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SPJ hosts Open Mic Night

By: Jen Campisi / Herald Contributor

On Monday, October 17, RWU’s chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, along with the Musicians’ Guild, hosted the first Open Mic Night in accordance with Free Speech Week, celebrating our First Amendment rights. 600 more words


Times Public Editor Blasts Sneak Interview

By Casey Bukro

Ambush interviews usually are not the way journalists conduct business. Seasoned professionals identify themselves as journalists and tell sources they intend to quote them, or ask permission to quote them. 1,062 more words


Examining and Supporting Scholastic Journalism

I recently wrapped up two years of service as chair of the Society of Professional Journalists Journalism Education Committee. It was a privilege serving two SPJ presidents (thank you… 290 more words

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Society of Professional Journalists award

This news is coming a little late, but I guess late is better than never.

Earlier this summer, I won a Society of Professional Journalists award for a Salt Lake magazine piece I did last year. 75 more words

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Bankruptcy Ends Gawker's Stare

By Casey Bukro

On the Chicago police beat, which I covered at the City News Bureau of Chicago, legend was that police sometimes arrested suspicious characters for mopery with intentions to gawk. 954 more words


Awards Associate Judge

I was humbled and honored to be asked to to participate earlier this year as an associate judge in one of the Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Delta Chi awards categories. It was a great experience.