Posts by SPJ Norcal

Check Out This Year’s Excellence In Journalism Award Winners

SPJ HONORS 2012 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS SAN FRANCISCO—The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, has named Bay Citizen reporter Aaron Glantz as Journalist of the Year for his hard-hitting coverage exposing the negligent care given to California military veterans in need of urgent health services. Glantz’s work includes an investigation into the…

 

PSRA Diversity Mixer, Oct. 13

Celebrate a night of diversity at the 3rd Annual Diversity Mixer, held during the PRSA 2012 International Conference.  Enjoy this unique opportunity to network with a wide variety of fellow professionals. WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 13, from 6 to 9 p.m. WHERE: San Francisco Marriott, 55 4th St. — Atrium Level Free Admission • Complimentary Appetizers…

 

Sept 19: Digital Security Tools for Working Journalists

Heard about the security flaws at Apple and Amazon that led to hackers wiping out everything on Wired journalist Mat Honan’s computer? Headed overseas on a reporting trip and worried about foreign governments sneaking into your computer to see what you’re up to? Or do you simply work with sensitive sources and want to be double-secret-probation sure…

 

SPJ NorCal Wins Large Chapter of The Year Award!

The Society of Professional Journalists announced Friday that its Northern California chapter has been selected as the organization’s large chapter of the year. The honor goes to the Northern California chapter for its work in engaging members, and promoting events that support the modern-day needs of journalists. Read the official announcement here. SPJ also awarded the…