SPJ Leads http://www.spj.org/ SPJ Delivers Today's Media News en-us Copyright 2006 Society of Professional Journalists 1440 SDX Foundation changes its name http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=619 “At the same time, we confront extreme suffering, and even our pocket change might change someone’s circumstances, at least temporarily. Most of us in this profession do it so that we can expose injustice and maybe even improve lives; the belief is that reporting can influence the powerful to create humane policies." — Annie Hylton writes for CJR regarding <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDNNjYbGMDX4rcrrHCL0xAeGRn7fVkdZZMC64BZGZ6iT2_Q8GEKaPwUXuUb6teG43imTNiDgJKNhupWy4v3aRHIflet0W5cS_aYyDdQBBF93WfGj8mjSYtLZyNDaOZgK3Qg==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">paying sources</a> in underprivileged communities<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> The Committee to Protect Journalists will <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDNNjYbGMDX4rUglIVawzCyf41xXeW7HsbNePaQvJSztihv5sVufzOb3n_fvxJFTb6mUBfuYFZ0_UmFE65OKwqeD-0Dag843SEewFXTvDieby8hVWYHSIlI3dQ95BJFxvuQ==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">demand justice for Jamal Khashoggi</a>, a slain journalist who worked for The Washington Post, at a White House press conference tomorrow at 10 a.m. EST. The Society applauds this public display of disapproval of violence against journalists.<br> <br> The Washington Post — for the first time in its history — <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDNNjYbGMDX4raHuywKnp9DEAkPuB_jGJG_8FM_P8VVZ4scIarjRaJbfWhsEFEBMvNbpmpnEcYHSm6UmedXPni9QZf45yj6F-jb0GjJ1MVgzxn6LXzSJVgiMy2tTq0R-KdHRhtHAT_beKLBJSkGRoR6GBAb6Y1toZIyHWVqykVLrxeBioOGI7pormSlc-ZFNLGTLtEeORUwvu&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">created an ad that aired during the Super Bowl</a>. It paid homage to journalists and addressed the many dangers and issues that come with producing news. But not all journalists supported the move.<br> <br> To add insult to injury, internet trolls <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDNNjYbGMDX4rTRYLZnMAZMntSdCb18zPWdubeVuUkfTiHzTDp3HYXZU3C829yy7YglxFD5t7cKZFRPJxrWhL6UckZySjwr3eWq66e6SbTui7LQuJRT9iXqad1sEHwkRhtFpKG6nybeS9L3dQgVuNfHNivzOVTbnXwOCc_C7UqPckOUbNprM5glwPNiKvtmnpKxX3JJttyMC1EL0KhA1PxZuDacknzUviWRede6wwc4kTTFFi_IYBdyCg99I2Cd-YYKDa2F6RHt2-o5D3xnz4Feip-DR2tMLVMQ==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">harassed journalists after thousands of media jobs were cut</a> due to layoffs. Many of the insensitive tweets telling journalists "learn to code" were accompanied by hate speech. Some journalists received hundreds of messages that included death threats.<br> <br> Analysts and researchers are exploring ways to make <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDNNjYbGMDX4rgqaNq9Tr3Fjx8GnMnpAZv_-uAwNEaGft01xKOp0adoLT5gJ7b5U76KpFALthO7ohuGkduYcZD1EMF6KuoYcGIR8F0Xu8lSogw40R_ilws0kZynx7NYjN_gBLxlxsM1LXvLTcuiFA0s1TVE9N7-4uTEzjVduPRP5hNVboUblPVmdqPRewCi8fsfYIbJKxgGjPPlEYCMn_zRwiDACnjU5F3kPi5KYqXVeXDlAXKTy3qTI=&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">news consumption a habit</a> instead of focusing on page views. According to Northwestern University analysts, "News organizations must get their readers into a regular habit to keep them as digital subscribers. The study showed that frequency of consuming local news is the single biggest predictor of retaining subscribers."<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDNNjYbGMDX4rGLvcUEB7Kh5h-lXJ5h_xvRIlJ7yS6WU5fj2V86rt6NN1H1FiSpa9OOAJWy60FD4PILbpE--O-f8yYeUXJhQK8MZZ_G0VFB5S&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sigma Delta Chi Foundation</a>, a 501(c)3 organization that supports the educational programs of the Society of Professional Journalists, has changed its name to the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDAT31BDKrjMlkhndEnU71HRBY0lQk_bJ4l0mKk5Pb1jujiYyJ5L-1vmasH0r-YxQFxlOUR5H41MZlyiVDWcr3hNh0HTLlcvT4vefY0qJVVFWRh2A5rGNdtM=&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Society of Professional Journalists Foundation</a>. The move will help potential donors associate the foundation with SPJ, leaders say.<br> <br> The Feb. 19 deadline is quickly approaching! Don't wait until the last minute to enter your work for our <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDNVoszygZ2cRgQDAM6wwufADEbmzAlJF0ypNhboJ3G_ZzDVa7qlIH8dB10Tbuj6Gy4iNUYVPwJjE-lS_rZYRVMsQcC8xKj7kFXI7ezR-PJmS&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">New America Award</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDDJoiF-alltWUUwJ9BUkZQ_6KGDfLPNt91i3RR4h1Ubwde--LqOD87XgntWUkRlmifjtfmc-W574J6LRrrxcs9I7xVGN5P5onQ==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sigma Delta Chi Award</a>. SPJ loves to celebrate great journalism, but we won't know if you don't enter. Questions? Email Program Coordinator <a href="mailto:mkent@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Matthew Kent</a>.<br> <br> Save the date! <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDOvMr2TC8OiFOQj-99dk-TtieXWnJHAWaDu422WNbDIyBEfhE0_U55EGOVrV0hNuzwX1mM4ORYPmfCtjsb3vepzXNhaCsw0qYn0xMja1DvVa&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Excellence in Journalism 2019</a> is set for Sept. 5-7. It's never too early to start planning. If you're looking to network with other journalists, learn about industry trends and take advantage of the awesome J-Expo, this is the conference for you. We can't wait to see you at #EIJ19 in San Antonio.<br> <br> If you or a journalist you know has been impacted by the most recent industry layoffs, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDPfuoAH5pWBUCDaOfEpjzSWilN0IEhkzsH8bx25OVguqMrhY29ZNinjLlY-O4H1inGWt6Xa8ADpSYctDhmR81hDR2oel5cR3pbqhRIeHqU_L&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">check out these SPJ resources</a> that could help. We're all in this together, and SPJ supports you in whatever the next chapter of your career holds.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Feeling stagnant? Looking to climb the corporate ladder? Regardless of the reason for your job search, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDO-k1ZM1GxyuMOa42T8Cyat1rpSSccHiFhbICXPGBndZ_vHuOIgMly4pWrgkCUEjIxJMCV0G1NUiRBh8mwVCAWWippc9JVbmYQ==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ’s Career Center</a> is a great resource. Feel free to browse careers, upload your résumé and watch videos tailored to helping you nail an interview.<br> <br> Yes! Magazine is <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDAT31BDKrjMljtKifaJ94RQODQ4QeoMqhhUlzqJ_zZ-ILlqJAFadbLuB3FPnF0rNfsga3K4Ap4Uyna2elh3nd0UpkY7y90LsTUdcedXzI1r0iMBTgU_et1httep1yLA04w==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">on the hunt for a new editor-in-chief</a>. Submit your application by Feb. 28. The person chosen for this position will produce solutions reporting, guide coverage strategy and supervise the editorial staff.<br> <br> The Journal, located in Martinsburg, West Virginia, is looking to hire a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDAT31BDKrjMlN_znLLZF_JnPZtC8D7Eu05Edg9ns4dnDmQKnUVF6jPjxdc7KRLOvR-9l6bvIysIywGS1KuaGUD-A22Fy4-WafAKGrTgFinWkN4lHSjQ9su2vieHNyVS0znHz0yvE00ZrOs-upOyCgBS6DMVeq31E0mZ0L935zi2G&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">sports writer/photojournalist</a>. This seven-day paper covers an area that includes high schools with exceptional athletic programs as well as a strong Division II university with sports teams that regularly advance to the playoffs.<br> <br> If you have an interest in covering under-reported communities, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDO8yLJfQl_VmKKeQrkyyq-ts7fRvpcthC6CM0c0GwbgiWPEUzo7MjxhP0xssefL4crT34ZnhSurnVhDRIf5M9inl8UMpivsoEbG8AyoHCzHk&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Report for America</a> has the perfect opportunity for you. Apply by Friday to be sent to a local community and help solve the news desert crisis.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDHZ-0ykQGt5wzZMs7QVxqjhVNd2kg1cFCq7DzSlWXSmWVavxQFAUrPviIlNN_mgOaN7fbFejZb9SZrBmqBVOy2goPqAm02Qf7eIvH4ci-RCGwNs09MKYUqVl8AKujFV4KvjmgqdIXUCKMimnmzs2nsBK2ffUvOEbd1QJlAZ8fwREGJVE9OREIUgVjQbrU0GqokBpbTOZ9vrEnmlyPQK-aLl7u6lLRp62U5kSSDQNPcAld33jYARGOUEitNrLu-MUuqzWXMHy9zeW5eTugFvsJZwDn_DyY4uEjjHdSqOzTHSj&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ’s Regional Conferences</a> are a great way to engage with your community, network with local journalists and learn new skills. The best part: You won’t have to travel far. Enhance your career by attending a Regional Conference.<br> <br> Loyola Law School is offering <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDAT31BDKrjMl8pC3GwIRsp3jatf53BiamHPA8LBMFqalgLfdsWBNqdYpWZZe9qj_7n82nlS0rZalrjtpu7b13GauI485ix7MsJYh939S8xBGqAIwktg9oa4BMJ_Bwhptwg==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">fellowships to 35 professional journalists</a> who have a minimum of three years of experience. Apply by Feb. 15.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> What does bull semen have in common with the relationship between journalists and their sources? Check out Stephen L. Carter's <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDAT31BDKrjMlAnM9I-gXsKMk3xGrCWXksolbDIEniN69BwUCzZPl4JErX23xwwthNgMVEspsBL4kDXuwK5Vz6xaJ0JJKDdbqJ7oMx_WpMLZ8ZBeyl0jYia4sadVvTMi-I1bYYzrU0oLP2f5RGfT29NH7aBVJL-_ryCbS3jgYMbWQ-bIxDjuyRvGuxjxMSunMLGiQSIVi-ZZ6eCEIIY4ZK-SKo8lgSoVpQA==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">opinion piece for Bloomberg</a> to find out.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> SPJ's supporting foundation has a new name. You can help us celebrate the inception of the Society of Professional Journalists Foundation by <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDKiCcxvKVVOusw2ppYAMKPjAmUk49jZtdzBM4mDf16Re1M4OZ1T8Be64Vs-EXVeFBxiYpL_1CnPancqwVbH8ei5Viun3mfT3B6RcCvIr-swvVhywA5HNni4=&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">contributing to its education missions</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001j3nBlj-4m3soHmRUrx3y0aZkLLXHSRt9YgAnWJH2zqSuyavFxMbxDJPD5cc7yvarVKbCkw86o2dulhX2STO7TBemJAukjiwYCV1yEkucIWb4-JK-ZMxvjJxTFh0YyO3HgAVJDU_QWjt4SfA-ZIeKSA==&c=xalJcFlCApMUaNxUhiEWAXRUxaRYvGeUzfzY1ipH55CLvsUo_-Laww==&ch=bQIOuOGGl1h4uOcT0crcAKdMjuzAVQXqRsba1IkYIwrCT3jLMR3gRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sunshine Week 2019</a> is March 10-16. Help ASNE and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press by submitting editorial cartoons and columns for anyone to use. Wed, 6 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -1700 Sign up for a Regional Conference near you http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=618 "You’re certainly not wrong to question what’s happened, to be troubled by the corporate decision-making, and to miss your more robust newspaper of old. But there is value here still. And there are working journalists — skilled, experienced, dedicated reporters, editors, photographers — who are doing their best, in tough times, to serve you, while a beleaguered news industry tries to find a path to a sustainable future." — Margaret Sullivan on the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001cJH1_HPEE7ItszzLpRhFHRUfEaBs6t5_kSLaY8PcVikrfAazLAQ6npGhMQK5KoQlxuEzJ1voYsgMjkaQ5Ayx-WyW5V3ltsRbCS38jQQ3cWtKnSRZxmoFY8eQleCjUGH9ScMkUWOvuzCPMkndolyAJLd0Q_jrRQ_G0at4HyYzeUZgp862rD3ankHLVc-qmC2jeVhpyvbP4jhMRvOfI35f28iKsYfohcWQQ423dg16mdqbWtYc2tmNuVNGm-DOSEcT13m06fVsP7vZxghnfxPxwS2CB9kTqvwjfelouUCL3URlbngBIk_9q2mVjYEdQ-QJXg8cCblj8yj0_mJDBBPTo2JE7sH4qfGRgNKMGIfKQfvI7DkPhbuh28k4HuJuxjhFPdfLjYeyLTyjNkRfA4g5hBwpi8rK5ZmD&c=2C9gqiEi0MUHq1_DiiV4pDot4P4KHf5AKLo33adfdErBpkAeUwNtCQ==&ch=zTNOusxX_xjmvNEyJaZzLdjNQCbsdsgbMSSHFzH8_TIL_PAxT6z97A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">current state of news media</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001cJH1_HPEE7ItszzLpRhFHRUfEaBs6t5_kSLaY8PcVikrfAazLAQ6npGhMQK5KoQltAY4JiG9hSJrkTC7PhN6ZOse1vFqS88ihwkReGlrftkr01zNzGdk2yscqTvEsH4eb3pPNzqvExtjfB3Jqo0HY1T1jySC3jjzEVUMxI691MK-q3Pl-piwBk93cONzC_VBaf60-xIshj54jLmEtdE7YnEbOJgybx0giyG_4tmoCCZyrEKT6L9IJz9SnF1Xrj8SOODGjEj2e2gU0r9nTBmOf5leFfmHnc8xvMI6z5l7_GKp9cEwRWVDz8lASQ76-LhUdIhuNUP5StBIE39ftW1qh9xFM8GSxg4kVaazKan2K4Fy_WmZucY3_gnQPzA8RG2aFn92LXVRcWAPRA_QT1Ytzge2p2oGNHspvqXS--oYLA5biSPjqO12o7w4gKne2A5eGnnq7tL-4hcJ3tA0P3A_b7biG7vlScqrbt8-RqHyKWSVt6nwtbhrvV4r-dLzvhQ4&c=2C9gqiEi0MUHq1_DiiV4pDot4P4KHf5AKLo33adfdErBpkAeUwNtCQ==&ch=zTNOusxX_xjmvNEyJaZzLdjNQCbsdsgbMSSHFzH8_TIL_PAxT6z97A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Johns Hopkins University is buying the building that houses the Newseum</a>. The $325 million deal is set to close Friday. But you’ll have through the end of the year to visit it one more time in the current location.<br> <br> A Lehigh University professor's tweets about the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001cJH1_HPEE7ItszzLpRhFHRUfEaBs6t5_kSLaY8PcVikrfAazLAQ6npGhMQK5KoQl2qQ-jM79xMomuishf_G1uDaOIwsv5Zy2lo0M6VKfuHBEIp2xhWpzdBsnKcR815hJ6WTC-w47noXJD3BUzkt6M9hfLW6ilLP9PoVS6zkODF8g2bvDzBAezzJqne7oSxaS4NiNUxQwKiPJTq7BsS7PHKXPBOtEqG-jshi4Kq3dT0ZVyqsjUc8PDSqVfA34klXvFmVvo8aRgew=&c=2C9gqiEi0MUHq1_DiiV4pDot4P4KHf5AKLo33adfdErBpkAeUwNtCQ==&ch=zTNOusxX_xjmvNEyJaZzLdjNQCbsdsgbMSSHFzH8_TIL_PAxT6z97A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">last 40 years of the newspaper industry</a> went viral. According to his research, there is more to blame for newspaper decline than the internet.<br> <br> Researchers found that <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001cJH1_HPEE7ItszzLpRhFHRUfEaBs6t5_kSLaY8PcVikrfAazLAQ6npGhMQK5KoQla_oxeKztQnDlFFoL6F1Z1TMHauA8iUySn4pxx2gOntRxuStQo5ZpY4kpP6GE3Ulj6Xq2yRd6p7_Ley8RnpRcwbR4xTphSzyfRIBn909EHmtcep3cZIE1SJcWubSKbI19PuacT8_bpc8EsG8zUfazDXyA_g05eXZYaoQbWfJxCPoU-FsN-pGiEOH1W7btGvaA08jsZvaY2eWePnN6pSjeBHLAEAVgY4OTvv6dYDUNP1v1_VCqcJ-LHjeFsYrhaGoRj4IpTsSRGbvG-BYuw34DWoRT4aoqUpuOIfA2y4gYkuATFJDe94lZoJl7RNmuJweNzycXRdarZgfiRm9cgN9EkeNZFwyWpwH1n5KTndSThZTk21F0fpd9tg==&c=2C9gqiEi0MUHq1_DiiV4pDot4P4KHf5AKLo33adfdErBpkAeUwNtCQ==&ch=zTNOusxX_xjmvNEyJaZzLdjNQCbsdsgbMSSHFzH8_TIL_PAxT6z97A==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">negative comments on news stories</a> have an impact on readers’ perspectives despite positive comments. 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Wed, 30 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -1700 Sign up for SPJ's Regional Conferences http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=617 "The media and methods we now use to tell stories (Netflix, podcast, video, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.) and to communicate with audiences (Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, etc.) are more diverse than I ever could have imagined, even five years ago. They change constantly. Many of us have no idea what our jobs or newsrooms will look like in five years, or even next year." — Julia Belluz writes for Vox regarding <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWHgxfDpQ-HSTsFbjCRFfBkB-NIEB_oph9i6MkPaASWWJv67S1ZluZpg5-tqC8VvpJ7jgifXD_OULMbF_-uFEJpJbizctCvSvSDh46kwwZkX5i3N4C7kV-Fy789reawZvCVYHHCQFYu6_5trSZcV3fXIU8zH0MN8HlwYQyIbhUZGP0=&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">journalism gaining public trust</a> <br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Monday, journalists and other American citizens recognized Martin Luther King Jr. Day in honor of the assassinated Civil Rights activist. Esquire magazine went into its archives and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWHrOfZ_5RFLZqoRAgwZJ_QQO0tZmKpTVeHs0R8NNEP45kwzM-OFMXszVut-_cye1bDBQi_rKiIGyYBMQlO_XwdRqzuwGp10SZjXmYltv_4HZRihqqW2Qe_ka4u2Rhp2jQOWfyBnypPvWju7uBtKOcLxBVJvtT7mMPM&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">re-published a piece written by James Baldwin</a> detailing King's funeral.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWHmZdjCp2TxJp8IC5mUkoQg5Kf7tqrjQ3H0Ci-umH58cq4PfN6jbalgxzLuEMFI2WNnrWNYPmT7-kzRT7izuC302rNqE2k9AVHYqsXLTmNAahVKC-Da4xV1dnYcmM3ZGMgua_Btf7HbeSsgXvinV_rCcLzyK2kLT5I8eOY0dtzlw8joPxE4zkOvdD9skuVTVUpOwGrEWf0UziNvIJdvGXOlywWHEp4sqqSZUF1LuIcY5PXeDx02BykBSNuAgw0SuklYxnLqGjf0qdb2n5py_x8wRYYs39AKxtaqc58Fye2Jnuc0GQOyMz_YrhJ_BrCIZzlm7F4Qg_ctg0yDDfEydGV8_tnS2wAAjT0_p4ys6NpReqYqaGKcdyoEI4HEdzRrD2o&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Activists handed out fake versions of The Washington Post</a> on the streets of Washington, D.C. The fake copies contained anti-Trump stories, one of which claimed the president resigned. “We will not tolerate others misrepresenting themselves as The Washington Post, and we are deeply concerned about the confusion it causes among readers,” <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWH9mTCNi64ZoBlY2PFM8o_UCB7dXxKeRnYR0k0Wmm4Dg8zDnthUX1LBkZfqGvPi90TYXZ4McynbmlqfrLY01V2q3MSDTcMRNNFXIswMtftzO-dGI-4-DS3heaU78nA5I-ujWVhomwVKTOQz6jj3Gw_zDjTMJji39H6S-dBHzcJjmE-eV9NnGi4ws3Qvg1CBxhBvRxu7T66dWIMFS1W-uAQrk2a9Q7E75oEu2q7d2Fm-AXk3aQUoJYCYok14l2OrwFhMD6OXeg-lT7L7Vp01vn6B738VtA33eMuAoOb7pzYcosdjZdVj62bTzUqpwEiCEH_w69_2THlLrkhSfEOdEFUGQ==&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Post spokeswoman Kris Coratti said.</a> “We are seeking to halt further improper use of our trademarks.”<br> <br> Journalist <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWH5elyZnJ4JIUcdYz3seNsolTUFSxHje_nnQRMfw8xvZ_7nouibjwogqcik-wN01Z01Szdcx5RmsVDCv5sVeFxHPK7kYpCyMAAFPnykx1soV3TvQzpkU3uo7WgtHCQIPZCyjCLfxA42NaDrRsIagPCT0JB75QhQFJyYMdqZpdNLopADiChc4wfh4cUAvK5KS8tZoBRaJAKqpHdn-GSIdNRlo_h4W2jmv2euBMuUQLvLHmxscYb1WTMukfXfMzIHcZvEtzb2NVxFKQq5Mt5yLWTOqMWFQDSWL-rSW_KXGpHOoI=&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Noor Tagouri expressed her discontent and frustration</a> with being misrepresented and misidentified by the media. The most recent example came when she opened Vogue magazine with giddy excitement just to see someone else's name beside her picture.<br> <br> White House press briefings during the Trump administration have gone from <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWH1R91-ufdrmoaevSo3GHRoHBFMvF2PMEacy4Baqog72b6GChMLCJv7A10rvpgk-RyAS8bUK2SHGSd1jw9M0GJPl6L87YpQvk3Y_uTyDC0R0qMUE2v13DxxXSt3aNGM5p_kkM230eF169TzPMUF_gnG9pSCiTGqiss3m89KrzUD03ePxsE31CQ-PeT5xmgefv6ShX4yPafu0s=&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">must-see TV</a> to practically <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWHyquItVhmiaQkin8sR8KGbgBcCdDKGUe_FilqCMo0hrlhyQXgfx63yzuCnlPGKNkjn-ZZ3bxWhh8Ayw5uMJ3pP8nZQt2o371uBJxwkLPZlD93ZuGJS9QdZcDSWuMKONXDbRTX6sWn_0-6yjTJ_4YnW6XHCg8R0YJwOYRBKcdfSWYhXZfQfqUOig==&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">canceled after just two seasons</a>. On Tuesday, President Trump said <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWHG9VKGhlXw2RnTLUe-TjjPVbd_dXPZAX0w_qeqpm1YHAFmqfqrjuzUtgAk-NxwM_9uIk6OfHZZ6zzYs6lpnlvl9ceVMSrfP0NmqhYJW76E_SpkdlyJmSsWleSoKoQuuwsu5zEgZvMSm0=&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">on Twitter</a> that he told Sarah Huckabee Sanders “not to bother” with briefings anymore because “the press covers her so rudely & inaccurately.”<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Show us your best work! 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Entries should be accompanied by a cover letter explaining the significance of the issue and must be submitted by Feb. 19. All work for these contests must have been completed during the 2018 calendar year. Questions? Email <a href="mailto:awards@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">awards@spj.org</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> The Southern Poverty Law Center, in Montgomery, Alabama, is <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9awhPm-5OU-L9YTDY1060SK_eg2DiCXniuUhYsiqwXA3cr__dlqnLWgrtmClednDW49ZWbEVbF1I0vFglnSdyaCeTECttSpT1u6XRcYLjuho0UXXLOXBkgEi3pekvNC3yYP6sJQ5DEviojADKsLomNEtIcqfIJO76WjPkstx6Tq2RCOiSsD97VpLudp-PFZuqRrUKx-5d-3m&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">seeking a managing editor</a>. The editor will oversee production of web articles and Teaching Tolerance magazine.<br> <br> MinnPost, a nonprofit in Minneapolis, has an open position for a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9awhPm-5OU-LxLugVy_Oas34JEBw4gyGeiU4uvBd3BRuakBXwZLphCdA3pQbeNfQ9q5_UjfXrwzuXt4_xO4pGY6o0-k3CuoSRkJ5PiMlAdcWfJimit0gX4qiCmEVvb1rMn1ocn5naofJ94crvxh11dnMt3qdynrpfQ==&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Washington correspondent</a>. The chosen candidate for this position will produce short posts and deep-dives into politics and policy issues. 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Now, that effort has expanded to provide educators instructional materials based on Google tools they can download and incorporate into their classrooms. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9QCFPnv-n2toDBJIx1N_3YlmTtaME8Lv2XNcjPWcbrIN6jQfXhyqCzUiZ8UqPUcunD64FNPletk_jOhqe3MwpaA2yfKrIaPsuE3bgUbCkwn5ZriopNzss50=&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Check out these resources</a> brought to you by SPJ and the Google News Initiative.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> M Ziauddin, a writer for The Express Tribune in Pakistan, calls <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9WTXuxpw_KWH3vsb-Jy08qYwjPnWFCqvnwcihqbpRdgk9Pl12nxFlfp4y9npbIapCmLMvM1Q2yvuF3hbipAfPdx42gsKIC9vL_QEpVWThT4Wn2tI894G228UCCcYvPMsyJQVtXKIvqG4smSkrtUPWexWfXHjda6dlg==&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">ethical journalism a cornerstone of reliability and trust</a>. Here are Ziauddin's thoughts on a recent report compiled by the Ethical Journalism Network.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> When you donate to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=0013dR5W9TDgzpJg6y9N6UGDGE_meejeVa8-_xp-2Lqik24KFACKTnQ9XXhfPyVXsQMHLEWkO5a7vdIPkqnRezEAQ9qgxJMYDE5MLHmQLb8rVF4GLp2pnFKQUMfN88RCqvnCGGlplHOSoeXcZPocRUPxBo8peLVbRlSdhrQOuJscsg=&c=RWqIdUfsXT0zkG1ub_kub6eNxuTQ2fpt8QVIXWUvhjIk83o7VqdZmQ==&ch=UU45HcaK_XIZVDANSeX3kvQkWY1mGzLY2jYAF2AnuTZxoM4T0_iiiw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ’s General Fund</a>, you are providing the resources to cover our most pressing needs and ensure that membership fees remain affordable. In an ever-more-challenging environment, your support has never been more important. Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -1700 MOE awards deadline extended http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=616 "Does the public need to see such a photo to confirm or disprove the official account of the events? An argument could be made that a writer’s words could accurately describe the scene without being as disturbing as the image. In addition, when it comes to an act of terrorism, might publishing such a photo actually advance the cause of the terrorists, showing the damage they caused, thus fueling dread and panic?" — Tom Jones <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqhJu9gsmyuCCKkiMy_Hoy9DYl3zQYYj9YJLQRto2zclgMPyDPgZCmqgIHVo0TJT10ej1YzSJ0GcELzsFQadG30S4Kl4loW7XGV8kxJVXBAzrgTCHOglS8w8-cVC-QA7bvp9LCxH16hYuiyRReM2mvNUGj9ttxS8t452cR9c6xPlRtiS47h3MJJA==&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">writes for Poynter</a> about the New York Times’ difficult choice over a graphic photo selection<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Yesterday, Facebook announced a three-year <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqz7OxLjCXNqB53PUby7pQDzXMjA0bhVzGvaueyFqnGvtuiZFr0UUCyOLxq5EFk0l6QFZow3c6qBTlv9IHifOWx5KaY_qjZJOJ4ExrkK56R98GULC72EK1ajJtFFhXkYpzZ_vKwTEolzpxTw3zuvERrXX1fa8Khuh6oPbhiGUJQJBLkaf7QtiPWOrBrO5lUNO4ZkgfLmH8NNP9apSoZ-hNLo6yE_WbZP4LyWH-BKdxTkRQnHLpuA7dEvnvD5qjUT20yHpbU2WJk7jRGBPH1v7OGsfruFZNio5IrpWzyi7kwq1yIBQVaQhYOF02LrjLj5rLofp2q4L2Ggc=&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">plan to invest $300 million</a> in local news. Facebook says the funds will aid nonprofits and generate more subscribers.<br> <br> CBS News announced its team of reporters set to cover the 2020 presidential campaign. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqWTDspdtl5AQu94CZy9UB4MGUCgtZMw134-1WdKhsVKHuPQum081rZjNuOaAUmGQwbBjGSDbetnLj5QAx-MAcYJiOjqMUtLtFlsetVqHGsytLvSf9xhUylbqXutZjHrCZfJZ9VdOU1qGMjggbgnMhAjv385_dg1xAUreVpHDXHRXyyp7tqyMl3PBLVYp0zT3gPMsNiopOW0E=&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The lack of diversity</a> didn’t sit well with many journalists. The conversation caught the attention of U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and “Scandal” actress Kerry Washington, who took to Twitter to voice their concerns.<br> <br> After being questioned by the Senate Judiciary Committee about jailing journalists for doing their jobs, William Barr, Trump’s pick for attorney general, said “there could be a situation where someone was held in contempt.” <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqD3HNIfJ09lETgvDef59SEJD_w3vaKy12fjoPw3KsuGHT0O_JUgU_Q6B3o7eET-z5pPehdN3j9dK4JqUxD8rm0X20_vP7F8wGegBLC61MhyKbSdKZLw03cuFUGbgGerIwR6Fy9phVDnRGwxtOZpeX6i97fqmqMVl424nghlWVmBBb6vWKasngvw7BeNxt9TI6a7oV5yqjk2d1CsOKt7sxhG1AdKOKyZ7eaNIAdJpa_ENo9DZMnhRLsqK3pLFsxyAvz2j-CpGa7-rF3y5gcnfiHaQoOiavB6TN46CoRDrqOG4qE-2fgoMRDGzUWCz0uEqtBJZ0S4L-SJhJxrAEs-bTS992mpqOgEIy-tgsSk8qr6lpWvsHuOuZ1Q==&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The comment sparked criticism and outrage</a> in the journalism community.<br> <br> The Department of Justice is planning to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xq-1c5G7wOumJsT8V9n-PQgTX-fpTYF9BHls_N8mbDktlDosuMnG2qnQDzI8oSqv2MUu6KkkANqyn766EtPuGvuIkKSMkbQ1TPrfUviFlQkasDf_SVq2PolBAnWuUKLH3p436HwqMlZOH4RDE0KaNwHPLz14nulyJPTKENieEcK8Q7QI-wNidOdIdk-uZVuluuxBdY-bdFK5wtVlTqU3_AIhi-GM1aqhONDR-51iOHaT6Qm9xwKO89eBt2ttSTIhamuKZsCmibeGojZNRwSBPGgSf_YCeBZgFsAlk4CfjDivab2dVSg0LJkN6PTpbV_71Phu2uX2GXPQKn6vLTXnKHGEWPr6MpRJRj-9hXIP38Ezce84EmLu_-xQwdxWHpcWQZNVuGmyf8YJc=&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">revise how prosecutors obtain records from journalists</a>. The balance between the investigations of law enforcement and the First Amendment may be strained as a result. One of the goals of the revision is to remove the alerts to media organizations when the department issues a subpoena.<br> <br> A Myanmar court <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqaLBi4FZGcAHPavHX1wXaXxasmk53HDIvgVuY3v6_KvYoCpRPzrnHFISRGYLLKm2ebEzlA7r394U-z3_BHtuzzWVvDXQBf54OlPFf9XYHeBs3b3WYSXyPlnUbsZfYekHwPiNIJFn3yZWoNJe-kf0g-9lkd4EB5nm7RamPq1xG9zgtBb7LQzfcyzbGlQiNsgxPhJIElJljS8P6bu__l-2VM_OATWZhzlmUOqN47yGPNyO8FFmEnyzruu0yxIYRobhaS891sVwnmJgCnTPw6_4bRVonrhnI0d3vLIglzMdw0f2LlTjW909x4jMQdtYW-Kae82iOdcowzQ465Rbv46_nJA==&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">upheld a seven-year sentence</a> for two Reuters journalists. The journalists were arrested in December 2017 and accused of violating a state secrets act. Many view the arrest as a way to silence the media.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Tell us what programming you’d like to see at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgqpUriZEhKiBx1LXZQdYWgQRQWlpVwv8Zxrhw8UcV9SlXvZOfVMDhVsrg7V4jIt3ssiALEcDw4KH2LHIF5M7raNTOI3AkWaRlgRMqzN3c5vLOCUnWse_YyIM-oZ4KK-eQQ==&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">#EIJ19</a>. The last day for submissions is Friday. Have ideas about #fakenews? Media mergers? Sexual misconduct in the newsroom? Feel free to let us know. The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GghneA9fJmTYRv-z9XkPvK2TbJpzl4b6hyvkHOCqqPHKHhRdw3GeUoWbcvuOxqKGKyadMI5605mJqnws6r9Qn-rpA1Nb-rTBNrB-fy1GUZnErUI-rnR3gJ94K5Cz5MWP4IeyF4ImvpcrlR8ffCTdb8cxUww4O4KBBhHxMuuWtgfAP-u1SS87KNnxwl7YTGuqxEnFOmp7ynlyfsjnJ-qnCKPCalLqbTtdxPYS6JI-U8-hyHbx0FeYatsTNywjBMUMEKnJnOwBJOIyQmzah86_aGDc=&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Call for Programs and Ideas</a> is open, but not for much longer!<br> <br> If you know any college students, be sure to let them know we extended the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgoZuFZ3G1_grVuRkITbdRdJU4kRKKVoELtZdVWdRU9ykhD3cIGq-tZmJdDLufPpJdMuGLgiZh5MU-L-4bwuWua-4d9l41nJy-g==&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Mark of Excellence Awards</a> deadline to Tuesday.The MOE honors the best in student journalism across print, radio, television and online categories for small and large schools. This year’s contest also features a new podcast category!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgmTWOGsLow9KcO-PqH45dYHfRHvAOgIDf0tw2tvHKVds9XhRGPEd6JaNxrp4qZ6mcQSoHjReZ6bL-R_XzU2GmGym-h1VOm4EjCVcf6N68p8HK9YcEUycYaEXyDxHEMNjLp3b5_XUfoiNf49YaNr0Epgmvd3Sg3LMCA==&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Los Angeles Times is looking for a reporter to cover books</a>, publishing and literary Los Angeles. The books reporter will cover stories local and national about books, authors, the publishing industry, reading, writing and the roles books play in our present moment.<br> <br> Boston’s NPR news station, WBUR, seeks an <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqrBKm8ukPvZweW7X_RN5r073CGDVlD1IaBFVyaUfhKnqgPiB7RBdnzj4hFAerSSQbkPLc9918e-QVNfFHUA6Jp4Tr7KIGW1ueJ17p1t_aDN03RRoj32M061RvRIMlp1Z0&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">experienced, passionate reporter</a> who can create compelling, original investigative stories. WBUR is looking for a reporter who cultivates sources quickly and develops watchdog story ideas.<br> <br> South Carolina Living magazine <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqd4jQKpjgFhh0qfk676Gy00xgeG4WYdu35xhAnEwK6o71IHXs9hQ1gWmQfTdkrW0cQ1zxwqnBwyWJmFiGYYT9G6msoSacFpXYohwk7S8_7u61Z0jvvhsqZm3656Sg6zDlXFnaDih3wMTyEJqISb00gg==&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">seeks a senior editor</a>. The ideal candidate can generate and write great stories, work with photographers and designers to bring them to fruition and line edit/coach freelance writers.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Do you want to attend <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GggeeG572w2UzFQWReVYxlHgBYxMRmx_Nstfr235gwIGEln4DCYEYpNt73kGSWght5XK__0zJKocTv62ZQR444I94ozWGOHMlW0t0Pb4knaHr&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Excellence in Journalism 2019</a> in San Antonio, but are running short on funds? <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GggeeG572w2Uzfihw0U4oLojqSekx3cPu6wRG9036T_vIiQtL869CHUepMHlVUQgcHCMFXFOcd_gCbD-KupR-CEwdhmbVf0DNJ2hl0amwPjXsQqS237da2I62RHlZ1hcLAtTh1XAqA5NB&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">OpenNews helps with the cost of attending conferences</a> and other technical events. Whether you're a newsroom developer at a small organization without much budget for professional development, or a freelance developer eager to learn more about journalism code, OpenNews created the program to help you attend events. Get all the details and apply by midnight EST Friday!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> “Every day I think about the crisis of <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xq3g33grxyL5wV4oKUTDaSPdfMgMmLOglwZuE_kE9kF2qaxf60Bm0TGiztlGePO1qRnu8APl7rFPjmesxQ-DcQcIod48bO4ng4CQwwzGCa0MmSgOf8mUUP9q24F7rjThbUJa6JMd-yWsU5LbbGq4X5nbXmzwqVV6u8ghZtGtXqK3o=&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">40 percent of the country thinking I am making something up</a>,” said NBC Journalist Chuck Todd at the 2019 Ewing Lecture on Ethics in Media.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> Wayne State University invites you to participate in a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqg7pLEWOM7S8f5Gut7vmz6Om5Dx4HCD_z0XF0UnShx7SpQrHAvSmR2ZtdAB23O6tq9Ifgq-j_rqJkTnDnBdQuf7ccSXAXpctYGZFVl8ZUrlFPSJSC7dq-wc87eHutdWgsgqZqXqUiXhY=&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">20-minute survey</a> about fake news on social media. As a token of gratitude, you'll receive a $10 Amazon gift card upon completion of the survey.<br> <br> Amnesty International USA <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgijiEiE-l0xqDVy-sb9taWuXDAWhPrRtWrhrMlguTAdRchKZILr9sZCGN_EdI1dpDzj_5sH5u5kZ3UZX6DWXore9wJiBA6tCwM7_9ZEX3xGO&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">recognizes excellence in human rights reporting</a> and the vital role of a free press. The AIUSA Media Awards are now accepting entries for submission. The Awards will honor excellence in reporting on domestic and international issues within the U.S. press. The closing date for entries is Feb. 15.<br> <br> When you donate to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001sxocEiSjJW_uAZfZtjCO2rMy-SFbHvF3LgNfxRrv5uLv2jspoJ4GgvnuKMQbRyZdi0HNV04FoKiq1dbZXzazihLONO4MeHXDMf-6RVu3KS75oYL_Gan4ptcHpItKi4OJNEzyvP3F7UmwfQpkE4S6uByfmY75VVdELhvQnVMot_k=&c=aZE00OwO4pAKMtb_FZ4l4vaAIRlcmNz4rtwrO5x-CKFREC8c_sdvYg==&ch=1KgD-R4LLo6LWYEaGYYu5nmyz0NaDzVD1bn-YiYT1pKHwCh9jjXgnA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ’s General Fund</a>, you are providing the resources to cover our most pressing needs and ensure that membership fees remain affordable. In an ever-more-challenging environment, your support has never been more important. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -1700 Happy New Year http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=615 "Not only are we not protected by our traditional defender, the United States of America, we are in fact increasingly vilified and endangered by the administration there. A clear demonstration that words in fact do have consequences was the round of pipe bombs and real threats directed at individuals and members of the press like CNN -- all targets of the President's wrath." — <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svv2uFBdNsaaNHlUahkjorBOswy7reeQZUl0PSwol0jYGaIiWP4KrEa0WUl8Q-VRx-SBompZB4KcWGnov-QuXZ5fW-llVWplDV1f0OduDC4eFD2SBGH_8Z_6UP8bGJvmKCPI-sQklnLRPtxLITdRGo6iu0YcCyPUvEv6JnqXjBPcY1Uk9cOCWd-GanMNejffiX9rHAen_628GQ=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Christiane Amanpour</a> writes for CNN<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> On New Year's Eve, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svv5wRfEwqpRhwfz5P3dygD1Ao0vAAIUwoxOqKcLyEvVsjxu4lgimXeixK5T2wL5ifmAhq44eJPhnt2Ihq2TTrzRlCuigDyd4Ewett_at-29gsTCFzNHElpono0vBjDN7egd7mxXfIab9s=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">leading journalists brought in the new year</a> in Times Square. The group pressed the button to initiate the 60-second countdown as a way to celebrate free speech and free press.<br> <br> After being questioned in a recent press conference about testing positive for banned substances, Jon Jones, a UFC fighter, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svvk6s5WRHdTRCl1MFMIvbuKvoxpmYx5_Wi0vOkCSRa4Q5RMnAf1U_jvpI6m2Q_CPLhqdMLABYJwxKBdmh9Ua3boZzOUWVnTpzGiFOPvQ06UWmoEo2V4FShllZGqsAeODK1ETDuXOfmCx-1uUucvu4gfXpOKF_SJMZDhX-oL8LQI7FhxD1r_3s4LQS9rnP5uaV48ZELJGESs7GhauUPLMLYq7cLcRSeSW0Rb6WZokMYqPGXMcZ8IqFjni4xW7fT2mlDhz0OZCkXzfvwIT1MNdFC52C_fBP2k63tpsB1GWSrtDCUFIyFw62uupmHx8rIUICc9Oksl51Yn1r_cFb_tslIO7ylCAsz-YCOr2qFtkBeib1ND2SaJTKyiQ==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">responded to the reporter with offensive, dismissive comments</a>.<br> <br> "In 2019, black and brown journalists will continue to leave predominantly white news organizations that undervalue and underpay for our work. Journalists of color and queer journalists will challenge the value of legacy organizations considered prestige brands who refuse to make room for diverse voices, even as they lift ideas from writers of color and queer culture without crediting them." — Seema Yasmin writes in Nieman Lab's <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svv_LaKCkysk4FE52Y8vsiV6yow-a9E2SJ7bWDVqZ_kLaKfxqOGFWfUMIP47UA6nUksNmvRKMqYsIg137gJ8TrCVsywbqfI6rYylSa_PTmqm4oHjI9lp4Pa-D8BwfOZLjM0s5X2US4Qro8=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Predictions For Journalism 2019</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svv4a0AKTXXbNV-ZxnLTLuV1MvSzGado8XgsF_HfO1NxPRDs5u5qk1EjOoJVfZHQInCrRFZZfYoOrsbURA8XG5MTnAxxqUK0eUoTa8EbHadgUA=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ is troubled by the continued layoffs and buyouts in journalism</a>. Our members are the lifeblood of our organization, and it has been painful to watch as many of our friends have lost their jobs as a result of dramatic industry changes. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoxcCSsFbdPnbfFT6lg4EEc4kTnrrxmmiSuKQcd1EX1YHjGi6RMwypxG6jSzMKrKlaBOFDK3MgVXJoAuK-QFjVAmhh4K4SdaR_g4sRO4iahdH&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Learn how SPJ can help</a>.<br> <br> We need your ideas for this year's Excellence in Journalism conference! The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo5pse6W0d7HXb7RhnuI8qXC3SqUucNJsS3xT78U9uiioCuSbc69hQulgcBatFmTh8zrjNFuqXg8xjoSrbabXYv72WIlLqmXmRNQ2GLy-xG_Vnl2o2iOq3fDF_JNHax8-Zw==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">#EIJ19</a> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo3R9xSlNIY-SPkQ3OilQj8dqcDolBV9K6-OdsqRYaCmLZSum_GXhp4wZuinDm173j-i00wfMRWgRJ_fRwvVIPAdDFMGirlbFfcFqQgHvSVOMqn9qEblRv8mRiDQZ4_Shn4a45DzMiDkLf2lEmy7BrTPKWbCbU0EzWbUD2umQL3jV6eq-i1yYQJ0EXd1oWfhgmcc4Nw83WiFL19xmhQxvhDpCrpFfKkn75NjpEd0PjLWgrI0J0_Wjo_2Lf3GD59dwCYrM7EB87menXu1Xw99rO5M=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Call for Programs and Ideas</a> is open. If there are any topics you would like to see included at #EIJ19, let us know! Send us your ideas by Jan. 18.<br> <br> Calling all collegiate journos: Entries are now being accepted for the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo8RIXoRcPdQvf06SjmyVN-hfzFHHsfsIR9sZyQi26NqhgV0VLukqBTt-1AzuNpL-NBirWTtd1m2uxwXKmwp2ph1Cv3i1WuZvLw==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Mark of Excellence awards</a>, honoring the best in student journalism across print, radio, television and online categories for small and large schools. This year’s contest also features a new podcast category! <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo1BWi5nc8Yoou5EjwX8BW1h5lzHYK6AwLuB23Zzsb9bAf7mM6PKStWIwD_XTicdRxQdcYtMfHPKkC58mJN9FgC0RDRPFKLsacQ==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Submit by Jan.15</a> to get your excellent work recognized nationally.<br> <br> Awards season is the best season! Entries are now being accepted for the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo_TElshHdacJFObXFHPUiy_c1zaYqEB0VR1hfn50t-DFXhqYF1Lf9cOafc52Pm7tlf0WEQJ8oIsRd0gM18JfaP_6RCti3SGvgQ==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sigma Delta Chi Awards</a>, celebrating the best in professional journalism in print, radio, television, newsletters, art/graphics, online, research and now podcasts! All entries must have been published or broadcast in 2018. Show us your finest work and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo1BWi5nc8Yoou5EjwX8BW1h5lzHYK6AwLuB23Zzsb9bAf7mM6PKStWIwD_XTicdRxQdcYtMfHPKkC58mJN9FgC0RDRPFKLsacQ==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">submit by Feb. 19</a>!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Looking for a career change in 2019? Navigate through <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svvc-Ezq0uWwyEV5A8RteOBTxhUDlu2fiN9BOTA6hycMhgY_imk2efop2xxSEuBalZ6jqleQ9VSRRkkTMFxnN0mfQ==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ's Career Center</a> to see who's hiring.<br> <br> ABC7, a Los Angeles-based television station, is looking to hire a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svv6dvDZDnAvrdxNrLzWukbh9GwEW24Pon0nV2g2JSaVtrkVMC4KFGUZ1EJT0ZG35OyGfv0l4N05mF5tjtfBFs__kx3oHsAFR7GzEOH8wewq-gN6Bj95MtW3n8V-YKJ0TW-84sLou5MiGzSJhq6eA_38w==&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">morning executive producer</a> with excellent news judgement, strong writing skills and a passion for being the first to break news.<br> <br> EdSurge is seeking an <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svvbqMktiJuc1ncLtxo-Kv0GVJdFJ3EOfrBHhZNw6uNf2Fkp_68JmdxoxKn7d15XV4gsN4aeVEaoVeE-smCTVTM_Nsy4B_h1WcG9-xlx5jgv38TxIJaozB8k2004oz8wM1ajNrhCjj34AY=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">experienced business reporter</a> who will cover daily business news and produce original features. EdSurge is based in Burlingame, California.<br> <br> The Garden Island newspaper in Lihue, Hawaii, is seeking a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svvTdEcS4df_E6tlEhx_Dbs5fYIRkBPvyyHo0B4QADVitazJQ_nC585qZ10QlKkSzIZ2HgZ_93Lcsn7GW-9kEtcLP3Ym-z9ysHzGMmtcfmIwLf_MhIAHrG02uD9wWvFiymLPMW1ebXJ2H8=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">reporter/weekend copy editor</a>. This person will need to be versatile, able to write clean, accurate, engaging stories three days a week for print and digital products, as well as paginate and edit pages on weekends.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Expand your <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo5sr-bOLd8kIAhxwW8rQs7-XMPX88q3kClbOqf0s1k-bANqhd7K-Bbe2SluGkgYjPYZAB4rbiiky6wGPIdJLnKT_ghzsyjFYy8F9U9HZi971G_85WbNiw9EUVZ5U2WBiihOALx_EyTnZxYu8gp7WoESmgZvc0BsqH20wBalDLF0TLRJi1BUlBkjJ4RaovdloL8npZkA3GumJd2cWIsEinCY_qZrMvd5r7SBHFTWU_lpPu1Mfm7Op-U8Ib7mKPo6GYJpxuSJpCi5DXv5gENFREUDjA6-mz2iASBVP2qvqpxlMJsh5x6oJW-SFhiGozv3O5PoZRdedgiMSUWBBMA8A-ZopUyBwh7bwZ3y-3pyyHLNERJyuyTAdZ0MrW9R1b4yC-GQ7FpjPFgnlhsqrp1RddigBCoaFjey4zocKHgHVFd_VcEGx3jzrkkt7E7KtlJkACxrqzG7_yzB1CGHsals1zv-YVO1UNxDEPKB43HNRYObonz_T49ZglxasGROpwgmNrRfTY94qCCwFGi8t4hfI0npIsq8awe27eqhMiQwVBnHVGQfM2jpMyPthUHDhrFRO7K4LLOXgjTyXtqi3qcKGnTNKvExXt066Ra2EzcxptO3G62JDCCDN1HYotos4sld0Vvk9A5LK8Yok06kubCoRyONG-OLSYHIf4rzNSFgVmB3y&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">journalism</a> skills by requesting a FREE Facebook Journalism Project training for your newsroom, classroom or conference! You’ll learn how to use tools such as Live, Groups, Creators app, CrowdTangle and more to leverage Facebook and Instagram for newsgathering, storytelling and audience engagement. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo3SgGfTMw1ew3LnywCXAHMId7kUM3BTSEJCG03rokxwlYjSa8i-9WXI-Fyg8u7xr2owLrEk3qi4m3CqWkOZ_xPJ5ZgzXR0tLTuSS2ptLSq5MtAKl_0R0xRqJJiTeKzzxjBbrfYcQ3HRfdiraBec8SI4xEsxr9VZJNrFpEGK6cjCTi_9V83lwZQtkt7943kb-Q7bORT1DHwaUF7GBB5iu-ghnOitYsQljzvPqD8noNBNG9U0hthTva-20J3bpU1pb_zL42WUqYsj4lgx7dQEZFvwiZLN3a6so60maI86SkYKF&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Request a training today</a>.<br> <br> SPJ is a primary resource for educators preparing the next generation of journalists. Now, that effort has expanded to provide educators instructional materials based on Google tools they can download and incorporate into their classrooms. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo4Xp-gfvXMWRXbAPp38-pyG1pwkMMctSGxOkfSnRMl0vd9g7retvB1zdrHfKRMX0nV7ziNp_UbZNCuZ0hVlp2DTjlTgOASgDHIBLG0SWOAadm9SARzKyED4=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Check out these resources</a> brought to you by SPJ and the Google News Initiative.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> According to a recent survey, journalists, along with politicians and telemarketers, sit at the low end of professions in regard to ethics. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgoyysbPoe3svvUzuXKh6TTk0xYlrEWuW6s4-mTAGXyOoEX3xoJjOkIkJ2VELPho6EdWUXuiqi14rUC7BOJ4tdwTFWColwDInCCugzzIwNMzKXkPW0H5EurpmAyBX5PL2EWeUSSTLI8VEth-4gwodfJJahOyhshpy4tPXpsWOaG-2eEXddWIesgrJm4OIysBINc2REc-0ZmdwNb1yl3fncKXRwzDBrPkTSs6tU7Nd7oFOVcIxD7m2AYHw=&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Only 33 percent said journalists are honest</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> Help support the fight for a free press and the First Amendment with a contribution to SPJ and the Sigma Delta Chi Foundation. All gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001SGPE8HSpBPExgO5Gu37TcRIWYUvyv_b9BPSuHl3ExObH-hjFbHzgo1h2Ag7yXExPkSmNRs9uE22ii4CZ4t61p32Yr5sJdqYSNXIzZO1XjjReC91UuqNwURqtMdZ27IqyD6ypHehSN0S5nZBQuVESLLLp99yK0naf&c=MsI7dyMojWW_svSOPzfHaVGrj9Fk5-NMxagCEE9fGDF0d-0e0mwOhA==&ch=sg_6C32PDfv2iEyNvDZXkDuSPLDNAsOihzoPrn-OWN-9P6XdL-hf4g==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Make your investment in the future of journalism today</a>! Wed, 2 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -1700