Events

SPJ NorCal’s Freedom of Information Committee Hosts Shield Law Panel

SPJ NorCal’s Freedom of Information Committee continued its series of educational workshops this week with a presentation on California’s Shield Law. The panel, hosted by the Berkeley Journalism School on July 23, drew Bay Area journalists, students and community members. Much of the discussion centered around the case of freelance journalist Bryan Carmody, whose home…

 

SPJ NorCal To Host Shield Law panel at UC Berkeley Journalism School — July 23

SPJ NorCal’s Freedom of Information Committee is hosting a workshop on California’s Shield Law. When: Tuesday, July 23 at 6:30pm Where: UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism Come learn about what the law does and doesn’t cover, as well as examples of how it has been applied with real-world cases. The recent detention and search…

 

SPJ NORCAL HONORS 2019 JAMES MADISON FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AWARD WINNERS

Chapter’s Freedom of Information Committee to host 34th annual awards dinner Thursday, March 14 at Delancey Street Town Hall in San Francisco For immediate release: Contact: SPJ NorCal FOI Committee at spjnorcalfoi@gmail.com CLICK HERE FOR TICKET INFORMATION SAN FRANCISCO — The James Madison Freedom of Information Awards recognize Northern California individuals and organizations who have…

 

2018 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS

SPJ NORCAL HONORS 2018 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31, 2018 CONTACT: Laura Hautala (510) 529-1977 or Lila LaHood (415) 846-5346 SAN FRANCISCO — The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, honors Matthias Gafni of the Mercury News/East Bay Times as Journalist of the Year for the 33rd Annual Excellence…

 

SPJ NorCal 2018 James Madison Freedom of Information Awards Dinner Video

SPJ NorCal held its 2018 James Madison Freedom of Information awards dinner on March 27, 2018. Here’s a recap: The honorees included: Sandy Close who won the Norwin S. Yoffie Award for Career Achievement. The East Bay Times and NBC News Bay Area won awards in the News Organization category The Animal Legal Defense Fund…

 
 
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