Category: Chapter News

POSTPONED – SPJ Region 4 Conference April 3-4, 2020

NOTE: Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and order from Ohio Governor Mike DeWine limiting mass gatherings of over 100 individuals, the Region 4 Conference has been postponed. We hope to reschedule in fall 2020 and will update everyone as

Mark Curnutte Author Talk – Thursday, January 9

Join Miami University journalism instructor and former Cincinnati Enquirer reporter Mark Curnutte to discuss his new book, Across the Color Line: Reporting 25 Years in Black Cincinnati, at a program brought to you by the Central Ohio Chapter of the

See longtime Boston Globe reporter Tom Palmer During the Fredericktown Tomato Show

Join Central Ohio SPJ at the Free Press Museum in Fredericktown! Longtime Boston Globe reporter and editor Tom Palmer tells of “A Life’s Journey in Daily Journalism” and introduces his significant gift to the Free Press Museum: The Tom Palmer

Free Active Shooter Training for News Media

According to the FBI, 250 active shooter incidents have occurred between 2000-2017, several of which involved the news media. In an environment of increased tension and hostility toward news media, how prepared are you if you find yourself in an

Speakers Announced for Freelance Journalism Workshop

Are you a freelance journalist? Have you considered becoming a freelancer? Do you wonder if freelancing is right for you? Learn more about the world of freelance journalism with an educational workshop brought to you by the Central Ohio Pro

‘Covering and Protecting Your Elections’ coming to Cbus

SPJ is teaming up with Google to stage “Covering and Protecting Your Elections,” a free workshop that will provide journalists in key swing states with “tools to detect misinformation, protect yourself and your data online, and connect with voters.” The

Ohio SPJ Awards Contest Celebration in the Queen City on Aug. 25

Ohio SPJ Awards Contest Celebration in the Queen City Aboard the Belle of Cincinnati Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Make your reservations now for the Ohio SPJ event of the year – the Ohio SPJ Awards Contest celebration

Register for Building Bridges: Society of Professional Journalists Region 4 Conference

Building Bridges: Navigating the Ever-Changing World of Journalism SPJ Region 4 Conference Programming Point Park University, Pittsburgh, March 9-10, 2018 Sexual assault, truth in journalism and the future of media outlets in uncertain financial times are all important issues facing

Longtime Dispatch Journalist David Lore Passes Away

Longtime Journalist with The Columbus Dispatch David Lore died earlier this week at the age of 77. Lore spent 37 years at the Dispatch and was active in the Central Ohio SPJ chapter, serving as past president, former national convention

Chapter plans reception for international journalists

The Central Ohio Society of Professional Journalists is hosting a reception Nov. 2 for a delegation of international journalists visiting Columbus.