Getting work and getting hired: Tips and tricks from professional journalists

Seattle times Investigative reporter Lewis Kamb, freelance journalist Josh Cohen, Tacoma News Tribune reporter Walker Orenstein, and Seattle Met politics reporter Hayat Norimine shared their experiences and best tips for getting work in a gig economy and getting hired. Here are our officer’s takeaways. “The major takeaway I got from this excellent panel discussion was […]

Meet our 2017-18 Board members

Hello everyone! We are excited to announce our board members for the 2017-18 academic year. We are still looking for a Vice President to fill the position for the Winter and Spring Quarters. An ideal VP is someone with a strong commitment to ethical journalism, a passion for storytelling and connecting with the community. We […]

Women in Multimedia: A panel discussion re-cap

The Association of Women in Communication (AWC) and SPJ teamed up to host our Women in Multimedia panel last week. We spoke with four talented female journalists about being women in journalism, making our voices heard, diversity, and changes in the media landscape as journalism gets increasingly digital. Our panelists were Corinne Chin and Lauren […]

Speed networking!

Disclaimer: I [the president] am very much aware of how this is mostly just a group of white dudes (-2.5) as mentors, but I assure you I reached out to many others. It just so happened that these mentors were the ones who could fit it into their schedules. I’m sorry it didn’t turn out […]

Women in Multimedia

Join us and the Association of Women in Communications for a panel discussion on women in multimedia. Our panelists will discuss ethics, diversity, making your voice heard, and changes in the media landscape. They will also share advice for student journalists and communications professionals. When: Wednesday, May 24 at 5p.m. Where: The Communications building (CMU) in […]