SPJ Leads http://www.spj.org/ SPJ Delivers Today's Media News en-us Copyright 2006 Society of Professional Journalists 1440 SPJ Leads: September 19, 2018 http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=605 <p style="text-align: left;">"Disinformation and misinformation go beyond challenging journalists’ reputations and safety. They question their purpose and effectiveness, and they perpetuate the degradation of journalism to the detriment of civic discourse." -- <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYchQaqfBDR7tI00Sg6WW2nFYZvpqJCk7ER6TFPITenUi3S57KHSuciTuz9iNIwmLefL2_hjZGZK-IDKMoRQC8R3EuwNrVd1BXDkS948TqZGXFTDIJTIe9k-pAMWGm-ghOsXLTzhPeY81PXvxZciyOhQzT5tFz4q_XpHTNW8IsjvwhZ0OElySLhXulqXTr_01RK2m0AxiC-NAiWvppg40gr5EDRvxamWaRiAU5rbog8xALnggdQjyOLwWuuAEYk6y2pvyrkJcSgAIsipdJh2HxOYDXaCKuzRYLRk7HgpnwIZD3GvUvqpv08ekk_AvaAr1AXOwFHhItcE_StAkQtXQA7oQeYQ9h32V9zTUVWwILcXICXpvz3zxmOUhF9019EiF3vqgkSM4Ap0cXKLcldTY35w==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Julie Posetti and Cherilyn Ireton wrote in a recent article published by Nieman Lab</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2018</strong><br> <br> EIJ18 is next week! Even so, it’s not too late to make plans to attend EIJ18 in Baltimore. You’re welcome to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhclMufwVWN_sQqbPrAAG724imnEADMvc9bdylNzUJA8s2Rz0rCc5GFuqZJtzQpYJVW7y2tKRkvu6pwxCe6Vsn21XS70z8jjs6UDG6Fy4tosw&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">register on-site, buy meal tickets and one-day passes</a>at the registration desk inside the J-Expo!<br> <br> “Telling Local Climate Change Stories that Matter: Science, Impacts and Solutions,” has additional seats available, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYlJw9V-Wko49MXVCx5sQP3YfmUt9e1XFoIlytpGY3OXpsRFA977stLt4Dqeglgxs1z9sgSGrB9S915P_3q6pFJS2cWiiloHM9lM4mDN1gbf9FX0j4yQZeTFbaxEtYyi5dGwVKh9Ojb-fj-D0qYjy8sj_0U-X1Qqx_GU6CyNXD04EHQzKijtY-Bpk--q1e4NPK&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">so register today for this free training</a>, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 26, at the Hilton Baltimore. Climate change is more than an “environmental” story. This deep dive into localized climate reporting will cover the wide variety of impacts on our health, economy, security, agriculture and more. Hear the latest research on the science, communication, impacts and solutions. Get your questions answered. See exemplary work by peers. Practice creating stories using localized reporting resources; and receive feedback that will make your climate reporting more engaging and accessible.<br> <br> Do you have an idea for a resolution that SPJ delegates should consider at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhRy4mzuEVPO82d28_np4F6s73P6-2BKyLRB0J0mcFylG51u7luJRn_7YCYOBsEwLew2lk9ChX-6rGvgihZAbBXBxl9GlhPMYnrn9U4u8lWu-&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">EIJ18 in Baltimore</a>? If so, draft a resolution that the full convention will consider during the Saturday business meeting. Don't wait until Baltimore. <a href="mailto:tmckee@wcpo.com" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Send your resolutions in now</a>.<br> <br> Join us for the Super Session "Covering the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYloWxXwUgAqWmzPaS1H8OUec9E1W94idYUo08NJkpMsdlyyMg5DyKxiAd1x8nDP8y0ihZzbSWkgRB5bZHexBSLT6Kj19jfhBnOHs1e6YJXal__pMfX44C1A==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">#MeToo</a> Movement." Moderator: <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYGX5qrv8k4PZrsK63AIhmzHU24wcI23J8z4m2sjiQc0GgneYCB8YXOoLtovdru9xhvnHCFqMRbNz9TTVI6EswcJD4hE1NOxrE&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Debra Adams Simmons</a> Panelists: <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYQK23PG912yubRoyNEZ1lT9fKmwfsOKWNUlNAe9XX8G150OD8BrchM4Au6AsM3R03kaKbc0VK7HveEuQ97kJKjzHmA--eaVLT&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Amy Brittain</a>, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYPQ_rFK3iyEWrYmEZKd_duAHlJn-TaBEEzjTR73J7DsNs-O_9yljQXoykEDfAZA4G6eWyZVe0sr1B_O7kuXmXi76jpf0g1rv6&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Debra Katz</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYlleGMsHwU9WR1i_IY_fB7sETo6TPaSKKQhPwGPQTRB-Z461WNBxJkbYe-nCpIIxuPnhouITGOiNotW4j0Gr8XgNoVHXflFsO&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Anna North</a>.<br> <br> The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYR0O_KVnVx8g2iSOfa6OvxKO6Ley-7MzlG1hMpY-SbOw3QhFD-_dV6fM0QaIzhoG25x3BJX2JS6U=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">EIJ18 app launches tomorrow</a>! Visit the App Store or Google Play to download it.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfQeOsd4rNUrwhIDoX5wxsZmteIenVXAN1CchUK65J2OmXVu9-CXudUWPKWN68u9XjJrab13QfYjAK1Vvs4xoiOvnnzss2hoz3KcILjtZDda5p9WeW5b1LrD0Kfj0ebSAQ==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Reserve your room</a> at the Hilton Baltimore and save money. Need another reason to stay at the conference hotel? Here are two:<br> <br> —Register in the room block and your name will be entered into a raffle to win reimbursement of conference registration cost. There will be three lucky winners!<br> <br> —Everyone staying in the room block receives a 10 percent discount at all food and beverage outlets in the hotel.<br> <br> If you think you'll need a breather, check out <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfQeOsd4rNUryMAx0TBYdTm1_ykQT8F0A4U6QTSt97Lpc_rAQJtRE0ttL04avOX7XfIk3XfTu4QEONyHBtBANxwl-9j6wbjwCZD98X0Tdd4WPenii_sD8Yg=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Caroline Escobar's yoga class</a> Sept. 29.<br> <br> Of the many events at EIJ, some of the most enjoyable and informative are the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfQeOsd4rNUrVL8CgkIiTQuKI0LHwIBam-5CZ0ZpdYiVJQ6M0d5RLIW670eirMBxzxZ4_UWTETdjtDinnpIG18MHdnpDV0SuiwKVnxXjw8nFHUG8BImTKsY=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">breakout sessions</a> and workshops. All sessions are included as part of your conference registration.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> A Trump effect at journalism schools? Colleges see a surge in admissions.Trump is almost certainly not the only factor. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYkNZlYW0BM_J-n6otgdl0oB5CkORMCDoeLtVYsY24l0cowDO0RghyZ5AoiQhctaj-GH5tvwQsezbHizH309FFboiWVLIeAGdJfVtsatMi3tRpk3eqHiEms3uTkG9YBXsHX0b1c-yqJhQ0cP7JiUuhRlOGZEDnjIr86kHRe_u03jRevpndIDjm6cjBn-_W4p5H075RdG4Haq4euzVdb4RamrHNB0tKMH15sXsGOanVmuWxcho6D5W3VpM0s3xUjj54xZfAV8HgRvacsL-jTdQI_SiTTv3bvAyq5btOsHYNaqQ4l_p5tCpVblWEzKYPVdtOYIRBdu7wy6GLF6Yq_zeK2_7XbKY2gV_MaxoJubIvYOaA8fpRW1wFPB6dPoB4hwivLjdJYbUW3KAY8a3yjT8coZ7p9iAOK8WWg1b0BBHY8AgiH0N0Q6cUC-w_E9HyAs_irU7MxGdx0QF-WfZfN-0vNKiVpku_DoLoB68nDkIiG62oFXxQcdcdXA==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">New journalism students are drawn to the reporting and storytelling</a> power of social media and other technological developments.<br> <br> Sunday front pages from North Carolina and South Carolina <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYyczfRZy5vaOeMfGMywZRjpRFfHxdyQQBpAFY6zXeNVi_o5MsIVWIlt3hsZP9W33WKg4VgWSqAda2iggDYGj2SLCfBoT6pklpUxyQH0zaeT32DO6Vpzd-Fy4ASzG589KBsVnagznCepeCALLLDICYPDOLbhprO2Er0TMfxn-3-dvm78yZ1tJB_0pIgQsHW79InHQ-JInBdPS1xa6cABoT597SJGNSBxGBefQAVQg1AGZbRwO01wtmcefbCMf_T85XYcUZ4o9c9Jw8yealQTGU6fQEB61TiVrKsBMCmXY5JIQA-nXgy793yxhIh-CQmsSR0hsK2ngIWuP_BVDWNlhk0w==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">showed the destruction left by the slow-moving and powerful Hurricane Florence</a>, which has killed at least 14 people, according to The News & Observer in Raleigh, North Carolina.<br> <br> An AP award-winning journalist and the founding executive director of Pennsylvania’s Office of Open Records is this year’s inductee into the “Heroes of the 50 States” Open Government Hall of Fame which <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttY-DAA1i1f2YMroRD-JezrZebBLINX1swj3ejRvQUmpgeaVtGCGS7gR5mkFuDtbyU4JFyKDURNhjoFCuew1VVUMfBG1BrawYsbOBr7D02eOE7GQkWgaIuooTpSXOOQEo6Z8Hrxs1G0SKYAc_2RG6_EQedh3XMVbcD7&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">recognizes long-term contributions of individuals to open government</a> in their respective states.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Whether you're looking for a job or you have an opening to share, visit the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhZ9XEA3kzpJdvSRVtzXHXyhdDU3w2ptiXo8Xxm-lqfvec9usDkXw4Xx8wN8mL5fIuVzKgnKCbjnxgfWcyFPNVylzls4DfFs0Uw==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Career Center</a>. Browse new jobs, search listings, upload your resume, post jobs, search resumes and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhdhBlfi_sdRpbfNRAwLCpqSWH9Ki0tzPPwhBD72HueLYvv-qTtqj_wrGPLLCna4L2Uzu2MPZyJ4vupSvBjK4hlw=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">more</a>.<br> <br> The Society of Professional Journalists is offering a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhVqeA95IL5alZqkeBWvaD7A4ezndAtvwL-dZpwUbcWAtHlNka7LOlchtw_r4blJWBrdPc83TuiaQc3ucyAh3RzoH7tPSywtztSqkOiOz_6zi&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">part-time bookkeeper position</a>. The bookkeeper will report to the Director of Finance. Ideal candidates work well with others and can stay organized and focused during high-level multitasking.<br> <br> The Wall Street Journal Pro seeks a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYze5AlHG4JEI8baIqP-ynjsP5QPLqTJh1v4FVH_XaXZ4Tbt9PUJGQ6j76UnNg4U9mxYjM3oHYxR2tg6-OURUo9hKsrodZQRz8i2R_nxZy9ru65YfJ9cxLt6I-Rm8vaZeJJKLhGCDWLkCGwCKcaLznxmB2nsYHO2WjGWwJogOyynfnU-c6kmyc7LyQ8Og3Cv-lZ_QQD8aKAz0UTb_PwA6t6Ykr8GNbjRF5cUtYqQsULOlcwUWuPOBlf4T0IL1oqtsw029EPfqg1_5SYrRxieBJUZ7hlNXaniYR_a9AbWrXUFr5PO5p-fm7YFXV4RvjVK3oqJDsF-ZySdp86STb0bDBYJFc5DPESB83mUWXNm-AaXVeRv4llHvaJNFDyql6qIWU&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">senior editor to oversee a new product</a> focused on one of the hottest areas of technological change: artificial intelligence. As investments in AI technologies rise dramatically in the coming years, business practices will be transformed.<br> <br> The Marguerite Casey Foundation announced the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYW1KhlgNu52kZtdFHs-JkOPktjcNs8ZTCS7uNKdCCTu1kpIFfQhrdPlQh_FpxOHazClmswwAfa_fM22pJeIqzdWQHHwKfPD_QRp_rfP5aRsFN9exS0612yAdbB3Q_Gr7xily25yh-GEgF6h8y1_C6QqU3aZL3ue9mLupkRfTGIs5ocIegVArqD-mi-egkljliKEP-ml8V1sZQvavVl6bWWA==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">opening of applications for fellowships and scholarships for journalists and journalism students</a> spotlighting poverty in the U.S. and families working for solutions to it. The deadline to apply is Oct. 15.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> The SPJ Training Program, in association with the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp0vlu1Dek-H8pjZ7MUh4t7hvndQsgE08wZBdEFG0FpuJ2Go_pROYwC1a49aqw2NQ5hdcrijR5oJHitRiitedXl8G04I-iLdlBSYAd1MwQ3oE&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google News Initiative</a>, offers a special elections training program. “ <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolo8NdsvbSAcSZppw0-n3A41wvnTKHacO_95XeqhvmH0PFegHvvVUYHuEKuYlLJpR2LTNeJp-ONmuihl8B8WuYHyUxFl6_dxCd38Vl5eAcE3o=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Covering and Protecting Your Elections</a>” is in Philadelphia Sept. 25 and will travel to eight additional U.S. cities. To sign up, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp6ej6qgbxFs4bX9LfwZNOS2KRu7KtHdYyDZszRDeJEBNk4sRCGYDXh-ZmiqE3fqPnEkI2nKuj6TWMFQRmqznsxmk3w874hwDLlqWHBWOmvRy&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">fill out the form</a> or email SPJ's Training/Education Manager <a href="mailto:mwilliams@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Monica Williams</a>.<br> <br> The Facebook Journalism Project partners with SPJ to train professionals to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhUt2zX3gI1NJAjL7CdNTqxM94BiPBSi2RDNMoqsU6l6hty21NFH-ZfCNR2T7Hr9aJ1Wi_Og-DkneR3s92lXQdyEHP7ss3EdSQgrcqDCg89vA&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">teach Facebook tools for journalists</a> at conferences, workshops and newsrooms around the country. SPJ and the Facebook Journalism Project are committed to creating opportunities for journalists to learn about the ways Facebook tools can help create and share incredible works of journalism. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhSjyHNsEMP0QOPkB5OB2CyWBJZr2XOImASAxjOaN1k8bRRz2VQtgE-0VoxOU6bOjeljCFOgCMfS2WQKmVyyo274Sb2at2e2AzNfAh23VERoVDYrXX7LJ_jyJJIThqz1u6g==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Request a training</a> or <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhaGNDTJA71WsQ--2Ps6Le1awbWQL_b_s2hSAXLla4K6tbUSBYH4tnWdU1_VpfIQr5CVbj5_LD9uAdbyUa1RPcvLzyk3p46_ZQtVFHsAPYS3-aLjVgv8qc64=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">apply to become</a> a trainer today!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> In a new webinar from the SPJ Training Program, Lynn Walsh and Andrew Seaman of the Ethics Committee of the Society of Professional Journalists discuss tenets of ethical reporting, using SPJ's <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhcvLOvfEEzCsgT-PKzKzplXcCULII_M21clhfKjzo7-p9DFBcDQW5JZQomW8fVbbS1qppCDZvcA1FxZxMRPkTstpoKYjq5D8c2z5STFOIgjQ&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Code of Ethics</a> as a guide.<br> <br> SPJ's Code of Ethics:<br> <br> —Seek Truth and Report It - "Provide access to source material when it is relevant and appropriate."<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> SPJ is still selling <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhaLOGUoecUHQ6fdk42qg92cvCI-BrnVWPF93__nPJv-PDwNvLY6Rr8XIGspe_5NY2HqUE27lMk9A9eu8MMtDY5WU4NylJWDhRLal8cgVZLjy&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">First Amendment T-shirts</a> in support of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, where five employees were killed on June 28. Order your T-shirt today, or make a donation directly to the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhaLOGUoecUHQ3OwYBQHfPlr5pbAGTJpHbtBFIyQ0DA1plYBGVbEOPqmgTNE2EKneoxJIR985invy_GfBzUzqcQOaYszilefHRxxoaviPZb1LyKDwxHeI0pll8cUbRQEQdxYUZVoYJLuOcZCs7oTY2YwHeaUJXx9f5A==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Capital Gazette Families Fund</a>. The T-shirts will also be sold at EIJ18, so look for them there!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> SPJ's Journalist on Call Rod Hicks <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYghEGxXZooOehsI52EylhdS34eedJ5y3UJXlU4DkkUHtTbRSZZZS9zTvfol3-Wma5B1jvi_5L3RnvsxqNd8aeiY5fCLz0ddTMPD_dZzac9iNOpqpexYSaaiwGKzT5fbxK&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">speaks with radio host Stephanie Renée of WURD in Philadelphia about media trust</a>, the role of the free press and the importance of local news organizations.<br> <br> "Every day, local journalists expose corruption and incompetence in local government; reveal the state of education in local schools; track trends in crime, housing and development; and showcase citizens who are working to improve the lives of others." SPJ President Rebecca Baker <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYmFZqAnqrC3Td_N3bjjh0EuRPzq4O5XPbN8JU45YOGVzKQZxD-NdNtNEdtvdCQGBxnYjBWBDhJVbNTtRoXcq3jcVvfRNis3R1O5Zf3zDRSNuTMwTe_a1hkjE56dU0qcalY79sVUzpIh_vpdhs_-1GkcaYwOEarMwI9OrFH7NLMNSSSc-bTR8Be9ZdwH6IxFp6USiWWteNYbt09WKr09H8Wg==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">writes in her final Quill column as president</a>.<br> <br> SPJ joins <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhcEmFjWuPlEMZSC5ZJIUlot_gs5HrJdBeNxFoIk-tiPxQZVs9YNBWsEXEwRea_swmuBTdx42hodCf8RvlP-KADo=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Reporters Without Borders</a> (RSF) and 19 other organizations in <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttY0tQxGojbwBw8JfKL_5Sh6iLryTP4YCBFaCbdQWf6rnztDe9tBT49mB6K74TJau5BB6-3OwSe9f-ZbnCbWaYwcGTOkqIJxuOm4-esk268fZcnncx3OrjptbkVpL4BzQNtXIwvNtGyJCfQyq4YM9N3MfZyoPW33nXabWT2o6mOZtNxPen8oJDrAogfNxh_JoAYO9mpCTrOA2_P0imZ6HkBtZRJgKHoF0Nm_26tR5FhvMlzESGXTCPPlZD1jVNW-bzjRZQstBYo0jbwgNBKs4Xycg==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">launching a campaign to encourage voters</a> to ask their congressional candidates in the U.S. midterm elections where they stand on press freedom.<br> <br> Get to know your SPJ Board of Directors candidates! Region 2 Director Andy Schotz asked candidates in each race to answer a short questionnaire. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhSjyHNsEMP0Qf6ce_8zdxOTxk3DLHXylGE2-vJC-jzbhsY2hWNLIvQaHSkUsITFNjg3IgJ8_HKAT6GLmYaUCo7DKphNG4j_YQhzVZ57z7Y3jXxJXDnHXBkf6F4VNEJ5TRQ1bDs9bU8314YDEUn8tCODsdFETmfN0ZuvUxNG0Jwj2XBoD-RtRGNs=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Here is a link to their replies</a>, edited only to fix the occasional typo or style point. Want to know more about the election, voting process or the candidates themselves? Visit <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhRB2ij9B7gnbVz1xL0IqToyh9OtbGsgylA-HIn6iYiibmo6GUnQDb84xNAuhTQWT4jA2kP-EWAApHFEbM-18nEeoIKXKWpvOWL35_igAEAMC&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Election Central</a> to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhdxyLRqqVnCKSFeAKjuoIbIE2TceJA88m-IYFf9_zWVHaDIBHxBwnOeGeW5ToAOA17DpBFjT_k6UndXi4wjN2fTmCUQ0NRQaRljmVDdHfQ2OTbnY1SPy2qs=&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">hear podcast interviews</a> with each of them before voting opens at EIJ18. You can vote for SPJ national officers during EIJ18, even if you're not attending the conference. You’ll receive an email with instructions on the voting process and login information for the election platform — so if you have a new email address, be sure to contact <a href="mailto:membership@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">membership@spj.org</a> to update it now!<br> <br> Attention all historians, Quill lovers and hoarders: Do you have any issues of Quill from the 1920s to the early 1960s that you want to add to the Quill library at our Indianapolis headquarters? We want to preserve our history. Please let us know. Email us at <a href="mailto:quill@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">quill@spj.org</a> or call 317-920-4786.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">...AND THIS</strong><br> <br> "Nutshell: Meredith Corp., which purchased Time, People, Fortune and Sports Illustrated only eight months ago, is selling the 95-year-old flagship magazine of the once-mighty Time-Life empire to Marc Benioff, founder of Salesforce, and his wife, Lynne, for $190 million. Being an ignorant septuagenarian, I had to learn from the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001dJG0UFsokBsEdt1DHTv_cyFJsIxmBR5yP36q0vrP2vC3ZpgBkppFhfTMKl4qLttYY4ndnb-iJjSCwfYdmI5LUiIUqYxx-omisINMBeuPcbvEVcG3BMlTgEzm5mtrAjQYfRui6tJkl9sQZ5dzLGQkK9UVLPWoyzU5JdPfr1YiBSsOb5fqkKv_-mcZIMz5v7bowXMxCIbT6Y-oAZiLhkUZBcNLiKfoTYnoZ1a6L018epkkGmrPruVbhQ==&c=Eeo1OTDYQc7Wx5G2XOXb7sEYcshT0ILCTxHFeWPaaUkmIRAVMSfn3w==&ch=Za5tthWDYuviyY1a7HHDDXXMi4xvawth-msQFDJE7hKtTAfPcgoJSw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Chicago Trib story</a> that Salesforce is a 'cloud computing pioneer.' So, now we’ll see whether the Benioffs will prove benevolent 'sugar parents,' as Amazon’s Jeff Bezos has been to the Washington Post, or if they just plan to milk Time’s advertising revenue [what’s left of it] and neglect the journalistic product, private equity style." — Robert Buckman Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -1700 SPJ Leads: The ethics of anonymity http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=604 "At its best, news reporting provides a voice for marginalized communities, while also holding people in power accountable. It is important to note that accurate reporting does not have a political leaning, but rather an obligation to share and promote the truth without bias to the best of human ability…" -- Rochelle Ford, dean, Elon University School of Communications, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcVmpnXZUoRCmh6JHb2dhFoEyexSYEUjZpSJEwvl28LTvftRzZdmhtL1jSTjo4Y8iz1_gGfCY5gNxTrWqd5F5LYgHJ9xQEjatB1sVoxwvMBn7Oy7MZKZi5wDPAIoKNKhTL&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener"> in a guest column for the Herald Sun in Durham, N.C.</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2018</strong><br> <br> It’s not too late to make plans to attend EIJ18 in Baltimore. You’re welcome to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H9iX2zMA9QjdQV9hmR62VSOZSDOftzj1naNGWHJRvO_0ypP0t0DfUyykYenjV60SVLhm4vBAKguH9A4a2Osl5oqnKeNWCqQeb-L_nU8cRIL_&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">register on-site, buy meal tickets and one-day passes</a>at the registration desk inside the J-Expo!<br> <br> Of the many events at EIJ, some of the most enjoyable and informative are the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H9FL19_bAG_ev1D7MzhaVufAScD4DOai71g0n9w4u-oBIkHH771i6BxETImpRISZY5i7tzE2E0-Pfzc1pyUyGOJriBA7CdQis7D0Ar5jrXMb7FLy2J51jtQ=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">breakout sessions</a>and workshops. All sessions are included as part of your conference registration.<br> <br> Do you have an idea for a resolution that SPJ delegates should consider at  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3HwMAb59SjE6aFPz8yyoEsMKkT4BiT7YrbmhngrMK9smEqXF5CgtACVjBCRcSuZKgrzKUpb2NqGNO7LCKlN0qPSqp6qTaB7m4tbCuq9--DR7b&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">EIJ18 in Baltimore</a>? If so, draft a resolution that the full convention will consider during the Saturday business meeting. Don't wait until Baltimore.  <a target="_blank">Send your resolutions in now</a>.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H9FL19_bAG_eU4C0CKc4Cp0xbZW-T7OAmK4GaKfljhmm6S07ZoKLjunFQtJ6qf9CZE5BiyYABobDsYRg1lTEME4m3njr_r65DBzSkhL_z3F6LRmhYo4VGpQyQDN02dfbQA==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Reserve your room</a> at the Hilton Baltimore and save money. Deadline to receive the special rate is Thursday (that’s tomorrow)! Need another reason to stay at the conference hotel? Here are two:<br> <br> —Register in the room block and your name will be entered into a raffle to win reimbursement of conference registration cost. There will be three lucky winners!<br> —Everyone staying in the room block receives a 10 percent discount at all food and beverage outlets in the hotel.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> The New York Times granted anonymity to the author of a  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcxzOtsW1TsrjPhl_b_yuGnCZ4x_w2AnZGi46xt7TnuNctKw7bvoT5rGZA2ouo7PZKXykflPigUyep8cX0spVbxl-SqY_35G3ckKoE7-XyjANa6bHRThHqhX0tpCSY0olMv2YSDOv8AuaQYPSQ9KE21Q==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">recent op-ed that criticized Trump</a>. The op-ed comes, perhaps not coincidentally, as Trump officials are dealing with explosive reporting in Bob Woodward’s book “Fear: Trump in the White House.”<br> <br> With three hurricanes currently swirling in the Atlantic and one of them  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcLxzhfyJc3Jl0UciSk-7jatsOW7YKidsqWt5z202xMX_aYJRC4NQFow4dojOHgfusj31ZqKcsRGIIO8QFkD-arcrYqRbWmDO8Sltb5-G9ZkcI3AnuVc8EPyZAizNCEnmg313oTANZZBkK3vCwZ1qHXlJN0zlgkbz8Kr2Lmy4R_hmr7PenjIJ58A==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">headed for the east coast</a>, it's time again to prepare for  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcJLfnbyrnuOuGXYPzyEoXwZ44-uSwaueIHA6xPxIgzi2Ir58Jo9Re9bb4yFqXcn5AtZHj4zKQNSK-wmAFxBO8k-CozE9EZlN9STWJ9mIkxglOROzTvaZ1hzYgXEUxt80DSqSCtbF9pLSCGUxfpHG__LuHvBltSKWhqFOGVt-Ri40UseldGdC67gCF0SGQsU1hZFV4fUcZ6TH-Dm5Mji95u6_Sj1SQDfC45A7FU7YMqA0OSB2nLOb4OVBTIh95lGvPitjeqKTGO4k_UnX2Uag8d3ZRPLCyGlaF2ngoaQMMmknjmjFtgjBS3Q==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">how to cover deadly and dangerous weather</a>.<br> <br> Earlier this year, Apple got into the magazine business by buying a digital magazine distributor. Now it wants to add daily news to the mix. Apple has been talking to some of the biggest newspapers in the U.S. about  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQc9sUpqy_AV5H-ZPAnFn4djNPnBt3x-pe6L7EjkvOhZDmPpHTkyAH0ri6w8dxNh__pWKkvQyPZyZ7RCP0aplpBnGXM-LJdHBcI1_nn6LRJUzjylRFbvqOGmzjwUHGNGo5egWwN6C7f0ecQ0uaOR8LK4DMAcG4d3WDzzvq0th-yj9FMag1KrC0HK3TG_Wg4rwtByg5zd-a9v3N-Kw3RiCmpDYDE-rlsricd&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">adding their stories to Texture, the magazine app Apple bought in March</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Whether you're looking for a job or you have an opening to share, visit the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H3zvLaI-FoVZtBBYGLoau1iqagQwDc-ZcDPilGWzMux2rmTm6uRBL_aRS1knxHpq3friOiDVhPSfsCTS6EXvvV38WcR1d73MtA==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Career Center</a>. Browse new jobs, search listings, upload your resume, post jobs, search resumes and  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3HwvonlOX5_NU8s3a9m1aol_LrQPSeZxp8s_ktnjd1ckmZqfcE6Cn_5QaCiyonXzyR8qdUtj1E1ZfLwkqGGkg43o=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">more</a>.<br> <br> WFSU Public Media is seeking a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H9zFj5MPxW-Ve-bMQfnLH-bqBwku0ltWSI9dpgUcbfugoUnQccGK-cRzSICSrDn3G3GgKeEe2kjEVRbPbblg3huwZm_7n3q05yOO_afOYbfSFJQ-udmIS-IF-BDE8lr2kyG_NdAGKDiT03hiFyjbOhQ=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">journalist</a>to join a team of reporters. WFSU, located in Tallahassee, Florida, is the PBS and NPR public broadcasting station for Northern Florida and Southern Georgia and is a unit of Florida State University.<br> <br> Television station KAIT in Jonesboro, Arkansas, is looking for a  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H9zFj5MPxW-VapCZxCtsS2RXxpmiK9lp504JDsugPiThH_nhwOTe0yrVqR05n9bSxakUha6FEPri6ca5EbifSqbEoKVJB9lIzkkXVbp31tL_S8onOoL0UUpvH3IsrsaYHHDEI3hU49d4hQFt2V0DXcdFEJxlTL5WB432OkevS9ABCAWyHVI0MzYf_jBkMJ2T1yUTzeWhMrn9qS734X_P5lKGt8krnEZcEC0JH91UYtHOshMVuzcyVHjNpBtN9QYgdKjT7SRzTRcTZWCB0nk9fkMRGVacCPl-UpvxcDWGC5MANZgHWAlaFLxTNltkfyzmOz7gAFEjdYPWTnTDm0TInw1v1hZarwAFcL_9rHCRawC-1cF3GvsccXyywIUMSL8nyA==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">reporter/anchor</a>. The reporter will deliver compelling breaking news and story ideas.<br> <br> Television station KBCW in San Francisco has an available opening for a  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H9zFj5MPxW-Vxv2RfwKBmm8pj8jPFCLQd15wU7vtFCXjsb1j5HYVwXQGKQtp1bi1QTb3GTZSrvTkoZmDnswRPj2adcGdBXtvCrCE0OsaSAnqhXfKOg4ZJvtxavMm9wQBPSyWnwwdUXrs-Enekx-cRnPfm6JklHlTgdlYTBijSxJrLpyjLnI45WL6GenGffnHkDvr93XVMuVeH3g28q_fKMqtbrC50msL4WcpG5kv3-iULEse12SuH63McTO3z-HEpaNkhVHLWcvydvoTzDKffJ6GxbgO3U4u-wFT-AK_cKHn69m-2HjOgqRPGR66yoFWeQBoMlK9t0EQyOyuIWISif1hUYV94KcCxH9yVChte98geTHMfJBXrz9sx2a3JvkEw6cuaXycbfjyN8fRYL7zx8Ex2ISzAQm3u3ZD9xZqINec5VcsVYftJxPQkryl_qRWJPfliJNj42-C8QknPcUJeIyKlSm3HvbcLw==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">writer/producer</a>. This creative services role includes writing, producing and shooting on-air promotions.<br> <br> The Mail Tribune in Medford, Oregon, has an availability for a  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H9zFj5MPxW-VAtOnmSl9JJpXBi8LjqYjUjiJNj3LN7V6DBsPK4b9JcIg4sddIpsmOj0maJqEULn-gcWAJ50-1Tv1P_TB9JZVZou2jvJ6vltX7KIQGwkzezPaiywlmOrcNl5IIxwgC9wiai9SRYTU4Xq0UhnlCkyB-g==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">city editor</a>. The city editor will lead a team of reporters to deliver content to readers.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> The SPJ Training Program, in association with the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp0vlu1Dek-H8pjZ7MUh4t7hvndQsgE08wZBdEFG0FpuJ2Go_pROYwC1a49aqw2NQ5hdcrijR5oJHitRiitedXl8G04I-iLdlBSYAd1MwQ3oE&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google News Initiative</a>, has kicked off a special elections training program. “ <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolo8NdsvbSAcSZppw0-n3A41wvnTKHacO_95XeqhvmH0PFegHvvVUYHuEKuYlLJpR2LTNeJp-ONmuihl8B8WuYHyUxFl6_dxCd38Vl5eAcE3o=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Covering and Protecting Your Elections</a>” is at theOnline News Association conference in Austin, Texas, this week, and willtravel to 10 additional U.S. cities. Attend a session in your city or at #EIJ18 or follow #electiontools. To sign up, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp6ej6qgbxFs4bX9LfwZNOS2KRu7KtHdYyDZszRDeJEBNk4sRCGYDXh-ZmiqE3fqPnEkI2nKuj6TWMFQRmqznsxmk3w874hwDLlqWHBWOmvRy&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">fill out the form</a>or email SPJ's Training/Education Manager <a target="_blank">Monica Williams</a>.<br> <br> Attention all historians, Quill lovers and hoarders: Do you have any issues of Quill from the 1920s to the early 1960s that you want to add to the Quill library at our Indianapolis headquarters? We want to preserve our history. Please let us know. Email us at <a target="_blank">quill@spj.org</a>or call 317-920-4786.<br> <br> The National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) and the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY cordially invite you (or your designee) to participate in a one-day convening of drone technology experts and newsroom leaders to discuss the most pressing issues in drone journalism Oct. 26. If you're interested,  <a target="_blank">contact Mickey H. Osterreicher</a>.<br> <br> The Facebook Journalism Project partners with SPJ to train professionals to  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H4pJ1o4GL-735UTBVZYyICBkTIPCd1HhdBg1Nw4JkwltQjaUccH_AYsruDUkVyP99thqURsVgcX5H3_FSQYb9q_RSQWSSFnLbEZOq9mPHi39&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">teach Facebook tools for journalists</a> at conferences, workshops and newsrooms around the country. SPJ and the Facebook Journalism Project are committed to creating opportunities for journalists to learn about the ways Facebook tools can help create and share incredible works of journalism. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQctCXyfqaHGyxbQGhpe7UO_5s8TOJyUYztfk5T4lJItUgdMamCi43j_quWiwjLD_osiYU7lGAm_EpZ8odpLfwLTT4z0R6X-Z_hOyEG0DyfHt7_gD4mSsXjNA==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Request a training</a>or <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3HyuIe3YyzOOHz3UUNEmWc7HHHVfbFBUq2gnuhZEqbfqL0o7jSHUq9uhDSVVUHAuSty2A0pBib9m2EpyfnJqlT5LPE8cSy90p6cjfLXFo_BHBgevn8bXKlrM=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">apply to become</a>a trainer today!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> On Sept. 8, CNN's Fredricka Whitfield spoke with the Pulitzer Center's Indira Lakshmanan for CNN's Newsroom. They discussed anonymous sourcing, journalism ethics, and public trust in journalism in anticipation of the release of Bob Woodward's book "Fear: Trump in the White House." <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQc9Wu3UWH_JQMiux7-wLbOA1kIPD2mJtbzwnuAqvXMt6m8JO9Gpy4qHYMqxaKNTGcMM3FWhaFN7LfwicRUVwx6xXqzabHWyjqE8y_xX-7ZKVaeW8y5I3LFj2Scbq0iu-IB4Y4qBcLNo_9TX-Q2K_9rs1gxA9SbhWHaTGLdop1DWHoY6DocU8e6pDH1NfKoLXx4&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Read the full transcript of the interview</a>.<br> <br> "At its core, the heart of the matter is not whether or not the Times was wrong in running the piece, but whether or not it should have done so without an author to stand by it. Ethics in journalism show that reporters should be accurate and fair. As journalists, we are to be honest and courageous in gathering, reporting and interpreting information." -  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQce2z3PRjjpFVEmq0WH6WyyayYB0Q1bRkWzGX7n12EzB5qTHqyQWRY6Ang8QFazzwHsEiwz0er0WiqXjxpevjcPHquGTAGDDSsrLj3PK4-ptOJhnAXiI2jMA==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Derek Russell</a>  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcLFXLUzipvKVHbGHp8twlKK4WLOKoHFGaeEJ-vcg7ZpMIO0HBMxOlxs8Zk50qbjeS75grM872snpi3tmhPHvfZP2lNxde-hYJwwVxz8S4At9R4udl7l_bwAHoBI34BNOrIICiHu3Vh808xQHAsrExVWcdaq5J9IjTNw_lJx19RuNc1BrekZn0UiTPe3TRIbwxrjSZ3IR7GCEKrNm8-RPLjlcZ-l9wTld5Gsa61F8O3TqR07FFgo9AlIxtedPu-p3Em9Se8WjYPzHmPD1Ow1qkpw==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">writes for the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> SPJ is still selling  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H-iiaT3DrEccJhSYVMzzDhReLuSvfm96IkO_OMdKXa_exxe6aJKV16l-vhyFiPkv_WFH3-rzNqwaKA1ALJ4NGvowOne5ij2r2iCh6icXsmWI&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">First Amendment T-shirts</a> in support of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, where five employees were killed on June 28. Order your T-shirt today, or make a donation directly to the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H-iiaT3DrEccFWoHn67Bvtuiwf0ee4G7Q-nQfsCbcUM23CKiGjoaXpAIZyRi6BRRm7FdIkmeNIQKWtfxvREKlKpQykhimqCPmU6_IrMYHDIaPW5U0eGlkXoRPvikokhdXnqIPiWUuIu6mjEyxjdVjdi_OMxvZP2Ecw==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Capital Gazette Families Fund</a>. The T-shirts will also be sold at EIJ18, so look for them there!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> SPJ’s <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcZQDkmo-2_MpzbcdWanPfZXZgVO0nQn5KPq0LQyt6H-SfToy9MJDBQ3VxWJTTf1p6eEd6qwYLDyOvzzdUeYOJxMG0-yHn5Lggrv3Msm86jr5PL8KDWkWK-4TMAn95XypO9zk3DpfunGc=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Journalist on Call, Rod Hicks, discusses anonymous sources, media trust and the presidency during his interview on the “What’s Left America” podcast. </a> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcZQDkmo-2_MpzbcdWanPfZXZgVO0nQn5KPq0LQyt6H-SfToy9MJDBQ3VxWJTTf1p6eEd6qwYLDyOvzzdUeYOJxMG0-yHn5Lggrv3Msm86jr5PL8KDWkWK-4TMAn95XypO9zk3DpfunGc=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Download the episode</a> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcZQDkmo-2_MpzbcdWanPfZXZgVO0nQn5KPq0LQyt6H-SfToy9MJDBQ3VxWJTTf1p6eEd6qwYLDyOvzzdUeYOJxMG0-yHn5Lggrv3Msm86jr5PL8KDWkWK-4TMAn95XypO9zk3DpfunGc=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">.</a><br> <br> Get to know your SPJ Board of Directors candidates! Region 2 Director Andy Schotz asked candidates in each race to answer a short questionnaire.  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcy5r6UHfMbTZRJpcW6-sqfjlCd-acFi_4z0mb5eMDDmBi4e7c9HPlNK1MhjAKI11qEvUZmWDcNvS2JL_B7S9QIN9wuXalYPUnNKQxSGa6x5RK_h2SMDmPaNPRTht1ycYCPu7gZPkt60uCZ0S41PUTKrcsWESUyzh8sTzTe4cf7FY=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Here is a link to their replies</a>, edited only to fix the occasional typo or style point. Want to know more about the election, voting process or the candidates themselves? Visit  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H2EOWzVvl8RSa7jG_EGzKXa3Kz7xTNi4I5yHEPuvGUf-t0isDUCVYxiX0hm3i0TY0NAKISe384drmAT0NeLywm4Do68n8FWH7XJ6fwf2Vhux&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Election Central</a>to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H19wkX83vY2GS4hvGGDuVplbHsFixSZKUmoDs8XPvfMTCHyz4L6KXVjhljNKpDph-yTZnIG34TPXCj22o171D4ifLi3RqLCCLQgD6I-wCgPcYIzXmk8db4g=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">hear podcast interviews</a>with each of thembefore voting opens at EIJ18. You can vote for SPJ national officers during EIJ18, even if you're not attending the conference. You’ll receive an email with instructions on the voting process and login information for the election platform — so if you have a new email address, be sure to contact  <a target="_blank">membership@spj.org</a> to update it now!<br> <br> SPJ's Legal Defense Fund is a unique account that can be tapped for providing journalists with legal or direct financial assistance. Read about the latest actions by the LDF Committee on the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H3koMlYSVvbrwAfV68EGAiPxqqPoT7frfgu306OiFTKOQLCwu1yuT4e9hr_ZjziKHbX5XkZ3ugnPpPHeOEqKv927tn_hUzyoWg==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">LDF in Action page</a>, including:<br> <br> <strong class="">Sun-Sentinel, Deefield Beach, Florida</strong><br> A coalition of 30 media organizations, led by the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H3koMlYSVvbrwAfV68EGAiPxqqPoT7frfgu306OiFTKOQLCwu1yuT4e9hr_ZjziKHbX5XkZ3ugnPpPHeOEqKv927tn_hUzyoWg==&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">including the Society of Professional Journalists</a> and the American Society of News Editors, came to the Sun Sentinel’s side in a court brief, calling on the judge to deny the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H0S1nvsjVaeqIx9XM70oVB9fJQTa-d4T1h8qFcdVXnJ3yMQMJuCvsjSbdtNhDNXDtKsHwAvNNpZuTU6x8vJRwLMksw76Uz7Bvz7A345-zr-DZ6SMIfNkoL-ntmLkQhWbvKaapE4UvWpcyW55wstBhhjsCz9kaZjYxJExWPyhAeLGpUawXQT5evq-IH3hZAIiUIgHijwM5D3zNpC0Nx3kTWvOUlksHqpeHKG_MklVjHM4&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Broward School Board’s motion to penalize the news organization</a> and two of its reporters, Paula McMahon and Brittany Wallman, over the publication of a report about the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H0S1nvsjVaeqzUm9YwwL0Uuo4TaJOJvGeQT-3wLaRDQOfq6eK2ltPY8tPyisfuD45KSZqLNFUN9Q-91EHUNOvwagC__e7l8GNVODA-bh5jzGkMN5AM6xvcK1KND5oYZpsD60ZMpTb9vK-6-yEqzpU1z4fa2HpMG8kYPrrVBCmJu1&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Parkland</a> shooter’s years within the school system.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">...AND THIS</strong><br> <br> "In the event you’re still being naughty and not watching 'CBS Sunday Morning,' you missed <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001HdMVE7iwlP_c48j7VgHLAPPDXBVnsID9bRliYkTO-v7YT_seOGg3H8mcJaNY7VQcl3ORNscHnJwkVEISUvsPCnWDk93nxAFQlcOBlS7U2Az7LxBo0saD-Qnba5jmVLAu2e2EwD7-5ayEu3Aaaljuc-WPDJAaeNp4FaDly7A28Joa3qAcLBMqLM-LNDRdy_uOrtrt39hv_v6kQ1rj31CBR9igEcmv6PowwLKdEpauEck9_ogtiZUzhmntI_1hZrg9jrt-68aDf9eVra-6NCDXX4EaEY7SyyJ_JFAk34225yE=&c=pOmaCbAZgGZz93fPtM-o14dXm6lO7JwB4KZ69cspI--vQhhLHmXWwQ==&ch=YkrHBWwn7JwJcxBQ80Doy9zq_2J295tBd23fdGOV5YIYVMINjj-mOA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">David Martin’s interview with Bob Woodward</a>about his bombshell book, 'Fear.' Woodward answered the question I’ve been asking: He insists he substantiated each controversial claim with 'multiple sources.' He said he interviewed 'over a hundred, most of them key people."' -- Robert Buckman Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -1700 SPJ Leads: August 29, 2018 http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=603 "Investigative reporting can right wrongs, give voice to the voiceless, expose ineptitude and corruption and help point the way to solutions in almost every dimension of society." — Christopher Callahan and Leonard Downie Jr., opinion contributors for <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebol3Y3UDVz9VtJfng9rhg1Ycnaj44MUWV11qY53UKtWbBX_IH_VqlvIDonwCbo-wafGh94N4oJe738_zZjebKnuyN6O7eciITvYlPJLUObjGInngLzWGrhXHXv6VJiwAvtmI5vKq6ySqpqVe_yYHXdb0Kxhsnf_6UsznebqNuM8OLLpYEzX8lCsCMxihUnd1zIVBlTAoB15nqVQEf5rUTxnCXW3SYFJmodt&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Arizona Central</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2018</strong><br> <br> Of the many events at EIJ, some of the most enjoyable and informative are the breakout sessions and workshops. Check out a growing list of <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp16LVU1SKPnGZ4jvqri15DdEB2U7xXnDWoYjGzQHi_9htG1Fx3L56pLJKz3cMhjmEUIpsxcJHx_pDVURMrfpDAbsZ_cbW4X3WHR4GrkxmMZN9ow4_DTpOFg=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">breakout sessions</a> we're offering in Baltimore! All sessions are included as part of your conference registration.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp83ZJCPqOXaF816SaUU8D8kwd6tdRcqYqQ9_TWtePdmCdZ2txwTTZFLHDYPdRhQ8u-ZeJr0CBGZuJ_-deWvp3-1po8GwwNu_e3XTl4PI_a2bWSCNmJCJmtrs_GFnZ9iCKG_rf79bTvWq&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">See Oriole Park at Camden Yards</a>from a whole new perspective. Enjoy the charm of the ballpark from club level suites, the press level and even the Orioles dugout. Join your friends at EIJ Friday, Sept. 28, for the Camden Yards Tour. $10 per ticket.<br> <br> If news management, newsgathering, career development and digital tools interest you, you’ll have much <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp83ZJCPqOXaFskBkDTA-n3CBDQnC81FqR-WirLfsycnVlFM8LlDz71GZqqwFUvkLJtofA67Om1qIGq2B7cG7afG-CXPX0Za-pEmcIBwWMu33bVHaHWZ7mGpXFh4iiShe58rTp_IwnjH_Afgk-DGqj5M=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">more to look forward to</a>.<br> <br> —Join CBS This Morning Co-Host <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp83ZJCPqOXaF8Qng7xF67gfEkuYFPvxogWTNQhcTqqwyXbzXppOo1Fd4o6xFEE0kp3oN4n25tLKWKeNxXNGwcy5X4zD9PicKxGaWoKKZBq3fbRIRu4_eu8acqU-5dmNAvLj0LcrMUbOL&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">John Dickerson</a> for a session focused on Midterm Elections in the Era of Trump.<br> <br> — <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp83ZJCPqOXaFvSMnt1pS4O_u6PnE8OEPJR1MjDuXh_vj5ib1yyEnxU7-mn3HNSFstn958bgdJtW2lnX6xj5eQ-x7EJZPBkX1CU2GUXBrgUl19eqydkiu1vsWfdgzYJHNdGimmRf00V7V&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Tracy Davidson</a> will teach you how to Multiply Your Reach on Social Media.<br> <br> —Hear from <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp83ZJCPqOXaF5FgOe_cz-DsAW6aRhvbPrlxuoTJ7cx1SPBFMb5sfW69pd0t0w68vPhIjcNXX3yEn2Kx5kaI0HMLmEOBP3Q1RwRcAvSvQC1dzYxyv6To3lkmx0Y1Ov8oGuDGzHqt-f35i&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Mike Castellucci</a>about Phone Photography in the Newsroom.<br> <br> Do you have an idea for a resolution that SPJ delegates should consider at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp146sH5EraiGnOZklrZN7YAVd04xQD7KwjHuAXN9luA0bhXLX2aJ2JvcupHXQS5EqHYPzBbue-uJU7K9jA9fiMaEz2LpBzPscLlSbZQPg-Re&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">EIJ18 in Baltimore</a>? Do you have a specific issue that needs to be addressed by the organization? If so, draft a resolution that the full convention will consider during the Saturday business meeting. Don't wait until Baltimore. <a href="mailto:tmckee@wcpo.com" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Send your resolutions in now</a>.<br> <br> Be in the middle of the action at #EIJ18! <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp16LVU1SKPnGqzkac5Bun7-rWS4gjHDOt2nxgrZaOOqwEdWihWA2D5I7BvceEhvmVvrgdwBYRSFQ1jKa_hYdordheZ6tohUPQjhQvDP1Za9GnlGMCHzpYjlBKPoAsur9jg==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Reserve your room</a> in the room block at the Hilton Baltimore and save money. Experience every exciting minute of the journalism conference of the year. Deadline to book at our exclusive room rate is Sept. 6. Need another reason to stay at the conference hotel? Here are two more:<br> <br> —Register in the room block and your name will be entered into a raffle to win reimbursement of conference registration cost. There will be three lucky winners!<br> <br> —Everyone staying in the room block receives a 10-percent discount at all food and beverage outlets in the hotel.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Fashion week reviews are curated on an iPhone as often as they are in a note-book, and most <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolya4DuwitzabLjqVpGViDunHdGoT4fpDH2qjgWfA7qdu8WTO6mwGx-2002snChd0F-iJlzhOtvE90sNY-8XCWhUTYgsLd_MHVgkwUd4LOrjTUm7GVh92xlM8y0eD483Ek_1XeNfa9PamQ-usNdPRs1WtDx1tGpm3ovzVcXaoJqs0APbdoaeN-mp-sDtdP62K_qSXU5vyTz56thoEACD37I2ESBV8pK-hm-MILZAbEtbYfmoMlG4a8Hn5FvjPpCLgmExzvgCxkVyGe92ACpLVOcwgeys6GAo2xULUAFpdWYFzBAifqMWMfzTQCSsNNaMS6u7Jaip8QVBw=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">journalists act in a multiplicity of functions</a>, from sub-editor to picture editor, social media curator to videographer, all on top of their writing requirements.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_eboldj9ccArfZN9DDPhzOHW1IU8ZGGwRfajGpPCpvYU0WIEHlUSL26Au0QbNNW42DJvQxqWyvJEbp86NF532BN9kovf2ZAlIQVh-4Ll3BOXx1h83IOxkt4mT3IoFo8VdakNc0Yf-oRNdyHkQNGacqbTs84JDw9uvnD-ahz4XbBmuLnwahXl1tdn-cNQHaTUK-Vdejb3tHcXcAp8SGONRvlX0XLKI0tQd9uSvqvv2_GhbGjDNuyFD_a6Atpn1QaGYchoW_UZAzFaDYeO0AnZJJ43CcU2f0DDvlrJihZHzgt05ZthgF09mWGwIniDPx0ZdO7WAc7xwqWpAFoc=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Journalism education</a> can help create a bridge between those incarcerated and the world outside. For those incarcerated, the study of journalism can provide tangible skills.<br> <br> Using a simple Google search, Poynter was able to identify at least <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolwpS1G2_j5KTJX6gS_P9eJdXrTetFmROYcM0a2OdCQVqPK3mRedNN26hWHZi3Jr0SIPqcXhlOvrJ1zk4xe3O3eq2bxwIZhZr8aiixHceSyEq6Sp2oXCf0eyOvZmlXZhfstWt4fZnJu96F-GSj3VS1bgcVdGS4PQsXd-YpDHJlE22GplVw1pTGzA6-pG_JdybQEoXPuOPf5kpqOKUClptbdlp7IgkgASzGQHKNbGTPylJlwe9jEKkj1nN36yAd9lTegcTKfMBr_pLjoaKYQDt1P-rvV2WdWOeVDzcVyo2J63-cSVRrdQt6NmQvMzCOMykbnirlqC4l8p_AGekye15NB5vgBUms9qgoCnkE3-FOltU=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">30 fake profiles</a> that link to Social Cat, including four that are posing as profiles for media outlets like Vogue and National Geographic.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolnzq4B6xNzEUbCoqx7tcF1oBG0mLE-rgIu4Y60doLbYvXRAKggruXHetafrtt3iNSeOJeeKXMypo=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">FORTUNE</a> is looking for a sharp, well organized and ambitious journalist to join as a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolzxOEt_2BYHHsT8ojy4fpprdFAk0KTj9fUl-aHINEQQLRm9jzqM5N5qQrbx_Y9VE_NwpEyJfBmEgLe26vdl7n6Hzdn2cogUkUkye3yuEAqpn19mYYvJae2qGsm1V9krvIWIOFtmR2nKjRKh9lNTsVnQ==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">junior reporter</a> in New York. The ideal candidate has a general business background, with a particular interest in covering investing, fintech and the evolution of Wall Street.<br> <br> The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolOsUU-u83cCRSp5Sf-PQwwsS7lf_vRReE2GSc45u9U7YBGWkwlFpTdjj3dGbgSEkKL7lH4W9qf5erQNOvcqSXBg==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Daily Inter Lake</a> is seeking an <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebol2g1T8xmpoR1VCHD6kSb5DiBlYu1S1bA3V1x_NrLamFh1rhb0KXAuoToTy97SaM9_2ZUyRQFycVHQW8z_Et3MIEqQmb9_gRAjFRHRStx6fAWrEq5AztDZr5Nh2hF2gJ6rQLI1fJ3s-jVzsl5aWMU5JrapNmZu9-U_GEwqM0v5GSerZKw_0sEqL70rv2ZNKCQBjlKyLGY6uL0=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">enterprising reporter</a> to handle business, city and feature assignments in Kalispell, Montana.<br> <br> Great Lakes Publishing is looking for a leader to manage one of the largest content marketing agencies in Ohio. The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolFULxUjoKG3GcYyQ-A9ca7SF-rIe7ffz6biFnCGP8dClVVcuT56Cu2zVm2RZwrp9VwHIY3fsb6p8-iSs-vAf9vkVi9Qum2r-C6LZj-uE8TrUQ39d8vMmWJWeiw1uOouy1sLwnGranZ5cp-DoJVDoUJciYdaDaNayFToUIF0MhVAqM2-yQBGtbvg0fk6VQ-VZw&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">managing editor</a> for <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebol6aNBP8KEMMCEbI0k_yvgeDocWu7IXdpbz0j9_3DZnyZd1hxJBVBopi9UimO2D9puW6mgPuVH9aF7fWvUAbCn7A==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Cleveland Magazine</a> will act as the lead editor of client projects and represent the department on the Cleveland Magazine leadership team.<br> <br> The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolVxHR6Y10yyNAdzwHsgkmL1uG0p-Uocm3dl-57aYb7Ku6RcpyrtrvgpyQ80nm5Us8-ImdrRjvLUc5Q28oSPigog==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Brunswick News</a> in Brunswick, Georgia, is looking for a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolJ32gFvIUtCUNjzPZIRIaE5jpEparAPa_rfsYGP7SMWSYXGTBLqjOtRaLaBn5ZFEugDJeZekW7PoEpaYSg9fnP7HGKDK_Re3sPRlNSQmNQdhG7AJogHOO7Xi5fVYU6gfelrEFcEyWNBensPmXcQnfW5R5Y8-Yzy-OOIcUONUjpfY=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">webmaster/social media manager</a> who would be responsible for managing all aspects of The News’ online presence. The manager will work closely with newsroom, advertising and circulation departments.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Have you <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp7Zx90rLY6bZyu-xZ3RqPt7KFAlsXHDREo5m3S54_U_93BnIRJV4JilNZAG61Eyj29OE4Kzb4j_QW4gZeXznNT3mgAkArYUYeAROd6wroRFB3yP98Fa2qh0=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">subscribed to SPJ’s YouTube channel</a>? Stay up-to-date on our latest webinars and video trainings to build on your journalism skills.<br> <br> Are you interested in podcasting? If so, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolMvorTeC_YDCWeyjXIvzpsfKXerDUzPuuxSqL5MvFBKe064M4Cwm8pwEPnEX-Xw5i_h8OfmggAi3mJbG6Vz6xHzIJZeEopX0Ghr_T1G4A7pdthrynroeWJQOfaQgDBT7FPIJTMY-SbXaWC691PhzJiw==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">take a look at these tools</a> to help you get started and improve.<br> <br> As the new school year starts, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebol9qohckyqktPrLx9Aw9JIzdE8jBMdkHkpiTWnAN9bFvUHB1dML_dp4K1LrZxxBMQ5X0M7W8kaGX0kE-JHbbGzhz2p_zKQgbJWx8CqrGroLiBp9gqNB3mnlXqnvKaqoChmpBzK1m629C40yYRZZGeMLkgznT6vTNqovVgswPERoYvZByg_yQoo02okjiSUvRc4XWcR2SlZRCNRbQCD0C5mST-DX1HYwXUpDXWtbW9ultFQbeLs2-dmJK-hoyFOXKzMKAQBPG33cQ8jCG9aGYeaZ-L_G4WOiPvVHQoG0M-DzuZLmxg-nzcxUjprX-SHZiZx_ttK7yp4-YtZrPzv-FRRVaF6s83idxyU&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">here are some tips from former and current students</a>. How do you balance school, journalism and everything else?<br> <br> The SPJ Training Program, in association with the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp0vlu1Dek-H8pjZ7MUh4t7hvndQsgE08wZBdEFG0FpuJ2Go_pROYwC1a49aqw2NQ5hdcrijR5oJHitRiitedXl8G04I-iLdlBSYAd1MwQ3oE&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google News Initiative</a> are offering special election training in September and October. “ <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolo8NdsvbSAcSZppw0-n3A41wvnTKHacO_95XeqhvmH0PFegHvvVUYHuEKuYlLJpR2LTNeJp-ONmuihl8B8WuYHyUxFl6_dxCd38Vl5eAcE3o=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Covering and Protecting Your Elections</a>” will kick off Sept. 5 in Indianapolis and will travel to 11 additional U.S. cities. To sign up for the first training, or to ask questions, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp6ej6qgbxFs4bX9LfwZNOS2KRu7KtHdYyDZszRDeJEBNk4sRCGYDXh-ZmiqE3fqPnEkI2nKuj6TWMFQRmqznsxmk3w874hwDLlqWHBWOmvRy&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">fill out the form</a> or email SPJ's Training/Education Manager <a href="mailto:mwilliams@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Monica Williams</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> "What’s a well-meaning journalist to do when covering mass shootings? After all, while the Society of Professional Journalists’ <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_dgaYmoYUgcVQ4_49dv5YhIy3Iifik-1j4jE_awqfwQLr9Cre1zz8dApdszbQV2V3Z7DjE40X5oVjWOwSwQ-JAQtp3PR-RM-7M_wcZLGb7q&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Code of Ethics</a> calls for the media to seek and report the truth, it also advises minimizing harm and being accountable." - Undark's <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolYKptvcsjEzL_7Li95gxS6At17wFVHAyJLewRtlcTHSRo1m0goDiH5kNfVeJKFSi-bfWkcdjCljp9W8U8sv-44-tXvwUzCBMUYJ9D5JlLPacbgv_RLwRzHrBvROkODCny&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Ingfei Chen wrote in a recent article</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> The Sigma Delta Chi Foundation's mission is to perpetuate a free press as a cornerstone of our nation and our liberty. The Foundation <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_ufXmbtI51cNcCQV3qjYI24WFvi7Bx3D6VuAw4i2_BOm1MXrgme7R9gZEPczFR8SPi5tP0zYthzo28DJsm2eikM1OOqtjLBklG2BsRy_guT&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">returns thousands of dollars</a> back to the journalism community in support of both SPJ and other journalism organizations that benefit SPJ members.<br> <br> SPJ is still selling <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp1NLwOaNkiMAGcxgITbWOkYaP50QYcc40ZNHmVBRFVJ0J_Oh7ZOgfh5tF5WgZ1gYIov1KUjw5zNGpsxbPG9-MPt_88z5pA2Q9QEZ9J1I492r&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">First Amendment T-shirts</a> in support of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, where five employees were killed on June 28. Order your T-shirt today, or make a donation directly to the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp1NLwOaNkiMAXHuZ7PYPmRZ4hdeAaSpfN8HJMqCqaBkPoLI0v9e6dmYOGGPKMrFv0gWG_OWqySDiO8qbx1Ze3weHJNNWzddaMMflY9b-v5whgGe2jo1eTMGYprgC3GZ3DLlqhMdaFdc6wjfieOWcG2RgENcra-uhRw==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Capital Gazette Families Fund</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Students, how would you like to win $1,000? Applications are now being accepted for the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp4mUZ23DpdFG2zf1sS-qEUYvYb-HmyFHTxfq7VVHkeaeACRlqXNIklolXtWJCigqNFqcavxs1EiPGguvBJCA0uM=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Annie E. Casey Foundation</a> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp4mUZ23DpdFG2cHelqhYGyzwcSdZs8IDKZ4uM3nc3FiXlsVTaC2WIP0LmEbSUblQTfo9ba0ISjLjgGnI-YM5RZ7RD7RCpmDIRK1QnQ6Z9KVHwHMKiuwrULea_DJH_hIRDA==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">KIDS COUNT Data Center Video Contest</a> for student members of the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGpwiJ602KUk-DCWDZ1Piu6eOBctor_ikIzi0Hg0rKSBp2pG5QK8wXID3EIbd_PpEKOn68hsrbbAog8EBv0x8T8Iw=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Society of Professional Journalists</a> and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp200wrMrv55MV9lMxnSnltQn4rejKJmPBZBcePIQXOHujJ5LQU11VTUEwZGPey-p_7EwhKfyia4IaRhcqpk9w6Y=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Radio Television Digital News Association</a>. There’s a quick turnaround, so you’ll want to jump on this one now! Deadline to submit entries is 5 p.m., Sept. 7.<br> <br> SPJ has chosen <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolhwH2x4SDWTOq7SzELtUKmrFPawLz_Jipdw-KJ0fnobplZDTaI9GUzFtXe2pZ7_hgSzYOBLEbXInmUTdCPccPL6zQIP-dHpmy3cP8GvZYXM0=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">six chapters to receive a total of $2,400 in program grants</a>. SPJ’s regional directors chose the recipients from the most recent applications to <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_B3fcr0g1AGz9aAZJV4Xs8gtblZrK8hzSNrI30ZgUfOcP-N-GACeRQuWKbBguN7B9846bLDMpTXhC-o_2mKwfvbpg3UhN_4d5oBge8pxT1k&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ’s chapter grant program</a>. Grants of up to $500 are awarded for “innovative programs and events that help build membership.”<br> <br> SPJ has distinguished seven of its professional chapters with <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolykL4XLX4kMfFlTvQYc1Jhw4SJD7IBtzFVu4hvSfkLHzDdL7GoWl9n4pojEof7YpDwRyhR6boyFFEvDWvmgeV4_D2bWXFeZDBW20D21f3XNI=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Circle of Excellence Awards</a>, a collection of awards that recognize outstanding work in First Amendment/Freedom of Information, professional development, diversity and campus relations.<br> <br> SPJ has named the Clarendon Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona, as a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebol7jiaw-fCbVq8ug9GnCXt4Q6YvvjyfsaYzIv801zigl_rBpE0-656OKSiyx5lu275tMq6uSdC-cQ8L5IHuxhJimDUyZNROIpekcgptBMU2KI=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Historic Site in Journalism</a>.<br> <br> SPJ is pleased to honor a select group of campus chapters for their <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolqXVFhsOdxXWGj3R81_huutrGs8oUJcuxw5xSgqRzYklui6zVh8SEu_fq9DBHBImO2eT44zoxGgXU9WKOOsip8bur4H9qC1RR5aek05Bb8VQ=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">outstanding work in supporting the Society’s missions, members and journalism</a>. Each year, SPJ’s 12 regional directors select a campus chapter in their region that has shown overall excellence. At-large directors review nominations and help select the winning campus chapter.<br> <br> SPJ annually selects <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebol3oBQd5RFAmv7laxjpYRx-qZmlbqvgAYqi-cwr7D9JwPyPLxTByD9jQRc9WsgYVswAdho5zZfdLi6px0J-RWHeBkw1xUu1oO18jPbKncyxuw=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">two chapters to honor</a> for their commitment to SPJ’s mission and journalism. Winners of Large Chapter of the Year and Small Chapter of the Year will be announced during the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolfUbIH7NUsQrAhkkWiDzDdZXsWEFzTZurXSEDEZFKKxrnEF2FGI5iCFcJSkPDAujlopReAYiXwpYaa5WLHp7BLYYmIOTbHLTj2I_Ogqc94zAv_foiAXVcyCKDERKwLGgWqpvR69bomu6R7-nkFmoXvSPtTGKfYVxiyuIB217wVXNRn8Fe4x82kwsOm7PBcNY4NGsWY4bcDlRp4NPUNyXNTjjqG9sZe53e3-8Lzm58NBfhCiR7DoRdLIKgqbcTI9H70Yu2oPjO6QA=&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Excellence in Journalism 2018</a> conference in Baltimore.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">...AND THIS</strong><br> <br> "Veteran Louisiana broadcast journalist John Korbel, a broadcast journalism instructor at University of Louisiana at Lafayette for 19 years, died at his home in Metairie, Louisiana, Saturday afternoon after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 75. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZhaGeAn-nTzBKyHiEswB7hkGL-bBcXDjcC9l_Xcwzft7DHORZXJGp_pqatV_ebolig_LNnGH9uEr8FbwCOcJHkcBZBzDjFuEmjGyAh5aA1smL-l-gn0XcLgrJghj-f7526yUCgAGSaaHlh5rQ6Lu__0HJs_-1L2GLu8LuXo7EcQadV7dYv4aotb-djI5DF0A4jH5Xj5vj7bbRJMakFdRJDzj5iR3_YCxlI4-0VCxd1MIwB1lYuk-_mrY5HP2oWQoJg-FhNJvRM8KWKftguuC3A==&c=45nY5G2JAuZlxBVPKS6FYf4IJ_2N_Pqk4LNKJCmWNng046Uujiah_Q==&ch=FsJLM5-oN5_PvhA71Qt7R56Dxz1FhxtbtxPeoyDtW_zQsJzAN1DEqw==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">John was an old-school journalist</a>. Some people are contemptuous of that modifier; I mean it as an accolade. He brought 33 years of professional broadcast experience, most of it in New Orleans, into the classroom." — Robert Buckman Wed, 29 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -1700 SPJ Leads: August 22, 2018 http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=602 "The role journalists play in serving as our national and local watchdogs is too critical to allow this responsibility to be commandeered. Fact is, we are not the enemy of the people — we are the people." — <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_7nhi9ZaEGpMzZbx4rpD-AZYfxPUxb6XPcIVK0CVrbbY-V81e4Ea3IUgpf_YVRVAMmzWCS3whrJSaTTZ6GLDkA3zNuRj2shJdtkUWczYdHK7tI839q5EOHXnZkEwP8QjVsB65CN9SjfBCPuEelFbQASe1sPlN_4_CSJVT-3obvnY_AyrvYNqG04AKNtEPVB4re9rQLztwNzvMp2x9h3WvNVpfD5fEx1CxfU_nbIcgLP0sTHNv9KPvfVXeDdE7lFVcW6eYNadvIGYLah454JWPMBSpdXVsUlxNbqPDwBZL79g=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, Texas</a> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_7nhi9ZaEGpMzZbx4rpD-AZYfxPUxb6XPcIVK0CVrbbY-V81e4Ea3IUgpf_YVRVAMmzWCS3whrJSaTTZ6GLDkA3zNuRj2shJdtkUWczYdHK7tI839q5EOHXnZkEwP8QjVsB65CN9SjfBCPuEelFbQASe1sPlN_4_CSJVT-3obvnY_AyrvYNqG04AKNtEPVB4re9rQLztwNzvMp2x9h3WvNVpfD5fEx1CxfU_nbIcgLP0sTHNv9KPvfVXeDdE7lFVcW6eYNadvIGYLah454JWPMBSpdXVsUlxNbqPDwBZL79g=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">)</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2018</strong><br> <br> Be in the middle of the action at #EIJ18! <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF94WiUrjREsWz9SjzcwH4A3BidN-TC1XucjkKAdkSIkCtqZUtmwWa6MlR7-BKExWahsiLKR1dDMDDgNcjs_V0xWstdFEtk4SAlWrlmMHzkD5iE7lVlIOwhl0xtXYc-BHfA==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Reserve your room</a> in the room block at the Hilton Baltimore and save money! Experience every exciting minute of the journalism conference of the year. Deadline is Sept. 6! As if you needed another reason to stay at the conference hotel, here are two more:<br> <br> —Register in the room block and your name will be entered into a raffle to win reimbursement of conference registration cost. There will be three lucky winners!<br> <br> —Everyone staying in the room block receives a 10-percent discount at all food and beverage outlets in the hotel.<br> <br> It’s not too late to run for the 2018-19 Board of Directors! Check out <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AFwlBPRLWoEWLIHt5gv_WGW-SR-MPwU1nMMaRqbtMuXhmHM8snBTEhyl-AEJcLU--wcOLZ22NpS4SoMgLGkXM3t1Ez7QoPL02GJqMFgdzy-ym&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Election Central</a> to see <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF9XqrH2xHebUZ6fk3Jc9qWHf0ooxmZ06oHtXcvv6jWvVO-ukbo_m3tpvI0g52VJG4lw45pjn_AKKVLlgS1K9pJ7A4odPYpsE64vPr7g97hut&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">what positions are open</a> and meet the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF_ujkdgtLtFRbRPvruF-Uj_qIO3v7F1eehSHAlUsrPajbT_jMAbtqqo-0lekdczRdxyJHCo99P9JsOtDgJLSN68DBzePpZGe3VAqFJhVkYY_KW4HRTWUlvU=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">candidates who have already declared</a>. And, don’t forget that you can vote for SPJ national officers during EIJ18, even if you’re not at the conference. When the time comes, you can vote online using the ballot that will be sent to you via email. If your email address has changed since last election, be sure to contact <a href="mailto:membership@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">membership@spj.org</a>to get that updated!<br> <br> Do you have an idea for a resolution that SPJ delegates should consider at <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF9bqKVFEkS4ngnZFm80SM1fUH_zWRCeLF5fEKe9AQN81NTSH5fzR3VFkECdY6bI6ULuSL8zM_l5oNn6xH_RsemNrvp1leIhcRnbkuLJ9nFcn&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">EIJ18 in Baltimore</a>? Do you have a specific issue that needs to be addressed by the organization? If so, draft a resolution that the full convention will consider during the Saturday business meeting. Don't wait until Baltimore. <a href="mailto:tmckee@wcpo.com" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Send your resolutions in now</a>.<br> <br> Plan your strategy now for meeting the 30 exhibitors and recruiters who will be interviewing at this year's #EIJ18 J-Expo & Career Fair. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF_705S4yX3Hcjh5IkT_XwjycnylhceJWUD744e91foGmmpMVgNy5fSm3LuP7KsKLP_EyTltTi3k5NALOAHcA1418znk87F9tCrhGHMHMDZRiuc-h1RkxozQACFdnQpXmtQ==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Follow our list on Twitter</a> so you can keep up with them before and after the conference! And keep checking the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF94WiUrjREsW8CvNcjqT1ZV4YfyiFJyAM6bSBxvc6IF2kQ2pKTcZ0gfA1Zd4CIwsENnBUoE3sSpFQ6QUzcREk94z9DronSnD5leakxMwah8LOIkgkuZ0Dww=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">EIJ18 website for updates</a> on breakouts, super sessions, training, events and more! You won’t want to miss a minute of EIJ18!<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Hundreds of newspapers across the country <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_VOjMvFodS1w3dzh2wZcN0ip8lrAVk7gZcwD3XjQmZpzJQ-fLv6EfV0_If4RiBfgYF49Ak5PXS-2YoRgElmGrLp-F2mqpn99UiYeFwVpDPrBsZE21Jud2nd_KK5bdF46P8zLc4GudrUHkW1zIWSqm4L7ErpnfGy6WWQEjtnx65Rb9KTyPjjBhoHquFuKjPNfieC9Ov6WArx0eVFh1iP7Qa7Unk0-XN8OIgzEc7tToAdoyc7Wpw3-NdH2GboSv9JP9hSLbYXI4wUwdS06ficegN66o7uanorHcXCxYjNlkpNE44Zwl3PKo0tQjTE6o5rc7JWSdpz2QLjIcXIIUIpEQ2m39w7yk4k_F43QMXfMHRC1W3q85CzYPG8P1rEpeEvPb&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">united in solidarity</a> last week and published editorials on the importance of the First Amendment. The coordinated editorials are in response to a campaign by <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_Y3L_MpClwjLCjAQvC9TlMfP0GQhPTrfEl5I5Psj8Ud-2hkHY32yF8D-p5fYRm3mLpVR0K4sbsce6ZgFB-KLCiXOp5JRtZkpArVe4he3QT9anZzfIAxWuJlSgyC3cM-c9wxUK1ChQ7nEf3ag8ntLfnA==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Boston Globe</a> that called on publications to condemn oft-repeated assertions that journalists are “the enemy of the people.”<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AFyBS--PAIVE1_w8yRtBafCzBqMlC8fqpLTILvOiGbmLmKf8VfubT7sfpTEeemeoLWNQzFcdPqlEz8wU8LWXpqDewi9pY_BVwSxBVSIr3xR6awaQ6WTPpakx6URhKacc5mg==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">A recent article</a> published by UN News addressed the constant attacks on the press. “[President Trump’s] attacks are strategic, designed to undermine confidence in reporting and raise doubts about verifiable facts.”<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_0uAqlSWYnwC33FFuChm7p4WrsgisjqES6dE92Dn3q1i-H4xbs7vN-56X6fZH5kLftQI5Jy8qK6MtAK1nMldf-_U3FsJViRi_7YEkP9wDc3gTFXz3URIseG9_RH9eXrwdeZRgl-2fTEPFgHBk2G6Uux0j4XqiNLW3ESpNRx1Ck1bKvFkLP_kzFjDyTnZ1VfRqB98mbZMYtYzgmdqSEUtygdPPkv_FPdIXaaYohoFI4kHd7F-y9A03o0_cy4Ten6c2g-577ubrgUg0RdvtRvVm7B1ha9SXm7NavjqO3i6S-wGCIVOwDrMfXCFswxIDnu2P&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Two public radio experimenters announced they would merge</a>. While still behind NPR and American Public Media in broadcast public radio programming distribution, the merger positions Public Radio International and Public Radio Exchange to take advantage of the rise in podcasting.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> The New York Times’ National Desk is seeking a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_HieQ2_jjii3_Dd2qRh_cnpPNFIaGhQypu4i3I9_4AYo0UmbFE0P4ictjvxR5wGhJy3qF2fz5rkzwQ3tMO9mMWJY-t7OWeh-sdpTEumZDP-PgtCZYlSVube-xjf10ncm47woglfNg6gPV8AXYCDWy9ueT5LxGVsbO_h-Yzyy4rlFf1PCxAQQl7oE7S3wTIwXJU3FUNFs5b0RUWm6uC7BOlA==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Boston-based correspondent</a> to oversee coverage of New England, a five-state region that is full of many loyal Times readers as well as many great stories to tell.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF_btrLUi3n1pViyR6W6Dqt5mhS4kWOQS1vPZm3buRn8E5GvUFxjvWS4ROZqq_LiF_E2pBZ3LWeUukrogOTHQB8q1Aw_w8S6v0A==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Los Angeles Times</a> has an opening for a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_6bcLXSOkjq62pZnTxSIdLRUpOO3OfqZFJ1rWVLwyvdnyGvWM7o9p7d6IOMv33XdxBRVfmjszybzyWXRsxSSiadR3H4s6LoCyBsw6CszEgvB1l-fsh0IGStzGvI0VCPKFuztjWdbBsWgtBcpFK55_ZA==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Seattle Bureau chief</a>. The ideal candidate will have deep experience covering national issues, strong familiarity with both the Northwest and California and a strong writer’s voice.<br> <br> Television station <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF_ujkdgtLtFRAcT-yBZpOenCgHtbmWIxdHftt3Pgm0lt0hVY0NIOAtAZIvInBtzf6Hywn8Uj2MAhgKjJ3X3YxRM=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">WKYT</a> in Lexington, Kentucky, is seeking a <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_02MuIJwPgsrhopon5eB-KBQlVrPjKZNyx9D0Xciy3ZtkGY_7xlBe9Bnj16IvzUTZWyioCUKOvPORCU1rZfWjjbX2KqbC37iPfB6Wllci4Y0LY_duxRqbuOAEvtStvAEtcJl7-OOCrCNfo_6kJwxj5YXc34FoDRIZhmYdSIWrsyc=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">news producer</a> to create, lead and organize content for newscasts.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> Have you <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2y4Vlj5Y5HQYwigOs83g4tFEckpKpLu_RLlRq_-MZ6Ge_OWWq9MFQw-cVnyIDI77ISCV6fc8GjVaWDu6ncZ5A0NlEJ4xSTj4EIiDZerQPJXnkYEzUWJMy8=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">subscribed to SPJ’s YouTube channel</a>? Stay up-to-date on our latest webinars and video trainings to build on your journalism skills.<br> <br> The National Press Photographers Association's innovative <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_k3jADRMwWXXXlaPGpfwOTngHow2vMHT_Y5qVjqzGFhtVtjaI5isKZ1f-dv6FI1SPT_ZDnYE-hqdGf4k60XA9CaAnCWLKnWDaoOlBwIhnZJzrycGEwm7u1w==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">drone training program</a> continues, in partnership with the University of Georgia Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication and The Drone Journalism Lab at the University of Nebraska. The Lincoln workshop is Sept. 21-23 and the Athens workshop is Oct. 12-14.<br> <br> The SPJ Training Program in association with the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF55IPYmRfwZ7siz9Ejqizu09CR9t8xyBaRt2QnvL5Us_bOi-jm4bVavjtoiJ1wNvIbY0xpCY8s3xKWoOYMfcbim8mhVOXO4e9IR-swF5ddjP&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Google News Initiative</a> is offering a new, free training program, “ <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_7NYC-mXxFrcLGPRoIj1RwMMbTHaFMU6FSzvzil5wA4Odotv8FzkKZ7LG1eoduooMgJSpWd5epVspJs6jiOUY3w8SBNoL_zSL&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Covering and Protecting Your Elections</a>.” This program will provide tools to detect misinformation, protect yourself and your data online and connect with voters. The first training will be in Indianapolis, Sept. 5, at WFYI and will travel to 11 more cities in September and October. To sign up for the first training, or to ask questions, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_7NYC-mXxFrcLGPRoIj1RwMMbTHaFMU6FSzvzil5wA4Odotv8FzkKZ7LG1eoduooMgJSpWd5epVspJs6jiOUY3w8SBNoL_zSL&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">fill out the form</a> or email SPJ's Training/Education Manager <a href="mailto:mwilliams@spj.org" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Monica Williams</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Joseph Knoop writes for the Daily Dot: "The world of <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_wuk25lW81EK1nJWhCUto5cxNcfH92K9qLgnaCne3zoWWmsGRpFv5J68PDKt_-iozKEg_PKd7XaDLXiBcrBcsvdRAru1HuDLitnFV7rvhRZI=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Gamergate</a> has been suspiciously calm about what should be its most prolific issue. In the face of widespread plagiarism committed by a now-former editor at a leading gaming publication, Gamergate members’ ' <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_9UNYn62HSk9CTGZtg3VCPA_HKnWj6mgK-xzc2PY_hgzoeHfSWUXMukoof_gOwBAQefzA1ZPP6b_Wk7ynU2ME8SWsIrewTQAihoK-hStrpRI8GP22q05-7pChOWS_rb5p&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">ethics in journalism</a>' outrage, and that relative silence is laying bare their true motivations."<br> <br> Columnist Joe Hight tells his readers, "As I tell my <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_2maYbrQ8waypYLBjV3eQl8wzDyJOdiM7SinBxa2livRfU_sIUomVtqhSrEez6rUkyXbEXEc4TAjHmhw_MxTV-fwamFsBWXLATEBm1xgj4jF2YopfSVvyGDfWYNCSIbbg5bfjWGpFKY2-A5NhDRhVrhy3Xi-ux5XgHVOqTbWM0_w=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">media ethics students</a>, 'journalists' must be accurate, fair and balanced. They must adhere to ethical news values if they want to continue in the noble profession called journalism. One in which many journalism organizations such as the Society of Professional Journalists have detailed ethics codes."<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> SPJ's <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF-FDbfQhPxYAYPWn6aZi1YGMBpumYkkn5v2wgX-putV3fU_0t3Puys57EaNVRpLogoouIdVCpnzzkQv1agkm4Sh2N6N0h1BGrA==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Legal Defense Fund</a> is a unique account that can be tapped for providing journalists with legal or direct financial assistance. SPJ collects and distributes contributions for aiding journalists in defending the freedom of speech and press guaranteed by the First Amendment of the United States Constitution.<br> <br> SPJ is still selling <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AFw5-cLPXsIoQXzAWW1NwFjtBxn45fG-m2SPCqUIGhc4qWCdY93kqvSY3-OD0tYUkWzhIl1NwOCdjO_qOxv-8LEvzp3aLOCOjE3jeRmtTCsvW&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">First Amendment T-shirts</a> in support of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, where five employees were killed on June 28. Order your T-shirt today, or make a donation directly to the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AFw5-cLPXsIoQEQp-BLkP5TicRhC6NtefrO8930tlFaAVGo5FezNqgL3oM0Adc7k-i7rJlxkwwN00UEkl_B6tppBQKfMIMGPPMW6SwJIvxMhzpLSSwG9DVOhTxA4Szl28-nlSer4JIeHumtJI3O-gL2OV8ZmY5uU2lA==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Capital Gazette Families Fund</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> Chapter leaders who have met the minimum Annual Report requirements must submit the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AFwL73LupFCD5lmkqtGyoC_xH2TFJP-xR1bO6QTFk_KzEuIEeGCv3mJcFmbXPXDUm8qlpp_L7G7aohX4thU7v4PCU5unxH5Dw9xSvvB_jB1qprcwVp9drQUo=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Delegate Verification Form </a> no later than Aug. 24.The form MUST be submitted in order for your delegates to cast their vote.<br> <br> SPJ Freedom of Information Committee Chair Danielle McLean <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_YfM8LKeHSAs7FYdJ4FRWHlzkCfEbL2OpJjM4qtKV0k8skOwWphyQzZdCHdys7pygWf2BrwUc3wyih60XfhA5fqE95TYHGe9ud9uQlLT1p85AC9lz98twrWapQv6HIqnE&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">recently spoke to Al Jazeera English</a> about the dangerous rhetoric that journalists combat on a daily basis. “We are not enemies. We are trying to provide a valuable service.”<br> <br> Lynn Walsh, SPJ past president, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU__N_P7D_MH4O1RlCfJ5v-acDszO7aWzO_svqtDbjXRJjN0_yR-MVfKryfdM0KoPW2Q6LtsD0FMsQjNOjouJrP9UbNYytmoktFiqCGutlWLLP23H_gdxiYMoBaRRRMaVo5uL1L-SwkkD6-1QjLxcbWU2RbmAQoaPBwLouOZg9HHywssLzfl5kLFedkYEguskFpsR5YT_cbhieoWZxBqOocM4IKJHTusdS9O_33zcjzXN8Sa-bkwMQTzTcQXw62nFjhDFdpWxb8sN0hL-0ilGnl1F7nOvLR-HfNzbvSvNEthdzyuD8OHjcrODXter9jwOA-w7d_JiI2YsE=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">spoke to Scott Thompson</a> about the editorial initiative last week. "I am glad that finally journalists have come together and are speaking freely and openly about the importance of the First Amendment."<br> <br> In case you missed it, SPJ President Rebecca Baker <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_Z1AZ1VAz1QUOh6kjPvmko7SFTvcqVWma1tcoOTZ6TlwdkbO7DNU9omPFzD66DAFRWwWj7ud4IR4jKfgPxK17R9c5YGZd1Un45cW67sGruXa7ySZu8XJuqXGD0AMgWNoW7XTZaThwygz85Oku8BY3dGDW7ldxY35gZjyC9cB_Oghe-R4xKcZCNBXafk2u_6HqKSUvjRebTVMDFz0G8uJr7uVHg3OI1WU13RF8FiC9hgy9fmNQtcrmHZJoCtrXoIN4wMROETP66mYGz975hsYlvvPSeVSf1cfCh6cyTYQBlrA4EK-U-qA9qjRRPI-54PnL7L4RYi6J4n8h5obPf_IzfOQ7lin9Wk_4&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">wrote a blog post in support of the editorial initiative</a> kick-started by The Boston Globe. "The Society of Professional Journalists stands in solidarity with these newspapers and applauds their efforts to explain the importance of the work they do every day."<br> <br> Rod Hicks, SPJ Journalist on Call, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_fMEcLeppEezlSsAXuG36XJj8quTKYY47HW9Q7jDiLq2ee_3Viflbow8jhff-Ny--qo6Tdbt1j5v7hmqDlzlmwUOgolyiyfs_MKfg22aqdsJgxjteosXoxEYd0RBxjbLx-da9UQVYjC-gsb5xyqEXF1HdWQt7UevchhWOZRaaJFw=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">also wrote about the initiative</a>: "To start, news outlets should develop or strengthen relationships with the communities they serve and establish regular dialogue with residents. And above all else, consistently produce fair, accurate stories about issues that resonate with the people in their coverage areas."<br> <br> Carolyn Lumsden, opinion editor at the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_eAzfbC9WIDsYeillEVlI5cmfgCgHJPQdzgtuuYtDBLtpxd0i_JRxZlpoKZDC-pQfFqme1LbaDnFOQTrcPDRfcg==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Hartford Courant</a>, has been chosen for the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_R_CxiXjc4rCLf6cEpg2RyPo-dpm9juqdowSpwyPrK1-WLt_pB5thxPzbSgFK4oALaoLM0KaSmg-2zS_hC8iyWJyusG2TvvBMgxhrVkAgdSc=&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">2018 Pulliam Editorial Fellowship</a>. Lumsden plans to spend the next year studying the dangerous effects of pyrrhotite, a little-known mineral that has badly weakened home foundations in Connecticut.<br> <br> The <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_xx7xSIS54nbh3ph5AsVg70fY0gdlBc5UbpQL0TQheyP-0o3PpuJhxLIywvRmeBk8pVvgLM0Uoc_WioP2nqxs0qinaM9_7AeP9WvNsJ-7Iu5-2E7tKSe7_eKgwrpskKWFBzIqwxUUc8c_3cqWaOz1gw==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Kansas City Star</a> has been selected to receive the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF7jK3Da-1nMYGkvLZG0GbXchEy9mRQNoNrh2nVJfJheaq-KY6fEq71_sfETAtxHg3dUENOAecd-dtYj819MCYgBcEm3_Ou6rplnIuOqi5Gbt&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Eugene S. Pulliam First Amendment Award</a> for its work in exposing the secrecy of state government in Kansas last year.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">...AND THIS</strong><br> <br> Congratulations to Al Cross, SPJ president in 2001-02, has been <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_mKvZSZPJjIqMMzykAAwvBt2k3D3cgflx-r-tg3dMuq7KKJduMpyC93D0MMk3co9UyamhF3AlDpGKXPV3h1OXbPY7XNZGD8oa9sVG6SdBIYnHF0IZ7Jb1bZ-0BEJrXYH8bqFG7PCLCdYIHbRH2B786g==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">promoted to full professor</a> at the University of Kentucky's Institute for Rural Journalism and Community Issues. Cross is editor and publisher of <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001ZIHy7qE-GLcLWo1SmNd3bVjGTf_KRmUYRr3ErhEXKCGyvR_Kip8AF2eg8c7VnnU_VYB_gEQJs01RVRWXFPTgKTOz_LOLIrmrYmuu3GYy-AyrgjSWx4WyVDrHVRkIWMMt2gfItU7y04FTjVEPGyHnMg==&c=Rpy6jF1hYBy2I6q1yj-4Wqi0pmIsyvuuXT-YGhe1bhuMFgOYmO9GKA==&ch=iASaZoZqUPE3zGLMhJvYbp2zNijrhAgWrKuCdcwb5GW0tMG4d-bIRQ==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Rural Blog</a>, a daily digest of events, trends, issues ideas and journalism from and about rural America. Cross served on the Sigma Delta Chi Foundation Board for many years and received the Wells Key in 2011. Wed, 22 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -1700 SPJ Leads: August 8, 2018 http://www.spj.org/spjleadsr.asp?REF=601 "There is still strong demand from local advertisers who want to be associated with quality local journalism and in front of the people who consume it." – Matt Derienzo, executive director of LION, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK3irDAnrnpxLyP2lJz7t00Kp-w9gakM723Zg_RYGq5JG8oIz7-YkqYV0VCFp_PdCUpilhGnt3NOI1kCeA1Na-SNoRgcbm2DZ7V4r_Kx0Zkqd9DzQg7AGY2eQdfxHRRKvPs-Dp6_cQzpcvDBtRBInosAOYepC5DJjigyaMQdOxcozVJTGDG496bQ==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">for Poynter</a><br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2018</strong><br> <br> As if you need another reason to attend EIJ18, we’ve just added a Super Session you won’t want to miss. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKee_GoSlirr0RvtvicK7N-aSPNYG2UKLJsdZsKf2-Ph6cNh-Fw2UOcSBhepglsk6GjsVg9rNhQP9_jX8zkd7lOPyDRSsRkiJ_VXtr7WZ_UQjuLBdfzaCLjnSm65ArSGF4-toF51KPcJg=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">CBS News “On The Road” Correspondent Steve Hartman</a>is one of America’s best story tellers and is well respected in all corners of journalism. Hear him describe how he finds, writes and edits his stories, as he breaks down some of your favorites. He’ll have lessons we can all learn no matter what your market size or your role in the newsroom.<br> <br> If you haven't already, be sure to register for  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKU97eZ3QVjchymz9yUyyVEF7P_sxVvQm-ysk2CmT9hDYX3BMo3GDObqnlsdyEwWuq50D_Ap5HmaErWegKzH4vpntdYI9l5PXQKt45jDzTtUH-Yr1yK_jBpbHqz4zpPi1YptNZYEjmaqo=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">#EIJ18</a>. While you're at it, don't forget to reserve your room at the Hilton Baltimore conference hotel. Rooms in the hotel block are going fast at the discounted rate of $199.  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001FaQInuTWwNboE5i4Tel072lIgNKf_yfOrAEd9FXhpOPYKULeFn5MhorhkhndlssT2bF8vj3UcxTzNJpboIWofptIaoUTfsGJMxxjELjxYKZCB4HJUBf9rFLh6iTIqXkxnzZ1IYMHmU-uJpry_Vp4omhXy8h1VXdObyzagcpJUzURoKfmumefhbAOss3SC5dIftwQg2trYEQ=&c=cHU6Ubriro0mG4JRXlmRiMTN2lVh0JYu8IlI8UbfLbEurLJNO7DcSQ==&ch=sXtBc5cPQORl9SyvHDaz1faBxjX1QDKGTImLls-XJY_CUYRgE1nKRA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Get details and reserve your room</a>today!<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKeUwwsoZTXZDEx-ZvNSuYJQUin134stQp64HyAwLZ8653_xdRyjw8jFPGmeaPgbERxg-gAUQfIU-h7hqQ87Za21DdHIC1kOrj87qDG_nittJGFZb6N3tRow==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Six SPJ members have been selected to participate in the Dori Maynard Diversity Leadership Program</a>, which awards scholarships to attend the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpaHW8uRacfEwMfm3dwTIGDPq95nuJMv5hIXhytYXW5aXRHxEOJVXQ_x2Veui7KtcCi7xxQeKo0Go4ZMiRkOULJVBbHG2KYQB7csQktaPrwYyw0iiYeZsY4=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Excellence in Journalism</a> conference. Ultimately, the goal of the program is to increase the diversity participation of SPJ members within national committees and on the national board of directors.<br> <br> Five SPJ student members will attend Excellence in Journalism 2018, thanks to the generosity of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Columbia provides scholarship funds for students from any school to attend EIJ. <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKrgZrWQArLjuwCib5xBrPjr-mBWFeV5d6sHayF-BhNcyhzL22OZibhOqKZ-Km29R_18fgiXj308OjtXC7IwjBBQChO0PGiVuTYTa355D817uD-qgeqMwIpA==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Meet this year’s outstanding recipients</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">WHAT'S HAPPENING</strong><br> <br> Facebook is being asked to change rules that  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK9bdxo5IFv5BuZDEXUJamlokpIFbvknsuoia9p9ndDn-VxuNtdh0P7uOYSjUayIee1xrsSAYi9kYTKtRcPF46YeMkhdx5BkeHQB0hJ6MS72sZ0NUI3o3ozklsSlG0v_AYRV9FtBFjBeL_SKRQKW0OAU83izq9BhOp&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">restrict how journalists and scholars conduct research on the site</a> — a request that raises unresolved issues about how the First Amendment applies to the social media era.<br> <br> U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called for the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK1s6oQrPt9YbutvR7eB-D1ckjuTyQpOyltsae2QJgktoBoZPF4YEmiK2Bvbu0LM7OnfOAJZ8n08bwhp18VYBBFOQFERpY6mu7d0N9Yp0KrbghpT682kTLcj-SOhsfONpM_jnGOs_KN0s4sMtIZoT9s71Ua6fVbsedsXWM4fjsviNDhxlBAhSvwNL5Hx_0-uiM3Q0DBS4Kosj0KBeX7XvulbJ2o8tPv5agE5cX1G9kmW2WvXd6XtpGqW_UCz-4-_cQcrkXRmgA0q1Qt1TlGLs9ZoUpoJb87zHyGEVqjVshXA2q_QppCzNfIorH3v4uQ2BZMYh0WP_A-WNLuz9lZpnQs1N2FH1NxNIQoGekVVa5EZGlBuDWIDZ6ZgKTxUDDC4i5lahegf0W9Vcf6xjjzy0eSVDSxBJsdleGPqC4zIJ6SLR60LNifnNhv_uOTXMb2SWGb6nrgYFMIBYyXluhUb7GeQ==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">immediate release</a> of two Reuters reporters detained in Myanmar when he met Myanmar Foreign Minister Kyaw Tin on Saturday in Singapore, the State Department said.<br> <br> With tragedies and disasters dominating media coverage nationwide, what impact does  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK1E7KrnKjlY2SkaLhl8SLeeEtXoS-z2x8ObvrHyOdec9i497xb_NIBSnidTuKeVux1Pba-VRKfl0kBXSfs9ogCDVDGTZ2GDnP2EAULbc70whGqLHuyvq_5Q8G-g3NzVPWKd_cyTH8csHtF3nbENjWYA==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">frequent exposure to traumatic events</a> have on people covering the news, as well as those who watch or read it?<br> <br> As survivors related by blood, marriage or ink at The Capital cope with loss and trauma, <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK0L2Syn_6CzWJpbxsRgOMZjFisLsmY8Qg0TauxRd8GiBW2nVztynCu2rHrUyJ-5ohI6FaEBss8DmR9p8zlUXBbc4xhzrDSzJ43g9Qg05zuvPL0jfL7uPDmxPUXGS8PAZUNQySW2fYAor4hbaW3p1IXn1wpy_EUAqDBPJ-tWom8V8vPzpBqfunaAHrv53BikmSaGHrPjq0Xo0=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">their community came out Saturday to root for them</a>, on a day made festive by food and music, writes Region 2 Director Andy Schotz for the Region 2 blog.<br> <br> “The role of the press is to connect the dots to the unvarnished truth as it can best be determined. The job of journalists is to report facts that give certainty to uncertainty. They are not the enemy of the people; they are the surrogate of the people,” <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKXy4QXvJCOGpj77OWUck0YD1L8iEpg3KcmtfwSF8lUWewzfMOC5YBDXyH_qzMHq9WwglxMAltOZ26lyfm3sHmT8xyC8uqYyl3UwlJIMAg6LXjj3XgI3NM_nZ3LBfbApragkiU8JLHisOa44bhWxYC1c1v2bPtv-qmmFSpUqsuTk5aEQ8wexIOZDhy3LuJjfQDK0a2Lj8yKcEKbLi86Li1vftufyM4a-3g&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">writes Bill Ketter, in his column for more than 100 CNHI newspapers</a>. Ketter is senior vice president of news for CNHI and member of the SDX Foundation Board of Directors.<br> <br> The United Nations expert on free expression has  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKd_ALAELM09WHeKm8YBB78LBMUgMBknaGlZ7oP35o93_rj4Z75U-R_TmVnwkp3aInPfoEJ6dWVXHP92pp74WCOZ09SOqLdaKL6icTAXLZe2XUoZA2wIKMIA==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">condemned</a> President Donald Trump’s repeated attacks on the press, warning that the U.S. leader’s rhetoric is eroding public trust in the media and could spark violence against journalists.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GET A GIG</strong><br> <br> Television station WKYT in Lexington, Kentucky, has an opening for a  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK0xoJZYYsvR9RmJwK_b4fg0os488xFGUbemN1YhIiMxpu0vCm-ZzIhOMnz4WTypqCubLSP3BlYeOvWd1pWEvILM4k1KE1RZCCz8NsxftOgd7eYtrDJAbyTESp8Q3zHNGMZkhEF49eojTvSU12si0DFBgqXX8u05w87JRBVIP0Tu85qbCJkwyxqA==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">multimedia reporter</a>. Reporters will cover a variety of stories using next generation video equipment and laptop editing.<br> <br> PBS NewsHour is seeking a  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKyEuY8ztSEy2XAWzhtbsugAFXgjsBujVqiV5TVFeDZBOpdel1xkNi67G5zQEy1TqVq53nKbX-lMz8S5PU-t6RbY34ysVzoi5Y9yEF5_Bp_KXGVvGyZcosZcbs294JqGYz2_FvQHKofLn96TFelEP4K0AmxIl17CWX&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">producer</a> who will work with a portfolio of schools within the program to ensure the highest technical and editorial quality.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKm1mO1E43Dbpc0XIfMQ05pyGFwq_SW85vADXlzOatu0cNxO3NIbhqHURw992BNqzMTgeBfnEbjXcz2FeyIEn8RK0HZWuqlh-e&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Belle Plaine Herald</a> in Belle Plaine, Minnesota, is looking for an experienced, full-time  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK97OiUCEDJg4nGdt6a9isSA-cd8mDaugXw39FxhxUGJZUXFLhukqmrCd69cwZQqEcVnSDWks85KYImy_4t-QZnr-fKajoWsExoEKFttU6_B_rxU4SYHXDKcWK8unRkczorVAjXY2HyCiI4yVj-APef5KkANQsntNADliRKbdCUCQ=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">reporter</a> to cover area news, city and school board meetings, sports and feature stories.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">LEARN SOME STUFF</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKjlIJlxYz2CFkelAguS2e_Gynhkc0ktUPPM6nx52R1uPUmGYeHsX9hfsb3XGN1Vo0czPHcC3SKvQ_nuvuTxIWi6XfCRJy6rO0&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">ScienceWriters 2018</a> is a meeting for science writers, by science writers. Join researchers and writers Oct. 12-16 in Washington, D.C., for professional development workshops developed by the National Association of Science Writers, briefings on scientific research presented by the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing and lab tours and science field trips.<br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKRptXu_E2tPe-JvARRrA06DPz3jG2c-0NRpmarbtvjIV5EdSBHWQ_CkJNfYWZ-2jOC0xcsvo9_90a8g83f9136PDBfsntZupH&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas</a>, along with popular personalities in the industry, will host a free online course, “ <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeK9vGaT1gG8Sdqwy1FCBZ66j871qDKXbH4wmlGdSk-0wnIaMCcEfHpQKpuqjy8ZiTE5mAMrMXfBO3yxIpqqZT6kkpESgVu1eMqDC0k0UnadYrnTdVzaANUfPCCGelJW92SOAQd8-jQA08aFYr_m0ePx2_eLA3L2237Z2WskRfbFySfdRXCGA0GXgxUIA2Exnn3rxmZdv-Uu5V6_9L3hNy_8PrEpnhvVx3-a4zMKMk2rY_zFw0q4uuYxA==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Listen up! How to launch and grow a hit podcast</a>,” Aug. 20-Sept. 23.<br> <br> Have you <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCrqEWp4TnRtjr320Qc-XoTfaeo2Scnv9QgLspwmqHRhJRms3JCSgnGTtOqNfKvQ91dP9oWfUbHY6yV4prdRn3_sMbJbf9f5MkpXkZc1jK09CdTXTJKb6SSQ=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">subscribed to SPJ’s YouTube channel</a>? Stay up to date on our latest webinar and video training to build on your journalism skills.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">ETHICS ESSENTIALS</strong><br> <br> Two Reuters reporters being tried in Myanmar have pleaded not guilty regarding the Official Secrets Act. “We haven’t seen any stories they wrote which have violated  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKYRqxQbBM5kcJKsOTwX7mK2nj5LUwfjk8CB4Mz8CUvodwOgm4jy7o-E2PhiwSs5KeFM_bsxAVtBr6vLFFo5a1ZbRZ6C0XBQKruaJ4EAZcOE-Jq-0nfA9gRcKCsgUbsqkcox7Q5ZKiCXmroyeSew4CWsJ85_wv4xjV2fFw72s2YcJ0pnRj9dyCQNeLU7Xp8MF39Bl37BL90zjmGez4czXfg1fNQHj3l5A4D561erSMGUruNpDpw3ioCQ==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">media ethics</a>,” [their former teacher] said, explaining that the school monitored the work of its former students.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">GIVE A LITTLE</strong><br> <br> The First Amendment Forever Fund is a sustained war chest to guarantee someone is always fighting for press freedom. If we don’t do it, who will?  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCqvyvihAJkkK2yOuVkuFUSM2dow1yqKEaCo0pARrWKfuhSbccvooxMHpYQ1aC5LD0A9tHYMCbfZNeYlYOsi5Xn-eHldrj5BniufYsLgMe2mjlKXMLcoGHpg=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Contribute today</a>.<br> <br> SPJ is still selling  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCkL0h5TjubFf_To7-j8--zZLEbLba17T1WdfjeOD109zPPD7Ynr9-n10TBmY7kCI0gLOWsDP8NQancKonB0-kFotqdeno2ON3_ekc1QSWMI5&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">First Amendment T-shirts</a> in support of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, where five employees were killed on June 28. Order your T-shirt today, or make a donation directly to the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCkL0h5TjubFfdovazjKvnqe5g5Sz7-h5iP-c13b1XExD2JiKw7uRiVkqdRioNP8zx1lCsrT7tZSr4IVm1i_fxYoq-4C1f00Xvyz5uXwoFGkXyQ2Rw5fNCt_sg28xOsmvFexIA_U90R6KgcBQTGmUlILRNMjZeOn7LQ==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Capital Gazette Families Fund</a>.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">SPJ QUICK FIX</strong><br> <br> <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCoGHZA64zgqfFQq0Nlr80kWNszZdNhCU7Q0gQA2hsfj8o5eyirJ04d-BbyWqHRkB1LiXadj58_TpclSBH1am0P9l1OijH1NW9UzVJvN2MHur&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Are you running for SPJ office</a>? If so, send us an  <a target="_blank">email</a> and we will include your name, current occupation and a brief bio in upcoming issues of Leads.<br> <br> SPJ Journalist on Call Rod Hicks participated in the “ <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKWHexZwsoOf8v6q0htPer6eY0fNMUnuI-2gpMSMKAIjO5ZD8QlZRjV5YHrOBs2r2vx0mEJHh7-mxcQZT88YqSt0BD10iv9OxNnR-DSqqCV5g2U0dJWin4opcI111u9FouXrZgI0QEAY8d5KDfzxtN4wKeOYFbMCXuPfoVSBgphL8AGHvDKXSaduyCR0ZyEwSz5o7hGZ12iu2U2QPp4FtLO_REFox5XaGMvUm4Xh46ebrtN3T5unBrsJ9coqLeZ1ErcX8PH2euoZ8Ic8CCW27ZYkIhvoL4z87BTt7Q8Alme1fSQPGVykTIiQ==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Restoring Trust in Journalism</a>” panel discussion at the National Association of Black Journalists convention in Detroit last week. Hicks discussed the need for journalists to better explain what it is they do. The panel included other journalism professionals such as Sally Buzbee, senior vice president and executive editor of the Associated Press. Moderator of the session was Nikole Hannah-Jones, staff writer for The New York Times Magazine.<br> <br> Mary Ellen Klas, Rachel La Corte and ProPublica have each been awarded the <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKDTQL5SWyM9HA64Qj4jgYy6qnfzlpSbzboCzP_Lq6cDV4hZppRxyaqXJ8UuY5YlZ11povD-mEszamtOuat0Y4WmRQi9DTFk_LVPazk90M06s=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sunshine Award</a> from the  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCoOJTDeymjOLYbHFkq-0Tl9esi34FO0UvzPulMkDrWI6Wdu04-7_pyLoB16175sPLy0A-K-Ps4v-DBCONrs59uHHRKe48XF-Eg==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Society of Professional Journalists</a>. A judging panel, composed of  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCjMwhPEy_el7L1zHyo9V1rWlGdXr0U9Z_ZW_w5QPPm3DSlddxmjO7OxEHkmw616hMPNqjbF_5z1xN53e91vNrJoMmq9rTyAMZw157PblrNdq&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">SPJ Board of Directors</a> and  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpktHfIXJqSganxtRj64HTegcktGdo2TTPEoFdspVtfFxpvDq2WONSORxjTwEpTUCnjy-Ds6rec8Ndg2AIXHD3vgDSRS3uCsx8-zd843MuzM&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Freedom of Information Committee</a> members, bestows the award each year to individuals and organizations for their notable contributions to open government.<br> <br> The  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCoOJTDeymjOLYbHFkq-0Tl9esi34FO0UvzPulMkDrWI6Wdu04-7_pyLoB16175sPLy0A-K-Ps4v-DBCONrs59uHHRKe48XF-Eg==&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Society of Professional Journalists</a> is pleased to honor  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKEEm-UcV45fROaqcPpB2NwW-jn1YCeDqFOKTRQARXbXXw4kooBrtzBLLDWYFfbBTV1klk7IqWapIgLe6NYml-g2UB7zQJu-mptJ0PBOw6jpM=&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Soni Brown</a> with the 2018  <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCkvVVN6xN_1_N7uCSsqOMiCHfJNE01R4zhZPtKjHzBN-dyOMO7D76wW6MH0yzdixxm2Dfcyb0-ZBH7jB8CS62ZPQg5gILyKWsM-2XaWMNDKH&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Julie Galvan Outstanding Graduate in Journalism Award</a>. Brown is a 2018 graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where she served as president of the SPJ campus chapter.<br> <br> <strong class="leadsheadline">...AND THIS</strong><br> <br> "Journalistic sentences are supposed to be measured, objective observations, not excited calls to action ... Of course, all writing rules should be judiciously and strategically broken." - <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-hRNGwVdmFQBL8LLPkmYsIE-DSVpDIZu7cLw3Wlcq72U2s7xicSkCpDWfGADBzeKIe_baxtABTsvHxZleH83KQ1cScv-01cCuG-BLTCJi3ZTDXXHXdJ4W523u9yXy7f6tP69rStWpG8tuHrp0F5MAtp72sBG1-_fRmVRQNZszxSGW_3zzAtCmMv2W4I6Y7yb&c=cI4qvL7gSPLX7_qlnKrlGD-CtNT9M7l1MxlHogJ7e47KhgyTejPXVg==&ch=fGQVTGAtdRnytiYze-H7XCNV7x1xBGg0DAuxwJy4UtApPzo6F_PNlA==" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Evelyn McDonnell</a>, associate professor at Loyola Marymount University. Wed, 8 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -1700