Team up for Thursday’s trivia night!

Tickets are still available for our next local news trivia night — April 21 at 6:30 p.m. (Mingle for a bit, then we’ll start promptly at 7!) Finally! A chance to utilize your vast wealth of local news knowledge, at the spring edition of Headlines ‘n Deadlines bar trivia at Machine House Brewery in Georgetown. Teams […]

Guest post: ‘Let’s talk about #JournalismSoWhite’

This is a guest post by Yessenia Funes, editor at YES Magazine and one of the panelists at the April 12 #JournalismSoWhite discussion in Seattle. SPJ Western WA Pro Chapter board member Marcus Green helped organize the event, and he and chapter president Athima Chansanchai served as two of the moderators. This piece has been republished with […]

Call for SPJ Western Washington scholarship applicants

The Western Washington chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is calling for applicants for four scholarships for deserving Washington state journalism students. The scholarships for the 2016-2017 school year are as follows: Two SPJ Western Washington Pro chapter scholarships of $4,500 each to undergraduates majoring in journalism or communications at two-year or four-year colleges in Washington. […]

Join us April 12 for #JournalismSoWhite

Join in a power packed discussion April 12 focusing on the state of journalism today from the viewpoint of prominent journalists of color at the Rainier Valley Cultural Center. The discussion will center on the unique challenges faced by women and communities of color in the industry, and how the media can be more receptive […]

Get tickets now for April 21 Headlines ‘n Deadlines trivia night!

Come join area journos as the SPJ Western Washington Pro Chapter celebrates the spring edition of Headlines ‘n Deadlines bar trivia at Machine House Brewery in Georgetown on April 21. This event will be hosted by former two-time Jeopardy champion Glenn Fleishman, a veteran tech journalist who has written extensively for the New York Times, The Economist, Wired and Fast Company. […]

Get tickets now for March 10 ‘Talk Shop’ with Eli Sanders and Joanne Silberner

Listen in as two top local journalists interview each other on the craft of storytelling. Eli Sanders, a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, and Joanne Silberner, an NPR veteran, will sit down for a one-on-one conversation at 7 p.m. on March 10 at The Seattle Times. Both have done extensive work on the delicate subject of mental […]

Contest deadline extended to Monday, Feb. 22!

Hopefully you’ve seen our many emails, tweets and Facebook posts about this, but if you haven’t, you still have time to enter the 2015 NW Excellence in Journalism Contest. The FINAL deadline is now Monday, February 22 at 5 p.m. PST. Submit your best work from 2015 to the contest, which is one of the largest of […]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with our new t-shirts and hoodies

We ❤ you. You ❤ news. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with some journalism love. Check out our new ‪t-shirts ($15) and hoodies ($35). They’ll be available at all our upcoming events, including the March 10 continuing education event at The Seattle Times that will cover storytelling and the April 21 Headlines ‘n Deadlines news trivia night at the Machine […]

Contest deadline extended to Feb. 20

If you haven’t turned in your 2015 entries yet for the SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest, you have more time to gather your best work and submit it. The contest deadline is now Feb. 20. Get all the details on the SPJ Region 10 Blog.

Save the date for storytelling event and news trivia night

The SPJ Western WA Pro Chapter has a lot going on in February. Sign up now for the first two highlights below and save the date for the rest! We’ve launched the 2015 SPJ Northwest Excellence in Journalism contest! Send us your best work from last year! Deadline is Feb. 15. We’re also in search […]