March 3rd, 2009 • Quill Archives
Pauley seeds project: Task force’s goal to help education
In lieu of the regular member profile in Quill, this month’s SPJ Report takes a look back at a feature from the March 1995 issue. The following article reviews the efforts of then-NBC anchor Jane Pauley and SPJ to examine the readiness of broadcast journalism students when seeking jobs in newsrooms.
April 2nd, 2007 • Quill Archives
Foundation and SPJ to address public perception of the media
The erosion of public trust – it’s one of the most important issues facing journalism today. Maybe you’ve experienced this, too: You meet someone and tell them you are a journalist. Eyes roll. Maybe there’s a snide comment about “the media.”
A new year begins for the Sigma Delta Chi Foundation, the fundraising and educational arm of SPJ. The foundation elected new directors, each with considerable experience in journalism and some with service to the Society as past national presidents and regional directors.