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2019 #BABJReviews

May 11 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM


The 2019 #BABJReviews will take place Saturday May 11, 2019 from 9a.m. – 2p.m. at Morgan State University’s School of Global Journalism and Communication.

The Baltimore Association of Black Journalists hosts #BABJReviews to offer one-on-one professional development for those looking for improve their media careers by getting feedback and guidance from local media experts and managers.

ONE-on-One Sessions

Click here to sign here up for one-on-one critiques https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F084EAFA823A5F94-2019

Print/Online (newspaper, magazine and online clips)

Sam Davis, The Baltimore Sun Managing Editor

Lisa Snowden-McCray, Baltimore Beat Editor


Broadcast TV/Video (reporter, producer, anchor and videographer reels)

Calvin Johnson, WMAR-TV Executive Producer


Radio/Audio (reporter, producer, anchor and podcast reels)

Zuri Berry, WAMU-FM Senior Managing Editor


Public Relations Portfolio Reviews (press releases, media advisories, newsletters, etc.)

Brandon Frazier, Grounded Solutions Network Communications Director

T.J. Smith, Press Secretary for Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski



Benét J. Wilson, Resumes By Benét


Style (professional style and branding reviews)

Chenire Carter, That Someday is Tonight


Professional Headshots with Brian Waters, BWaters Productions

This year we’re also offering professional headshots by Brian Waters of BWaters Productions. Attendees have a chance to sign up for 10 minute photo shoots and will receive an edited photograph within the following week. This package is $20 and are set by appointments.

Click here to sign here up for a 10 minute photo shoot and one edited photograph

Panel – Topic TBD

BABJ traditionally hosts a panel following the BABJ Reviews. The panel topic is to be determined.

Click here to RSVP to attend the panel https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-babjreviews-tickets-60732322010



May 11
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Morgan State University’s School of Global Journalism and Communication
4909-4941 Perring Pkwy
Baltimore, Maryland 21214 United States
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