Judy Woodruff will Headline May 21 Awards Dinner

Pioneering broadcast journalist Judy Woodruff, who has covered news and politics for more than four decades for CNN, NBC and PBS, will be the keynote speaker at the 2018 awards dinner sponsored by the Deadline Club, the New York City chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. The dinner will take place on Monday, May […]

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Oct 2017 Covering Hate: When the KKK and Neo-Nazis are the Story

Who would have ever thought that we’d be covering demonstrations with neo-Nazis chanting “blood and soil” in 2017? In the wake of Charlottesville, U.S. journalists are brushing up on their knowledge of such groups. As journalists, how do we ensure even-handed coverage of clashes between white nationalist and antifa groups? And how does our love […]

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Deadline Club Contest Entry Period Closes Out Strong

The 2017 Deadline Awards Contest entry period is now closed for 2017. The 2017 contest covers work that was published or broadcast in 2016 by news organizations from the New York metropolitan area.The finalists can be found here, and winners will be announced at our annual awards dinner at the Harvard Club of New York City […]

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March 2017 Public Panel: Outsmarting ‘Fake News’ and ‘Alt-Facts’

Public Panel: Outsmarting ‘Fake News’ and ‘Alt-Facts’ Watch the Video from the March 2 event The new Trump era’s assault on journalists, information gathering and facts poses an unprecedented challenge. With the factual landscape transforming at a dizzying pace, the need to accurately report and share reliable information is more urgent than ever. How can professional […]

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SPJ Offers Flash Discount Rate for New Members

As the new administration takes office, it’s now more important than ever to maintain our high journalistic standards and connect with other industry professionals. That’s why SPJ is offering a one year membership rate of $75 $45. The national organization also included a video and this link in regards to protecting the Freedom of Speech […]

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Deadline Club Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

The Deadline Club scholarship program is open to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in journalism or journalism-oriented communications programs in the New York metropolitan area. As many as four merit-based scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded to select students. All applications, including supporting materials, such as samples of work and letters of recommendation, must […]

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Deadline Awards Contest is Now Open!

The 2017 Deadline Awards Contest is Open for Entries! Submit by Friday, Feb. 17The Deadline Club is currently accepting entries for our 2016 Deadline Awards, with the entry period remaining open through 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 17. Click here to enter our electronic contest entry system, where you’ll find descriptions for each of our 31 categories and the rules […]

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