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EIJ News

Skye Ray reporting for the Society of Proffesional Journalists, EIJ News at the 2019 Excellence in Journalism conference in San Antonio, TX.
NAHJ rescinds FOX sponsorship

The largest organization for Hispanic journalists in the nation took a controversial action by rejecting a sponsorship from FOX News.

2019 SPJ Elections

Today was election day for the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) in San Antonio, TX. The new SPJ Presidential-Elect for 2020 is Matthew T. Hall. He previously serves as Secretary-Treasurer. In his campaign biography, Hall says he changed how SPJ handles minute meetings by preparing them right after meetings ended to increase transparency and speed up the process of approving and posting them.

Covering trauma: how to stay sane

As journalists, you never know how your day will go. 

One day you are covering a celebration, and the next, you’re covering a traumatic event that could have a lasting effect on your life. 

It’s easy to ask the question, “What was the hardest story that you ever covered?” 

However we never ask, “How did you recover from that story?”