Quick Notes

This new page will provide information on various programs and events that are happening for journalists in the South. Quick notes will be published every Monday morning.

Click on links for details about each event:

The Excellence in Journalism Conference is Sept. 5-7 in San Antonio, Texas. The Society of Professional Journalists is sponsoring the conference with Radio Television Digital News Association and National Association of Hispanic Journalists. Early registration ends June 27.

The Solutions Journalism Network will offer a webinar June 11 for RTDNA members June 11. The webinar will discuss why rigorous reporting on responses to social problems is important. Presenters will explain steps in reporting a solutions story.

The Atlanta Association of Black Journalists will present the panel discussion “The Black Male Media Project: Becoming A Gatekeeper” 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 1 at WSBTV-2, 1601 West Peachtree St., Atlanta, Georgia.

The 2019 National Association of Black Journalists Annual Convention and Career Fair is Aug. 7-11 in Miami, Florida.

The 2019 Asian American Journalists Association National Convention is July 31-Aug. 3 in Atlanta, Georgia. Pre-registration discount for active AAJA members is due by June 19.

Contact Sharon Dunten at editor@sizingupthesouth.com for submission of an event for this page or to advertise on the SizingUpTheSouth.com website.