$20 – $90

SPJ Region 11 Annual Conference in Hawaii - Real Skills for Real News

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University of Hawaii Manoa, Campus Center

2465 Campus Rd

Honolulu, HI 96822

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Real skills for real news!

Learn how to cover indigenous issues and people, get trained by experts from Google and IRE/NICAR, learn how to spot "fake news" and learn media literacy session from SPJ National President-Elect Matthew Hall. Learn from media attorney Jeff Portnoy what exactly is and is not fair use of photos. Cheer on a group of college-level debaters from around the county in a competition organized by Cal Poly Professor John Patrick.

And, of course, mingle and network with students and pros in the profession from SPJ Region 11: Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Nevada and Mariana Islands.

Tickets are on sale now. Use the Eventbrite RSVP, or send checks to SPJ-Hawaii, HAWAII CHAPTER SPJ // P.O. BOX 3141 // HONOLULU, HI 96802

Venue is the Campus Center at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, seven miles from Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport.

Things start right away on Friday (March 20) so it will be good for out-of-towners to arrive Thursday night (March 19).

Lodging

We have arranged for 15 non-air-conditioned rooms 14 studio -- $59 per night -- and 1 corner studio -- $73 per night -- at Lincoln Hall of the East-West Center, two blocks from the Campus Center. You can make reserations through Hawaii SPJ President Stirling Morita at smorita1@twc.com. Since the rooms are not air-conditioned, you might want to bring a portable hand-held fan.

If that doesn't appeal to you here is a list of hotels not that far from the venue. Approximate daily rates for rooms with 1-2 beds, not including taxes:

-- Pagoda: $140 for a room with 2 double beds. $15.00 resort fee
-- Ohana East: $200-280. $22 resort fee
-- Ohana Malia: $246-$256. $22 resort fee
-- Ala Moana Hotel: $209-$240. $45 resort fee
-- Hilton Hawaiian Village: $214-$232 for Hilton Honors members. $235-$255 for non-members. $45 resort fee

Conference fees (which cover two lunches):

$20 University of Hawaii* students
$40 early bird non-UH students
$50 non-UH students after Feb. 20
$70 early bird SPJ pro memmbers
$80 SPJ pro members after Feb. 20
$90 non SPJ members

* University of Hawaii-Manoa students qualify for a substantial discount because a university agency is sponsoring the use of the Campus Center.





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