February Special! Join SPJ today and save as much as 33% on your membership.
Special rates are in effect until February 29 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Applies to new memberships only.

> Latest News, Blogs and Events (tap to expand)

Home    Sign In    Join    Give

— ADVERTISEMENT —
Advertise with SPJ

Advertise with SPJ
— ADVERTISEMENT —
Advertise with SPJ
1

Join SPJ
Join SPJWhy join?
Donate


SPJ News
– SPJ urges Pentagon to reconsider Stars and Stripes cuts
– Pulliam Fellowship supports editorial investigation into crumbling homes in Connecticut, Canada, Ireland
– SPJ supports NPR journalists facing challenges from State Department

Events and Deadlines
– 2/21/20: Postmark Deadline: SPJ National High School Essay Contest
– 2/25/20: Entry Deadline: SPJ New America Award
– 2/25/20: Entry Deadline: Sigma Delta Chi Awards




Home > SPJ News > Society of Professional Journalists Takes 2000 National Convention to Columbus, Ohio

SPJ News
Latest SPJ News | RSS


Society of Professional Journalists Takes 2000 National Convention to Columbus, Ohio


— ADVERTISEMENT —

MEDIA ALERT
10/19/2000


ATTENTION News editors, Business editors, Feature editors, Photo editors, Assignment desk

WHAT
Join SPJ at its National Convention as it uncovers methods to bring new perspectives to journalists’ work and careers. SPJ will elect its officers for the upcoming year and conduct official SPJ business.

WHEN
Thursday, Oct. 26, Friday, Oct. 27, and Saturday, Oct. 28

WHERE
Adam’s Mark Hotel 50 N. Third St.
Columbus, OH 43215

SPECIAL GUESTS Special guests at the convention will include:

Helen Thomas, former White House correspondent

Mike Peters, Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist for the Dayton Daily News and creator of Mother Goose and Grimm
Anna Werner, Houston TV-11, the first reporter to break the Firestone Tire story

Bob Orr of CBS News

Mary Mapes, Ed Bradley and Helen Malgrem of “60 Minutes II”

MEDIA PASSES Media passes can be obtained at the SPJ registration desk or at the SPJ staff office at the Adam’s Mark Hotel in Columbus, Ohio, from Oct. 25-28. Journalists also may call 317/927-8000 before 5 p.m. Oct. 23 to reserve their media passes. Media contact: Sarah A. Shrode, SPJ communications manager.



Twitter Facebook Instagram LinkedIn RSS


Copyright © 1996-2020 Society of Professional Journalists. All rights reserved.

Twitter Facebook Instagram LinkedIn RSS

LegalPolicies

Society of Professional Journalists
Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Center
3909 N. Meridian St., Suite 200
Indianapolis, IN 46208
317-927-8000

Contact SPJ Headquarters
Employment Opportunities
Advertise with SPJ