Vaccine for Journos April 5

We have some very good news! Starting on April 5th, all members of the press will be eligible for COVID vaccinations in New Jersey. SPJ has been petitioning governors in many states and this morning Governor Murphy made the official …

William Paterson SPJ Chapter Named National Outstanding Campus Chapter

By John Conlow, WPSPJ President, and Christin Rodriguez, WPSPJ Vice President

The William Paterson University chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists has been named the nation’s Outstanding Campus Chapter for 2020, beating out nearly 100 chapters, including universities more …

Election Day Coverage Guide

Editor’s note: We all know that Election Day (and the days that follow) are going to pose challenges for journalists, so we wanted to share some practical advice about Election Day coverage. These tips were compiled by Jennifer Borg, a

A Time of Upheaval…and Opportunity

Fall 2020 President’s Message

“It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake.” ~ Frederick Douglass

We have the storm of COVID, a …