Monthly Archives: August 2011

Annual trivia night is Oct. 15

Put on your thinking caps and grab some friends. SPJ’s annual trivia night will take place Saturday, Oct. 15. Proceeds support the chapter’s activities, which include professional development for journalists and students. There will be beer from a St. Louis … Continue reading

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Muslims and the media, 10 years after Sept. 11

The 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks is approaching, and in the wake of global change wrought from those attacks one question arises to challenge journalistic notions of fairness, ethics and diversity: How have Muslims been portrayed in the … Continue reading

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SPJ in the classroom

By Kelsey Volkmann Region 7 director, Society of Professional Journalists Earlier this week, I was honored to be invited to speak at a teach-in for high school and college journalism educators on how professional and student media can work together. … Continue reading

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