July 2011 Institute Recap
July 10-13 was filled with classroom sessions and networking opportunities as forty-one journalists gathered in St. Petersburg, Fla. for SPJs Reporters Institute.
During the program, speakers covered everything from FOI to ethics. Every hour was packed with valuable information to enhance the careers of the participants.
Participants in the program had three years, or fewer, of professional experience and worked for publications of all sizes and shapes, from all over the U.S.
David Cuillier, University of Arizona
Lane DeGregory, St. Petersburg Times
Pam Fine, University of Kansas
Kenny Irby, The Poynter Institute
Kevin Smith, SPJ Ethics Committee
Lynn Walsh, Texas Watchdog
Deb Wenger, professor, University of Mississippi
July 2011 Graduates