SPJ Pro Chapter board meets in Lafayette

The three-year-old Louisiana Pro Chapter of Society of Professional Journalists made some history Saturday, the first time the five board members have actually met as a group instead of by conference call. The chapter president, Sergy Odiduro, came 250 miles from Ruston to Lafayette, picking up board member Gregg Trusty in Shreveport along the way. Tracy Standley, a journalism professor at McNeese, came from Lake … Continue reading SPJ Pro Chapter board meets in Lafayette

SJF stress workshop set for July 22

The Shreveport Journalism Foundation is hosting a workshop on “Coping with Stress.” The event, set for Saturday, July 22 will be presented by Dr. Thomas Staats, clinical psychologist and co-author of  “The Doctor’s Guide to Instant Stress Relief.” Attendees will meet at the LSU Shreveport University Center at 9:30 a.m. Admission is $5. Click here for more information.   Continue reading SJF stress workshop set for July 22