Monthly Archives: June 2011

Pakistani journalist to discuss his deadly job

Umar Cheema In Pakistan, writing about government corruption is risky business, resulting in the death of a prominent reporter earlier this month. On July 1, Umar Cheema, an investigative reporter from Islamabad, will be in St. Louis to discuss and … Continue reading

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UMSL student receives SPJ scholarship

Photo courtesy of Press Club of Metropolitan St. Louis Kerry Manderbach of St. Louis (left) displays his Society of Professional Journalists scholarship with David Sheets, president of SPJ’s St. Louis chapter, and Gloria Ross, president of the Press Club of … Continue reading

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SDX, SPJ give $2,500 to Joplin Globe employees after tornado

On behalf of the Society of Professional Journalists’ St. Louis, Southwest Missouri and Kansas City professional chapters, the Sigma Delta Chi Foundation has donated $2,500 to help Joplin Globe employees who lost their homes in the May 22 tornado. “Despite … Continue reading

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Celebrate this year’s Media Halls of Fame inductees

Sixteen veteran print, television and radio professionals have been selected for induction into the St. Louis Media Halls of Fame. Selected by their colleagues, this group of inductees represents the highest standards of journalism,” said former St. Louis broadcaster Frank … Continue reading

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