Trauma & Stress while working in journalism is topic for SPJ R3 conference

The Society of Professional Journalists – Region 3 and the Savannah State University Department of Journalism & Mass Communication (JMC) are providing an opportunity for honest talk on what is it is like to face trauma and ongoing stress as journalists, how to recognize when someone needs help, and to help find solutions to help…

Freelance Committee to Meet Feb. 11

ANNOUNCEMENT: The SPJ Georgia Pro committee on freelance journalism will meet on Monday, Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m., at 1786 Marlbrook Drive, Atlanta 30307. Anyone interested in this committee or meeting should contact SPJ Georgia freelance committee co-chairs Pam Dorsett (pgdorsett@aol.com) or Stell Simonton (simontone@bellsouth.net).

SPJ Georgia announces positions, candidates for 2019 Board of Directors

As required by our chapter bylaws, SPJ Georgia will be hosting an annual election this fall in order to fill our board of directors for the 2019 calendar year. Candidates for each position are below, with a description of each person along with the office they seek. Officers President Darius Goodman: Darius Goodman is a…

Job Posting: Douglas County Sentinel reporter

The Douglas County Sentinel in Douglasville, Georgia is seeking a community-minded journalist for its team in the metro Atlanta area. Candidates should have strong writing skills and the ability to cover both hard news and features. Knowledge of social media and basic photography skills are also musts for this position. The successful candidate will be…

Freelancer Lunch Set for Nov. 17 at Punch Bowl Social

Freelancing? Want to be freelancing? Just like eating? If you answered “yes” to any of the above, come out Saturday, Nov. 17 for SPJ Georgia’s monthly freelancer luncheon. We’ll be meeting at noon at Punch Bowl Social inside The Battery Atlanta (875 Battery Ave SE Ste 720, Atlanta, GA 30339). Please note: There is NO…