Winners announced in 2016 Utah SPJ contest

The Utah Headliners are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s local journalism contest. This year’s competition proved to be our strongest yet, with more than 860 entries coming in from media outlets on all platforms. Winners and finalists, along with the 2016 Honorees, were recognized Thursday night in Salt Lake City at a … More Winners announced in 2016 Utah SPJ contest

SPJ President: DOJ violated its own policy in seizing AP phone records

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.

Upcoming speaker…

From SUU News and the University Journal: New York Times national correspondent Richard Oppel Jr. will be speaking at SUU on Feb. 23. Details can be found on the pdf we’ve posted here: Richard Oppel, Jr. speaking engagement