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SPJ-PRSA Mixer: Tour Capital University’s Convergent Media Center – March 7

  Please join  us! The Central Ohio Society of Professional Journalists invites its members to join our friends and colleagues at the Central Ohio Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America for a joint member mixer and reception. The SPJ-PRSA

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Join us! An evening of mystery with authors Marilyn Greenwald and Julie Rubini, Thurs., Feb. 2, 7 p.m.

Please join the Thurber House, Central Ohio SPJ members and friends for an evening with The Hardy Boys and SPJ member and former Central Ohio SPJ board member and president, Marilyn Greenwald. Greenwald, a former newspaper journalist, is a journalism

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Supreme Court hands down major Open Records ruling

In a major Open Records decision, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday, Dec. 28, that Columbus Division of Police must release its files on closed criminal cases. Columbus officials had argued the records could not be released as long as defendants

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Post-Election Happy Hour

You survived Election Day! Now you deserve a drink. Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 5:30 p.m. Join fellow journalists to celebrate the end of the 2016 election at Land Grant Brewing Company! Located at 424 W. Town St., just west of COSI.

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Free Press Museum celebration

“College and High School Journalism Today” was the topic of the annual celebration of local journalism held Thursday, Sept. 8 at the program at Main Street Free Press Museum in Fredericktown, Ohio. The Central Ohio Society of Professional Journalists sponsors the

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Cbus hosts 2016 SPJ Awards fete

Nearly 100 of Ohio’s top journalists attended the 2016 SPJ Awards/Ohio’s Best Journalism luncheon Saturday, Aug. 27 at The Boat House restaurant in Columbus. The Ohio’s Best Journalism contest is staged annually by the state’s three Society of Professional Journalists

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Ohio SPJ Awards reception Aug. 27

Come celebrate winners in the Ohio’s Best Journalism contest with the Society of Professional Journalists chapters of Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus. The 2016 Ohio SPJ Awards celebration will take place in Columbus at noon, Saturday, Aug. 27, at The Boat House

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In memory of John F. Wolfe, former Dispatch publisher

John F. Wolfe, the former publisher, of The Dispatch passed away Friday, June 24, 2016 at the James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He was 72. Wolfe, was the last family member to serve as publsher

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Please Join Us! SPJ After Deadline Happy Hour Tues., June 21, 5-8 p.m.

Come hang out with your fellow journalists for a relaxed evening of fun and networking while enjoying the incredible views of downtown Columbus from the patio of the Boat House at Confluence Park. SPJ chapters across the country are hosting

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May 16 2016 board meeting minutes

Society of Professional Journalists, Central Ohio Pro Chapter May 16, 2016 Board of Directors Meeting At Barley’s Smokehouse   PRESENT:  Sarah Mills Bacha, Thomas Bradley, Doug Buchanan, Mary Ann Edwards, Spencer Hunt, Julanne Hohbach, Joe Meyer, Kevin Smith   CALL

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