Join us for a day of training and celebrating Collegiate Journalism in the Palmetto State!
The meeting will be hosted in the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center in the Black Box.
Agenda for Collegiate Meeting:
9:30 – 10 a.m. Registration and newspaper swap
10 – 11 a.m. Opening Session
"Why real news matters" | Featuring Francis Marion University's Executive Director of Public Affairs Tucker Mitchell, former Florence Morning News Editor Harry Logan, Coastal Carolina University Journalist/Media Executive in Residence Trisha O'Connor and SCPA Executive Director Bill Rogers as moderator
11 – 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. – 12 p.m. Panel Discussion
"Multiplatform Journalism" | Featuring Florence Morning News multimedia journalists Jessica Imbimbo, Josh Lloyd, Shamira McCray and Digital Editor Matt Robertson as moderator
12 – 1 p.m. Lunch
Boxed lunches will be provided courtesy of The Patriot, Francis Marion University
1 – 1:40 p.m. Afternoon Session
"Life after graduation" | Featuring Carolina Forest Chronicle journalists Kristyn Winch, Viraj Naik and Editor Charles Perry
1:45 – 2:10 p.m. Roundtable Discussions (choose one)
- Web/multimedia/social media
- advisor discussion
2:10– 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 – 2:35 p.m. Closing Keynote addresses with Collegiate Journalists
of the Year
2:35 – 3 p.m. Awards Presentation
You must register by April 14.
Cost to attend is $5.
Parking will be available at: