Category Archives: international journalism

A visit with Chinese journalists

St. Louis SPJ board members and a group of Chinese journalists, media professionals and academics recently met on June 18, to talk about media in the U.S. Chapter President Elizabeth Donald and Vice President Tammy Merrett fielded questions about what … Continue reading

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Journalists from Baltics to visit St. Louis, discuss Ferguson

What do 12 journalists from the Baltic States and the Society of Professional Journalists have in common? Ferguson. The journalists — four each from Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania — will visit with members of the St. Louis Pro Chapter of … Continue reading

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SPJ freelancer in Iraq reaches Kickstarter goal

A Kickstarter campaign to help purchase protective gear for an SPJ-member freelance journalist from St. Louis reporting in Iraq has reached its goal, but more help is needed. “Keep Us Alive Covering Conflict in the Middle East” surpassed its $3,000 … Continue reading

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Former SPJ student officer reporting in Iraq launches Kickstarter campaign to purchase protective gear

By Carlos Restreppo St. Louis Pro Chapter board member Tuesday was Sheren Khalel’s 25th birthday, but this Webster University graduate is not asking for gifts or a cake. Khalel, a former officer of her SPJ student chapter in St. Louis, … Continue reading

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