SPJ GA develops police de-escalation training with GPSTC

The Society of Professional Journalists Georgia Chapter has partnered with the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) to develop an online training course for law enforcement officials on interacting with the news media during times of civil unrest. The course, produced with guidance from the Georgia First Amendment Foundation and the UGA Law School’s First…

SPJ Georgia provides financial support to student newsrooms

As college newspapers across Georgia cover the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic on college communities, the Society for Professional Journalists Georgia Chapter is providing financial support to five student newspapers in Georgia to help bolster their newsrooms. SPJ Georgia’s Student Advocacy Committee selected the following newsrooms at public universities in the state of Georgia to…