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And now, a word from our sponsor… Today I donated in SPJ’s Day of Giving to the Terry Harper Fellowship, of which I was a proud recipient in 2010. It was the first year for the Harper scholarship, which funded … Continue reading

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Meet a national SPJ presidential candidate, May 8

John Ensslin, a candidate for president of the Society of Professional Journalists, will be in St. Louis as part of an informal listening tour. You are invited to meet John for drinks at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 8, at Blueberry … Continue reading

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Nicklaus honored with Dubin award

St. Louis Post-Dispatch business columnist and longtime SPJ leader Dave Nicklaus accepted the Howard S. Dubin Outstanding Professional Member Award. The award ceremony was held at the end of SPJ’s national convention Tuesday night in Las Vegas. After the dinner … Continue reading

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The (bright) future of journalism

“Journalism will survive its institutions.” – David Cohn, founder spot.us, crowd-funded journalism site where reporters make story pitches and readers make financial contributions to finance the story A photo shows a yellow flower pushing through the cracked earth, surrounded by … Continue reading

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