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OKSPJ Awards Banquet
Sat, April 22, 2017, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM CDT
SPJ Oklahoma is excited to share that esteemed Oklahoman/OU Journalism grad, now Washington Post's Investigative Editor David Fallis will be our keynote speaker during our annual awards banquet on April 22nd in Stillwater, OK! He and his outstanding team recently won the Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Journalism!
It was announced that four members of The Washington Post staff have also won George Polk journalism awards for work published last year.
“The award for medical reporting went to reporters Lenny Bernstein and Scott Higham and editor David Fallis for tracing lax regulation of narcotic painkillers by the Drug Enforcement Administration ‘to pressure from the pharmaceutical industry and allies in Congress and the Justice Department.’ ”
The 2017 Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists awards banquet is set for April 22. The reception starts at 6 p.m. with the banquet following at 7 p.m. at http://www.meditationscatering.com/ Location: 1205 N Country Club Rd, Stillwater, Oklahoma, Meditations Catering & Banquet Facility. Call (405) 377-7771.