We proactively design initiatives that amplify new and diverse voices for both SPJ and journalism overall.
On both chapter and national levels, SPJ provides an open forum for the discussion of diversity issues in journalism. Our Diversity & Inclusion Committees purpose is to promote a broader voice in newsrooms across the country and expand the depth and quality of news reports through better sourcing.
We provide examination, thought leadership and resources that support a more sustainable future for journalism.
Our national convention, taps into in essential voices from up and down the journalism spectrum from lifetime achievement award winners to young journalists who are changing the profession from the ground floor.
Whether youre just starting out or a seasoned pro looking for new tips, SPJs Freelance Community is the place to network, find support and discuss your craft.
SPJ's professional and campus chapters provide countless opportunities to network and nourish your career right in your own community. Our annual Regional Conferences bringing area journalists, students and journalism educators together in one place to hear from industry experts on topics ranging from improving writing to leveraging technology in todays new media climate.
We help prepare the next generation of journalists through our student and young professional programs.
SPJ helps usher in the next generation of journalists with tools and training for both students and educators.