The Value of Journalism Ethics with Andrew Seaman of Thomson Reuters

Andrew Seaman, center, presented a very interesting workshop stressing the importance of journalism ethics to SBU-SPJ members. He also gave advice to students on how to succeed in professional journalism. Photo credit, the Tabler Arts Center (April 29, 2015).

Thank you to Andrew Seaman, medical journalist for Thomson Reuters, for an amazing journalism ethics talk tonight! A little bit of ethics goes a long way for journalists, especially in today’s age. Members brought excellent questions and also gained valuable advice for our future careers.

We look forward to hosting big events, such as this one, again in the near future!

SBU-SPJ Awarded the Norman L. Prusslin Educational Media Program Award

Norman L. Prusslin, Director of the Media Arts Minor at Stony Brook University, presents the Norman L. Prusslin Educational Media Program Award to SBU-SPJ. SBU-SPJ President  Jimin Kim and Vice President Kristy Gerlett accepted the award on behalf of their chapter.

Norman L. Prusslin, Director of the Media Arts Minor at Stony Brook University, presents the Norman L. Prusslin Educational Media Program Award to SBU-SPJ. SBU-SPJ President Jimin Kim and Vice President Kristy Gerlett accepted the award on behalf of their chapter. Photo by Jacqueline Atkins (April 27, 2015).

For its dedication to supporting journalism and providing students with professional journalism opportunities and educational programs, SBU-SPJ won the Norman L. Prusslin Educational Media Program Award. 

Thank you to all of our members and supporters for helping the chapter reach this milestone. We look forward to us growing SBU-SPJ even more!

SBU-SPJ Attends the SPJ Region 1 Conference

SBU-SPJ members after participating in two very engaging days of networking and learning at the SPJ Region 1 Conference at Hofstra.

SBU-SPJ members after participating in two engaging days of networking and learning at the SPJ Region 1 Conference at Hofstra.

Thank you SPJ Region 1 for two amazing days of networking and learning at the SPJ Region 1 Conference from April 17 to 18 at Hofstra University. SBU-SPJ members learned great advice on how to land a journalism job, branding ourselves as professionals, improving our resumes and more.

We look forward to networking with more journalists in events such as this one in the future!

SBU-SPJ  members  took part in journalism panels discussing narrative storytelling, sports reporting, data reporting and more at the SBU-SPJ Region 1 Conference at Hofstra University.

SBU-SPJ members attended journalism panels discussing narrative storytelling, sports broadcasting, data reporting and more at the SBU-SPJ Region 1 Conference at Hofstra University. They also spoke with professional journalists and fellow student journalists at the event.