Category Archives: education

You weren’t using those First Amendment rights anyway, were you?

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville hosted the First Amendment Free* Food Festival on March 28, offering free pizza in exchange for temporarily signing away your First Amendment rights. No free speech, religion, press… no big deal when you’re talking about pizza, … Continue reading

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Coming this Saturday: SPJ Student Boot Camp!

Calling student journalists!┬áCome learn from the pros at the St. Louis Society of Professional Journalists’ Student Boot Camp! Sessions include investigative reporting, the skills you need to land a job, online journalism, making it as a freelancer, research and the … Continue reading

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Mark of Excellence Awards at Region 7 conference!

Several Mark of Excellence awards went to St. Louis-area college students this weekend at the Region 7 conference! A full list of MoE awards will be posted soon on the Kansas City Press Club website. In the meantime, here are … 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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