SPJ 21 Journalism Conference • Sept. 2-4, 2021


September 29th, 2018 • 2018: Baltimore
Rethinking news coverage of mass shootings

Headline after headline, the news coverage of mass shootings – and a larger gun violence problem – challenge the media on their journalistic approach on reporting a problem that has already claimed the lives of more than 10,000 individuals this year.

October 15th, 2017 • 2017: Anaheim
Legendary reporter gives special toast and glimpse into tradition

Excellence in Journalism ’17 may be over, but there is one night that a couple of dozen journalists are treasuring, after being treated to history, culture and poetry from a legendary newsman. Retired TV reporter Rigo Chacon gave a memorable toast before this crowd, as he strolled down memory lane.

September 18th, 2015 • 2015: Orlando
Eagerness, expectations for Excellence in Journalism 2015

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