Free Speech Wall Project Brainstorming

SPJ/ONA DePaul presented its free speech wall project at the SPJ Region 5 conference in Chicago. After the presentation, we held a brainstorming meeting with other chapters that attended, including Indiana, Loyola, Butler and Eastern Kentucky. Here are some of the ideas the chapters came up with as we plan to take the project to […]

SPJ/ONA DePaul Free Speech Wall Presentation

SPJ/ONA DePaul presented its Free Speech Wall program to 25 students, pros and advisers during an afternoon session at the SPJ Region 5 conference April 12 in Chicago. The students did a 20-minute presentation, showed the wall as well as research on results of the Free Speech Wall, which they are turning into an annual […]

Women in Sports Journalism Panel Coverage

SPJ/ONA DePaul hosted a Women in Sports Journalism Panel at DePaul’s downtown campus on April 10 that explored locker room access issues, industry trends and some great advice on making it in sports media. The event started with the ESPN documentary “Let Them Wear Towels,” a history of female journalists working in male locker rooms. […]

SPJ/ONA DePaul Women in Sports Journalism Panel

SPJ/ONA DePaul is hosting a Women in Sports Journalism Panel on Thursday, April 10. The event, which is free and open to the public, starts at 5:45 p.m. with a viewing of an ESPN documentary, “Let Them Wear Towels,” followed by networking and the panel. Guests can arrive at any point up to 6:45. Details […]

SPJ/ONA DePaul Begins Code of Ethics Review

Despite wind chills that hit minus-30 degrees, SPJ/ONA DePaul’s executive board met with the organization’s membership on Jan. 17 to review the SPJ Code of Ethics and begin drafting changes. The exercise is part of the national organization’s first review of the code since it was last updated in 1996. SPJ/ONA DePaul will meet again […]