EIJ19 is coming to an end. The Excellence in Journalism Conference brings aspiring, rising and professional journalists together once a year to expand their skills in the media industry and gain connections with others to reach their future goals.
All kinds of people from the journalism industry attend EIJ, and you never know who you’ll bump into. There is always new things to learn because EIJ is one of the few places where national anchors, broadcasting media recruiters and communication students can network. It’s an unforgettable experience where there is always new things to learn.
Journalism is always evolving. The great thing about EIJ is that every year there are new things to learn to keep up with the changes. This convention offers workshops, mixers, parties and a career fairs where everyone is willing to connect and advance their career opportunities.
EIJ News spoke with three aspiring journalists to share their takeaways from the conference.