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UPDATED Region 9 Conference Schedule

Posted: 24th March 2014 by McKenzie Romero in Regional Conference, SPJ happenings...
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Friday, March 28th The Salt Lake Tribune 90 S. 400 West Opening Reception, light refreshments 6 p.m. — Suite 700 patio NSA Data Center Panel Discussion 6:30 p.m. — Suite 700 training room Salt Lake Tribune reporters Nate Carlisle and Tony Semerad, and NPR correspondent Howard Berkes. Moderated by KUER Radio West host Doug Fabrizio […]

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Check out this open letter from SPJ President Sonny Albarado to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. The letter answers Holder’s invitation to attend one of a series of off-the-record policy meetings at the Department of Justice, in response to the DOJ’s seizure of Associated Press phone records. Read Albarado’s letter here, and visit for updates.

2012 Awards Reception, Friday, June 15th

Posted: 2nd June 2012 by utahspj in SPJ happenings...
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SAVE THE DATE—The Utah Headliners Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists will be presenting our 2011 SPJ Awards for excellence in journalism on Friday, June 15. This year, rather than a formal dinner, the awards will be presented during an open house/reception to be held at the Officer’s Club at Ft. Douglas, on the […]

Top of the Rockies winners!

Posted: 3rd April 2012 by utahspj in Contest, SPJ happenings...
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Here’s a list of the finalists for the SPJ Region 9 “Top of the Rockies” awards. Congratulations to all. The awards ceremony will be held Friday, April 13 at the Denver Press Club. RSVP by clicking on this link.   5280 Patrick Doyle Amanda Falson Luck Hatlestad Lindsey B. Koehler Megan Feidman Robert Sanchez James […]

The next SPJ board meeting…

Posted: 24th March 2012 by utahspj in SPJ happenings...
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Our next SPJ Board meeting will be one week from tonight, March 29, at 6:30 p.m. I am finalizing a location. This shouldn’t be a very long meeting—I’m hoping we can finish by about 8 p.m. This time, I will be bringing some drinks and perhaps some snack foods—chips, salsa, etc., but not a dinner. […]