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2017 Excellence in Journalism Awards Dinner

The Northern California Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists invites you to the EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM 2017 AWARDS DINNER       Thursday, November 9, 2017 The City Club of San Francisco 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco No-Host Cocktails (cash bar): 6 p.m.; Dinner: 7 p.m. TICKETS: https://spjnorcal2017eijawards.eventbrite.com Purchase by Oct. 31. for early-bird…

 

2017 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS

SPJ NORCAL HONORS 2017 EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARD WINNERS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MONDAY, OCT. 23, 2017 CONTACT: Laura Hautala (510) 529-1977 or Lila LaHood (415) 846-5346 (Updated with additional information on Oct. 24, 2017) SAN FRANCISCO — The Society of Professional Journalists, Northern California Chapter, honors Emilie Raguso of Berkeleyside as Journalist of the Year for the 32nd Annual…

 

32nd Annual SPJ NorCal Excellence in Journalism Awards — Call for Nominations

32nd ANNUAL SPJ NORCAL EXCELLENCE IN JOURNALISM AWARDS CALL FOR NOMINATIONS *** UPDATE: Deadline extended to 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 *** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 — Aug. 18, 2017 Contact: Lila LaHood (415) 846-5346 or Liz Enochs (415) 323-0220 Know a journalist who has done brilliant work over the past year? Someone who…

 

WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 JAMES MADISON FREEDOM OF INFORMATION AWARDS

Northern California Society of Professional Journalists Freedom of Information Committee to host 32nd annual awards dinner on March 22, 2017 at the City Club in San Francisco For Immediate Release Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 Contact: spjnorcalfoi@gmail.com The James Madison Freedom of Information Awards recognize Northern California organizations and individuals who have made significant contributions to advancing…

 

SPJ Responds After Journalist is Removed from Press Conference in San Francisco

The Northern California Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is deeply concerned about the expulsion of journalist Sana Saleem from a January 18, 2017 press conference in which San Francisco Police Department representatives discussed the shooting of an unarmed man. On January 25, SPJ NorCal submitted a letter to Mayor Ed Lee and SFPD Chief…