Author: Jim MacMillan

For the Love of Journalism: Klein College hosting SPJ regional conference

Klein College of Media and Communication will be hosting The Society of Professional Journalists Region 1 Spring Conference next month in Philadelphia. Click for complete details:

For the Love of Journalism 2018

Welcome to the official website of The Society of Professional Journalists Region 1 Spring Conference. This year’s conference will take place from April 21-22 2018 at Temple University in Philadelphia. The theme of the conference is “For the Love of Journalism,” reflecting both our love for our chosen profession and a growing public appreciation of how the role of a free press serves in a democracy.

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The Reentry Project Monthly: February, 2018

Generations of Philadelphia families are incarcerated together

4 smart practices for hiring formerly incarcerated Philadelphians

MALCOLM JENKINS’ CRIMINAL JUSTICE SEASON: Playoff Edition

Do you have a returning citizen-friendly workplace?

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Photo night with Nick Ut, AP’s legendary ‘Napalm Girl’ photographer

Photojournalist Nick Ut will share his work at the Pen and Pencil on Thursday, February 22nd at 8 p.m. He recently retired after 51 years with the Associated Press.

Photo night with Nick Ut, AP’s legendary ‘Napalm Girl’ photographer

Photojournalist Nick Ut will share his work at the Pen and Pencil on Thursday, February 22nd at 8 p.m. He recently retired after 51 years with the Associated Press. Born in Vietnam, Nick Ut joined the Associated Press at age 16 following the death of his older brother, an AP photographer.

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Photo Night: 2017 Year in Review

It’s that time again! The annual Year in Review presentation will take place at the Pen & Pencil Club in Philadelphia on February 7, 2018 at 8 p.m. The submission deadline is January 16, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Click the post below for complete details.

Photo Night: 2017 Year in Review

It’s that time again! The annual Year in Review presentation will take place at the Pen & Pencil Club in Philadelphia on February 7, 2018 at 8 p.m. Once again, David Maialetti will curate submissions and produce a multimedia program that will showcase the best work from last year.

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Philadelphia Solutions Journalism Collaborative seeking next topic

For the past year, the Center for Public Interest Journalism has been supporting The Reentry Project, a collaborative news initiative about the challenges of — and solutions to — prisoner reentry in Philadelphia. Thanks to a grant from The Lenfest Institute, the partnership now plans to expand to cover more topics beginning in 2018.

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