Candidates for the 2023 board

President Nicolle Sartain Nicolle Sartain in an editor for The News Courier in Athens, AL. She served as president of the Georgia chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists for 2022 and vice president in 2021. She was the nominations committee chair for SPJ’s national elections in 2022 and served as a mentor for The…

SPJ Georgia offers MediaFest 22 stipend

The SPJ Georgia board wants to help their members get to the first in-person conference in Washington D.C. in October. Please fill out the form below to tell us why you want to go and how the funds can help you. The board will contact you in September if you are chosen to receive a…

Open board position

SPJ Georgia is looking for a new treasurer. If you are interested please fill out the form below so we can talk to you about to possibility of joining our board!

First in-person event since 2020: On Background Brews

Calling all journalists in Georgia (and within striking distance). The SPJ Georgia Pro chapter is holding its first in-person event since early 2020 and we’d love to see you there! Place: Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant, 1224 Hammond Drive, Dunwoody, Ga. Register here! Date: June 11, Saturday Time: 1-3 p.m. Munchies: Yes, we’ve ordered up…

Covering war and crisis in Ukraine

When a major crisis breaks out internationally the question for local journalists in cities across the US should be – what does the community here need to know? What kind of context can I provide? To give your audience better content, you need to understand what reporting on war and crisis is like. In this…