Monthly Archives: March 2016

Terry Harper scholarship deadline approaching!

The Terry Harper scholarship permits a journalist to attend the Excellence in Journalism conference at the society’s expense. Harper was the executive director of SPJ from 2002 until his death from cancer in 2009. Sigma Delta Chi then set up … Continue reading

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Gateway Journalism Review to host Ted Koppel (by recording) and David Yepsen

The fifth annual Gateway Journalism Review benefit will take place at 6 p.m. April 21 at Edward Jones¬†Headquarters in Des Peres. Keynote speakers are ABC Nightline anchor Ted Koppel and David Yepsen, veteran political reporter and director of the Paul … Continue reading

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St. Louis SPJ adds to chorus for New Voices Act

The following was presented to the Missouri House of Representatives last month in support of the Walter Cronkite New Voices Act. It has since been passed by the House and has been sent to the state Senate. Please feel free … Continue reading

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