SPJ Leads http://www.spj.org/ SPJ Delivers Today's Media News en-us Copyright 2006 Society of Professional Journalists 1440 10 reasons to be #SPJProud http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=545 Reasons to be <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmXcHCTooTZgjkXwdeNsuX1gZxV5sPA5CzAsVJGWjHejb0UREVSNbAFTNVaykCXwEAqTp_9hT_33-aDt7_PW7571vwcWlTeRhiNbXPsR046TN_LFyopD5iju0wjBa53omyJ-RJZSjVFWU&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">#SPJProud</a>:<br> <br> 1. SPJ supports <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmVlAhlqmeLtEyyjSwjHlsr9ByutypN2s468VZRJNbCxCaApDadrSPQ-ZLIWTgoRIOPwVxmoVcIs-pV4PO9FEx0SG2v4g6-oI_WnGiACL2vGZSl9Ni4crMRdf2aKDWJdwsw==&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">truthful, compassionate, independent, transparent journalism</a>.<br> <br> 2. "There are about 41,440 reasons to be SPJ Proud, but one is that SPJ is an <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmXcHCTooTZgjamrnnv-VdYXHGEUnMeno6DCdWd24ahaZCcn5iwLmIrXp1S_OyTS9NA0AIyDniat46jDldlqMwls4UOJRu_pWuU2OSpPty7X6MNhHzBv4P7i_JiKTGrq0YQ==&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">incredible asset</a> to my student journalists." -Brandon Szuminsky, Waynesburg University.<br> <br> 3. The SDX Foundation awards a $75,000 <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmZJXCUSpxP7FzMQllB-ULPC7w2TsK0v2biGxvNvt4TZQWlyh1frqvESJ3LmIejdsZwcpIPJxFcLZCkFuEITJMFbOQL00bjSq6ZzUvaCLRNkxPvOAbsEQfhfBgxUGBv1wQWPhR9bKkM8E&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">Pulliam Fellowship</a> to an outstanding editorial writer or columnist to help broaden his or her journalistic horizons and knowledge of the world. Sometimes, that leads to Pulitzer-Prize winning work (See No. 8).<br> <br> 4. SPJ committed $10K to back <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmXcHCTooTZgjkS7YnY3eQvSYR62Inme16uogawPt7tmgVz5GqoxMScEqkTW2oVGzIT7vDN9TzLSVL62gqkr08SCzxirA76td3omDv4FrdflqQJ1JaRHBiiZceJjDCjENpPgzzDr8ESkv&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">journalists</a> seeking a database of all public purchases in New Orleans.<br> <br> 5. The SDX Foundation annually supplies grants to support journalism projects like the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmXD-cjQkE7X0s0CBKUpbOxDleXiWjqgaDY3507tbKD2RxmCP2UM9bF-xGkf8003TjDmaq8pYAv6TDU_XGacyOPJ0WBnb5v__JhqNkjlMFboj6zF6BaMXO1kv6uGNaRawwFgw5ZEhL9UKBUnQhWD0Oog8pGr4aQqe99cJiw97tS4ndMvpngumvuQ=&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">Drone Tour</a>, which traveled to 10 universities in the south to teach students about ethical drone use.<br> <br> 6. "Journalism is essential to democracy and society. It's about giving people the information they need to self-govern. Without journalism, we might as well call it in.  Without journalism, we are at the will of those in power." -<a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmb-3WwDbo2bDVHrK-wSbR5MvUeWufiF1DyYuCVtGQ_WKxsLhgWVjTyIk3eqQiBwiEk6C5eD98MJlX6h_2SVab1OfqJg8vUzrfKvUVuHwPOi4m599Hm1jpxT1ZWeFRE0SVt7ogM8Ae96Ikb-LTbz8LYpobSryygy4bbTiBycFo7XGleKzcxZ30b9sif8APUMpUXU4udCwG6230_u5P6BqihWClVgNsgtDjw5zGjUbhNDUFifHSFYf2W6yCd3RcvfLNR9wRAFnz6TprZgXg6RBrm9lQG0aN1usqc5sB9lReso7-2i3cLI3ZOVGUMDypuQDUEX_7AxQbfdGO8Qxw5XyQR2P_CD8REnydQ==&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">Dave Cuillier</a>, Past SPJ President.<br> <br> 7. SPJ and the SDX Foundation supports <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmXcHCTooTZgjqWjWPx3x_bCbsrlaQlCEluQdD4FLMvUeZxNkhhtbLbwUOZTSvSWLQx-sZxXGLrFfHqh6iwJRs6Ar7JhZcEypqMLWZzaV1BGoXKIQroWyLkNSJCGb2W4J_g==&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">diversity</a> in the newsroom.<br> <br> 8. "I think it's important for journalists to support each other, and to be able to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmc-urbkz4T5lZ7PiFtK8ZTPvtkETY51zvjG5X4KICNKqOmSgf36O68mIfBMo7uDuXqmrlSqXs0-KampRoTYIrD8fpZk9E6JpZj11Ob42zPkYQVq5G8BM4fT32yB5uinb9_d0OjzixuVd&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">get together</a> in a space where they can brainstorm, network, share information and get away from the daily grind and think about their own careers and the future of journalism." - Farah Stockman, Pulliam Editorial Fellow & Pulitzer-prize winner<br> <br> 9. "SPJ serves a vital function to support journalists in their difficult work, but also to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FGkqD8YqnW0Rl_7-J6zzUxNVJHntX18TLKU8pcEkBsKuYBqOBgBAmXcHCTooTZgjX109ynXoWWxPW2GHgUOHNVgW0qukNZyP5_e5MXh-gQVWNpZSV2IhgR1H5Zt6aDkg5rGb-70200vqQfrspl1noySmW2sVIMcDzW04nvDjWzCWciAWt7fzjA==&c=bzarJ1gZ3k9C88osHM7zhE20Zn0sjbmn0eo9RK9-EPPlxzPSClryYQ==&ch=vZ3KxVT2NtpMF5p6-COqnnCGvUOhuP-DGCZ93DxOQs3FV3DlXxVSoA==">educate the public</a> about journalism and its place in our society." -Elizabeth Donald, member since 2009.<br> <br> 10. Together, because of journalism, we make our communities better. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -1700 Your ethics questions answered, Cleveland murder video http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=544 <i>"Great local reporting stands between you and wrongdoing. And it needs saving." - </i> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-RXQKq4xsjA5JWLXKbMio3gu1N02ZDgV_PtutHHJE6ZLUutkN0LUS467Mk9tqz0X2aZGgaX8PbLMrAAC6L8W3Z2LU9k-Vtrey5GYrXpYU_FUGcptLLFiMApyzABx8Oyaxl2-FMTyxjX-vLnlxdVWO2-HTf84JyVp-RdKfnlxSTzWGZUauL_tmbV228qqmkg8wr8yADEiCc2E4y0iWo6LZpqyip-jIo3sP0kzMBSUrzIwGV9oCXNzLbYuI2-dwPQL9buh7EniPTpoOTNT7tCn1QSF5bnVy3rim9I9wu3vHCS8UV6cftIRvJ8qrWp7yRvhnpQ2h8FTL6lc=&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Margaret Sullivan</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Inquiring minds want to know: Is Facebook a publisher or not? After video of a murder in Cleveland  was uploaded to Facebook Sunday, the social network is facing a lot of issues, just like human editors do, about newsworthiness. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-367AT_J6SLJ2rn6yA6plPqJfdUE8W_fr_DuTt-sP_OENo5tu5FyIpunWEg_JsiB8cseivLzN0UNJKHY6tegmEVpZehre0LFXPUpQ0rqKcSYunxVddtWkhhw8qiuDVbLOU2N9KK53X5Tu8epvr4kUGIzQ4KFbrRlq0W9d5KM8dEZrZS55uSNWnni0VPVBkj8mFJtnH-a3Y_0CtgaaETzkKLyJWHhqxIdP&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">The jury is still out</a>.<br> <br> Journalists, both high profile and local, have been detained or searched at the border. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-JxjyV-dsA1UA2e9YXOeIRS5S48JTtuTiXFJCNbmkXJ_bKlaRyLxBd-LBRzQU6PArLo_VocDzpozjf_xoX23SJJ1GEYRUyIwk1jf9dLB-rNI=&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">This CJR piece</a> includes tips on safely crossing border areas and features a cool program put on by SPJ Rio Grande to train journalists on their rights when it comes to search and seizure of devices and other issues.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Legal doesn't mean ethical: SPJ Ethics Chair Andrew Seaman <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-Tw28KGgyj--z_Gxv3fcErUX3kA6g6nZv1MoJ0PsOLUE7P--nKwxDSwg4FSC4RdYi18-kfjT2i1CAlq2vrQCAcVFstcPdiW7FM-conBEwIW8QbAmPuu8V8bG3BIc9UYoofJ93_uvQrCNjkrx_Yq5BJIfWz1dLFt-L80AWxcJ_Ko6jvmlihECUaSgBi4fGUmHLpt7S9v0OFJ_gl7uNVWycm-5I5cAyiOYzpCO4usIOVDA=&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">weighs in on the Cleveland murder</a> video posted to Facebook on Sunday: SPJ's Code of Ethics states "legal access to information differs from an ethical justification to publish or broadcast."<br> <br> IT'S HERE! <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwv_CMIchQBBDdu2MGT3ePIpkuA2VBroVpF0YrS6TY4vpdvJ08SYa5xHnjNJTNeYTNchAKCuTkXH5WSg0NpVYozh6tSV7yVqTgdTbk_tHAxothHnt9o2QK3kH93bHhr4_DyLe8U7iUoA1&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Ethics Week</a> is a week specially dedicated each year to promoting and explaining ethical journalism. Check out <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-Tt8QK9ViQ_Cr9XI78fAwdkPsSN5Ol7PyBPWP9jfUhVEdZkjQXm0Zzpe6AvrjUsYxl2yOiHrt-mcw_tsoQ3rEK_Z4OnWK8MH8poch-bSq_wU=&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">what we have planned here</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Guide short and long-term storytelling as the Senior Editor of <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-aQfVEtBSAHHTfpKmzfET5yX_swkcR0_lxp9u-1MBUFuCbaFOVy_qw97xgo0yhG0UivsXOChyXDNtBIEZKKP5nj49PW4X_tmNrF0GRizmgYUbb8GFt6sj9dZZ9mx8ah21PPEbKTAmMbQmtndHS6L-4daTkXwBlRcePuewgMZlVN2G1WwkBNLGWQB9tWxVrI-wN5vnRmzFJgw8MhNdlepaAfFzT05SIYlM1kRJLcx_rKReLPNARwBxKhJ1kQvxLwCfQJkYO8oufj_PM8JesU7RpxpMMNNiFQCMfLB07zpe0Ki2BYLxerzBgEJjZarrOj8WPvDqSXLoHEGotlVT8s7A5rqv76mYHVbl&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">NPR's Code Switch podcast team</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Your questions, answered: For Ethics Week, 7 p.m. EDT Tuesday Ethics Committee Chair Andrew Seaman will host an <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwnK453odOZZr6cHWKDTW7V2vp0AITegTQQcftpDEPNQBem57rRP7LncyovRRUBt_cbntKoISBMZhAe1CF4SwxARc4fSuwrAYr7V8NH90Qb7OTTQfqts4biildf3j_47cDEaWFzsKfXNkBjAEvevQChpx0-J9PBI4W7LvsoSRahLq&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Ethics Hotline Live</a>. Email us your <a href="mailto:ethics@spj.org?subject=Ethics%20Hotline%20Live%20question" target="_blank" shape="rect">questions here</a>.<br> <br> Have you had equipment seized or been stopped at the border? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-0zbFgoAhn1NaTSTs_8bY3AaHnbRHisl1Ika8u9l7zn7Ovr5AFBwlpv4G8f6ymdXL2cmJDf9TWiAUnbFhDSHuB9mYtObP89RykAfa2yHRi1BNsS9lVqLhbO5P_YEI0gRw7G7lzmXMBbb9TE-7ckMP38l8hUmkIjdWm5CJfYn6gOtUUFHMaJ5wqgw5lP5hnRW7Gk6LHFJ2qF11mvtn2P_V99WNPXLkJgXRVoZCkEyN68rXj00d90RmrQ==&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Share insights with a coalition of press freedom organizations</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> Roll up those sleeves and pitch in to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwmrS_ffi9K0doVM-tRHuuZYdl2GR_TbYJsVBglNzYgbuAH4_0PMOBSWa59Wvo_i_wfHXEVbXf0_a8JvuNCz0DIDXEqLbBFeAb8aAC4Jdk9KCxR_8Rw-aF5XPLu5ZrVDw5IaRAnLSNVGP&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">help out as part of team SPJ</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Watch SPJ and SDX governance in action. Both <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwobGsEOaITBpBTulnMUfdM8biEmwTJxDMAtvINXw3UE4DlARsBeqaBx18PdTekhNa6MpSO86dzeRqjl6CmLq-TDMGOFbjnbvv0-W7lC_V3CJdCFcTRh1r3xG8F1yNgTTsgUs99OurUsc&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">boards will meet</a> Saturday and Sunday in Indianapolis.<br> <br> Congratulations to great collegiate journalists from <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001zJSCz4HhtHNfD70JCNXK_3C0pAt7EMusjRu_1r11bKYA-1W7sKmYwrQvH0YW06d-btva_J1JLlT0ocOUqXFwTCU9ErxqQ33reajeVnftASbh7zQoxtNLv0xLUl5k2MXCb6yoQcljnltHiI9Mxnv_wJSZLLK3E6C_ENe_SugXFR3OtZlpTZu77ZWbuFV9PVcD&c=4gDYUI4CYUkCiTrSb2V1zE6wscGMwMm5R1F6GeBVyvcP7VMePVaDHg==&ch=XdyqvWzlj-xVXFFlnrN43UYwYyvjlJujAg9XhnBPgBxXvJLQ7CY12w==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Region 10</a>. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -1700 The Trentonian's troubles, SPJ After Deadline http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=543 <i>In Pittsburg, Kansas, high school journalists uncovered the questionable credentials of their new principal </i> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrrMavuh5IWyfQ3KkbU8JyW5tGX34gjWbSZnPhKLQMG8gtp8sQsce0gJQ5NibcGWJvwuuhQdV7IZVGYmF59v4pKq69jRarWbWNOJD-CsGzg-99Ts6Kw4canpdRHx--8pP54UpA-bx9VIa4JoWaUFkU0hzVOCYhkCMV&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">through good, solid journalism</a><i>: "Pittsburg journalism adviser Emily Smith said she is 'very proud' of her students. 'They were not out to get anyone to resign or to get anyone fired. They worked very hard to uncover the truth."'</i><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Congratulations to the 2017 Pulitzer Prize winners <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrRmg7BsHdRtkFpOpYyUV4iYgz4MKcWlX4GV3LzszmNAh8eQEjNx3T8v56R6n7DqY5dawi_Ogs_k4ZhqWvKnRbUkKnDLqvoigT6KTAs35wLh2xgBow9mu5wFHvvBt0ulYySTxm0mbNUZjrH9INQ5CkGQ==&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">announced yesterday</a>! Great journalism is alive and well.<br> <br> Where <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrrMavuh5IWyfQ3KkbU8JyW5tGX34gjWbSZnPhKLQMG8gtp8sQsce0gJQ5NibcGWJvwuuhQdV7IZVGYmF59v4pKq69jRarWbWNOJD-CsGzg-99Ts6Kw4canpdRHx--8pP54UpA-bx9VIa4JoWaUFkU0hzVOCYhkCMV&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Pittsburg, Kansas saw great student journalism</a>, Indiana lawmakers saw a threat. Indiana New Voices legislation--designed to protect the rights of student journalists-- <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrL8eVgPbhoG7tt1upTsioC4nB8ZtcvzktRSoMrMlbuJmSY7ZIa-m_MDUH6MDA-yoLkEgpcFfvcqCPqz1dNiPHRn348KMMXJ5r4iEnfFDc42pyQ-XALIXx2Q-Dp2nbYI-93jjXU2iNCK9FCAv_UCbdRqWbQOTHna0j-GpdZ5DCnF-aRphL9oSSIbvUl3cuYhzvIhm48kqPoF82-qpnfUhUD9-2F1Unlrob&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">failed to pass the Senate last week</a>.<br> <br> The Trentonian is still seeing trouble, even after a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrmofxK1TegUPWv4SVhsW0qklec7KwOBY--wnlYvKv2BMmhK9hiXT9OJ5O-4ciTf5oQ5cGpwy6-N77y6pBFl2gG4l8IwITwN36UB52pYk0iqv_vLi2obJOEe_NjX0qjJ4JGEMYNZcLavy9ZaM139E4mT6xk4Kd2yKXGZPFh6SuNCo6ztyG9I6KepanKMad-NxW564t9yxjFstTMQdNT76UQHrFBYeheLZkeAxKy4LzGVPVmMx_Qn5d-g==&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Mercer County judge settled the case</a> in favor of publishing documents to shed light on a child abuse case. But the story doesn't end there: The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrPScpe6aeN2iUX0X9-JFBIB-eK-9kEWzRrQxmLGTUzkZDdiuNEHzANRPQ39NXCC-2UKG7cO7ShVApZnAxeEfuySrvmINJlzvHqLl4bVATg8R-o13EyiV2P5khfKEqkjuIWJDS0B8uLa5L06OAuZAwqdvmqGFP-BmXvzDwg6A153BZ7WW4d-CBanI68DyX_Ba0H-BcdZnUlvc7y2itAO7Hal7B2utJ4C1zU3U_-cd7z1rO5gyMvCeIXQ==&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">New Jersey Attorney General's office wouldn't let it go</a>. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwroWf_ETdkMLp5QydTfn1xYR_lk_Bb_agKOsdZl_Gq09zDevXTzy74EhyFToDjjCRBqgiX8I4_LticTTiM4R6a0YI9pFY19luaBbrTr9xNtS1z8Y00h6aaQQ1YkD6MLx9E-JNFVNBxDbkiRg4X2leebC8YYkqhOE3-uHJAeffVdfSGZUGP7o9jLA==&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">SPJ New Jersey is speaking out against this pointless use of taxpayer money</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Ethics Week 2017 is coming (mark your planner for April 24-28!) and we've got surprises in store. While you wait, read about <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V_NVPEhKgf5xD-j_Izw0vL1QXHaQhbNFAlqUD8vtSmbRIxBmmZY_IjTqc2jRwG8E6nsUcBeq0Mbb_Lmca9IzNLIx5zs3Lo4FuJcmnVn6PaT8ttbCbzWGxeFI56UhSZudbEafwqOTH3tUoQ79R4Y-o5GE--VoWY6IhZWD3k8jNNSYyLgZM4pfU7D-mObB_7CCogMaL01jI801lJGrtbrXfsnc-rObR4667HPfHFxQmqPo&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">the ethics of unpublishing</a>.<br> <br> "If people are going to be more skeptical of us, then we have to be better too." - SPJ Ethics Chair Andrew Seaman is reminding everyone that <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrD85dYtGN4J8hZmu_5IwoQaiLRv5n3Ig42XYq1x-9MrDE1oCjDyrvEamHP42XZPB6GUMNev8LB9FGbATpJ359IT9nB8YWOSuEdX2cHyQkZ5whhDv_fM7Zi7sefr687_B1IjUBzl5us8ka7odtQ-0yiHFxYG9bEefR3yLUf3OrJIT1CT3MSDsVQGlVQTBaspEU4i3N3YZeRis1H8uQ1Gxro8f2BQ9789HeyQ3v85VQEzVX9Uw6BE_X6p9llEENoeTjpGLe4INaLdJNImibHWsZlkV9BNKeO8nq&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">the media must hold itself accountable</a>. That means vetting sources, owning up when we're wrong and being critical of ourselves.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Alaska is calling: The Ketchikan Daily News is <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrl-_mUh_EF51CJ5zgkH84Wob-8Mrqsz-eLacrzxngRPTijm1k_tZB-xBkEfCBmoXzhPw4-lRrtOXxHuZx_ABb1eXgK9lm36nXfLQ9Up_MPkJku2rAPaA_bdm0353uFVYFgpFRJGt8t71ytmprf85WTRLvAT2b5RrcmFkLqWSfcA4=&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">seeking a reporter for a six-day morning publication</a>.<br> <br> Fort Wayne Newspapers in Indiana is looking for <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrlTXemNPqEU105UKFOL-FhDH4yfo6M0cXx5wbPUb-o9N_wpR5fIRXZcWxmAPzsRx1iZV8x_P_-kVZ6V52jPQqWGxHCHtgKuEINEq9vwvEvYwD4CYTh_pj8PG_WcdKVRdAgmFJGQc3HWm6wFYcz2ut7lGQe27fkY0W75goU56uDFp28Ct2nRmIs_0GGO22Rbng&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">a magazine editor to lead its team</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Considering giving freelance a try? Check out the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwr3Pb6GRnfCsfkOPkdHRKEXjdPEl91WrwNXHQl8lZD3u_TdBe9Yljsy6OAf430h-rDsFUkZ339dyJDIwZislmc027EO96dvX-nnA6AYf7pb8nN86tQcDY1KM0j-H1MWKx34ktKsFOEOD4=&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Freelance Community's chat</a> at 6:30 p.m. EDT on April 26 to learn about freelance contracts.<br> <br> Expand your horizons through study and research. The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V4iyvLoDh6iTVe5wRZDskQK_gNiA_BaU8FiJNUq3pY7lBYfLJBY1zjjDiuLVS65w8sSEGbK5DKLiwnjRD2OfbOXaIH1Tes_Ol35aNo9ELu0pGTmnWWqUgEG2LCmZa5UElhwIfZljqxoI&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Pulliam Fellowship for Editorial Writing</a> is a $75,000 grant to help you take time to study, research and write on public interest issues.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> Give a new journalism grad the tools to succeed. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_VyWBm0ItQZaEkJ0vSL80f2GMr2HAeEyxBWwGes-aIigSivrtoT03xvYgQ0joaH2_EhyCYW2YC3Wb9pbtdOtWj4lER1vhAiBk4eEBWBzykT2ZC3UeMdiB5Y845jqyRyaT3g==&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Give them SPJ</a>. Don't know a new grad personally? We'll find one for you.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V8uAUlklnB_AW-uA_p9B82Nypuc1Md3hTJW3aeI_bsHWVnjaglp16V1T1QaFWS-vUCtBXeecqLkKUayV1MwlI9kIJl1v6DknuDo2pB_jfopmR5KURxQtOyTAlqYxuHw0EEbnaUXkej45&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Who's your favorite SPJ volunteer to work with</a>? Help us give them the round of applause they deserve.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Let's talk #PressthePrez and the state of journalism -- and have a good time while doing it. SPJ's next After Deadline event is April 18 in <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V5GBIbfrLd2rm6PiaYswSv5srKa6Q7OQyqtVWGFM7J_di3yqP_0MH2VD5iruCRpeDQR8zxiUG65zjNt1Cx3-6ofgj9XiPdO4ZPz6i9Gl6GYlH0b37T_QCKxHpoUjQP8tLg==&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">a city near you</a>.<br> <br> We're still recognizing student journalists whose work impressed us. Congratulations to Mark of Excellence finalists from Region <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrJetufsfnbS4sprrTXlXvqWetF3CjRs0k4yIApcBGs8ZlMpKEtkKbeRcJj28k7N-Y_XALEnD9dNbijIMNlcWoVej1Hb-b28BNam7V9WUyUxAN6udzbb_VnDvP-ir3OOu0&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">1</a>, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrnENM2ve2aEPN3nCrZv2Ggj-NzB-M8r2dnPV9FxWeO-urRFo8s3SoOUAsdETgv0LqWr9ZYRevNXhdH_eoYnnLRiQX43IJHqz-McGusu-WVuYPhKNl_NSzc25rrSAOyR7D&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">2</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrI5ZvA1kqlsOStalkn0Twji8eMGha26SYV0lxL9KIrzYpHU7oW1jAPk0HjIankHb_9LwZ4vaVQR8Bd-jDdoeaaXyJR2X5_DAT0XoChVwe-oLDsALuSpsXIYa-4W2e_9pY&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">5</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrfskzxeSwIVUJQo1Yraj-rEgwybxd2s8uhElcFGzEuEYs7zemsT9d-j-NGjb8nOOHn81J8oODxhuzWQcWLdBf_mNVarXIYGTqYyNV9RLYvdhhMgb9shkcz6-tINfi8bcfjL28JXcNff-OUOMKqtCOo2UmsCOySLP4&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Charles R. Novitz</a>, SPJ President from <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001RreiQCOpeAn6TFISk07L8150-SFyxIUS1vXnStUjCkSWf2Uyr2k_V1mXw8AusFwrgjzqCifCXC1UikYh67NcbVaFbeZbh6zp249K6OEcbiLPbj1arWTEPu82K40mTUm2EE3E3avKaB57CfzT6fm6NM4ReY_e2QPJ2NLpDqzTb8hD0Iv5qIpyYZ_6aNJtI1YT&c=K2UwJJA2p2J5-cLq7naWbBR9QfKuGZoTpwi2gYnx3kgi3ahUpQoCzg==&ch=uFpdpiP_iPA3j_y7Liq21v84-ABOqakaT3ncRi0bmiv-zFs_uBj8qg==" target="_blank" shape="rect">1981-82</a>, passed away last week. His career took him to ABC News, NBC News; Chicago and New York and more. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -1700 Libel laws, World Journalists Conference http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=542 <i>"Yesterday, a South Korean journalist compared journalists to sand. If one person throws sand at you it is not that big of a deal. But if a lot of people throw sand at you, it's like being in a sandstorm. </i> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PrVqxQZRFQKZpA-z55J6fiNMU94g7CPCA-cHlp5ttyKS6nCNIV0bYP1MDokOzPyrjsNshYyApvycguD1D0khcvMsSkxYfIm79r7JOW_-63g9Koq0VSYSC7MYtF3vYZe6kYlVrOUko2TopLSnki0OK16agY0KgBKn1JXOxFwO1ygc=&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">One piece of sand may not make a difference, but lots of sand can make a big impact</a><i>." SPJ National President Lynn Walsh reflects on words spoken by a South Korean journalist during the </i> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9P9Dfv8emiW8CLoS-HQEMIaSghjTc0UXOUs1LvJcYajc8zRmlT_S0pJfwYOYGSYKlhH7yFaEAdIYmttTkhynCYSVrWCVBq1ZLGxYRP9C7SPOs=&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">World Journalists Conference</a> in Seoul.<i> SPJ leaders Walsh, Rebecca Baker and Elle Toussi are representing the Society at the conference this week. Walsh also spoke about press freedom during the conference.</i><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PAeuQpqO5SuRlL-fKzEaGNDC02LppQJ0HOme-6ASRMKRT3V16RHAqxSbRc6zrgpqmSpaTGv_oLYfdH9fo5IQ4LcGbIDlWhrCjfYKEaKpkmjimhbMPrTiECeFQQ0MqTfQjJdfVycBveuuFsJgFclLVaxxS1mc1T5rI&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Change libel laws</a>? No thank you. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9Pe9YuwWL-fZBLoOw0CbiPY3lYptsfgJvpF4EAQcCg--CHpuEvZSdyqssc6Z_Qc63ODqL-q5R5Hump5HwYFqPADk-os_mRHf0KJ4NOdX4P9z0=&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">SPJ FOI Committee Chair Gideon Grudo points out</a>: "POTUS can't change libel law. And if he was able to and did: Changing libel laws won't stop any press from committing acts of journalism because libel is libel and journalism is truth."<br> <br> What news to trust on social media can be a tough call. Apparently, your average American cares a lot about <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9P0kr8XI8gsCsZoiSvVzAQdSxS5Ej6HjmkYEUJ9h1FFIkuC2pdxUeeT8dZ8e8G3ZHJTsr7HXlnnD8P22M5eXXQYCv3L1CTB-E_Kqopy43Vz3M=&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">who shares the news</a>. What news organization did the reporting still matters, but not as much.<br> <br> Yesterday was <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PRa9MDzYmubGjbiUU9QukDQYWvTGTvi17dNcMWcT14fyn_Ff9_jIJDYXrbSJ6CfIBjEshKnIxGGSywJYVtY8HlIYzvmNl-YFYJsK6b1CVtOv0ZXd51KVl0rMydrdbseclwAewJPltCd65GOuto7V3nqrbl1q8MnWimRZkp1-AkoHR6mXueJFrKggaznLmyNU8Lg1zKRpP6cTLBvZLVo81jw==&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Equal Pay Day</a>. Newsrooms have a gender gap of their own kind: Those reporting the news are still primarily men and TV news outlets are the biggest offender. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PShznjk7s7r1zt7nukn10b8Jq-u5bJVbocM0x8P1kXjeM-KcfWGAM5BcXtqy9EsBewK5DW1mjKV_h1zFxfElfov2YZjAcjwMzxZTWtg1mCO4=&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Nieman Lab discusses how this impacts reporting</a>, especially how stories are written and who gets quoted.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Last year, Ethics Week focused on emerging technology, like virtual reality. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8Si_WeDZSkPA1pF2vb-bjODCHVLhVvFYqu991H0lRbnUnAVMea-qd-obEbF2nKxSAApiFdTarXkV4Fim3IcFVk1J0-DI7nqTOoDtpkEXnCWTmA5w8OrAsIA2YKSdcTOrpLI0ipowjP6hmmpPMp6v5Abg_q2Zo-ltN_ViCJ5a12tdyG6gOIi-Qco211sKH4rw2qWjwD6dMbP7&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Virtual reality (VR) is a great new tool for journalism</a>, with a lot of ethical considerations to take into account. The first question to ask: Is VR the right way to tell this story? (Save the date: Ethics Week 2017 is April 24-28. More info to come!)<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Passion for video, motion graphics and data required. Be a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9P0GUshWWr-eR58OC6YXUw0l83xTmwpBR5iUiAs1j3Sc0U31CLYf__IG0lcLJ2pfT-KunlE1RZItECLqijB-4pL1ne7n0izaCPex1XK8JloggcPAV_X70lo68PDN4tzdFJddKtSy6mvt4-qiiM8fJcKRFcsbK9uF0JBYY0E76o7XXuzykT_ncdjACgrjqtZ4awtj0VcbwzVnw=&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Video and Motion Graphics Producer for Pew Research Center</a> in Washington, D.C.<br> <br> Wish you never graduated? Apply to be a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PXadoTP7w8Sfz1ThBNizJh6AbbzjVdO_o3m7syT6FuSTvxBo-EHKiMzcCGpbsh3ptCFeizc4V9vAl78_SsysYFVzio_uPWj0eNDe66xRHlWmz7yqGKrjq5h_vHn0xVyetgulTlPfqRJZsJrLP9nTwa1X1jRBglwvvOa379aM4dEr4u1LmEFDpLQ==&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">College Photographer for Davidson College</a> in North Carolina and return to campus life.<br> <br> Propose a topic for the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9P24WBtNEO7bmKUg6UHYb3FWTlosIJae5gq0rom_8aahfgEeBQsg4_zqmXskOjdpjrnZg96Wqd3o1JwMkioKPPzuIZbOgiVyS4rJ9NcPSgBKcfXOLsXyhfo3rKzkHgEmOTlu4fwnX0ZthKnxfPDGzxfxDzSLDzC5Dp4TUJ27nVR4U=&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Journalism Fellowship on Aging</a> and if selected, you could win a $1,500 stipend.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Give the future generation of journalists and their instructors some tips on what editing skills journalists need to get a job today. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PA-crhi_mx6YY6vcbiKZ-2H-DpWiZUnKlM-45mGe8rsybYfPSi6bsMmO092JyV0EXOGqKJikpBGIWNSnRX9FMiVOWjuTwUceBjGN1cJ7WpRCjTirJ-Ae1XAadVsfrDohEATO24mMGXoAbmjIKkPDvJg==&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Instructors, your thoughts go here</a>. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PplGis-taiflme-b1f9wM0hO80xLUKYbhNuNjtogN-0y7m8Qj6dIUN6pbISLDRUZocTRjfRTDSklHZDNllNc7TTzzkan4GnQ3EdMRqWLV-OBWH-cC5Xmlz-gqT0OrSP_QO2JbmKMwabWuKwxQl2whCmQUPuIpdJ0Y&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Professional editors, your thoughts go here</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8Xev201HCffgK2eRZQ90aFBigqjNhAvJlAosiD47xEamlwEvxnip8pwkgUSHEn7M4KPK9yDZ2szE2FiebeeSrbu0Tb4Q0KfTNkv_f_q4OFu1snEBbO6sjK4XdTuJyTOwEyyrmRKUDve6&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">The Journalist's Toolbox</a> keeps you updated on all kinds of topics: Google tools, reporting apps, newsroom collaboration and more.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> We're looking for people who love to give feedback to student journos, especially if you have experience in radio, TV, online or newspaper. <a href="mailto:amartzall@spj.org?subject=I%20want%20to%20be%20a%20national%20MOE%20judge%21&body=Please%20express%20interest%20in%20radio%2C%20TV%2C%20newspaper%2C%20magazine%20or%20online%20categories%20and%20attach%20a%20resume%20or%20CV%20to%20this%20email." target="_blank" shape="rect">Be a national Mark of Excellence judge</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8Q-4y1CXaRJZCWGtwX25C5D8r6bcPc4ZSU0TXPUggN82Xh2Z7Y22yCL2gWEXpyTmYEZ73SRv1l2d94NoG2irIvRsYxV8b6IrBNsH4Zq5FtUTwV2h3nyZjjntgGr0TuhSluE083ouPJoz&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Who's your favorite SPJ volunteer to work with</a>? Write us and tell us why they're the best!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Are you #SPJProud? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8Suav6UNmu6QbluZ5iSfzucOtFyGeWIWgjomy60y_550NjEE8G_bPsEOdgJJnaIF81K2qsoGjIj8iwqnBGIG9te5IYCbcHhzRn2bxqYiKciyfv4VOj60RC5aBCgxkcfZpQ==&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">We want to know why.</a><br> <br> #PressthePrez with us at our next After Deadline event, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9P-RPYpDghaqYUZ7pRfTnUCujbVinj6x4a6LYZ8rhR8yj2PRz4l5uS3hOqxltvU-vtnLsIg3bluzOObdrJzoHGqlP_clATK295YqP3u6IS0Kk9X52zNRgK1Q==&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">coming to a city near you</a>.<br> <br> See winning student journalism from Regions <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9Pe8O3ysayfeK_krzfho-wdvF3yH3yk_gNNj7YUlJrkIMivgfHKCvJPLz5tn_nf06DhcSYAUIyZB0rbXuqXEWdXagjnd1sZ2DIY8SB7wsFlK_STO1cz0i3fEAU8kQXXpXi&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">3</a>, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PSKvA_bLkBQC2cNiFpWuccZa6fnigwcf202qwHw-pOoXmrfKzvQF-m7HE6iFHVjOgwNLBVJzznIJJtUyDjmopoZpO5U0l2CxkyYHLtcXB8j3rnx7UBYOa19p6ODIsxUXj&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">4</a>, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9P9WF7IHdz70uEWGRhrMNKwuU0Jca3nWBtjBc4e-gyBnCzoIuxjxkW6rhoZC92yBVak-rqjw_ZYmV2iSNj-IYVKh1kfkvw0OHIkPKcvY_1IrlsBYvSPT4Kmnsgi9tvLTM5&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">6</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8VT4IAuJpE9PzvAhZ2PLQkSdNw_cdiYJdKyDRImono37ehDDD5vMFz4zjQ3uekkew-AqbZVsdYUikZtyzZwaEEcc2cRSk05Tu68CIvElGszNMb8rKX53wtmBBqRAojjOh2oTdaim6xsS&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">12</a>. These student journos get honored at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001wJNplaLhYKKeJFYN-Uvivpuf8SRnVG2lbb4Tx8z_d5B-WBbTCFRl8X2dZS7LFE-7P0SJnjzfOZa4KkWYtC6BKh1nfP5qMRu7_cuAcfzq4ovcOFdQmByAvP2FmhYqVniEsZqdWyFbYU9hlP24rpibrqHBSmLGOHMtjXzHIYrqoc84c6UNw-rhhk6_BCmfMsIz&c=0kFtCx_1xPpnZNVXhmo2ggzkbow-I957k52soTeLxg9CznbXQsVftw==&ch=VzEPwwmCwc0RbF7-Zdc-6kB3-OQVqxo7Dck6SDMRK0u0WNgK-1yPbw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">the Regional Conference in their area</a>. The best move on to national Mark of Excellence judging. Wed, 5 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -1700 Get a gig, learn some stuff http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=541 <i>"If I don't have the moral courage to challenge authority... we don't have journalism." - </i> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7l_m0Z-X8WmW_NTfjQKoAVx5qbI0LGE-U3Jzf7JQ0zAliCkxk9tLr7I5oEUfakEE790eJVrJ_kBi8jFUAE1l2GEiTZ-9RnuISjYb1xjKoBPLWssSe1mx4tTWzC5Wgb3bL1HlYo8GPYnCAb1RxUOCDx-5y-hQdlKm-v6_CMuoJ7Te2ziVsUT2AlSaIKEQe9irZJG5GVvhiwL_i6_7k0uB7ayxph2T6Sm91xJAf8VdZZdK2fPs1JULk9mA8C9UvPHUINdPjwcZKgv1XLCft6YP4T-F6IRm8a2dP&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">James (Jim) Foley</a><i>, who was </i><i>beheaded in a 2014 video by the Islamic State. This week, the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation launched the </i> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7NtWfJFTaYMdgGicJXQy2K01YoAjs4v6Ipk20bCf6emqJNAKH4aMhoIzinCqEX5NX5Pk6r1PS1jvrXkMqkSV7X0RhN-gYL8oBoPfl_dfKmXm2YxcZn0JxBGsNFeRUjg8nLIYDFcMYiDZBn6x20-ynvwFFzYyWK6lbzJfgkomPDKD8Kv2ewTu1sBP-aT1E8X-eSXmFDVX8XgOF6B380IQxwK2aKd-_iQyprn8pgdSfvPDfSm6U05NPf8aSiP8Znb3-fE88AscpVAvs70mSEuOLmTrGft2cl4SPBbMZcc1njuxc-bDJvxlWXaJCZ-MSeVkNEwMQZwPTFNwOFMOGEQrPEErWPI7jk8zoRnHqqc-HrlEVab5VhDKsYedy1bP4C2nXV7D2QkQHzVk=&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Journalists' Guide to Safety and Risk Assessment project</a><i> to teach the next generation of war reporters.</i><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> AP style has shifted to allow "they" as a singular pronoun in limited cases, still recommending that journalists re-word or use the person's name in place of a pronoun when possible. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7mHSPpyc3pdz7UVV_dnWHXD0aqPRDzcXaHmGPmN04VG0qv_6u25p7C_1LTPDI6Z30IdpGX9bio7cwxEIo8efJxMCfscLVZ7syuLfWILgtods=&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">The times they are a changin'</a>.<br> <br> On April 12, the National Association of Broadcasters plans to release a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P75YoFu24gmf8Ez75X1uCnnnbXBIdszn_yNXDdxXQgkJpx-cZ8EnziIeNLty6Z2pBLPt2GoKLI7JbogIUIRqUKm7wRO70RsfEVu_LHatgG5-3hOoyT7A5gHrphKWY1CnOMqALuHh2ax6_D6kTzjINoLoZbsycvQ7lDdqfoHwU9MfzEbeDvs0w-gzOQO0A3oDy81bSjF6XYlGTHLqWaHKqf1oiOZzGYjD8N4WUObmoN3ws=&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">toolkit with guidelines and recommendations on how to cover diversity in newsrooms</a> and report on race.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> WUTC, a Tennessee NPR affiliate, fired an employee for "violating journalistic ethics" by not identifying herself while covering a meeting on proposed "bathroom bill" legislation. Ethics Chair Andrew Seaman's take: It is a best practice for reporters to identify themselves clearly, but   <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7zFnuwFQwZWrqqYNgiLc6vLRxhc2BOiRBOPV6vO3EJpmjbqEzNc-tQyAGpwcuk70IIuqLCRzSgmtaIDHG5NN-Lx3nzxy7jlTdRtILuRdBfuIJptSQLAOSFKdjJ7NEXNIcLahretxGAtWwOOOK8Crkwatz_4qH9iNO0fvKl3Y0o-U8LH9Ln6_K1fr2JAxU7tDh&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">"if someone is taking photographs, recording audio and appearing to document an event, it's 'hogwash' to assume the meeting is off the record."</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Love beer? All About Beer Magazine in Durham, North Carolina, is looking for an editor -- remote applicants may <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7du3nWCZi6y94ch9WNQGuC6GVL5zWF6_LtHcDYjJgTxqGvcb6FGRljk7B_IHx512EAEdNSLUyCHhTRSKKoiBkOPieFkbJA_SbfPvwNBPMghh92JdnsN3ga-XaaFrwWn3vMfv2Fxdzuom5S6gBeR3foBfkPbSp5_7o0LPiyupdgIE=&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">apply</a>!<br> <br> Foodies wanted! Phoenix New Times is searching for a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7ioS_PQJSHM9Tei_zqK2jzyyq9nc6aZHnv3IW7Br57etn8c-byOmWee6QMnYyOt2qYqCVz7eNscrrZMlXNoWOYThRMYQXq3FTcdAZ3Qm7l9vLDEsvO6K10CcCupUIseFNolv7Dl4YoMcrHQrxmQJJOdSPlEJ_tiCNgnPz_3_mNoU=&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Food Editor</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Enhance yourself and your career. Network with local journalists and SPJ members. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINGOzupfFTsF9Yj8nNwa65SX3MhFhToeA5StjBL2AlN3bSJ_d_NT8VaQ8wU6VhF4nH5AomDzvVCssAYMEsNce_mtUnqoo831ZLUD0KHMfXUjZONzuGfveP0b71wNPF3WbsWCFGbzJMPQ7&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Find the SPJ Regional Conference near you</a>.<br> <br> Check it out: Collaborative reporting and cooperative news networks are the topic of discussion at the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7ghFVPz4vvfgh84ccCXC3yKHpDH6uPvT-6y2IPNuw3capg_fQMAU1jvYtRRmbCDbF9VcQuuG1njBMnIxI1Pv0jMVQCQ78JtX_Cgsj8PEw_jJGacA8qH8qLfZcLDvIuI_H&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Collaborative Journalism Summit</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> A round of applause for our <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7DNgpCsDka2DLHTzqeDI1UtXuQgQ973melnUF05GyM-S6ArKiz6ApHGX5fhrERdMnLZjc9yRisUtQOAM6Y3WjOOzcfdkKybW9X-aioJnKNK_kiKbpLjbpD9je1Dc5e-t7n7rD8L3d_lzN851Gm8KI9F4DpeJO0sXzgeOr5GhYd3h3rwk9VtRnBYHqZqS2DfWyetneEOr9fd8=&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">SPJ Member of the Month, Claire Regan</a>. We can all agree, SPJ members are fantastic. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINFLWRN9tpmwonLIvEwD2pyekj4dChL3TKf4P-hXUuf2t01Ns5U6rUS_C6SYcgM2WzHRo0vaGcJw_Xz-83jPU01HD5PUJYkV3f4lFWpwDqhgBfYWjK-8jXbpy5qVDL3jP91V_GutatoSY&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Tell us about your favorite one here</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7MIx1UV9k4rA1ERFx2cJ5p_86FmhLBJhvTeY31_79W5yWnO-x9TLQRM5DXer3rkm8tp0ZhamSsB2BycdNkqjRmShQiANYxmJMcvNg4bPxuta1oeumj4Bbmg==&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Give the gift of SPJ</a> to your favorite soon-to-be graduate.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7J7D4EgkUbZ1nNFqa8ZJhOQFONGMDhjhBXDi93cOQInN_pMZnZBVOwDgdurAwT0caQbjMlYRIBy1--nqCP9DpLQkNqcMaBjk1ok6rKLmSCWJZmMJsiXbpNiQWs4VntmME&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">SPJ is supporting Isaac Avilucea of the New Jersey Trentonion</a> in his legal case to fight a judge's order that prevents reporting on a child abuse story. Want to help cases like this in the future? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINBMK22dxeiJOZqy4JM55cbngsgOyuqVqoo6CGKgo2jAPqkBDyCMbQXJCIEP6vrnnZhG9kJYFB3zaZmpzKRPNAyNvPAnwZBhbAYvbdgstpb_MnQwhJLVS9clZUUup33LPCg==&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">The LDF could always use your support</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Three cheers for great student journalists! Mark of Excellence winners and finalists have been announced in <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7zDS8UwgCcm4cMkUdNESFPMmit0bZgK_6pmzRovpEzABrUv_FV0m8xqAoxVTFRZmKRqF39djg4ekTSP2NaGTL9PwNuXbqXPQtosY-7gplZfvOymroPWRYg53kX4hVZHsX&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Region 8</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINJ9n4GXja7P7jGjGAAktJhm-XZYaqLOrGtkiv08YfH5UU0fymw-iZRnPfwy4cNQc7JqA88sWFhWvhgHBZuxT_iTE8VCkLIZ3SqRF8hPSCHW24q4e-D-7bIkz-xGB9BrpvWfPHYA2G5OC&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">Region 9</a>. The future of journalism is just fine.<br> <br> Come hang out at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINIHvkW23xeEz1m85XijOLSnfHZ-WbzS5wkdN4395PgbEdyFRUGi5CqPu3S1VrVC65mhjF7RrSQ-BC51uoV87Z8ebAsmMyh9Osaw31mGx1Nojbb4WwTpVQuFgAMzJ7ZpZ7vs17IaOPDS6&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">the journalism conference of the year</a> and make your experience extra special by <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001bzvQcQ2NkxrMP8IAPPsYHk9COpo9ak9hETh_Szb2OBchnrfTNkIINPm5E-RrYIFmUQSrb0s6DqmqT8eeiVNc1zXuU1YNvVJXNTHnLHp6u0mQjommWUSg2WfXp38Qcq7VovOivsdNMytr5tWHznZ91mOcf4WC-ud5-8d2qZWuvoo73G00qvvHEA==&c=lfRYnojir6t7Ec85OlzRPMqcf4ZXyxPW7qRpYn8ByWHtbPZ3_CnMqA==&ch=uH94VzsX9YwrzmD3sIjsVVC_R3rhTqk3TXuCPQPCF-kCi3NG4wY-kw==" target="_blank" shape="rect">participating in one of our honorary programs</a>. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -1700