Pearson wins SRPI award for mass communications

(ATLANTA, GEORGIA) – Monica Kaufman Pearson, a SPJ member for more than 40 years, received the Robert S. Abbott Memorial Award for Meritorious Service in Mass Communications on Feb. 18 at the Southern Regional Press Institute at Savannah State University. Pearson also was the keynote speaker at the Milledge-Owens Awards Luncheon on Feb. 19. Pearson…

Georgia State j-student travels to Japan

(ATLANTA, GEORGIA) – The Scripps Howard Foundation awarded Ciara Frisbie, a SPJ student member and SPJ Georgia Pro’s Collegiate Chair, a nine‐day journalism study trip to Japan to nine college journalists, winners of its annual Roy W. Howard National Collegiate Reporting Competition. Her travels begin May 12 and includes excursions primarily in the Kansai region…

Who is Sizing Up the South?

“Sizing up the South” is the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) Region 3 website serving Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. This website, which is still in transformation, will update SPJ Region 3 fellow chapters in four states about what they are doing and how they can partner, communicate and share ideas. Join us on…