Should SPJ’s national conference be virtual?

The SPJ national board of directors will be meeting soon to decide whether this year’s national conference in September will be on-ground in New Orleans as planned, a hybrid conference with some aspects taking place online, or entirely virtual, as the 2020 conference was. This is also the first year in many years that SPJ…

Freelancers Coffee Hour this Friday

Join St. Louis Society of Professional Journalists and Editorial Freelancers Association for our joint Freelancers Coffee Hour at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5! We’ve been holding our monthly meetups through 2020 when it was safe. Since it’s not quite safe to return to our favorite coffeehouse, we’ll be meeting via Zoom this month! There’s no…

New member database is live!

The national Society of Professional Journalists has finally completed its migration to a new database, which will allow you manage your membership and access new tools through the spj.org database. If you’re an up-to-date member, you should have received an email to access your personalized link and set up your member landing page. If not…

We’re back!

Thank you for your patience, friends! Gremlins ate our website some time ago, and sadly, all of us here at St. Louis SPJ are journalists, not technical geniuses or computer programmers. It’s taken some time, but we’ve got our new website up. It was a bit of a wrench to lose more than a decade’s…