Freelance committee meeting

ANNOUNCEMENT: The SPJ Georgia Pro committee on freelance journalism will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 7:30 p.m. at the Starbucks on Ashford Dunwoody Road. Address: 4441 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, Ga. 30346. Anyone interested in this committee, which is working toward organizing and promoting a freelance workshop in May 2017, should contact Haisten Willis at Haisten.Willis@Gmail.com.

SPeachJ full of features including member spotlight, and Haiti connection; 4 committees meetings scheduled

WATCH FOR SPEACHJ’S NEW REDESIGN Welcome new SPJ Georgia member Jennifer Matthews, Associate Producer at CNN Katja Ridderbusch: Freelancer works in U.S. and Europe By Erica Relaford, SPJ Georgia intern, Savannah State University, senior, majoring in journalism Katja Ridderbusch, a senior foreign correspondent, author and multimedia journalist has been working in the journalism industry for more…

Get ready to become a freelancer; couple finds love for community journalism

Welcome new 2015 SPJ Georgia members: Jim Crane, Executive Director of Standards and Practices, CNN; Stephany Fisher, CBSAtlanta 46, anchor; Alvie Hackle, staff writer, Statesboro Herald; Karen Huppertz, columnist for Atlanta Journal-Constitution; J Kenley Jones, Statesboro, Georgia; Sandee LaMotte, Executive Producer, Special Projects, CBS Atlanta 46; Cristy Lenz, Supervisor, CNN National Desk; Paige M. Peebles-McDuffie, Freelance journalist, Independence Day Publishing; Andy Miller, CEO/Editor…

SPJ and ONA hold social media panel in September

NEW SPJ GEORGIA CHARTER MEMBERS Welcome to the new charter members of SPJ Georgia! Don’t forget that YOU CAN JOIN SPJ Georgia as a charter member and further your journalistic ambitions and the industry in Georgia. Ilene Heller, freelance editor   LOOKING TO THE FUTURE WITH SPJ GEORGIA Almost a year has passed since we planted the seeds…

SPJ Georgia to hold workshop on May 10

NEW SPJ GEORGIA CHARTER MEMBERS Welcome to the new charter members of SPJ Georgia! Don’t forget that you can join and further your journalistic ambitions and the industry in Georgia. David Armstrong, Emory University, senior lecturer/journalist in residence Mike C. Cavender, Radio Television Digital News Association, executive director Jim Crane, CNN, executive director of standards…