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SPJ NorCal FOI Member Wins Award

Our own Pamela MacLean has won the Western Magazine Publishers Association’s ”Maggie Award” for best 2012 news story in a trade publication. She was recognized for her story in California Lawyer Magazine about Stockton, Calif.’s bankruptcy “Sleepless in Stockton.” Congratulations Pam!    

 

SPJ NorCal To Honor Sunshine, First Amendment Champions

The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California chapter (SPJ NorCal), will honor champions of open government and the First Amendment at the organization’s 28th annual James Madison Awards banquet on Tuesday, March 12. (Get tickets for the banquet at Eventbrite: https://jmawards13.eventbrite.com.) Independent reporter Seth Rosenfeld receives this year’s Norwin S. Yoffie Career Achievement Award for his freedom of information…

 

Time To Celebrate: EIJ Awards Dinner on Nov. 13

The Northern California Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists invites you to join us for our Excellence in Journalism Awards Dinner on Nov. 13. Location: The City Club of San Francisco, 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco Time: No-Host Cocktails starts at 6 p.m.; Dinner at 7 p.m. Click here to purchase tickets by Oct. 31 for…

 

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…