSSVop5mcHsDPusl2EXVejQ57u4HsniqCCw6DBO_0&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">with dollars.</a> Do you love writing about current journalism news? SPJ is looking for a volunteer Quill reporter/blogger to help create timely articles for the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0k67nBlERzHf-OJMu3GMPmppR7c_4sdsjw_ivJN_R3zyHffSamwzw5mbpbkACeBDCq61nxb3WmCVdnFiXzpKFGUIq6gEu0JwYw==&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Quill website</a>. Get more details and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0ihfG8DsJLlXhIdzxAEFrfRe7J70M1kQsP9pkdabw78GIPsIdAl8Uk3T7OWnTWy9f8mQyff22MyjQDyV7bt5lg7K_gPjlViasgu4WHX6ugArLVdWBgO4DZc=&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">apply today</a>!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Board members help define the Society. The board of directors provides vision, direction and leadership to SPJ, the nation's largest journalism organization.  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001yBQYCzCMdJcJdbzZo_7clbfCFl6MB6KGoVhMaJKLQzvNz5CfuK33ss278DufiRwZs_GmV2hMK-F2TLIj4Z8c1-OXFce2p-X2Hwa_JFfmBWwLy2fvyYiQi5Qwok93UhPVBnXpw_mTfK-drQB7U1xkLZEEH78A3SJb&c=AKsutD3MMyMZ60KxvZDJO1ht2guv4uAKHF0peu7pJPVZ9hjgKxnjFA==&ch=e-XPqiHj_NrueWBFt7xrgLt9DlVcBWoE5nC9tG-qmriQ53dBftpe6A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Find out what positions are open</a> this election season and how you can fill one of those seats.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001Wik0vYlTLcBC6rJMSBOpWypbDJyVce61uSqbll_Mhse-hs0B7C6A4PkF12ylrFMVe0nJZqgQ7SOiesORQahUpyL6pZjgtAMPeAw0an9SmleObPG_Wz6zfGOg0Z9-H-RJHV63mt-o6Co6tcOZupVW9nThQvv6zOm5&c=fh_AoepXKQIiSdBSWd3cSrCu3C-OEyn5seXCzj9wbg3-U2DkAEHERQ==&ch=5qEIcu9KWBLXHyxBkSeYP2Z5C_9zxqWj8yg_BxXd8lxJS2xnpUNYbQ==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Annual Report forms</a> are now live for all SPJ chapters. Make sure to submit them to <a href="mailto:cparvin@spj.org">Chrystal Parvin</a>, membership manager and chapter liaison, by May 30.<br> <br> ICYMI: Attend Excellence in Journalism 2018 on us by applying for  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOS0Dtrc3igfsTFZ98NFUjX-fKbVVTsmDTjOdoJKsC3DM1hc8s7RdvJsIws4DRS9A-l_La5d3oCqbNEcSU5yhQmx6TPw2s6i1qlcgQ3yLhGz8&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">one of these scholarships or fellowships</a>. (The deadlines vary, but some are as soon as May 18!)<br> <br> Don’t forget! The early bird deadline for <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0jvhurFdO3UiXfCV4G8Njs4KlTIWwV68P_rBDrzG4ibQIa3XNRSSxdLzLxws1ymOzBh-qDG121g2Meo9SUp41IPf5g1qEHYdv5f6uLJXx-UO&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">EIJ 2018</a> is July 25. But why wait until then? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0gRBKFJBDA7q2OST2QrZwHYPW7GjW5yeXJOqo9HjcIWFb7jvbnsdzo4SYpiwczi2hijzKdjMnlPmtv8lh94C5GNnCOQLN3lHM7uK78JoSzeo&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Register today</a>.<br> <br> Do you know an SPJ student member who has demonstrated outstanding service to the First Amendment through journalism? Nominate them for the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0010l98OMN9MQZyHlDeUXqttgN9r9L9NgjIrDuHRUMAjqXxbJetZhiD0o7QxPYvNZCN6Io220E8w5NMESmQxPs20Z6oW4Mr-v_S8kFJj-72pCpBoO8dauJdQ6csfcaATKRTXzqu2EVmxwIko_S-wAqVJ_HYwqeVFnzQbzuT8CbHrBo=&c=ewKsf2EdFygGKq6UfYYg-UHMNvc3mFBLhcDeFXJSNsFmC0OeakGpvA==&ch=egdMV3yqmAcMmIUMEa5FzohR6lA-IoZoYCw6CN7sAKZUmLiteUuF2A==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Robert D.G. Lewis First Amendment Award</a>. Nominations are due June 5. Wed, 9 May 2018 00:00:00 -1700 Early bird gets the free press http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=593 "Journalism isn’t about the reporter. It's about the stories and informing the public and checking power. If you think it's about you ... that's not journalism." – <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFqjGkBa3dUL9n6_ed2kf4xqc-_Mf7-KxqPqXU2-pkTA_l2D5kvnDkMQTdmIPBPZ8wT8C7lxd5atewJRvau3NkU7I6AoQj0kO2HCSY-2NJ6503nGPP8xrzzXGyULX7cAnv&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Tanzina Vega</a>, Eisner Fellow, author at The Nation Institute.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> The White House Correspondents’ Association dinner Saturday left the internet in a hot mess of debate. President Donald Trump’s absence for the second year in a row and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFPij6BLiTgdLA_Dll1ZAS688ERqmzLat2eacxCdRK_K51Mm6ET_0_6ID1z3vUa7SXYGaCCWd3SSAF3rHxw2Va4oNvLPDuXjACfRiJQN83ffYlYOBf9eQs3w==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">comedian Michelle Wolf’s controversial performance</a> have many people wondering if the dinner should continue. Washington Post columnist Margaret Sullivan says <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFPfsv4WDPzaHIkPzTI8IAUALCNOq83y_CfgXhV1Ke-xtnPp4KRHVw-60L3JOt6tqvG-ykJE7Ww5nZxZBAcf4xviZH1XYAQpZufJaOPN4QODF945WUYsNR6EJU05fFSKgNdleCc4_Ux34S8TH7sc31Ku69i7Ut0E9okzv6bxYuE_dWW-96xcJBGqAKjLtSmYGt5kXGq7SxSChUohc7li4RyEm8qiOF39vtSTyMlD7JkC3IWZgOvO9_EVUmjZo8tmo-hGzd1ylPS7E4e1ATstArjbJC3UqJMaudl1gVmhlQKnwAVuJ0pMRNctiftslfabgBSixe3oM8lF4=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">the dinner should be canceled altogether</a>. Even though aspects of the dinner have been controversial for decades, in response to Saturday, the WHCA is <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFrC6fA1QeBO65D36Dwu6FQLb6R2150w58qIIlSQxKxvOtOTEYjYQRLzmbuz3OcSp6pMPmprVI6E8ONJhLWsmIbOqsMUyT_ZHGLwCEkNtP9Z99adbpjPIx9kC0xIfOJHYugQjjyHXVWB1jJB3nGifx0rQO7bcq_VEOCM5EGcqwuHbL6gFeUH7pMQ==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">thinking about changing the format and tone</a> for future dinners.<br> <br> + “An attack on any journalist is an attack on us all.” <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFSpazxf2Ij_-9iWZAtEkKC1cw4_6q0FOzGxrblflnb8JQEg-mLuVBq0OUibvKyRlF2uNcCjTtY6uMXGlbx9xpU4J54a0sjKZYdYqRJq9qIfs4tvz06bPE37VEE7Uc0M1Hb3vRMMguk_O0oghDevuo2E1CQ3RYphbXterkYjiJgsL_-6xEOKoZozbDJVWVVpWKW5imzDRsi4J5sFLVC7qimA==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Watch WHCA President Margaret Talev’s address</a> at the dinner.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFHqF70EkH0ItjZ3oa33urw6SDyR2pTJ1nU4j1YgpqOxgaiBw0gxiDBlJcOQoKLjVaYMFiAUmBiZ0GVNycwIzpONsz8tuHVTlf9Ds2kc1O-sACLSMGXJ_Hbg==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">World Press Freedom Day</a> is Thursday. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mF-wBni5h6zBc_BbciQam4McknRVjwkgfY-Py6cyWRosJr52p9LfpT0-mlq6MxbMCjms-H2TzTKAwRN-1EycpoFg==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">See where the United States ranks in this year’s World Press Freedom Index</a>.<br> <br> Heads up! The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFE9YyicVwSDvGCjvNH5tE4cfnizuJF0pd2s5f7o7VYjFPcRHrWEIN4j5RafdI6j_evtXYwUDAW0eo0HQT_5HnNl0EDIwo3SbzZ79VNOntwsxXW8T2bjrQQHklkh5tvgxuW2fAox2kgacMyipe5mlQqcwsWXaL3NDqON1hnjUIO9KjPHI-B6gIDw==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Justice Department deleted language about press freedom</a> and racial gerrymandering from its internal manual. Though these changes are mostly cosmetic, they <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFqK8QDwnLelu6i17ObZOAYJxkbw75txqba5-MZTW_XIYES0DSgqACOzAI20f8lF9cOaMo5J_HsbK0AlBalSlditWetEoLdIJtjqzAnM2KM23Y6KKgUEOf0HNStj3gyh_kfcxbEQ4BGE1sswS80UsxTs9wCy_0fGUNCE7-k396nNemkLX9MNvftmTRHpIK2H_3&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">offer a glimpse</a> into the Trump administration’s priorities.<br> <br> The Associated Press announced its latest stylebook updates last week at the national conference of ACES: The Society for Editing. Get the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFXRCAH64NQAfqT1qWNYXK_9EFG0Uhitbq-kfRdWtE-5LdocRjalx-J7U5AWbhq_Dyht18It__DVG6m2I9ePVhjNS4SLW_eiVVuWGkJ1S20dNFz5M82JAFcf-jjhKUv1pw2NfASipvH9T5W6vC7rCPZ8_H16yL1BZ6E_Ju-mb7IAM=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">details of all the changes</a> – including one that kind of changes the laws of physics.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Thank you, everyone, for a truly awesome Ethics Week! Here are <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcUCDiiaLOrZgmHS9gzlbezSDgk6kYAQx3Z5rhG-vTh-EnJznithu1YN2azRQ2EToKYXCkCeXtKRAIGnVAbzhtXGhTsgGSeRPiSJW1GmdAasW&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">recaps of the webinar</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mF6b3kSF9tMe8zsxri76MnTs0enlw6ijB7j8W_HY88ZwS9xK1Skfk3ms0FXa0GJd3yEEt8aJoJ8XZLnKjoTODCgTUNLjD8-1SZxnBubcQL_vbYLlfKf5QIYg==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Twitter chat</a>. The SPJ Ethics Committee <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFeCGqoDP6jKCqfv5Ww9YA8NkFNbV7p7kUdhWdZlZLr7UspcqgXyxMzjwMU2IbuNontQPgPpCScmd-KwvrFMErpmuFPJlY03SroBAHr_0i1-kJKr2CznTxt4NgWoslQT7GBxrczedLyAYBEMG8xf7EHB0UzWsWkx9C-Ja7wZTreeENgZeJhpgDDI2eGw0XxZuTgvm-YoTGZHkOcAU5-BKAyqJJmuDvGwBsp0mo3Iwilu1vW0BHqbB6dxD2zNCd0wpjDk4rW0_D-c0foDTuAM3VwCFAnqNEYrVG&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">published an e-book during Ethics Week</a> that shares tips and suggestions for the public – and journalists – on how to raise concerns with local news organizations and general queries about journalism ethics. Bonus! It’s a 15-minute read. Check it out and share it widely!<br> <br> The ethics of reporting on your own organization can be tricky, especially when covering allegations of sexual misconduct. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFWP9Xs2yc-5NrLDYAQ16ezrTGUjuCaXk-7SqfUwIgOyJapKTMmSXR6MNe5Sr0s5l54mhf0NkigtRTPM47e2EMBWDGMWPwhZ8mfz76FZ98ufdmyDGW3igD0q67BZJQAbRqNh5rH48d_djHgdiw2FiYoF3u3d-ZiIT8KwwsSn-NfJqVaV1zutB2meUKQVEnlehyi85_PLOJLFJ4jyO0MzD1eQ==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read about how reporters at Minnesota Public Radio covered their employer</a> after learning about an agreement MPR made to restore Garrison Keillor’s programs after initially severing ties with him over sexual misconduct allegations.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Do you know a smart, highly organized, innovative, hard-working journalism/marketing/PR/communications student who is about to graduate? Encourage them to apply for SPJ’s post-graduate internship. It’s full-time, two years long and based in Indianapolis.  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLObFoub81j-a2h13K--fPVRZC9oZNMFU7_lAWV8qBnY88K96bohGrML73u-kBH_-aC5noIoCZ47Ifwhf6B7Rs9vEVU6YNO91tBzqfokccuPggtHdsUmIkFu1Mzs0hEdyxbdLTbfPfRTeT26k3vfGxf4Uwls8es9m23jegvt9lbEK0G0nGRNjSkSTCG37EtOT2iBt_4y_qrYHVsCjmahxB60uWWzyQx1-W-PuwKplk84NKhd-209m4q4IBv5yoReDWdDOvd7vD3Cfp&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. EDT Friday</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcXiAqzhaxWegK18kdWTCsVlABmyTK4BGmPJUGBmfaYS7vWOlySZ9MUsWvJRdPc_YnOicmh6MxWOT-t0swteQ4Fs=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">The Committee to Protect Journalists</a> is searching for a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mF62Ic5oinnZ4JTHwh95SljiTWT-Uxnbgjcz_8EOsbBQONQn9tgSwI9ABiZzjyzlK8MI_nc4z9c2o8M8sh34--pF4h3TKykJvsxilPAGcy3kz1NsT9m2_LEuApWwzaOsIy_hAt3k6Syi0=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">technology editor and reporter</a>. Candidates for this full-time, New York-based position should have at least five years of journalism experience, including extensive experience covering technology. To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to <a href="mailto:jobs@cpj.org">jobs@cpj.org</a> with “Technology Editor” in the subject line.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFkCvL6KFIDHaHaTKD-IztBaMIgZ59yMfiVK4MylyyVnFV3ej8sd90KPQTiUZ2uIAJ8iVESsR_VOSlRiHl0jqMkxtS2hg7a_9PKGroJOAFJzuNL1zTHKvQ4jUO6Gokqh0RZX8bw7fGemABe910mDSK0zkkEWh1q_8eDS9WFoOTceh0rOs_8xYCIQ==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Applications are now available</a> for the Journalism and Women Symposium (JAWS) 2018 fellowship program. The application deadline is 11:59 p.m. EDT <strong>May 18.</strong><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Want to dive into the world of podcasting, but unsure how? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mF32fO0R7Hibq5sAgH0BQ95R-vF6BWYMWg4VNerc64ljvMZyehA67yPPqKZaFAjJn96Ol3j2GV981PEPZFcGXp1qonmYk9UgPrm2a8OIP14xWakwah_mt9-H4peXBaWuWDzKVJdPTZPkFy6A_rMsCYvA==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Check out the Podcasting Resources</a> on the Journalists’ Toolbox website.<br> <br> Have you noticed exceptionally high metrics while running analytics for your story or website? When this happens, you might find the source by learning <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mF7vy3JmVM71NfuRpQoUkwgWafuZu6Vu9h9LtZzvuD_xua2C81SHci1nmH02_oL5gGADPipYJ75JvmcvWnRZySTvopiiaB9dlNgzrfodtZkS0UNC5o4XxZg-8m80-9lLrtSUJ-8bx9iDTPpzMTpt-H2vfbxAfaoz6Y7C3RqGUQiAZdsp90tjsG3Z4kNcjyt2YTpjjv5Tw9Mbpbe-5_RKOYH36KICbq699tV5BcK8mNGGS1wl-hjIpcYN-9IjWmRgdIYv1AK_tlbswBEJtbBlLxyzFXjhN_iFyU_HDu93pq8GgbJZpOQ5wS_vVi4cOBhrEGgkxZ7at4Py6VanpTK21yWQwCRYng4IEX8SUOVTRT4WzkFfW4trhRuB0Tf6Yd2OvIzL2aVISq9YA=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">how to get notified when audiences post your work to Reddit.</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> SPJ is looking for an awesome volunteer photographer and videographer to capture scenes from the Sigma Delta Chi Awards Banquet in June! Your meal will be paid for, and you’ll get to hang out in Washington, D.C., with some great people. What could be better? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcfqDsVnQiugzpyKjqV3cJ_ChbS5W14XzJtT3icY5tSt5ncXZ8jLmDHFegF8ruhUBGKCLaU1XHH-4XA69JXGHnU_Q-nH0fH4i19nzJmEZsW3I6r4kAn0-DJY=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Learn more and apply today.</a><br> <br> You can help the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFl0yTF39_BwToNkXtuPcGH50jFgyQMkjRTccBE0x-zWREa5gV60_fnNjhr-fZ02iwgn80_reVzOg=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Maynard Institute for Journalism Education</a> train 200 journalists of color in the next five years through its new program, Maynard 200, by <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFSJ364Zuqmny0xX7Q5aWFOmyhNKdtW3NLBp3t8TML8UYGCBbwqfhN89SCJcOoNke8ZuWv_xzjVX04mKg90NBAP7E4YGwsxchSI3khTdGz0N0=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">sharing your perspective in this anonymous survey.</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> The Sigma Delta Chi Foundation Board and the SPJ Board of Directors met in Indianapolis in late April. Region 2 Director Andy Schotz <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFIt6L0jXR-yiLf-DjLx7r02rj4HMNG3RXzuZBXYR02XPdREe_Z5zZlGS-xOkMXODcKB0JD4R321-xCoUsy2j6Q-YQFW1Up8y7c-foW8N7BpU5EnCfM0HmGjZiSGm4Hytg&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">shares a summary of the meetings here</a>.<br> <br> Did you miss the webinar SPJ Florida conducted last week about Sexual Abuse in the Newsroom? It featured SPJ Executive Director Alison Bethel McKenzie and Press Forward Co-founder Cary Hughes Weekes. Get the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mF2D6u4KsDDZvBzb2vywuinkV6qm_hCKjwxH31sl6h68Ab9NzM3u1z4vjLKq79IbCC3NbZFLSgsJcdh6AyxxSTcsxCwgmF_FQnSTfr4FMbb2miboxIAQL4m8kqHD-i9ADVHQdg-iiBc40=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">details here</a>, then <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFm7HI5fgwyOLyZsXcuzCH8MNAfH4866qQ5xyUzxGFVQxCXQ1Y6Vz_PJgD2c8z_-FrS_abmg8z7KiGLTsVvDB2xw==&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">watch the replay</a>.<br> <br> Don’t forget! The early bird deadline for <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcauUevXak5-b5MfZ0HtWnv-EIzzI8e6ES5opO1Q6rez7x6La2W6TlW9k56hImeUw2JZOhwVlCjF02Tsmo_hri29saT41Tfme9ElnJQvRXGof&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">EIJ 2018</a> is July 25. But why wait until then? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcf9Xxagtx0dWNVzDWaIYZsCVwfRL3wBp6KrrHzSR-GEq579xZwgtEexWSSPkipfka5-mKB_A7hN394wWhnDSTrmU3wq3tdJ7hrDTprk39ZfU&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Register today.</a><br> <br> ICYMI: Attend Excellence in Journalism 2018 on us by applying for  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOS0Dtrc3igfsTFZ98NFUjX-fKbVVTsmDTjOdoJKsC3DM1hc8s7RdvJsIws4DRS9A-l_La5d3oCqbNEcSU5yhQmx6TPw2s6i1qlcgQ3yLhGz8&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">one of these scholarships or fellowships</a>. (The deadlines vary, but some are as soon as May 18!)<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001Wik0vYlTLcBC6rJMSBOpWypbDJyVce61uSqbll_Mhse-hs0B7C6A4PkF12ylrFMVe0nJZqgQ7SOiesORQahUpyL6pZjgtAMPeAw0an9SmleObPG_Wz6zfGOg0Z9-H-RJHV63mt-o6Co6tcOZupVW9nThQvv6zOm5&c=fh_AoepXKQIiSdBSWd3cSrCu3C-OEyn5seXCzj9wbg3-U2DkAEHERQ==&ch=5qEIcu9KWBLXHyxBkSeYP2Z5C_9zxqWj8yg_BxXd8lxJS2xnpUNYbQ==" rel="noopener noreferrer">Annual Report forms</a> are now live for all SPJ chapters. Make sure to submit them to <a href="mailto:cparvin@spj.org">Chrystal Parvin</a>, membership manager and chapter liaison, by May 30.<br> <br> Congratulations to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001T8oALewlNxh0_cknGcN6hPjj4gbXK1uc4e3bUitKbdvEbiT8P8qJcVZvHCAR-6mFeDqGJMOWmj84YUk2T0HtNAODkjKsCerdeV-_G6qpTPwEp4MQ5MdaZU0uSNOfgMnl_0YeSwjujFHdub22lxuaoaVu8zfr_zmZtu5dw7WU7hk=&c=Q0z4QniiljkHovspfugJZGqsH8LYDSAbWXqddrHmk4lU7J4fvrqXeA==&ch=wxBEhwz1m-c-aVCUMno7iUBUt7iw9yNUTTUVKRA2jXRKt_qy_KZ4iA==" rel="noopener noreferrer">the winners of the Region 11 Mark of Excellence Awards</a>! Honorees received award certificates the weekend of April 28 at the Region 11 Conference. Wed, 2 May 2018 00:00:00 -1700 Seek truth and report it http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=592 <em>“Understanding how non-journalists see the news media is an essential step in rebuilding public trust.” — Ruth Palmer in <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR80wvSdXmTQi7-V5ElzcM9nLdvLjfXVJ9JfpKbx3HQ1-Ev4wvm6ITgTvL603TVdCE_gm6HdnZK2uQ3l1TFVdWdqE71tsvjvTejTiRBhEMqJfovQfQ64H6ENxgdfbWHkHGN4jSkqyvN8kchvai8O_w9Re7dMsd5haUye9q7czjazqvMEwlKxR9tStNokIcm2VftcBd4ZdGYI4VrnrW4aF8lUzKMwnPgmyfUTr4O3fxiaSbPXwjKycu5ThFHUJyxS91RevtC96zf8ShlfFD_Et_1RreN6hDCkusSkQ6Eoqt_i5pUFgmULYAd5rREwzqT4vwqwuWtJiZDhrb5BUzRDvk81FOjENRrxIPpq4R633bbB6EZ2-n7L8efyNKY57rkpIcA20l-ZGjykprP63QGTpqLSGvdTIl1hTIb_s1rlcbEfLs=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Why Americans are afraid to talk to reporters</a>.</em><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Today is <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8T3QWeq-OarjYz0LDfcXkc4N9iF-9pNrzINFbM5JLNj9sOxCuTvPw-3wuzU482N8nt23cK4rdvQR6peLAsR7DV1WE7hN9lfyQ5LoR07s_scuNCEytVRluzWk6dgOBhYrwKk_G4YdNE6Y=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">#SaveStudentNewsrooms</a> day. The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOe-8yqZg5iZX2ZnA5j5d9PN89ABMQ49PZVGDopV7Ozj5IABn-d2J1mMPBR0HCr6ozjDnEOvy37KJ98nV_z7aZ-tPjalQlld5t6pv3rIEx1G-&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Board of Directors met last week</a> and voted to publicly acknowledge that student newsrooms across the country are facing difficulties ranging from censorship by their universities, to decreased funding (or no funding at all). The board <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8Cuf_Q15koYhfRJPHb8YGMX8aAAp-gTIYavlOpPs_iYr7n1xpM5e2fIg6hoMTF8XChCbG1XGp5vbP9eASJyHzIUJ1ygcJkL_UcMrtEkx0Rwo=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">affirmed its support for student journalists now – and always</a>.<br> <br> + Carina Julig, journalism and political science student at the University of Colorado Boulder and managing editor of the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8M8AXGcQblC7qsIBqxZiA5XlbeWG1aWCM1NbylELpxpjTM3OGoTXbI5_jOFDd-7FnTBQp5WW0b0AIvSl_KfntrA==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">CU Independent</a>, writes about <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8HWHHbV_lyywjs8eyhV5e10W9XTXdi-H-jo2A5q568NNmhCecHxa8XS1gbAlgIMSKNfCdyUd0GlF9eQrHZfMjscCyvS3ePNScAyWBdaSRYhUfRDVdp_yJgnnb7aR7-jjvIiw2-8aPfm0cCM12tGk0LoHgjeTft58b5ajMEqIkWZ9bPB5EpkwIaJBf-DkCJTKn&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">why student newsrooms are in trouble and offers some solutions to help</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8n0DqOKgi5qq1tMJuVxF3ok89Gx7zpoAEognvhzRb_7fX_WbiUZFXSrLtovm6oF4nk8LC5U3eGwuLVECnxIZqLUodnDnLDfSpAL4f5jQ0FsotCtc_d5Tx-ukCuUBeZCQ4qNJiSFa2XtjQB3lYeQtyiYhv0duvDbfpLi4AkhTifL9bikeH1ByBYKxd-hg8Hip3LdaBXZ8zjyxYkihO2KcVM0y7zIQKPJ2_LayQeaBcg1ReUrJi-kXX30JzJZp3eDUHhjMoOdafmPlZUzAkQXBl5f7xMi6pPz9EnhuKlLMFOUdv4ny40pdhgaYFJxiJ263xUJiV0af_kUleqESUo0ZODJnY6mn845PjZJnm1jeRuPiQrYzH8Sfgxghexut8Y9BUiWGqOp7x5Da8CRWgmHXVXw==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Navigating the generational divide in professional newsrooms</a>is trickier than one might think.<br> <br> We’ve all been told to not read the comments. Spoiler alert: That’s <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8kF2cSV-xAV2nH3CTIfAufitSEfCxRoRWC7P4rgsNZRNBLfpHrasjCi1foWUvblk3VKzC4qlhruIW7IOAZ1Jt-XAFUkngvxbJTn8xdWt2VV8clADr69fjCyp-gONe6bt8J_9F06CUDCB-nSO0lJI4l774z9MyO5trBGxQ-gEtuSEWSwAuFDzg9TAORxJJp1Xuse0IsRM1i5MHDu6gpVC288y0wT4u-yB7ZMv_e1k3_Rx3Li_RhtaIgcvzNIn8oSEMFgFp5z6-kXMwQI2FRAAu7eQt8bnOJi3dNU642VcdfUrHwTzosFuaW5WQIrUx59rxRlBn_Jk9GPn14N43ECwhsv2KDxS4AO3X&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">not going to work if you want to engage your audience</a>.<br> <br> Newsday is trying to “shake up” the editorial page by <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8KTsNI66CL4LG3vvu6GmHb1E9XniGoSMaHwrvpp0FAz8AxTYvGlOT4wkcjT0CyYBriinBTRhXZNU22nkfgbepe5Juh1zn00mZR7bh57xisHJhB1eTU3oD6QEkdEdON-6n8TUpOD6eRW9tf76K9t6shOjymb_sdL_Q0unkVa_IuFo=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">moving from un-bylined editorials to editorials that start conversations</a> with its community.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> One of the main tenets of the SPJ Code of Ethics is to “Be Accountable and Transparent.” Ethics Chairman Andrew Seaman tackles this in his latest post for Quill.<br> <br> “Journalists and news organizations must continue and deepen their commitment to transparency. While there may be periodic hiccups that suggest it’s best to retreat from that commitment, perseverance will pay off in the long run when it comes to transparency,” Seaman writes.<br> <br> Read more about why <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8QHGyppM5SO_2-zP_5VKgQWHRWgUSKRho3ZpqDy2kgD9mmw6p27SzRpF55eG6GqhYtBEh1gxo10eYP-wI1cKnKuqW1OLV9fxYPALJTs3WCtKezB3iqohd7wqkhj62Pq1nJw4DVmaRx2m7FUgTE6Z56Jm25L2pABLDrAznROxLaduvkZa4mv23uw==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">transparency is always a good thing, even if it sucks</a> sometimes.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">Ethics Week 2018</strong><br> <br> Big news from the Big Apple! We're being featured on the Reuters building in Times Square in New York City this week. Check out <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8Icvy34j9UD042VYnr4jmp2a9ZrGrkrmXyGbqEhai2mD8litxVcqFmRK4hs0f6nJx5T-ADCVSHihoZky7wRA2wDJN_G61tXJsB-k4n0W_LSMIA-NyfnnZuwvGWtZ-X-ZbF2ah5f-OJiE=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">this video by SPJ Ethics Chairman Andrew Seaman that highlights the billboards</a>.<br> <br> Join Seaman and the ethics committee for an “Inside the Newsroom” Twitter chat <strong>at noon EDT Thursday</strong>. Everyone is encouraged to participate and share what happens behind-the-scenes as journalists.<br> <br> <strong>Friday</strong>, the ethics committee will publish an e-book for the public on journalistic standards and ethics. Some topics include “How to civilly raise concerns about editorial decisions at print, broadcast and digital news organizations;” “How to tell the difference between impartial and partisan sources of information;” and “What the public should expect from journalists.” We’ll send an email to you Friday with a link to view the e-book so you can read it and share with your network.<br> <br> Also on <strong>Friday</strong>, Immediate Past President Lynn Walsh will talk all things journalism ethics on <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLObFoub81j-a2dJZHCMvFVA39mIV94RHu6ujDpuhyrHtYAYyanXTpQR85MTQvEApBDeDwwma8UDbCmCJzbrWo9T86N1PQmFx3HfncA9eUAIcu&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Jim Bohannon Show</a> at 11 p.m. EDT. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOeLVEhnDvguO0vUe7LU8lT3jnQSKtDXiOHo_3y3rbv7cvPpejW4K0TpOBMVGkD1gzz77zT-Iu9v94D6_gkNt7axXmnG7FIffvflzxMh55k58qVboqieabNmimGBA1m-gcg==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Find a station here</a> and tune in!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> NPR is <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8S0BBw-2RhYpkuIyvoGPMeDBvP-ZDgP3gvavecwKl_rxeIaXVGrBhfXcGnCiyn4gFvsl0LWmpHKx310EKH8GJsdG4Af4JqEJ3PQvL7M14JPyBXzYY5Bqlkg==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">hiring a social media editor</a>. Experienced engagement journalists, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOTBReDyOrEYJ567l-H6SBZdem7Mv3maYIJNHz9dySwyvb2WGTwESljfPxIMN125CoxZtVoFFVmXNq66zCAJxlHTy7PCXvKQRj5t3XZbGmfFGk6NyvTwePqYnV-YRmRSHdTbVVUvAE_4tRuJQswwOvg0Obg72T0UCBoOsLfPiqltYtX3YFEd16WohjGFhgo02EEBjvR7KUdd1ZnCTn6Wegk2qTNGSL4evdfBd2v7yjoE40JG2XKManojHmPqX5HK1YeuVBdt9eMaSqc1Puni8yugFj6MPVrO-4Q==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">apply here</a>.<br> <br> The Los Angeles Times is <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8-IX7J4oPMoEUCr9MAY2asmkD9-Lf2PbgZzuwg0LXLqSBYJnWlcsfjyaG5raBygZE2Luq41FqzcNiuSo2G-koCT9y1hJlvCZwh__9TdUHAhfuojU6x9Zb_g==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">hiring a technology reporter</a> to cover Silicon Valley and everything from Southern California’s biggest firms to small start-ups. To apply, email clips and a resume to technology editor Ben Muessig at  <a target="_blank">ben.muessig@latimes.com</a>.<br> <br> Do you know a smart, highly organized, innovative, hard-working journalism/marketing/PR/communications student who is about to graduate? Recommend they apply for SPJ’s post-graduate internship. It’s full-time, two years long and based in Indianapolis. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLObFoub81j-a2h13K--fPVRZC9oZNMFU7_lAWV8qBnY88K96bohGrML73u-kBH_-aC5noIoCZ47Ifwhf6B7Rs9vEVU6YNO91tBzqfokccuPggtHdsUmIkFu1Mzs0hEdyxbdLTbfPfRTeT26k3vfGxf4Uwls8es9m23jegvt9lbEK0G0nGRNjSkSTCG37EtOT2iBt_4y_qrYHVsCjmahxB60uWWzyQx1-W-PuwKplk84NKhd-209m4q4IBv5yoReDWdDOvd7vD3Cfp&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. EDT May 4</a>.<br> <br> Each year the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8PxfSphWbGUO7hxvPctbWutoOTmdDod9IfkbmpcBJZMxosXyin4LLqvsIpKwrbJJE5LYJenuuREg=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Journalism and Women Symposium</a> brings fellows to its annual Conference and Mentoring Project (CAMP) for three days of training, networking and professional development. This year's JAWS CAMP will be held at The Mount Hood Resort in Welches, Oregon, Oct. 12-14. There are fellowships available for 14 women. Interested? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8C2ILg_bSKKkywYUsD3N6-qObfETYrxAewBI-B-h2B90k9J9_tZs21ZpsWT51KgCrIdflgjOXYHvEDK8YYWaYF_fbSgYF4MVTzvKhuRWx8Ms=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Get more info here</a>. If you have any questions about the fellowship or the application process, please contact Nikki Raz at  <a href="mailto:jawsfellows@gmail.com">jawsfellows@gmail.com</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Pen America created an <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8ycU6bI_UYUnoqPbvPr4zx7JgcJkYYMngfkSRJumOFsI-vBJYCslC91G2NsmRAG5misuy1NPa1ApZkfoQVZOFyCUFFFfKzqFPHy0iA1np0K4=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">online harassment field manual</a> that covers the bases for journalists/writers, witnesses/allies and employers of writers/journalists. Check it out!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> Know someone who would be a great member of SPJ? Invite them to join for a special Ethics Week rate in honor of 15 years of SPJ Ethics Week. New professional members can join for $15 off the regular price and new supporter members can join for $15. Spread the word!<br> <br> Or, you can support ethical journalism this week by <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLORTT3Lm2VSATb1MYYlsPYJphPJ1PKiQ3FjZuTqNlEatUAVeV6HISzloSfGZ-3U0vxyS27YygOjBNniLUrbF_2U_gifruRcN9JRtXG9pn-wQN&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">donating $15 in honor of 15 years of Ethics Weeks to your favorite SPJ cause</a>: Legal Defense Fund, First Amendment Forever Fund, Sigma Delta Chi Foundation or the President’s Club.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> SPJ is thrilled to announce <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8FumDWrHJjWaVXRV1knM0ES9N9eZuucPfoyvh3yCX2U_3nCGJEfWszjn0oJVLOuJ7pUmnWuJel-jyLBOp2iWf4A==&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">the winners of the 2017 Sigma Delta Chi Awards</a>. Congratulations to the winners!<br> <br> Congratulations to the winners and finalists of this year’s Mark of Excellence Awards contest in <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR833y0pmFS2AQzTCXTn2ouVT6UTL2a8yXU-9xQCJGSi4p2UkOwvVOP_DPiaI6yAEo3ELF8RLdBAlu0DpFmVy_GAdpMOFGMeRb_xiIqvDrIMZk=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Region 1</a>, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8y3vwquQEkpQtw-xNrEFnneDwsuLys-OP41sqHvU2o2fn4hvNWs-USDdZ1q0cMjqNHaX9H4IiBpnvNeD_0Y0_d68Wc7A98QVGfwsdel90Dg8=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Region 9</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOQPrgS3txbR8_kB8aBZJMWjZ3suWiv3sy_E9SR0CWYdhgrmrI7gK0Js1cpU7YabJFZYg3Aju9CdMvBOr3KvoBqfOtEdZP3yuL6jMTpKi7oJuxZs-53ESnuU=&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Region 10</a>.<br> <br> ICYMI: Attend Excellence in Journalism 2018 on us by applying for <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=00106gtCFeG1wSF2YiU93P28qX2qjfc82fYWjzVuLHtVc32KRPYwsfLOS0Dtrc3igfsTFZ98NFUjX-fKbVVTsmDTjOdoJKsC3DM1hc8s7RdvJsIws4DRS9A-l_La5d3oCqbNEcSU5yhQmx6TPw2s6i1qlcgQ3yLhGz8&c=VitDgiOPSY1mje6ZEy9Mo2auP82qI6ePA2bKRCoc0acOdAanOtAVhw==&ch=dpdDqSro-QTPNX9vkXhAed0mmsfHffRz_DO0yqcDr-H59AudVOh7LA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">one of these scholarships or fellowships</a>. 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